Tangram Housing Co-op

Postal Address
76 Bank Side Street

Electronic Mail admin@tangramhousing.co.uk
0113 248 8743
Year started
Inner City
Number of over 18s
Number of under 18s
Ideological focus
Legal structure
Open in principle to new members
Charge visitors
Work in Lieu

Tangram is a registered Housing Co-operative. We have 39 units of accommodation, all in or near Bank Side Street in Harehills, Leeds. They range from studio flats through to four-bedroom family houses.
Our application process can be lengthy, and it may be some time before a vacancy arises. We are probably most suitable for people already in the Leeds area.
We are a Registered Social Landlord regulated by the Homes & Communities Agency. This means that any vacancies are allocated on the basis of housing need.
The Co-op is run by the tenants with support from a part-time worker. All tenants are members of the co-operative and have to be voted in at a General Meeting.
As a tenant, you enjoy the following advantages: cheap rent a centrally heated flat or house, a repairs service, the control of being your own landlord.
In return for this, we expect you to be prepared to volunteer for various tasks. As well as keeping rents down, this is a great way of socialising with the other Co-op members.

community does not share income
community does not require capital from members
community does not have broadband internet access
community does not generates any of its own electricity
community does not use solar energy
community buildings not insulated to a high standard
community members use bicycles
community does not have an organised system for car sharing
community is accessible by public transport
community does not share utilities
community does not have tool sharing system
community does not have organised systems for recycling
community does not have any kind of ecosewage system
community is not involved in land management
community does not grow vegetables
no communal animals
no regular communal meals
community has policy which restricts smoking
community buildings at least partly wheelchair accessible
community is not involved in campaigning

Tangram Housing Co-op is currently looking for new members

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