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22 Jan

People of Populo - Meet Afsana Begum, Head of Housing

We had the opportunity to sit down with Afsana, the new Head of Housing at Populo Living, to learn about her journey to the top and the projects she's spearheading.

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19 Jan

10 tips to see how you can save over £600 and keep your home warm this winter

With the cost of living rising, we could all do with some extra money in our pockets and help keeping the cost of our energy bills down. Use our helpful guide with tips and support available in Newham.

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19 Sep

Populo on multiple award shortlists

Just like buses, award nominations seem to come along all at once! Three of our projects have been shortlisted for prestigious industry awards.

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10 Aug

Latest update for Carpenters Estate residents provided at Summer Drop-in

Carpenters Estate residents were provided with the latest update on the progress of the masterplan, as well as other exciting projects being brought forward.

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22 Feb

Mayor launches 71 affordable homes for Newham families

- Rokhsana Fiaz OBE, elected Mayor of Newham, welcomed residents to their new homes at The Didsbury in East Ham - Completion represents 7% of the Mayor’s successful manifesto commitment to start building 1000 council-owned homes by May 2022 - The Didsbury will provide 148 high-quality, energy-efficient homes across two tenure-blind blocks.

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14 Dec

Newham Council to deliver hundreds of new homes for residents above existing blocks

Newham Cabinet approves new modular homes programme to scope potential for building new homes on top of existing council blocks, by wholly owned housing company, Populo Living. Initial phase could see more than 200 new genuinely affordable homes at social rent, delivered across Newham starting from 2021/22.

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