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Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson has welcomed news that more than 370 homes in Anfield that were earmarked for demolition, will now be saved.
They will become part of the £25m Anfield Village regeneration scheme.
Almost 170 of the houses are empty and will now be kept and refurbished.
A further 224 houses, 116 of which are vacant, will be demolished.
More than 370 homes in Anfield, previously earmarked for demolition have been saved.
The announcement follows months of consultation between residents and Liverpool City Council. Under the new plans, 374 properties will be kept and refurbished and a further 224 will be demolished.
Work is now underway to create "Anfield Village", which is expected to cost around £25m.