Refurbishment work has started on a dilapidated council house that has stood empty for almost seven years.
Plans have been unveiled to bring up to 20 council sites forward for housing developments - with nearly £11 million pledged to kick start the scheme.
Many people have good intentions of making their will but put it off because of other distractions, says Spire Solicitors' Kiri Nichols.
The prospect of a 4,600-home garden village in Norfolk has not been ruled out - despite officers not recommending it be part of a blueprint for where thousands of homes could be built.
Final arguments for and against controversial plans to build 600 homes at a medieval castle were heard at an "emotive" inquiry into the proposed development.
A town centre warehouse could be demolished to make way for three new homes.
Millions of pounds worth of government funding is set to go to the controversial £271m Anglia Square redevelopment - despite "risks" from the owner's refusal to guarantee not to sell the land.
A Norfolk council has agreed to spend almost £1m on improving facilities and safety features in its social housing.