The work involves the demolition of 100 existing council-owned вЂprefabвЂ™ bungalows for elderly people, replacing them with 60 new bungalows, plus 41 two-bedroomed apartments, 56 mews houses, 39 apartments and a range of communal facilities.
It is Halifax-based Southdale's biggest contract win to date. The contractor specialises in social housing.
Work has already started on the first phase of demolition and redevelopment.
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