The Methodist Church in Ireland's Home Mission Department recommends and monitors regulations regarding manses. Proceeds of manse sales are received in order to help meet future connexional housing needs.
Properties rented to others in Belfast, Dublin and Limerick are under professional property management. Home Mission Department liaises with managers and uses income to provide grants.
"A Theology of Place - One Place for All Places" - Discussion paper by Mr Glenn Jordan, Director of the Skainos Project , the Urban Redevelopment Programme associated with the East Belfast Mission. This paper may be useful if you are thinking about some of the practical implications of planning new church premises as well as the use and place of current premises within local communities.