The Housing Asset Management Strategy:
Defines Colchester's position with regard to asset management and how this aligns to core business objectives.
Defines needs, future trends and changes influencing these.
Defines the stock, its condition, use and required re-investment over the next 30 years.
Identifies the risks and issues relating to the housing assets and how these may be reduced.
Defines the methodologies and implementation processes for the Strategy and establishes frameworks and templates for monitoring, recording and evaluating performance.
A Housing Asset Management Strategy is fundamental to the successful delivery of Colchester's objectives within the context of its Strategic Plan 2015-18 by regenerating our Borough through buildings, employment, leisure and infrastructure.
The strategy sets out a number of key actions that will further improve service and operational delivery together with informing future investment decisions.