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." Click here to view all of our organisational objectives.

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. Click on the tabs below to view some of our recent developments:

Rivington Grange, Horwich - currently onsite

Section 106 development of 3 two bedroom and 2 three bedroom houses for Shared Ownership and 9 one bedroom flats and 3 two bedroom houses for affordable rent in Horwich.

Berne Avenue, Horwich - currently onsite

Development of 12 three bedroom and 9 two bedroom houses for affordable rent close to Horwich town centre.

Campbell Street, Farnworth - currently onsite

Mix of 2 and 3 bedroom houses and 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for affordable rent in Farnworth.

Withins Drive, Breightmet - currently onsite

A mix of 2 and 3 bedroom houses, 2 bedroom maisonettes and 1 bedroom apartments for affordable rent based in Breightmet

Chorley Street, Bolton - currently onsite

A mix of three and four bedroom houses and one and two bedroom apartments for affordable rent, shared ownership and over 55 year olds close to Bolton town centre.

The Vistas, Westhoughton - currently onsite

Mix of 45 two and three bedroom homes for Shared Ownership and affordable rent 

Dean Close, Farnworth - completed June 2020

Development in Farnworth consisting of 3 three bedroom houses and 10 two bedroom bungalows (2 of which are adapted) for affordable rent.

Guild Street, Bromley Cross - completed June 2020

Development of 14 three bedroom semi detached houses for Shared Ownership in Bromley Cross, Bolton.

Abbeystead, Skelmersdale - completed May 2020

Image of property on Skelmersdale development A mixture of 45 Shared Ownership and Affordable rent properties in Skelmersdale, Lancashire.

Victory Road, Little Lever - completed March 2020

Development of 22 modular built homes with 7 two bedroom and 15 three bedroom houses for affordable rent based in Little Lever.

Park Road, Westhoughton - completed March 2019

Park Road Exterior Park Road is a development located close to Westhoughton made up of 19 3-bedroom and 2 2-bedroom shared ownership homes.

Greenland Road, Great Lever - completed August 2018

Westmoreland Avenue is a development made up of 11 houses and 4 flats close to Bolton Hospital.

Selkirk Road, Bolton - completed July 2018

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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.

Leicester Avenue, Horwich – completed June 2017

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

Manchester Road, Blackrod – completed October 2016

House type

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

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.

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.

Click here for more information on finding a new home.

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, Head of Development and Home Ownership, on 01204 329896.