• LHA cap: supported schemes remain on ice

    TOP STORY: Supported housing providers are keeping development schemes on hold, despite a recent assurance from the government that current levels of funding will be maintained in the future.

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LHA cap: supported schemes remain on ice

TOP STORY: Supported housing providers are keeping development schemes on hold, despite a recent assurance from the government that current levels of funding will be maintained in the future.

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Ferrier Estate

Cautious welcome for government estates scheme

08/12/2016 5:06 pm

Housing professionals have broadly welcomed a new government blueprint for overhauling run-down estates across England, coupled with a £32m funding boost.

fraud

Fraudulent housing benefit payments hit £1bn

08/12/2016 3:40 pm

Housing benefit overpayments due to fraud totalled £1bn last year, official statistics released today have revealed.

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Migrant focus for BME housing association

08/12/2016 2:00 pm

A black and minority ethnic housing association hopes to become the leading provider of services to new migrants in London as it focuses on non-housing services.

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L&G raises £170m for build-to-rent investment

08/12/2016 12:00 pm

Legal & General has raised a further £170m from institutions for its build-to-rent fund, taking its total investment in this field to around £1bn.

housing finance

Essex housing association maintains rating, but outlook is negative

08/12/2016 11:48 am

Essex-based housing association Colne has retained its A+ credit rating from ratings agency Standard & Poor’s, but has had its long-term outlook downgraded to negative. 

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£32m boost for estate regeneration

08/12/2016 11:28 am

The government is to inject an extra £32m into its flagship estate regeneration programme, ministers announced today.

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NHF opens internal consultation over restructure

08/12/2016 7:30 am

The National Housing Federation (NHF) is considering a reduction in staffing numbers, as it seeks to squeeze costs ahead of a cut to its annual fees.

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Sarsfield: social housing commitment drives merger ambition

07/12/2016 4:12 pm

Peabody and Family Mosaic’s merger plans were driven by a joint commitment to providing low-cost rental units, the designate chief executive of the new organisation has said.

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    Cathy at 50

    TOM MURTHA SEPT 2015

    Not just a Christmas story

    Help and support to tackle homelessness are needed every day of the year, says Tom Murtha

    Columnist

    Two-way street

    The minister announces more investment in social housing – social, not affordable – and signs a pact with housing associations and local authorities.

    PAUL TAYLOR SEPT 2015

    Challenging the system

    Paternalistic and disempowering services are not the way to achieve lasting social change, argues Paul Taylor

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    'Javid is wrong, we do not landbank'

    We are willing to demonstrate to Sajid Javid that we do not landbank, says Stewart Baseley.

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    From the frontline - Michele Parry

    02/12/2016

    Michele Parry, business improvement officer at Halton Housing Trust, tells Inside Housing about why digital connectivity is so important and how she’d like to beat the commuter traffic

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      Autumn Statement: what we still don't know

      ANALYSIS: After last week’s Autumn Statement, Pete Apps rounds up the unanswered questions.

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      • Autumn Statement: what we still don't know

        ANALYSIS: After last week’s Autumn Statement, Pete Apps rounds up the unanswered questions.

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      • Reel Homes film competition

        CATHY AT 50: Enter Inside Housing’s competition to find a housing film for the 21st century

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