Collective housing project support

Are you an individual, informal group or established organisation wanting to set up a collective housing project? Designing and delivering a housing project can be complex and challenging. Our team of experienced enablers is here to support you through the process from start to finish, with advice and professional services covering the following areas, and more…

  • Setting up and working effectively as a group
  • Advice on legal structures and governance
  • Feasibility studies
  • Business planning
  • Funding and finance options
  • Land finding and site assessment
  • Community engagement
  • Masterplanning and architectural design
  • Environmental sustainability – design and assessment
  • Preparation and submission of planning applications
  • Advice on procurement and working with contractors
  • Self build training
  • Project/site management
  • Long term management plans for homes

If you’re interested in any or all of the above, please start by emailing info@ecomotive.org to set up an initial free-of-charge meeting with one of our enablers to discuss your needs and get a quote for the support you need. We may be able to assist you in applying for grant funding to help access our services.

Our project support team

Anna Hope – enabling support

Tom Beale – enabling support

Jackson Moulding – enabling support, self build training and site management

Alex Dutton – masterplanning, architectural services and planning applications