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RUSS is powered and directed by its members. Find out more about what we do and how to get involved.

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RUSS is a volunteer-led Community Land Trust based in south London, founded in 2009 with the mission of creating sustainable neighbourhoods and genuinely affordable homes. We aim to bring together people and nature to build a more mutually beneficial world.


Watch the latest update from our Chair, Anurag Verma

Church Grove gets the green light

Our community-led project to build 36 new affordable homes took a huge step forward on 18 February

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RUSS relies on people like you, and we need your help to create truly affordable homes for Londoners. Whether you’re looking to become a RUSS member, keen to volunteer, want to donate or are eager to learn about self building, we’d love you to get involved.