Tenant Satisfaction Survey 2016

April 11th, 2017

What is the tenant satisfaction survey? Between November 2016 and January 2017, we sent a survey to our tenants asking them to tell us what they think about the services that Your Homes Newcastle and our repairs and maintenance provider, Newcastle City Council, provide to them. 150 surveys were completed and returned, providing a response […]

Walker residents grow their own

March 31st, 2017

Fruit grown in their own garden will provide the icing on the cake – and the crumble, and a whole host of other sweet treats! – for residents with learning disabilities in Walker. Station Court, which is a development of flats and bungalows in the Walker area of Newcastle, is owned by Leazes Homes and […]

Shared ownership properties at City Edge, Blakelaw

March 21st, 2017

Are you interested in buying your own home but not sure whether you’ll be able to afford it? You may be eligible to buy one of our new properties in Blakelaw through a shared ownership scheme! This means you only buy as much as you can afford, but you can increase your share over time […]

We’re looking for a new Trustee

February 24th, 2017

An opportunity has arisen to join Leazes Homes’ board as a Trustee, to assist in leading and steering the organisation in the provision of high quality affordable homes for people in need. Leazes Homes is a registered charity, a registered provider of housing, and a Homes and Communities Agency Investment Partner, and is based in […]

New development in West Denton

February 22nd, 2017

Building work is now underway on a major new development in West Denton, which will feature brand new homes for private sale and rent, as well as the construction of shared living accommodation for people with learning disabilities or autism. Housing and community regeneration specialist, Keepmoat, is working in partnership with Newcastle City Council and […]

Trevelyan Court residents celebrate diamond wedding!

December 23rd, 2016

Evelyn and Bill Bowman, who live at our extra care accommodation at Trevelyan Court in Newbiggin Hall, recently celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary.  Staff at Trevelyan Court got them a huge bouquet, anniversary cups, crystal owl and a diamond photo frame with 60 years married on it.  They were both delighted with the presents and […]

Ribbons and rejoicing – a festive launch for Byker’s Lawson House

December 20th, 2016

New accommodation for older people in Byker has been officially opened to lots of festive cheer – with mince pies, Christmas music and twinkly lights helping to provide a very merry atmosphere. Lawson House, which is part of the wider new community of The Grove in Byker, is owned by Leazes Homes and is the […]

Our annual review for 2015-16

November 17th, 2016

We’ve done things a little differently with our annual report this year and created something we home is much more accessible – it’s much shorter than last year’s but should still give you a full overview of what we’ve achieved throughout the year. If you click on the image below it will make it will […]

500 happy homes – celebrating a milestone move in

October 6th, 2016

Joan Toward, a grandmother of 15 from Scotswood, has become our 500th tenant after moving into Kilbourn House in Kenton. Mrs Toward, who is 87, was brought up in Scotswood and later moved to Westerhope . Until recently, she was living at Bamburgh House, a sheltered housing block managed by Your Homes Newcastle, before moving […]