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'Coalition fails to achieve housing goals'

27/01/2015 3:44 pm

The coalition government has not achieved significant success against its housing goals and is building fewer homes than the previous Labour government.

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Institutional investor commits £1.5bn to regen schemes

27/01/2015 4:02 pm

A major institutional investor has announced plans to invest £1.5bn in regeneration projects across the UK, including for rented housing.

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Figures show 33% rise in welfare assistance applications

27/01/2015 2:48 pm

The number of people applying for welfare assistance in Scotland shot up 33% in a year, according to official figures released today.

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'No veto on Scottish welfare decisions' says UK minister

27/01/2015 1:19 pm

A UK minister has denied claims by the Scottish First Minister that Westminster would affectively be able to veto the Scottish Government’s changes to housing benefit under draft devolution plans.

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Statistics watchdog to examine DCLG data proposal

27/01/2015 10:14 am

The UK Statistics Authority (UKSA) is probing the Department for Communities and Local Government’s (DCLG) controversial plan to publish key housing data less regularly.


Colin Wiles

Wrong to Buy

The Right to Buy elevates ideology above the public good, writes Colin Wiles

The Right Rev. David Walker, Bishop of Manchester

The strength of belief

The Church of England has been vocal in recent months about housing policy. Carl Brown meets ‘media bishop’ David Walker to find out more

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Poor health

A ‘legendary’ housing band announces split, advice to help workers not live too long and just who is this Kris Hopkinson?

More analysis

For use in Inside Housing, 23 January 2015

The value for money challenge

As the HCA prepares to issue a fresh batch of value for money downgrades, how are landlords feeling about the self-assessment process this year?

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