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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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Painting a picture

03/07/2015 | By Nick Duxbury

Inside Housing and Wickes teamed up to find out how social landlords are redecorating their homes and the extent to which they are involving tenants. Nick Duxbury analyses the findings

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DCH takes repairs service in-house

19/06/2015 | By Pete Apps

One of the largest housing associations in the south west has taken its repairs service in-house.

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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.

Top 60 Sustainable Developments of the year 2015

Top 60: Sustainable Developments of the Year

03/07/2015 | By Michael Atherton

Inside Housing is showcasing the best 60 developments of the last year. This year, our list is split into 10 categories of excellence which we will reveal over the next 10 weeks. Michael Atherton reports on the best sustainable housing developments of the year.

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CIH Housing 2015: highlights

12/06/2015

With the Conservatives’ shock election win and issues around tightening finances setting the tone, this year’s conference has a lot of ground to cover. We take a look at some of the key themes and highlights

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Accessible apprenticeships

10/03/2015 | By Maria Brett

Apprenticeships are a popular way for social landlords to boost employment opportunities – but how easy are they to access for disabled people? On national apprenticeship week, Maria Brett meets a young, deaf apprentice

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Solid wall insulation

26/06/2015 | By Mitch Gee

Solid wall insulation has great potential to improve tenants’ lives. But, says Mitch Gee, technical director at SPSenvirowall, it also must be designed well

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The extra mile

26/06/2015 | By Barry Boxall

Social value should be second nature to service providers, argues Barry Boxall, divisional director, Building Solutions South, VINCI Facilities

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Working together

12/06/2015 | By Colin Middlemass

A joined up approach to asset management can help every pound go further, says Colin Middlemass, chief operating officer at Mears Group

Top 60 Sustainable Developments of the year 2015

Top 60: Sustainable Developments of the Year

03/07/2015 | By Michael Atherton

Inside Housing is showcasing the best 60 developments of the last year. This year, our list is split into 10 categories of excellence which we will reveal over the next 10 weeks. Michael Atherton reports on the best sustainable housing developments of the year.

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Scottish government launches £4m Empty Homes fund

29/06/2015 | By Pete Apps

A new fund to bring empty homes and high street spaces back into use has been launched by the Scottish government.

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Oldham's best Video

23/06/2015 | By Reni Eddo-Lodge

One of the youngest council leaders in the country, Jim McMahon, is leading Oldham as the government devolves a range of new powers to Greater Manchester. Reni Eddo-Lodge reports

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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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The clock strikes 12

03/07/2015 | By Martin Hilditch

The extension of Right to Buy to housing associations has dominated conversations in housing circles for the last couple of months

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Historic trust landlords seek legal advice on Right to Buy

02/07/2015 | By Pete Apps

Four housing associations established by Victorian philanthropists have taken legal advice on the government’s proposed Right to Buy extension and have ‘not ruled out a challenge’.

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