Sustainable housing schemes, designed and developed by the communities that live in them, are increasingly popular across the UK. They provide a brighter, greener approach to help address Britain’s housing issues.
Whether your scheme is co-housing, self-build, community land trust, affordable house or eco trust, Stephens Scown sustainable housing team can help guide your project to a successful conclusion.
Our commitment to protecting and sustaining our natural environment, and to creating better places for us all to live and work, ensures we bring a deep understanding and empathy to your project.
We act for community-led housing groups on a range of issues. We understand the ambition to create mutual and coordinated living spaces that have minimal impact on the environment.
From options and leases through to highway agreements, bespoke constitutions, planning advice and nomination agreements with local authorities, our expert team draws on years of sustainable housing experience to secure your objectives.
We can also help you incorporate renewable technologies, micro-grids and smart technology, with our expertise extending across the UK
So whether you want to understand the legal structure you need for co-housing, explore setting up a community land trust, or engage with neighbourhood planning, our team can provide the support and assistance you need.