MHA has been hard at work rejuvenating the Oakley Way and Oakley Close area of Caldicot. Out of the nine blocks of flats, six are in the process of being extensively renovated both inside and out, three blocks have been demolished.
The rejuvenation programme has included new kitchens and bathrooms, electrical, gas and heating works. The external works included re-roofing, new windows, balcony rails, main entrance canopies and external wall insulation.
The renovation work will increase the overall quality of the homes and improve thermal comfort and has been done to meet the Welsh Housing Quality Standard.
As well as the regeneration of existing flats. Three of the blocks were demolished to make way for 37 affordable, new properties to rent. The new homes comprise of 2 and 3 bedroom houses, 1 bedroom flats and 2 bedroom bungalows. These new homes have provided much needed affordable housing in Caldicot and help meet the housing needs of people in the area.