You are here:

Housing news

Nominations for Good Neighbour Awards close on Wednesday 20 June

You have until next Wednesday to nominate your unsung community hero for a Residents’ Partnership Good Neighbour Award.

Published on Friday, 15th June 2018
  • Council closes flat used by drugs dealers

    A Nuneaton home being used by drug users and causing anti-social behaviour has been officially shut down.

    Published on Wednesday, 2nd May 2018
  • Homing In has a new style

    Council tenants and leaseholders are getting their news in a new way.

    Published on Monday, 19th March 2018
  • Getting rough sleepers out of the cold

    The Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) is in place, in line with national guidance.

    Published on Tuesday, 27th February 2018
  • Changes to how Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council advertise properties - coming soon!

    The Borough Council is improving services for its tenants and prospective tenants with major enhancements to the online system for managing housing services.

    Published on Thursday, 25th January 2018
  • NBBC takes court action to tackle antisocial behaviour

    A Bedworth home being used by drug users and causing anti-social behaviour has been officially shut down following court action led by the Borough Council.

    Published on Thursday, 7th September 2017
  • Westdale completes Council's 100th property refurbishment

    Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council, working in partnership with Westdale Services Ltd, celebrated the successful completion and handover of the 100th property in its ongoing investment programme.

    Published on Friday, 1st September 2017
  • 500th home improved in Nuneaton and Bedworth

    Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is celebrating a significant milestone in its contract with housing refurbishment specialist Lovell.

    Published on Thursday, 31st August 2017
  • Nuneaton landlord prosecuted for poor property conditions

    A Nuneaton landlord has been ordered to pay £2,667 in fines plus costs after being found guilty of failing to maintain her property which left the tenant living in damp conditions.

    Published on Friday, 11th August 2017
  • Residents’ Partnership on the lookout for new members

    As part of a recruitment drive for volunteers, Nuneaton and Bedworth Residents’ Partnership is holding a drop-in session on Tuesday 18 July between 10:30am and 12:30pm at the Newtown Centre, Newtown Road, Nuneaton.

    Published on Friday, 14th July 2017
  • Reminder to tenants

    We are reminding our tenants that the traditional two week break from rent in the second and third week of July no longer applies and that rent is now due 52 weeks of the year.

    Published on Thursday, 29th June 2017
  • Safe accommodation in the borough

    Following the tragic event at Grenfell Tower in London, we would reassure residents that the Council does not have any high rise accommodation within Nuneaton and Bedworth.

    Published on Friday, 16th June 2017
  • NBBC seeks stronger powers to deal with unauthorised traveller encampments

    The Department for Communities and Local Government has responded to a written request by NBBC for stronger legal powers for local authorities to deal with unauthorised traveller encampments.

    Published on Friday, 5th May 2017
  • Six warrants obtained for forced entry to Council properties

    At a court hearing on 25 April, NBBC successfully obtained warrants to gain entry to six council properties for gas servicing. The warrants will be enforced on 3 May.

    Published on Friday, 28th April 2017
  • Beware of bogus tradesmen in Hill Top area

    Please note that no council contractor or operative will ask for money when doing their work and always have ID.

    Published on Monday, 20th March 2017
  • Independent Living

    NBBC has agreed plans to change its sheltered housing service based on feedback from a recent consultation exercise.

    Published on Thursday, 26th January 2017
  • New approach to tackling homelessness received grant

    A pioneering project to tackle homelessness in Nuneaton and Bedworth and across Warwickshire has been awarded an £864,000 grant from the Government.

    Published on Wednesday, 4th January 2017
  • Sheltered Housing Consultation

    Council looks to reassure sheltered housing residents and dispel rumours of all communal facilities being closed.

    Published on Friday, 25th November 2016
  • Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council bemused by MP's approach

    Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is extremely disappointed in Marcus Jones MP approach to concerns raised by residents affected by the changes to the warden services.

    Published on Wednesday, 16th November 2016
  • Unauthorised traveller encampments on council land

    Like many local authorities across the country, we have recently experienced a significant number of illegal traveller encampments.

    Published on Tuesday, 25th October 2016
  • Traveller encampments

    In response to recent media coverage regarding traveller incursions within the borough, the Leader of the Council, Cllr Dennis Harvey has issued the following statement.

    Published on Wednesday, 12th October 2016
  • Tenant satisfaction survey

    Our biannual tenant satisfaction survey is going out tomorrow, Friday (October 7).

    Published on Thursday, 6th October 2016
  • Council's successful civil injunction granted against ASB tenant

    A woman from Nuneaton has been banned from entering specific properties in Grove Farm area following persistent Anti-Social Behaviour.

    Published on Friday, 22nd July 2016
  • Resident Involvement Strategy Launched

    This week has seen the launch of the Nuneaton and Bedworth Resident Involvement Strategy 2016-19, an important document which sets out the Council’s plans to involve residents in shaping and delivering housing services within the Borough.

    Published on Thursday, 30th June 2016
  • Our new kitchen & bathroom contractor is Lovell

    Following re-procurement process for the kitchen and bathroom contract, we are pleased to announce that LOVELL (part of the Morgan Sindall Group) has been the new contract.

    Published on Tuesday, 29th March 2016
  • Empty Homes Loan Scheme

    An empty house in Paddiford Place has been given a new lease of life thanks to the Empty Homes Loan Scheme.

    Published on Thursday, 10th March 2016
  • Affordable new homes

    The Council and Orbit Homes have been celebrating the first customers moving into their new homes at Milliner Court and Old Arden Close on Leicester Road, Bedworth. 

    Published on Tuesday, 1st March 2016
  • New legal requirement for private landlords

    From the 1st February 2016 all private landlords will need to carry out right to rent checks on their tenants by law.

    Published on Tuesday, 26th January 2016

Sub–categories of Housing

More articles in the news archive