This is the latest version of our business plan.
Currently we are updating our business plan to bring it in line with Student Cooperative Homes' business model, so watch this space!
Articles of Association
Our current articles of association, these are the fundamental rules of the co-op under which we are incorporated. We are however updating these and are considering moving to a fully mutual form of incorporation under the Radical Routes Industrial Provident Society model.
Rosie Evered helped kick off the housing co-op project in Sheffield by studying the potential for it in her Masters Dissertation project. We've evolved a fair bit since then, but you can get a good understanding of co-ops ,housing co-ops and our motivations from the original document.
This 2004 Urbed report on student housing co-operatives as a concept was funded by the NUS and the co-operative group. It's a thorough examination of the potential for large scale student housing co-operatives in the UK.
Amy Coppeard, working for the Students Union wrote this report on SSHC and student housing co-ops in general, a very interesting read.