Groundbreaking ceremony marks new council homes for Corby

Release Date: 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 18:15

 

A groundbreaking ceremony held today (Tuesday 3rd October), celebrates the start of construction on phase 3 of development on Stanion Lane that will provide more affordable housing in Corby.

 

This latest development phase is being undertaken by Westleigh Partnerships Ltd in partnership with Corby Borough Council. It will see a total of 20 new affordable rent, council houses being built which will include 16 two bedroom and 4 three bedroom homes built.

 

These properties will add further to the Borough’s housing portfolio and provide quality, modern housing to local residents who are looking for affordable rented accommodation in the area.

 

Phase 3 of this development is due to be completed by June 2018.

 

Leader of Corby Borough Council, Cllr Tom Beattie, said:

 

‘We are very pleased to be working with Westleigh Partnerships Ltd on Phase 3 of the Stanion Lane development. With a growing population it is important that we continue to provide new housing and add to the Borough Council’s housing portfolio. I am delighted to see more council homes being delivered in Corby and look forward to their completion next year.’

 

Dan Gooch, Partnerships & Investment Manager at Westleigh, said:

 

‘We are thrilled to be working with our partners at Corby Borough Council to bring this project to fruition. It will provide much needed affordable housing for the benefit of the local community here in Corby, going some way towards satisfying the ever-increasing demand for affordable homes in the borough.’ 

 

More Information: 

For press enquiries please contact: Kim Buzzard, Corby Borough Council
Telephone: 01536 464022 Mobile: 07875 166 970
Email kim.buzzard@corby.gov.uk

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Last updated: Tuesday 3rd October 2017 06:09:01 PM
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