Meet the Board
At the YorSpace AGM in April 2020 members voted to elect Directors to sit on the Board. Find out more about them here. By the way, the Board still ...Read more
Call for the Community Housing Fund to be extended
The Spring Budget is due to be announced on 11 March 2020, will the Community Housing Fund be affected? The big question for the community-led hous...Read more
Community Shares raise over £422,000
Major milestone for Lowfield Green The end of January this year saw an important milestone for Lowfield Green, our first affordable homes project. ...Read more
YorSpace And Mental Wellbeing
By Johnny Wells I guess I should start this with info about myself. I have been a member of YorSpace since 2018 and am a (future) resident of Lowfi...Read more
Reflections on our share offer
As we approach the end of our Share Issue, some thoughts from YorSpace supporter Jane Hustwit. Last autumn I became preoccupied with Yorspace: why ...Read more
An Intentional Community?
Here’s a guest blog with some interesting observations from our good friend and supporter, Jane Hustwit. Discovering the remarkable world of Yorspa...Read more
Positive pioneering – creative solutions to the property crisis
YorSpace is becoming widely known for our creative approach to the housing crisis. We like to call it “positive pioneering”. Here we explain what i...Read more
Patient Capital: A very "Yorspace" approach to investment
Our Community Share Issue is drawing to a close soon, so we thought now is a good time to encourage would-be investors to take a closer look at the...Read more
Lowfield Green appoints Croft Farm as Preferred Partner
We are delighted to announce that the residents of Lowfield Green Co-op have appointed local firm Croft Farm Construction as Preferred Partner for ...Read more
Yorspace Community Share Issue - watch our video and find out how you can invest!
We've been flat out at Yorspace throughout September, with the launch of our £475,000 Community Share Issue. The official launch event for investor...Read more
Invest in forever affordable homes
We have a vision of revolutionising how housing is funded, delivered and owned in York - providing a tangible solution to the UK housing crisis.. Y...Read more
21st Century Communities
Lowfield Green and Beyond The past few weeks has been a hive of activity for Yorspace, as we make the transition from planning to delivery. We’re w...Read more
Yorspace - Our journey so far
It seems incredible that we are fast approaching “boots on the ground” stage in our Lowfield Green development. Having worked so hard for so long t...Read more
Planning Committee 20th March City of York Council
YorSpace is delighted to announce that FULL Detailed Planning permission was approved for our design proposals for our 19 homes at Lowfield Green b...Read more
Detailed Planning submitted for Lowfield Green!
YorSpace is pleased to announce a Full planning application to finalise the design of the homes at Lowfield Green was submitted on 21st December 20...Read more
Outline planning permission granted for Lowfield Green!
FOUR years after first forming as an organisation… YorSpace can excitedly announced that we have planning permission for our proposals at Lowfield ...Read more
Power To Change Community Shares Booster Programme grant award!
YorSpace have been awarded a grant through Power To Change, the independent charitable trust given £150 million from the Big Lottery Fund to suppor...Read more
Exploring community owned renewable energy at Lowfield Green
On 22nd April, YorSpace and York Community Energy put on a joint event to talk about what community energy is and how creating community-owned ren...Read more