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Planning service committed to improving performance

Planning for new developments in the city are set to progress faster after a successful initiative to tackle the backlog of applications was held by Portsmouth City Council’s planning service. …

May 9, 2022
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City centre regeneration

As part of our £1bn+ city centre regeneration programme, we will be delivering an ambitious and sustainable development at the northern aspect of Portsmouth’s city centre. The exciting creation of …

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Tipner West

At Tipner West, the city is driving forward ambitious plans for a unique and innovative development that makes the most of the city’s location, heritage and skills. A leading marine …

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Brewery House

This scheme shows our ability to sensitively convert disused, well-loved local buildings into much needed homes for local people. This former bottling store, in Hambrook Street, is in a conservation …

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Venture Tower Fratton

Fratton’s Venture Tower to be developed

Venture Tower, in Fratton Road, Fratton, has been bought by investment and development firm the Property Experts during an off-market deal. Built in the 1960s, the eight-storey building already has …

December 1, 2021
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Proud Somerstown grandma hails Somerstown street gallery

A Somerstown grandma has spoken of her pride at watching her granddaughter launch ambitious city centre community art project Somerstown Street Gallery with a stunning 30m Somerstown-themed mural. Skyla’s masterpiece …

November 18, 2021
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WATCH TWO-MIN VIDEO: Strong public support for Council’s first new-build extra care dementia community

[arve url=”https://vimeo.com/610994060″ loop=”no” muted=”no” /]   96% OF PEOPLE who responded to a call for local people’s views have supported Portsmouth City Council’s plans to build its first ever extra …

October 13, 2021
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Edinburgh House

96% OF PEOPLE who responded to a call for local people’s views have supported Portsmouth City Council’s plans to build its first ever extra care dementia community in Cosham. Shaan …

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WATCH VIDEO – Praise for Portsmouth builders working on all-electric council homes in the face of Covid challenges

PORTSMOUTH builders have been praised for taking on the challenges of the global pandemic while building brand new all-electric council-owned homes in Hilsea. The 17 brand new Portsmouth City Council …

October 4, 2021
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Horatia & Leamington Houses

Portsmouth demolition specialist Hughes and Salvidge has started carefully bringing down Horatia and Leamington Houses from the top down and a design team from local authority housing experts Karakusevic Carson …

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Locals have their say on plans for Horatia and Leamington

The people living closest to two tower blocks Portsmouth City Council is replacing with hundreds of brand new homes have taken another chance to have their say on the latest …

July 15, 2021
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WATCH – virtual tour of new housing as Lord Mayor hails Portsmouth builders behind council’s Covid lockdown construction project

AS PORTSMOUTH City Council releases a Covid-safe virtual tour of its brand new housing block; the Lord Mayor has praised the Portsmouth key workers and builders who delivered the building …

December 1, 2020
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Hundreds answer council’s call for views on new records office site homes

A MAJOR public engagement project has seen hundreds of people answer Portsmouth City Council’s call to share their views on plans to build brand new housing on the disused old …

September 28, 2020
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Clearing the way for innovative dementia apartments – watch time lapse video

A new time lapse video shows Portsmouth City Council demolishing an old care home at the end of its usable life to make way for up to 60 brand new …

June 22, 2020
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Council bags ‘Best New Build in Portsmouth’ award for third time in four years

WATCH time lapse footage of Portsmouth City Council building a housing development that has seen the council pick up the prestigious ‘Best New Build in Portsmouth’ award for the third …

June 10, 2020
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Steep Close and Buriton Close

This mixture of family houses, flats and accessible flats was built across two sites on land we own in a neighbouring borough to help people living in overcrowded homes who …

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Ivy Close

A major part of the reason our development of this city centre brownfield site saw us handed our second Best New Build in Portsmouth award in four years was the …

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Tell us what housing you’d like to see at records office site

THE PEOPLE living closest to Portsmouth records office are being asked what housing they would like to see Portsmouth City Council build on the Museum Road site. The derelict council-owned …

February 19, 2020
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Former bottling store’s £4m conversion will be done with respect

It has been used as a beer store, a Scout hut and a rifle range – and now a century-old building is a step closer to be transformed into a …

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Neighbours celebrate council creating more new homes

The people living closest to Portsmouth City Council’s latest new-build housing block celebrated the building reaching its maximum height yesterday. Local residents joined members of the construction team at a …

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Arundel Street

A modern 22-floor residential tower in Portsmouth city centre; our Arundel Street development tackles the Portsmouth housing shortage head on. To be built by the council’s wholly owned property development …

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Albion House

Click here to watch a 60 second video tour; including aerial drone footage and a sneak peek at the flats. Click here to take a separate virtual tour of the building …

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Doyle Avenue

PORTSMOUTH builders have been praised for taking on the challenges of the global pandemic while building brand new all-electric council-owned homes in Hilsea. The 17 brand new Portsmouth City Council …

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Fred Francis Close

The stunning Fred Francis Close affordable housing development was opened by three generations of the inventor of Scalextric. Fred employed thousands of local people in the factory he opened in …

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