Housing Research


Housing Research

In this section you will find information on research we have undertaken relating to housing needs and homelessness.

Rother Strategic Housing Research Project

2017 saw the start of a significant research project into the housing needs and housing stock condition across the district. A social research company, Opinion Research Services (ORS) were commissioned to undertake housing assessments and household questionnaires which took place during several months and were completed in July 2017. ORS have analysed the findings from these surveys which will used to feed into a strategic approach to affordable housing delivery and tackling private rented sector conditions over the coming years.

The Rother Strategic Housing Executive Summary and Full Report are available to download below:

pdf icon Rother Strategic Housing Report - Executive Summary [457kb]

pdf icon Rother Strategic Housing Report - Jan 2018 [2Mb]

Housing and Homelessness Reviews

During 2013 the Council reviewed housing and homelessness in Rother. The documents below set out our findings.  These findings have been used, together with national policy direction and  outcomes, to develop a revised Housing and Homelessness Strategy which sets out our priorities for future service delivery.

pdf icon Housing Review 2013 [484kb]

pdf icon Homelessness Review 2013 [577kb]

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