Creating new homes

We’re committed to increasing the supply of quality affordable housing across the borough to help ease housing waiting lists, provide more family homes and help customers who want to downsize.

The strategy aims to deliver on our objective of “meeting the housing needs of our customers” by  “Increasing the range of housing options for our current and future customers and providing a bedrock for strong places by delivering up to 1200 new homes by April 2023

The objectives of this development strategy are:

•To increase the overall delivery of new homes over the period of the development strategy
•To continue to grow the Association’s development capacity and expertise in a planned way
•To develop homes of a high quality in locations that meet local and aspirational needs and provide a sound investment for the future
•To develop future programmes consisting of a mixture of affordable rented, market rent, shared ownership and out right sale housing
On this page, we'll share with you details of our recent and future developments.

Beech Avenue, Farnworth – completed December 2015

Front of houses on our Beech Avenue development in Farnworth

This development is a mixture of eight two-bedroom houses and four three-bedroom houses.

Manchester Road, Blackrod – completed, October 2016

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Manchester Road is a development of 19 properties. This scheme consists of nine two-bedroom houses, eight three-bedroom houses and two two-bedroom bungalows.

Leicester Avenue, Horwich – completed, June 2017


This development is a mixture of 12 two-bedroom houses, eight three-bedroom houses and two two-bedroom bungalows.

Selkirk Road, Bolton - completed July 18

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This development is a mixture of 20 two-bedroom houses, four three-bedroom houses, seven two-bedroom flats and five one-bedroom flats.

Interested in applying for a new build property?

As with our other properties, you need to register and express your interest for a new build.

For more information on finding a new home, click here.

Get in touch

For more information about our development programme, phone Dominic Conway, our Assistant Director (Development and Renewal), on 01204 328179, or Paul Philbin, our Development Manager, on 01204 329896.