HOUSING is always a big issue, but my fear is, in this time of recession, the situation is going to get far worse before it gets better.
A SOLIHULL tenant has been evicted for failing to maintain the condition of her property – despite been given numerous chances to do so.
VULNERABLE homeowners in Solihull who are at risk of having their homes repossessed have been thrown a lifeline of help from the government this week after a new mortgage rescue scheme was unveiled.
SOLIHULL’s Citizens Advice Bureaux have been inundated with people asking for help with debts and unemployment.
Solihull is one of 60 across the country that will benefit from increased government funding to boost its housing and employment advice service for residents.
Just a day after three derelict bungalows in North Solihull were set ablaze by vandals, a fourth property was also set alight by arsonists sparking fears of a possible asbestos contamination
Council chiefs and community and business leaders in Solihull have held an "economic summit" to discuss ways of helping the borough and its people survive the global financial crisis
ON Wednesday, October 1 it was UK Older Persons' Day and a lovely occasion was organised by Rob Embrey of Solihull Community Housing at the Onwards Club in Chelmsley Wood.
ONE of my biggest issues in my post bag is housing.
SOLAR panels are to be fitted to 15 high-rise flats in the heart of north Solihull.
MODERATE Solihull Council does a fairly good job of sharing out limited finance.
Smith's Wood residents concerned about anti-social behaviour in their neighbourhood have been issued with 'vulnerable person' packs
RESIDENTS in a Chelmsley Wood flat are being driven up the wall by teens kicking footballs against their home.
JANET Bradbury, Chief Executive of the North Solihull Partnership said they were "committed to minimising the amount of time that a property remains empty prior to demolition".
IN last week's edition of the Solihull News we featured an article regarding the presence of graffiti in Solihull.