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Salix Homes launches new video service for deaf customers

3 April, 2018

Salix Homes is improving its customer experience for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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First images unveiled for new-look Canon Green Court campus

29 March, 2018
An artist’s impression of the expansive site on Canon Green Drive.

The first images of a major redevelopment project at an iconic Salford apartment block have been unveiled.

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‘Rethinking housing’ for an ageing population

27 March, 2018

‘Luxurious homes, stunning locations and intelligent design’.

Sound great doesn’t it?

I’m sure we’re all familiar with the glossy brochures from the private developers peddling ‘exclusive retirement living’ for the over 55s.

But what would that brochure look like in the social housing sector?

‘Dated communal facilities, poky corridors and your very own bedsit’. Doesn’t have quite the same ring to it does it?

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Search is on for Build Salford Class of 2018

22 March, 2018

The Build Salford traineeship programme is looking for its class of 2018.

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Salford schoolgirl calls on her community to recycle more

20 March, 2018
Charlotte Mulryan with her winning poster design.

A Salford schoolgirl has used her artistic skills to encourage her community to recycle their rubbish.

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Fancy saving money on your water bills?

17 March, 2018

Salix Homes has joined forces with United Utilities in a bid to save our customers money on their water bills.

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Morris dancing is alive and well in Salford

16 March, 2018

A traditional English dancing tradition is being kept alive in the heart of inner city Salford.

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Salix Homes supports International Women’s Day

8 March, 2018

Salix Homes is backing International Women’s Day with a call for more women to consider a career in construction.

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Salix Homes backs National Apprenticeship Week

7 March, 2018
National Apprenticeship Week 2018

Salix Homes is supporting National Apprenticeship Week.

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Centenarian Margaret turns 102

7 March, 2018
Margaret O Malley with our neighbourhood manager Mick Walsh

A 102-year-old Salix Homes' tenant has revealed the secret to longevity – a hot toddy or two every night.

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Salford housing estates get £1million facelift

1 March, 2018
This estate in Broughton has been part of the improvement work project

Housing estates across Salford have been given a new lease of life thanks to Salix Homes.

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Salix Homes completes largest in-house improvement scheme

28 February, 2018

Residents of a housing estate in Bury are reaping the benefits of Salix Homes’ largest in-house improvement project.

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Salford woman evicted after a decade of bad behaviour

27 February, 2018
Marie Daniels. Picture credit: Manchester Evening News

A Salford woman has been evicted from her home after a more than a decade of anti-social behaviour.

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Take part in Universal Credit survey and you could win £250 vouchers!

27 February, 2018
Win £250 Love to Shop vouchers

Fancy winning £250 Love to Shop vouchers? 

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Salix Homes ‘repurposes’ empty buildings to help tackle housing crisis

22 February, 2018
The former Petrie Court homeless hostel has been repurposed and transformed into The Hive providing accommodation exclusively for young people.

Salix Homes is helping to tackle the housing crisis by repurposing derelict buildings.

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Salix Homes backs the Axe Safety Tax Campaign

22 February, 2018
Salix Homes is backing the Axe Safety Tax Campaign

Salix Homes is backing a campaign to make Britain’s homes safer.

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Salix Homes backs campaign for an ‘age-friendly’ Salford

13 February, 2018
Mick Walsh, neighbourhood manager at Salix Homes, which is backing the Take a Seat campaign

Salix Homes is backing a campaign to make the region more age-friendly and is calling upon Salford businesses to get on board.

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New vision announced for iconic Salford building

7 February, 2018
Canon Green Court as it is now

A bold new vision has been announced for an iconic apartment block in Salford.

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The world has changed. Housing has not.

2 February, 2018
Rethinking Housing

We are in the grips of a revolution -  a digital revolution.

Three years ago, never would I have imagined you could have restaurant-quality food from the comfort of your own sofa at 3am; order a taxi at the click of a button whenever and wherever you need one; or get your shopping delivered straight to your door in under an hour.

And even further from my thoughts was that I’d be able to get my digital friend ‘Alexa’ to do it all for me.

But thanks to the progressive, forward-thinking companies like Deliveroo, Uber and Amazon, that is today’s reality.

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Changing world prompts Salix Homes to ‘Rethink Housing’

1 February, 2018

Salix Homes is ‘Rethinking Housing’.

In today’s forever-evolving world, we are rethinking the way we provide our services in order to cope with the demands of the future.

In 2015, we set out on our five-year journey to 2020 with our Corporate Plan - Let’s Grow Together.

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