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Labouring progress Video

29/06/2016 | By Jane Fae

Construction has long been a man’s world, so how much progress has really been made in getting more women into the workplace? Jane Fae finds out

For use in Inside Housing, 24 June 2016

Beyond the horizon Video

23/06/2016 | By Caroline Thorpe

Paul Hackett pledged to turn Amicus Horizon into “the best large landlord” by 2016. Caroline Thorpe talks to the chief executive about whether he has succeeded

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Balance sheet

23/06/2016 | By Louise Hebborn

Ensuring the payment of service charges has long been a difficult area for social landlords, says Louise Hebborn

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Cold comfort

22/08/2016 | By Gerald Koessl

Social housing is better insulated than other tenures, but that is no comfort to the one in 10 social tenants living in the most inefficient homes, says Gerald Koessl

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Smart fuel

26/07/2016 | By Sarah Newton

Smart meters can help lift people out of fuel poverty, says Sarah Newton

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Developers warn against councils using CPOs for undeveloped land

27/09/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

The Home Builders Federation fears councils could seek to use compulsory purchase orders (CPOs) to hinder development, following Birmingham’s groundbreaking move to seize undeveloped land from developers.

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Council approves CPO plan for undeveloped land

20/09/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

Birmingham City Council plans to use compulsory purchase orders (CPOs) to seize undeveloped land from developers in an innovative bid to free up sites for new housing.

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A new way of working

23/09/2016

Anna Benbow and Jillie Smithies explore the challenges of enacting a wholly owned subsidiary model for repairs and maintenance

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Dash of colour

02/09/2016

How can intelligent use of colour play a part in reinvigorating resident living spaces? Peter Howard at Akzonobel explains

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Social housing rap Video

23/08/2016 | By Tom Wall

A group of young Londoners have produced a music video about the threatened demolition of a Brixton housing estate. Tom Wall spoke to community activist Potent Whisper and one of the rappers, Paradox, about the video and the campaign to save Cressingham Gardens

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Top joint venture developments Video

04/08/2016

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 few weeks. Here, we introduce you to the best of the best joint ventures

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This estate's 10 year wait for regeneration Video

02/08/2016 | By Reni Eddo-Lodge

The Lower Milehouse Estate has been a wasteland for a decade, after the last Labour government’s Pathfinders regeneration programme ground to a halt. Reni Eddo-Lodge revisits the area to find out about how plans for rebuilding are being resuscitated

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Right not to buy

20/09/2016 | By Kevin Gulliver

Social tenants are reluctant to buy because ownership is risky on low pay, says Kevin Gulliver

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Different path

19/09/2016

The first Scottish housing day shows Scotland is following a very different path than England, says Kevin Stewart

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Damage limitation

02/09/2016 | By Tom Copley

The new prime minister and housing minister have the perfect opportunity to soften some of the most damaging policies they’ve inherited, says Tom Copley

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