New Affordable Housing In Elmbridge Moves Closer

Crown Simmons Housing’s plans to provide much needed new affordable housing in West Molesey moved a step closer following a very positive meeting with Elmbridge planning officers on Friday 1st July. For the last two years we have been consulting with our residents at Mole Abbey in Abbey Walk about demolishing 12 prefab bungalows that were built on Read more »

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Spring/Summer Edition of Open House Now Available

The latest edition of Open House, our residents’ newsletter, has been published. You should have received your copy by post but it is also available to view online. The latest edition includes updates on: Changes at Crown Simmons Housing Updates on Government Housing Policy, such as the extension of the Right to Buy to housing association Read more »

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Benefit changes from April 2016

The Government have introduced some changes to the levels of welfare benefits.  Please check to see if this affects you. If you think you could be affected by this change and need help budgeting your income, please contact your local citizens’ advice bureau. The information below shows the main changes: Benefit and tax credit rates Read more »

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Iris Simmons, founder of Crown Simmons and former Mayor of Elmbridge.

Community Award Winners Announced

This year’s winners of the Iris Simmons Community Award were recognised at a ceremony on 27 April 2016 at Crown Simmons Housing’s Head Office in Esher. The Award, which was established to recognise the work of Iris Simmons, the former Mayor of Elmbridge and Crown Simmons Housing founder before her death in 2013, and in Read more »

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Ellie Melham and Pippa Claydon

Neighbourhood Team Takes Shape

Following a restructure of the staff team at Crown Simmons, Ellie Melham and Pippa Claydon have been appointed as Neighbourhood Managers. They took up their new roles effective from 1 May 2016. Our Neighbourhood Managers take responsibility for leading the housing management service. Ellie and Pippa are responsible for the complete management of their patch, dealing with income Read more »

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Paul Yates, CEO Crown Simmons

Changes at Crown Simmons

2015 was a significant year for the housing sector with the reduction of social housing rents by 1% for each of the next four years and the introduction of the Voluntary Right to Buy. In addition, at Crown Simmons our contract to manage a number of properties in London for the Mayor’s Office for Policing Read more »

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