New council homes

We're working hard to build new affordable homes in Dacorum. A strategy to build at least 300 new homes between 2013 and 2020 was launched in November 2013 and we are on track to deliver this.

Homes in development

Kylna Court, Maylands

Kylna Court development in Maylands Hemel HempsteadThis site is former industrial land, once known as Wood House, in Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead.

This will consist of 79 one- and two-bedroom flats for social rent. Part of the ground floor will provide additional business offices to the Maylands Business Centre.

Jarvis Contracting Ltd, the main builder, began work on site last year. The concrete frame and floors have been constructed and we are now working on the internal and external finishes. The project is expected to be completed in late 2018.

You can see more of Kylna Court in this video on YouTube.

Corn Mill Court, Berkhamsted

Corn Mill Court development in Berkhamsted

This development in Swing Gate Lane, Berkhamsted, will consist of six one-bedroom and three two-bedroom flats.

In addition, there are buildings to one side of the site, which will be retained and converted into housing.

Construction started in June 2017 and the homes will be finished in early 2019.

Former Martindale School site, Hemel Hempstead

The site of this former primary schoolFormer Martindale School development in Boxted Road will provide around 66 new homes.

We're hoping to build a total of 19 one- and two-bedroom flats for social rent, plus 47 two- and three-bedroom houses for a mix of rent and market sale.

We have appointed Bugler Group as the contractors for this development and they will start the main construction of this development in winter 2018.

Stationers Place, Apsley

Stationers Place development in Apsley

This project will consist of 29 one- and two-bedroom flats for social rent. The development is next to the old Apsley Paper Mill buildings and the canal.

Jarvis Contracting Ltd has been appointed as the main contractor on this project and they will start building on this site in autumn 2018.

Northend and Westerdale, Hemel Hempstead

Northend housing development

Northend and Westerdale are two former council garage sites that are to be redeveloped in tandem to provide 12 flats. There will be 10 two-bedroom and two one-bedroom flats.

Completion is expected in autumn 2019.

St Margarets Way, Hemel Hempstead

We’re planning to build new social housing at St Margarets Way in Leverstock Green.

We've recently appointed Stephen Taylor Architects to develop plans for the site. The views of local residents will help us to shape the proposals, and we will submit a planning application in 2019.

Future development

We're working on some exciting new schemes that are currently in the pre-planning stage. Information about these will be published on our future development page when it becomes available.