Oldham Council successfully bids to unlock brownfield land for over 400 new homes
Oldham Council has provisionally secured £6.5 million to transform two challenging brownfield sites into 415 new homes
Private landlord fined for not improving substandard property
A landlord who failed to ensure his property was clean and safe for tenants to live in has been successfully prosecuted by Oldham Council.
Tenants renting privately urged to take part in Oldham Council survey
If you live in a privately rented home, then Oldham Council wants your views – so it can better understand tenant experiences and shape services for the future.
Oldham Council transforming empty properties into new council homes
A run-down house will soon become a modern family home thanks to an Oldham Council scheme to bring empty properties back into use.
The keys to happiness: first residents move into new five-bedroom Oldham Council homes
One of the first residents to move into a new state-of-the-art Oldham Council home says it has “given her family a whole new world.”
Private landlords prosecuted
We've successfully prosecuted five private landlords who failed to get licences for the properties they rent out
£306 million investment strategy set to be approved by Oldham Council
An ambitious plan to transform Oldham, including creating more than 2,000 new homes in the town centre, 1,000 new jobs and 100 apprenticeship opportunities, is set to be approved by Oldham Council.
Council looks to consult on private selective licensing scheme
Oldham Council is to ask people for their views and opinions on whether a selective licensing scheme for private landlords is needed in 10 of our wards.
Oldham Council's Cabinet further strengthens support for care leavers
A member of the Children in Care Council has backed our continued support for care leavers, which has been further strengthened following a decision by councillors
Businesses back Real Change Oldham
Two local business owners have pledged their support to Real Change Oldham - a pioneering new initiative aimed at helping people in the borough who are homeless or at risk.
New pilot scheme aims to bring empty homes back into use
We’re looking to bring 20 empty properties back into use – and the cost to you could be minimal or nothing at all.
New home for housing services
Oldham’s housing services are moving - and will be getting a new name.
We can all help tackle homelessness in Oldham
By giving a just a little you could help a lot.
Cabinet to discuss new housing strategy
Councillors are set to approve the local authority’s new housing strategy when Cabinet meets on June 24.
Give us your views on proposed new housing strategy
We’re asking residents to have their say on the proposed new Oldham Housing Strategy.
Get Oldham Working team helps firm bed in and create 35 jobs
The future looks rosy for a gardening firm after they created 35 new jobs in the borough thanks to help from Oldham Council’s Get Oldham Working Team.