Self help housing: Midlands regional meeting
Second meeting of organisations in receipt of DCLG Empty Homes Community Grant funding.
The event will provide an opportunity for people to share their experiences and successes with one another.
Contributions will include:
- A presentation from one of the loan funds/banks that are active in the sector, giving advice and information about sourcing match funding in the form of loans;
- Information about accessing accommodation over retail property or use of vacant commercial property;
- An update on the national evaluation of the Community Grants Programme, which Professor David Mullins at the Third Sector Research Centre is undertaking with our support.
*Please note that these events are aimed for Community groups that have won a grant or are interested in find out more about utilising their empty properties. In the case of high demand these people will be prioritised for places.*