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Launch event for Salford City Council’s new housing company

Tuesday 5 November 2019
Salford City Council’s new housing company Dérive has been officially launched.

Works start on affordable homes for rent

Friday 5 April 2019
Building works are now underway on the first homes for Salford City Council’s new housing company, Dérive, providing much-needed affordable accommodation to rent.

Green light for affordable homes in Salford

Tuesday 27 March 2018
Salford City Council is set to give the green light to deliver an initial 67 homes across the city from its new housing company, Dérive.

Twenty eight compete over every affordable property

Wednesday 10 January 2018
Demand for affordable housing is so high in Salford that 28 people are bidding for every property that becomes available.

Through Dérive we’re investing in high-quality truly affordable homes for future generations in the city. The rents will be our own Salford rents.

Paul Dennett, City Mayor