First tenants move into Nuplace homes at Dawley site

The first tenants have begun moving into their Nuplace homes at The Oaklands in Dawley, two months ahead of schedule.

First tenants move into Nuplace homes at Dawley site

The Oaklands features 91 two and three bedroomhomes. Nuplace will privately rent out 47 two and three bedroom homes and theremaining 44 two and three bedroom homes will be sold on the open market byLovell.


Properties were originally planned to be availablefrom this summer but three houses at the site are already occupied.


The first couple, Jackie and Mitch have been intheir new Nuplace home for (since 28 April). They said:


“We have been in for a few days now and we love it. Itfeels spacious light and airy and a real pleasure to be home. We are off to agreat start in our fabulous new home.”


Last week, Sam and Michael (pictured) moved into theirfirst home together at The Oaklands site. After living with Sam’s mum theyfinally have a place of their own – although her mum will soon be theirneighbor when she moves into her new home on the site, bought from Lovell.


The couple said they were attracted to Nuplacebecause it offered them long term security, as well as a brand new house.


The Oaklands is the third Nuplace site to be broughtforward following Pool View in Randlay and Woodland Walk in Madeley, which areboth now fully let.


Phase 2 will also include a site at Miners Walk in Madeleywhere building work has begun, as well as a further two sites at Hadley andNewport.


For anyone who is interested in renting a brand newhome they can apply via or call 01952 384222.


Lovell launched their show home on the site lastmonth and anyone interested in buying a new home at this site should callLovell on 0121 4218338.


Jonathan Rowe, Director for Nuplace, said: “It’sgreat to see the first tenants move into our latest development and we’relooking forward to welcoming more this summer.


“Nuplace is playing a valuable role in thecommunity, as well as generating commercial revenue for the council.”


Nuplace is a commercial company set upby Telford & Wrekin Council limited by shares and established to developand manage a programme of 400 market rental properties.


It has the aim of supporting social andeconomic regeneration, addressing a shortfall in providing quality homes in therental market and generating revenue to protect frontline council services.


Prospective tenants can find out more byvisiting