News for category: "Homes and property"
Published on Tuesday, 28th March 2017 in Homes and property news
The new premises for Shiloh, a local charity supporting homeless and vulnerable people, is moving a step closer to opening thanks to the Council and their contract partners Fortem and Mears.
Published on Monday, 27th March 2017 in Council housing news
A development of 12 new affordable homes for council tenants has been completed in Swinton.
Published on Friday, 24th March 2017 in People and communities news
A new furniture scheme has launched in Rotherham to help tenants make their houses into homes when they move on from homelessness.
Published on Friday, 17th March 2017 in Affordable housing news
Not just one but two of Rotherham Councilís housing teams are celebrating success following recognition for making a difference to the services they deliver.
Published on Tuesday, 14th March 2017 in Affordable housing news
The Council is urging tenants to be early birds and get the date for the annual Tenants Housing Conference into their diaries.
Published on Wednesday, 22nd February 2017 in Health and social care news
Rotherham Council, in partnership with Rotherham Rise, has been successful in its bid to increase funding to help victims of domestic abuse rebuild their lives.
Published on Thursday, 12th January 2017 in Homes and property news
The Council has been successful in securing two different funding streams from the Government that will help hundreds more residents to get on the housing ladder.
Published on Thursday, 15th December 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham recently hosted the launch of the ĎHousing Compactí, a landmark agreement, between local authorities and housing providers in the Sheffield City Region to drive the economy through new house
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Consultations news
The Council is seeking views from people across the region about what type of homes they would like to see in Rotherham town centre.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council is pleased to announce the formal opening of four adapted, self-contained apartments in Shaftesbury House.
Published on Tuesday, 1st November 2016 in Children and family care news
Two new build Council bungalows have opened their doors to two local families with disabled children.
Published on Thursday, 29th September 2016 in People and communities news
Rotherham Council's Housing and Neighbourhood Services are celebrating this week after being successfully awarded the Tpas accreditation for excellence in tenant engagement.
Published on Thursday, 15th September 2016 in Aston news
Rotherham Council tenants and leaseholders were rewarded for their glorious gardens at the annual Garden Competition awards ceremony on Thursday 8 September.
Published on Thursday, 28th July 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council is backing a new Government programme which will help under 40s get on the housing ladder, and local people are being urged to find out more.
Published on Wednesday, 13th July 2016 in Environment and planning news
Rotherham Council has announced plans to buy 24 long-term derelict properties to refurbish and let as Council homes.
Published on Wednesday, 4th May 2016 in Commissioners news
Rotherham Council has appointed its new Strategic Director of Adult Care and Housing, the final appointment to the authority's new permanent senior management team.
Published on Tuesday, 29th March 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Council used new powers to fine two residents after they ignored requests to tidy up their gardens.
Published on Thursday, 24th March 2016 in Council housing news
A brand new Council Housing development at Barbers Avenue Rawmarsh was officially opened yesterday by the Mayor of Rotherham, Cllr Maggi Clark.
Published on Wednesday, 23rd March 2016 in Environmental health news
A Rotherham landlord has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 at Rotherham Magistratesí Court after pleading guilty to operating a rented house without a licence.
Published on Wednesday, 9th March 2016 in Homes and property news
Rotherham Councilís Key Choices Service, which provides advice to customers on all housing options as well as support to prevent customers becoming homeless, is moving to Riverside House on 18 March.
Published on Thursday, 28th January 2016 in People and communities news
Residents in Flanderwell were given advice and assistance to help keep themselves and their homes safe at an event this week.
Published on Tuesday, 15th December 2015 in Environmental health news
Tenants are starting to see improvements to their homes as Rotherham Council moves forward with its Selective Licensing scheme.
Published on Friday, 6th November 2015 in Homes and property news
The first tenants have moved into four new Council homes built in Bramley.
Published on Thursday, 24th September 2015 in Council housing news
This yearís Rotherham Garden Competition has been hailed a blooming success with new categories attracting more entries.
Published on Monday, 14th September 2015 in Business and investment news
The sites earmarked for new homes, industrial and retail space in Rotherham will be put forward for council approval for consultation at the next Council meeting (16 September).
Published on Thursday, 10th September 2015 in People and communities news
Rotherham Council and Willmott Dixon will be hitting the streets to promote gas safety as part of Gas Safety Week (14 to 20 September).
Published on Monday, 1st June 2015 in Homes and property news
Several new buildings across Rotherham, including houses and a school, have been acclaimed in a regional building excellence awards.
Published on Friday, 15th May 2015 in Environmental health news
A new licensing scheme, geared to driving up the standards of privately rented accommodation in Rotherham, is going ahead after a judge dismissed a legal challenge.
Published on Wednesday, 25th March 2015 in Health and social care news
Two new specialist homes are going to be built to help families with a disabled child.
Published on Thursday, 18th December 2014 in Environmental health news
Landlords who own property in certain parts of Rotherham are to be the subject of a new licensing scheme in an effort to drive up the standards of rented accommodation.
Published on Tuesday, 25th November 2014 in Council housing news
The Council has changed the way it allocates Council homes to make it easier for local people who need a house to get one.
Published on Friday, 1st August 2014 in Business and investment news
Rotherham is once again one of the top-performing authorities for its Council Tax collection rate despite the huge changes imposed by the Government.
Published on Monday, 14th July 2014 in Environment and planning news
Rotherham's housing plan for the future has been given the green light by government inspectors - including the go-ahead to set a local housing target.
Published on Monday, 28th April 2014 in Environment and planning news
Rotherham recyclers are being reminded that from June each of the borough's four Household Waste Recycling Centres will be closed for one day each week.
Published on Thursday, 17th April 2014 in Anti social behaviour and nuisance news
Rotherham residents are being warned to be on their guard following a spate of break-ins to sheds and garages.
Published on Thursday, 10th April 2014 in Homes and property news
Residents of a specialist housing scheme in Rotherham will celebrate its seventh birthday next week.
Published on Wednesday, 9th April 2014 in Council housing news
School children were on hand to offer a little guidance to council housing tenants at this yearís Tenantsí Spring Conference.
Published on Tuesday, 8th April 2014 in Council and democracy news
The Council collected a much-needed additional £6 million in Council Tax and non-domestic rates in the last financial year - a welcome boost in the battle to provide vital front-line services.
Published on Tuesday, 18th March 2014 in Homes and property news
A married couple have been successfully prosecuted by the Council for failing to make repairs to a tenanted property they owned in Catcliffe.
Published on Wednesday, 12th March 2014 in Homes and property news
The Council has taken a significant leap forward in the way key services are delivered by introducing an exciting new online service.