Our new Toolkit is designed to encourage partnerships between local councils and communities to bring empty homes back into use, to meet local housing needs. Read more
On Saturday April 17th 2021 Action on Empty Homes and Homes For All held a day of action to highlight the blight and waste of half a million empty homes across England - supporters ranged from Big Issue founder Lord Bird to Unite the Union (London and Eastern Region), Acorn Leeds, Greater Manchester Housing Action and Streets Kitchen. Read more
National daily Metro put rising numbers of wasted empty homes in the context of the wider housing crisis and the plight of those at the sharp end. The paper spoke to us about how empties and homelessness are both rising. Read more
What is happening to London's housing supply and what can we do about it?
View it all on YouTube Channel https://youtu.be/93Mh6J9HHTg Read more
Action on Empty Homes focus on the 268,385 long-term empty homes in England and bringing them back into use for people in need of homes
We are developing a toolkit for community-led empty homes projects and working on tackling wealth investor ‘buy to leave’ in London and through the Global Empty Homes Network. We are also building a national coalition to call for government investment in empty homes.
Our new Toolkit is designed to encourage partnerships between local councils and communities to bring empty homes back into use, to meet local housing needs.
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The MIPIM conference in Cannes is, in the words of its organisers, ‘the world’s leading property market’, bringing together ‘the most influential players from all property sectors’. Why, then, have so few heard of it? Read more
A supporter of our campaign to bring empties back into use has been examining the evidence on his doorstep in Bromley Read more
Will McMahon explains why a coalition of housing, community and trade union organisations are backing the Day of Action on Saturday 17th April - and how YOU can get involved Read more