We’re PlaceShapers

Together our 100+ members:

  • Have more than 800,000 homes for rent, shared ownership, supported housing or sale

  • House one in four people who live in a housing association home

  • Provide services to more than two million people

  • Built 13,000 new homes in 14/15

  • Will build 26,000 homes in the next two years

  • Helped more than 60,000 people into work since 2010

  • Re-invest 100% of our profits into our homes and communities


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September 2016

Cross Key's new affordable homes add to the 26,000 being built by PlaceShapers more...

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New homes post Brexit and 60,000 people supported into jobs among stories in summer update

22 July 2016 more...

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Seven of the top 50 housing association home builders are PlaceShapers, according to Inside Housing’s Biggest Builders.

5 July 2016 more...

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A new film and study shows how PlaceShaper housing associations have helped more than 60,000 people find work since 2010. Support for employment and enterprise saves public money on welfare benefits and health services, and helps communities thrive.

28 June 2016 more...


Keep it simple and recognise contribution already made, says PlaceShaper response to consultation on funding supported and sheltered housing.

21 June 2016 more...


"If you lose the PlaceShaping angle in the supply discussion then we will be building homes without a sustainable future," says 24housing interview.

10 May 2016 more...

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