Tens of thousands of social tenants across southern England affected by Pay to Stay would struggle to afford to carry on living in their home if forced to pay full market rent, according to exclusive research.
Government cuts will “kill” social landlords’ plans to install thousands of solar panels on homes up and down the country, it has been warned.
England’s largest older-people’s specialist housing association has bought 24 care homes in a major £100m purchase - the largest deal of its kind in recent years.
Plans to set up a new independent tenant organisation in Northern Ireland look set to be launched before the end of the year, after the proposal was backed by tenant groups.
The government has ruled out offering guidance to councils on the criteria they use to judge whether Travellers or Gypsies live a “nomadic lifestyle”.
Private landlords are discriminating against people with foreign names and accents as a result of the government’s ‘Right to Rent’ checks, a new report says.
The Local Government Ombudsman has told South Oxfordshire District Council to reimburse two homeowners who had trouble selling up because they were not told of all the restrictions the authority had imposed on their properties.
The Chartered Institute of Housing has estimated 145,000 housing association tenants will exercise the Right to Buy over the next five years.
We need a housing system that works for everyone, says Terrie Alafat
The sector needs to try and predict some of the grim prospects ahead, says Eamon McGoldrick
This week we report on the first impact analysis of government’s Pay to Stay policy, under which tenants earning more than £30,000 a year will need to pay market rent
We have the data in the UK to cut down on rogue landlords, Trevor Hampton says, but do we have the will?