Now recruiting – Resident Board Member

We are looking for a Resident Board Member (Tenant or Leaseholder) to join our Board of Management later this year when Roger Winterburn retires. Roger will have completed 16 years’ service when he steps down at this September’s AGM – he stayed on following the merger with Crown to see through the initial integration period. We know that Roger 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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Spring Bank Holiday Closing

Our offices will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday (30th May) and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 31st May. If you have an emergency repair that cannot wait until our offices re-open on Tuesday you can find details of what to do here.

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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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Louise Is February Values Champion

Louise Stevens won our prestigious Values Champion award for February for her organisation and attention to detail in organising the Open Day at Gunters Mead on 20th February. In planning this event Louise (pictured, receiving her award from chief executive Paul Yates) demonstrated our values of Customer Focus, Delivery, Value for Money and Collaboration. Well Read more »

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Emma Solomons at House of Lords

Emma Solomons visits House of Lords

Our Customer Services Director, Emma Solomons, was invited to attend afternoon tea at the House of Lords to celebrate the launch of a new approach to housing and property management apprenticeships and mark the wider contribution of the housing sector to the apprenticeships agenda.   The Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe (who is also Chair of Read more »

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