The selected partner will design, refurbish, manage and maintain the authority's housing stock, as well as an associated new-build aspect for sale development.
The contract will include:
demolition of existing council homes
refurbishment, management and maintenance - 840 units of council housing
1,700 new-build for sale homes
62 new-build social rented homes - to be developed by the successful economic operator
Requests for participation must be in by 17 March 2008. Operators bidding for this contract are required to complete a pre-qualification questionnaire.
Source: Infrastructure Journal