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People living in Wakefield need a 53% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Wakefield now needs a staggering pay rise of 53% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £36,516 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

People living in Doncaster need a 41% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Doncaster now needs a staggering pay rise of 41% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £33,271 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

People living in Rotherham need a 49% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Rotherham now needs a staggering pay rise of 49% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £34,502 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

People living in Selby need a 68% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Selby now needs a staggering pay rise of 68% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £48,601 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

People living in Barnsley need a 26% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Barnsley now needs a staggering pay rise of 26% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £30,702 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

People living in Sheffield need a 62% pay rise to afford to buy a home

The average full-time worker in Sheffield now needs a staggering pay rise of 62% just to afford a mortgage on a typical home in the region, a new report from the National Housing Federation reveals today. According to the ‘Yorkshire and the Humber Home Truths 2017/18’ report, those earning any less than £40,580 a year […]

Published
March 23, 2018
 

First flats in £25m Kelham Island development to be unveiled

The first flats in a new £25 million development in Kelham Island are set to be officially unveiled by the Chairman of Homes England, Sir Edward Lister, on Tuesday 20th March. The flats are part of the Dun Works development which will bring 225 new homes to Kelham Island over the next 12 months. Dun […]

Published
March 15, 2018
 

Our International Women’s Day award winners

    On 8th March we marked the incredible achievements of women across our organisation as part of International Women’s Day. Staff, customers, volunteers and partners joined us for a celebratory event at The Circle at Voluntary Action Sheffield, where we recognised their achievements with a series of awards. The stories shared by our winners […]

Published
March 13, 2018
 

Nominate someone for our International Women’s Day awards

International Women’s Day is being held on 8th March this year, and we want to celebrate the achievements of the incredible women living and working in our region. We’re looking for nominations that celebrate the achievements of our customers, members of staff or volunteers in a range of categories, including: Woman of Influence (BME) – […]

Published
February 2, 2018
 

Opening hours over Christmas and New Year

We’ll be taking a couple of days off over Christmas to enjoy the festivities. When our office is closed, Liberty Gas take calls directly from our customers and respond to emergency gas repairs. All emergency calls relating to gas central heating boilers or gas fires should be reported by calling 033 0333 5789 All other emergency repairs […]

Published
December 31, 2017