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Benefit cap 'to be lower than £23,000 outside London'

TOP NEWS STORY: The overall household benefits cap will be lower than £23,000 in areas of the country outside London, George Osborne announced this weekend.

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Young 'will be priced out of rural areas'

06/07/2015 | By Carl Brown

Young people and families will be priced out of rural areas, turning parts of the country into ‘pensioner pockets’, the National Housing Federation has warned.

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Scale of youth homelessness 'going unrecorded'

06/07/2015 | By Carl Brown

More than three times as many homeless young people were housed by councils and charities last year than government records show.

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House builder reports record half-year completions

06/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

One of the UK’s largest house builders completed a record number of homes in the first half of the year.

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Survey shows overheating concern

03/07/2015 | By News team

Two in three professionals working in housing sustainability who responded to a survey have said they are concerned about overheating of homes.

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Liverpool landlord begins work on off-site scheme

03/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

A Liverpool landlord has begun preparing a site for an innovative off-site build project where 33 homes will be built in a factory and craned in.

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Landlord defends planned commune eviction

03/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

A housing association has issued a lengthy-defence of its decision to move out residents of ‘communes’ in London, claiming it is simply ‘carrying out its responsibilities as a landlord’.

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Welsh landlord secures £25m deal

Welsh landlord secures £25m private placement

03/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

A Welsh landlord has secured a £25m private placement with a single UK investor.

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L&Q latest to move repairs in-house

03/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

71,000-home landlord follows Affinity Sutton and Southern’s direct maintenance moves

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