Private landlords, letting and managing agents and tenants across Manchester are being asked to sign a pledge that makes a commitment to making private renting better in the city.
Nine empty homes will be the next wave of refurbished empty properties to be brought back in to use – helping young people to take on their first tenancies.
With population growth expected to continue, the council sets out a strategy to ensure quality within the rental sector.
Manchester is celebrating as confirmation is received of funding success that will see nearly 600 affordable homes built across the city.
The contract for a new joint venture company – Matrix Homes – has been signed this week that will drive Manchester’s pioneering housing investment model in a first-of-its-kind partnership.
Almost 200 new affordable homes will be built after Manchester's registered home providers won a share of a £56 million funding package for the North West, provided by the Homes and Communities Agency