Andy Burnham has called on the government to devolve welfare spending to Greater Manchester.
Local authorities outside of major urban areas should be exempt from paying the government’s high-value home levy, a Treasury-backed group has said.
The private rented sector in Scotland has almost tripled in size as a proportion of total stock over the past 16 years, the latest Scottish Household Survey has revealed.
Brighton & Hove City Council has put plans to tighten its social housing allocations criteria on hold following concerns from opposition councillors.
Sovereign is bringing its Hampshire repairs service in-house in a bid to save £2m over five years.
Labour is still calculating the cost of its pledge to build 500,000 ‘social’ homes in its first five years of government.
Sadiq Khan is preparing to publish a “best practice guide” to outline basic standards for estate regeneration in the capital, his deputy has revealed.
An ambition to increase housebuilding to 2,000 social homes annually in Northern Ireland would be threatened by this week’s expected reclassification of housing associations unless ministers act swiftly, landlords have warned.
The UK has a woeful record on housing compared to our European neighbours, says Jules Birch
Means testing in housing could free up affordable homes for those who really need them, says Mark Henderson
Applying the ‘LHA cap’ to all tenants will make a bad situation worse, says Bruce Moore
Jules Birch puts a Brexit case for social housing