The construction of the first new homes built as part of a multi-million pound investment partnership between Breckland Council and private developers The Land Group is nearing completion.
Agricultural land in a village on the A47 between Dereham and Swaffham has been earmarked for development of 15 houses and a small shop.
Residents angered by the plans to build two wind farm substations close to their homes say a public consultation did little to ease their concerns.
Fears that Norfolk’s market towns might not have good enough roads to cope with thousands of new homes have triggered a series of special studies to tackle the potential problem.
Concerns have been raised over plans to build homes on the site of a former school in Necton, near Swaffham.
Houses prices in Norfolk and Waveney have gone up by as much as £190,000 in just 20 years, figures have revealed.
A former school in Necton, near Swaffham, that has been closed for almost ten years could be demolished to make way for housing.
Plans for a new housing development close to a county wildlife site have been rejected by councillors.
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