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Housing Associations - More Than Homes

Posted On: 21 Apr 2021   |   Posted By: Click on Wales

In their Home manifesto, housing associations in Wales are calling on the next Welsh Government to invest in 20,000 new social homes over the next five years and an ambitious programme to make existing homes more energy efficient, to support the recovery of Wales post Covid.
Our proposals, alongside long term investment from housing associations and Welsh Government will support 20,000 new jobs and 6,000 training opportunities across Wales, while providing a £6bn economic boost to communities up and down the country.
As Housing Minister, Julie James has said:
“ Ensuring everyone can have a good quality, affordable home is my number one priority as Wales' Housing Minister
By the end of this current term of government, we will have invested more than £2 billion in housing across Wales - a clear indication of the importance we attached to delivering more good-quality homes, which are the bedrock of good communities and form the basis for individuals and families to flourish in all aspects of their lives .”
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