Work will shortly begin on a development that will provide 23 new Council houses at Hayes Road in Barry.
Consisting of 19 two-bedroom and four three-bedroom properties, these homes are being constructed by Pegasus Developments Ltd on brownfield site near the Atlantic Trading Estate.
They will boost the Council’s housing stock and help meet considerable demand for accommodation of this type.
This announcement comes just as work on another Council housing development at Llys Llechwedd Jenner is completed, a £3.5 million project that provided 28-new purpose-built homes.
And a scheme to construct 11 new homes at Holm View in Barry, four of which are adapted bungalows specially designed to meet the needs of a disabled family member, is also nearing completion.
“The need for Council housing is increasing so it’s vital we provide for that by delivering top quality properties,” said Cllr Margaret Wilkinson, Vale of Glamorgan Council Cabinet Member for Housing and Building Services.
“These homes and being constructed to the highest specification and will provide comfortable modern places for families to live.
“This is the latest in a serious of developments designed to boost our social housing stock and cater for the needs of our residents.”