Featured news / 04.06.2018

Opening doors to low cost home ownership for first time buyers

Scooter storage a lifeline
Tenants at Alltwen in Abernant near Aberdare, have been given a lifeline after a scooter storage unit was erected in the grounds of their independent living scheme.
Calling on Ogmore first time buyers to view brand new homes
Newydd is calling on local people to attend an open day on Monday 7th March to view one of six first-time buyer homes for sale in Ogmore by Sea as part of the Vale of Glamorgan Aspire2Own Shared Equity Scheme.
Newydd goes up fourteen places and is 13th best place to work in UK
Newydd Housing Association, with nearly 100 staff working across nine local authorities in Wales, has now reached 13th place in The Sunday Times Best Companies To Work For 2016.
Barry woman sofa-surfing and camping to 'escape' housing crisis
Fiona Adkins from Barry and her seventeen year old son Ryan were made homeless last summer and have since struggled to find a home that meets their needs.
Tenants queuing up to move into £3.2 million housing development
Tenants have now moved into Newydd Housing Association’s £3.2 million housing development on Gileston Road in St Athan, the Vale of Glamorgan, now named The Old Station.
Newydd ranked amongst the UK best for building excellence
Newydd, a relatively small housing association with just 3,000 homes, has been shortlisted in the ‘Outstanding Development Programme of the Year’ category at the prestigious UK Housing Awards 2016.
Welsh housing association shortlisted for UK diversity award
Newydd Housing Association, based near Cardiff in south Wales, has been shortlisted in the prestigious UK Housing Awards 2016 for its outstanding approach to leadership and diversity.
£745,000 refurbishment of Rhydyfelin housing starts
Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister, Lesley Griffiths, launched the start of refurbishment work to flats in Rhydyfelin, near Pontypridd on Thursday 21st January 2016.
Natural Resources Minister visits St Athan housing development
Natural Resources Minister Carl Sargeant visited Newydd Housing Association’s development in St Athan on Monday 23rd November together with the Finance Minister Jane Hutt, Councillor Bronwen Brooks and Community Councillor Acott.
Exceptional tenant group wins another accolade at scrutiny Oscars
A tenant group from south Wales has reached the Oscars of scrutiny not once but twice this year, winning two prestigious awards.
Free construction course gives Barry people chance of employment
Men and women from the Barry area were recently given a boost into construction following a free course.
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