Empty Homes

How many empty homes are there in the UK?
Housing

How many empty homes are there in the UK?

Campaigners are calling for government action on rising numbers of long-term empty properties across the country

One in three homes in London’s financial district are sitting empty
Housing

One in three homes in London’s financial district are sitting empty

The English capital needs to focus on meeting local housing needs rather than investors’ priorities to fill homes and boost Covid-19 recovery say campaigners

Empty homes battle goes global to take on housing crisis
Housing

Empty homes battle goes global to take on housing crisis

Groups from the UK, USA and Australia join forces to bring back more vacant properties into use and to prevent more being left empty by a surge in evictions

There are enough empty homes in England to meet 72% of the new homes target
Housing

There are enough empty homes in England to meet 72% of the new homes target

Long-term empty homes increase again – how can we Fill ‘Em Up?
Housing

Long-term empty homes increase again – how can we Fill ‘Em Up?

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Empty Housing Scandal: The BBC is investigating the empty homes crisis
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Empty Housing Scandal: The BBC is investigating the empty homes crisis

Gloucester Council wants to charge 400 per cent council tax on empty homes
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Gloucester Council wants to charge 400 per cent council tax on empty homes

Empty Homes Week is aiming to Fill ‘Em Up to tackle the housing crisis
Housing

Empty Homes Week is aiming to Fill ‘Em Up to tackle the housing crisis

Is it time for a second (homes) referendum?
Housing

Is it time for a second (homes) referendum?

A new housing coalition wants more council tax power to tackle empty homes
Housing

A new housing coalition wants more council tax power to tackle empty homes

A bill to bring empty homes back into use is progressing through parliament
Housing

A bill to bring empty homes back into use is progressing through parliament

Government introduces bill to double council tax on empty homes
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Government introduces bill to double council tax on empty homes

Liverpool charity wants to turn empty church into affordable homes
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Liverpool charity wants to turn empty church into affordable homes

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Could London’s empty homes provide a roof for the Grenfell fire victims?
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Could London’s empty homes provide a roof for the Grenfell fire victims?

200,000 Empty Homes in England Worth £43 Billion
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200,000 Empty Homes in England Worth £43 Billion

The community groups restoring empty homes
Housing

The community groups restoring empty homes

What are councils are doing about empty homes?
Housing

What are councils are doing about empty homes?

Fill ‘Em Up! We launch empty homes campaign
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Fill ‘Em Up! We launch empty homes campaign

Liverpool: inner city of empty homes
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Liverpool: inner city of empty homes