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Aug 18, 2020 - 10 minute read

Tackling the housing crisis: delivering quality social housing in the ‘new normal’ world

During the pandemic lockdown, most of us had to adapt to spending much more time at home – and for many of us, our homes have become a safe haven. However, it’s a different picture for the millions of people without a suitable home of their own and the pandemic lockdown for them has brought on an even heavier burden.

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Aug 6, 2020 - 30 min listen

Engineering Matters #64 EDAROTH Podcast

In our first Podcast Mark Powell, Managing Director at EDAROTH speaks about how modern methods of construction might help unlock unwanted brownfield sites to help solve the growing social housing crisis in Manchester.

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Jul 29, 2020 - 8 min read

COVID-19 Secure in 2020

The safety and wellbeing of our people and those we work with has always been our priority. Following the latest government guidance, we’ve implemented measures to ensure our offices in the UK, as well as project sites that are under our control, are COVID-19 Secure.

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Apr 18, 2020 - 15 min read

Social housing version 2.0: Why learning from the past will help to innovative new social housing initiatives and regenerate communities

At EDAROTH we believe that everyone deserves a roof over their head. A home that people can value and take pride in. Scalable, high quality social housing has the potential to achieve this – and much more besides.

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Apr 3, 2020 - 5 min read

EDAROTH fully committed to continuing to serve your needs through these challenging times

The unfolding Coronavirus crisis clearly creates huge challenges and uncertainty for businesses across the country. We continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of our UK employees, whilst ensuring we are open for business and continuing to serve your projects.

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Feb 24, 2020 - 5 min read

Official unveiling of first new housing development in Lambeth

In February, EDAROTH officially unveiled its first new housing development in Lambeth. The Hillside Gardens site was previously occupied by a derelict garage block but now adds four new homes to Lambeth council’s housing stock.

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Feb 24, 2020 - 15 min read

Frequently asked questions and answers about EDAROTH

Here’s a list of frequently asked questions and answers about EDAROTH.

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Jan 7, 2020 - 25 min read

Home truths: why public procurement must adapt to help tackle the housing crisis

In 2018 some 6,000 social homes were built – yet a reported 86,130 people were living in temporary accommodation in spring 2019 in England alone. The crisis of demand versus supply is stark: but greatly increasing the supply of social, and truly affordable, homes will entail a change in mindset.

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Dec 16, 2019 - 10 minute read

Closing the gaps: no more excuses, it’s time to fix the social housing crisis

In 2018 only 6,000 social housing units were built for people to rent; a desperately low shortfall compared with demand. To get this number up to where it needs to be, we need to tackle issues of land availability and use, explore incentives and innovations, and act now to pave the way to start building the UK’s much-needed homes.

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