Housing press releases

Boiler grants to target most vulnerable

Published on Thursday, 15 November 2018

Residents are being encouraged to bid for a limited number of grants of up to £2,500 to cover the cost of repairing or replacing a broken or condemned mains gas boiler.

  • Draw Your New Home competition winners

    Draw Your New Home Competition winners presented with prizes

    Published on Wednesday, 25 April 2018

    Fifteen Key Stage 2 children from Green Oak Church of England Primary School were presented with prizes at a special assembly for drawing some fantastic pictures of the new homes at Ockford Ridge.

  • Waverley Borough Council opposes school closure

    Published on Monday, 16 April 2018

    Waverley Borough Council has informed Surrey County Council it objects to the proposal to close Green Oak Church of England Primary School in Godalming.

  • More support for elderly and disabled people

    Published on Thursday, 25 January 2018

    A recent change in policy will mean that more elderly and disabled residents will receive the support they need to live comfortably in their own homes or relocate to more suitable accommodation.

  • Tenancy fraud results in home repossession

    Published on Monday, 16 October 2017

    Southampton County Court awarded Waverley possession of a home in Farnham on 4 October due to non occupation and rent arrears over £10,000.

  • Homeswapper 9 September

    Published on Monday, 4 September 2017

    Council and housing association tenants who wish to exchange homes with others can get expert advice at Waverley’s mutual exchange event on Saturday 9 September, between 2pm and 4pm, at the Borough Hall Godalming.

  • Four new homes In Farnham

    Published on Wednesday, 1 February 2017

    A smart new development has been completed near Middlefield, Farnham. The four new affordable family homes for rent were built by Manor Park Developments in partnership with Waverley Borough Council. Following local suggestions the new properties will be named 1-4 Cedar Close.

  • New lifts for sheltered housing units

    Published on Tuesday, 20 December 2016

    Moat Lodge residents in Cranleigh are delighted as 101 year old resident, Marge Paris, cuts the ribbon on their new lifts. New lifts have also been installed at Dower House Milford and Chantrys Court, Farnham.

  • Waverley encouraging applications for Disabled Facilities Grants

    Published on Monday, 19 December 2016

    Disabled Facilities Grants help people to stay independent in their own homes and Waverley is keen to see more people applying for them.

  • Mayor introduces Dan Eley to his new home

    Published on Tuesday, 10 May 2016

    Dan Eley, who carried the Olympic Torch for Waverley , will be among the first tenants to take up residence at Waverley’s new Station Road Development.

  • Waverley nominated for building excellence award

    Published on Thursday, 28 April 2016

    Waverley Borough Council is a finalist for a prestigious building excellence award for its social housing development, Whitbourn Mews, at Badgers Close, Farncombe

  • Loving Ladymead Cottages

    Published on Thursday, 21 April 2016

    New tenants are delighted with their new family homes at 1-4 Ladymead Cottages at Wonersh.

  • Waverley invites tenders for new homes

    Published on Tuesday, 9 February 2016

    An invitation to tender for the construction of at least 50 new homes at Ockford Ridge, Godalming, was issued today by Waverley Borough Council.

  • New Poster Sites at Ockford Ridge

    Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015

    Two new poster sites have been installed on The Green and outside Green Oak School to keep Ockford Ridge residents informed of progress.

  • New starter homes for young people

    Published on Thursday, 17 December 2015

    Waverley has secured £124,000 in government funding towards the cost of six new starter homes to help young people to get a foot on the property ladder.

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