News

30/07/2021

Sign up for a FREE smart home device

Smart home devices can help you save money and energy. We are offering free devices to Poplar HARCA tenants.

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22/07/2021

Poplar HARCA expands its housing stock into Hackney for the first time – providing 10 new affordable homes at Agate House, Stone Studios

Poplar HARCA is moving families into 10 affordable homes (six for social rent and four for shared ownership) within Agate House, part of the new and vibrant Stone Studios development in Hackney. This is the first time Poplar HARCA has expanded its housing stock beyond Tower Hamlets.

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19/07/2021

Sisters Ciara and Lula move to a brand new shared ownership property at Hackney’s Stone Studios

Sisters Ciara and Lula grew up in Suffolk, and lived in Shoreditch before moving to their brand new shared ownership property at Hackney’s Stone Studios.

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19/07/2021

Coronavirus update: services and support

Information about our latest service updates and places to get support.

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16/07/2021

Water at Island Point

Thames Water has confirmed that the water supply to homes at Island Point is safe to use for all purposes.

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14/07/2021

EWS1 Fire Risk Assessments

New Government safety advice means additional fire risk assessments have to be carried out on buildings over 18m tall (usually 5 or more storeys) with some form of combustible cladding or combustible material on balconies, and blocks less than 18m tall with specific concerns.

These assessments are known as External Wall System Assessment 1 forms (EWS1).

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09/07/2021

Love Summer Programme

The Love Summer programme takes place at St Paul’s Way Centre from 22 July to 1 September.

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28/06/2021

Poplar is open for business!

To celebrate the many incredible businesses in Poplar, you’ll be hearing from and seeing the faces of the people behind these businesses, on Instagram and Twitter all summer.

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28/06/2021

Poplar HARCA completes Jolles House, creating 70 new homes in Bow

Poplar HARCA’s Jolles House scheme, in partnership with Hill Group, has been completed, creating 70 new homes (13 social rent and 57 shared ownership) in Bromley High Street, Bow.

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24/06/2021

Michaela gets a foot on the property ladder in brand new shared ownership home

Hackney-local Michaela was living in rented house-shares before buying a shared ownership home at Jolles House. Shared ownership worked out to be cheaper than privately renting, giving her the opportunity to get on the property ladder and stay in East London, close to her family and where she grew up.

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18/06/2021

The Queen’s Birthday Honours local Spotlight Youth Worker with an MBE.

It is with great pleasure we announce that Spotlight Youth and Community Engagement Manager, Nahim Ahmed, from Poplar HARCA is awarded an MBE for his services to disadvantaged young people in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

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18/06/2021

No ifs, no butts, no BBQS on balconies

You can help keep where you live clean and safe by binning your cigarette butts and never using barbecues on balconies or in communal areas.

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