Affordable housing development

What is affordable housing?

Affordable housing includes homes rented by housing associations at sub-market rents and homes for sale to those on lower incomes in schemes such as shared ownership.

Who qualifies for affordable housing?

Rented homes are let to applicants on the Council's Housing Register. For more information about shared ownership homes for sale in Hertfordshire, contact BPHA on 03333 214044.

What new affordable housing is being built in Broxbourne?

The list below outlines the most recent developments in the Borough.

For further information on each of the developments, please follow the links provided:

Scheme Name LocationHousing Mixexpected Completed DATEHousing Association
The CardinalsCheshunt

Affordable rent:

12 no. 2-bed flats / 3 no. 2-bed houses / 4 no. 3-bed houses

Shared ownership:

5 no. 3-bed houses

Autumn 2017B3Living
Hazlemere MarinaWaltham Cross

Affordable rent:

10 no. 1-bed flats / 8 no. 2-bed flats

Shared ownership:

2 no. 1-bed flats / 1 no. 2-bed flat

August 2017B3Living
High Street, CheshuntCheshunt

Affordable rent:

5 no. 2-bed flats

October 2017B3Living


Affordable housing development in Broxbourne

If you own a site which might be suitable for affordable housing, please send an email to the Council's Housing Strategy and Development team.

The Council has a preferred partner agreement which enables it to develop in partnership with its preferred housing association partners. Contact information for these development partners can be found at the following link: housing association development partners.

A full copy of the Council's Affordable Housing Strategy can be viewed and downloaded from the Housing Strategy webpage.