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Photo: Jenny Stenberg

‘Egnahem’ for everyone – own home through your own work in an innovative housing area

Research project
Active research
Project size
2 million SEK
Project period
2021 - 2023
Project owner
Gothenburg Research Institute (GRI)

Short description

Egnahemsfabriken and Orust municipality will in collaboration with Ekobanken and Mikrofonden create an opportunity and financing model that provides a third way to solve housing for more people. The target group is everyone who wants to create their own home through their own work, with a special focus on groups that have difficulties in the housing or labor market.
Project leader: Tinna Harling, Egnahemsfabriken.
Participants: Tinna Harling, Erik Berg, Anna Berglund, Egnahemsfabriken Tjörn; Jenny Stenberg GRI-GU; Klara Sjögren Holtz, Rickard Karlsson, Orust municipality; Joakim Widén, Kristoffer Lüthi, Ekobanken; Ylva Lundkvist Fridh, Mikrofonden; Jan Svensson, Coompanion; John Helmfridsson, Association for collaborative building; John Areblad, Kanvassfilm.
Case study area: Ellös, Orust.