More than 3,700 homes in Norfolk have stood empty for more than six months, new figures have revealed, with the number increasing by almost 450 over the past year.
Work has started in Swaffham on 165 new homes being built as part of a £22.5m development in the town.
Plans to build 150 new homes on the fringes of a Norfolk town have been turned down over fears of urbanising a “tranquil green area” - despite the threat of a judicial review.
Plans to build dozens of new homes in a Norfolk village have been agreed by councillors.
A family of travelling showmen have had their plans to create a permanent home near a Norfolk village rejected by councillors.
Breckland Council has launched an empty homes support programme in an attempt to get homes back into the private rented sector.
A developer has resubmitted plans to build homes in a town near where 180 homes have just been approved.
Flats which developers said would appeal to eastern European workers have been approved despite objections from the town council.