Proof of Concept: Community Land Trusts

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Author: Dr. Bob Paterson and Prof. Karl Dayson

Year: 2012

Community Finance Solutions published its ‘Proof of Concept’ for Community Land Trusts in January 2012. The proof was written by Dr. Bob Paterson and Prof. Karl Dayson, co-founders of CFS and records the development of the CLT movement and demonstrates how twelve communities have been able to practically implement the CLT model.  The research for and the development of this demonstration programme was a partnership project between Community Finance Solutions and Carnegie UK Trust.  The report was produced with the support from the Department of Communities and Local Government as part of its programme of grants via their Empowerment Fund. Further information on our work on Community Land Trusts is available here.