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New Homes

Community Housing is committed to providing quality, affordable homes for rent, shared ownership and sale throughout the Wyre Forest district and neighbouring areas.

Our new Corporate Plan 2021-24 sets out the vision for how we plan to bring 1100 new homes to the district within 10 years, with 294 being available by 2025.

We plan to provide 60% of homes at affordable rent, 30% for Shared Ownership and 10% for outright sale.

Visit our Sales page for details of available new homes to purchase and our Shared Ownership page for information about the different ways to buy.

To find out how to rent one of our homes visit our Homes for Rent page.

Current developments

Blakebrook School Site
Former Blakebrook School site, Kidderminster

We are building 39 homes and one listed building conversion on this site. These are a mix of two, three and four bedroom houses plus the refurbishment of an old school building to create a two bedroom bungalow. These homes are for rent, shared ownership and sale. These are completed and the last phase is being handed over to residents Nov/Dec 2020.

Weavers Chase development
Weavers Chase development, Stourbridge Road, Kidderminster

As part of the Weavers Chase development, there are 27 homes in total; 19 properties will be available for rent and 8 for shared ownership. These are 6 x 1 bed, 15 x 2 bed, 5 x 3 bed and 1 x 4 bedroom houses. Due for completion February 2021.

Silverwoods site, Kidderminster

There are 7 properties being built on the Bovis Homes site in Kidderminster. Work has commenced on site and there will be 3 properties available for shared ownership and 4 for rent. Due for completion Mar/April 2021.

Sion Hill
Former Sion Hill School site, Kidderminster

There are 57 homes being built on this former school site by Harper Construction. There are 32 homes for shared ownership - 10 x 2 bed, 18 x 3 bed and 4 x 4 bed homes and 25 for rental which are a mixture of 1 and 2 bed bungalow and flats, and 2 and 3 bed houses. Building is underway and handover of the properties is expected from February to May 2021.

View details and a video on our sales site Hawksworth Homes

Berrington Phase 2
Berrington Court – Phase 2, Kidderminster

Building onsite has already commenced and being constructed by ENGIE. This is an assisted living development comprising of 65 one and two bedroom apartments available for rent, located alongside the existing Berrington Court building. This is due to complete in December 2021.

Elan Close
Elan Close, Cookley, Kidderminster

This is being built on an old garage site and will consist of 4 houses, 2 x 2 bed and 2 x 3 bed properties available for shared ownership. This is being built by JR Harpers and Sons and is due to commence onsite in January 2021.

Cotswold Close
Cotswold Close, Kidderminster

These are all bungalows available to rent being built by Oakleaf Commercial Services, consisting of a 1 bed bungalow, 2 bed bungalow and a 3 bed bungalow. Work due to start onsite in January 2021.

Steatite Way
Steatite Way, Stourport-on-Severn

These are 14 homes available for rent and a mix of two and three bed properties being built by Taylor Wimpy. These will be 6 x 3 bed and 8 x 2 bed houses.