The legal case that could shape part of the housing crisis
We caught up with a Bristol lawyer to explain the significance
The community razed to the ground for a road that was never built
In the 1960s the council demolished most of Totterdown, in a planning disaster still remembered by Bristolians today.
The next stages of gentrification are upon Bristol
But can we take inspiration from cities that are rebelling against it with creative solutions?
Breaking: 100 “affordable” homes for Blackberry Hill development
Developer Galliford Try has agreed to include 100 "affordable" homes at the proposed 305 unit Blackberry Hill site in Fishponds.
Levelling renting’s uneven playing field
A new Bristol-based service, Marks Out Of Tenancy, is giving landlords and letting agents the TripAdvisor treatment.
Night Stop: the people offering Bristol’s homeless young adults somewhere to sleep.
As the housing crisis deepens and homelessness is on the rise, some Bristolians are stepping up to help those falling through the gaps in provision
Housing: Talk is turning into action
It’s not often we can report positive news about housing. But last night’s Big Housing Conversation (Round 2) provided precisely that.
Breaking: Chocolate Factory development final decision
Councillors today backed down to developers over the controversial Chocolate Factory site in Easton. In a case that has become emblematic of the housing crisis...
Half a billion to shareholders, next to no affordable housing for Bristol
A developer that made £1 billion in profit after tax in 2015 (yes, you read that correctly) is wriggling out of affordable housing obligations in...
Breaking: Multinational bank backs down to local campaigners
Santander has been forced to back track on a controversial policy.
Bristol’s DIY communities
Community and self-build projects can play a small but important role in tackling the housing crisis
4% “affordable” Easton development up for decision… again!
The controversial plans were deferred in November.