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£900m fund completes second deal

£900m fund completes second deal

26/05/2015 | By Pete Apps

A £900m social housing fund has completed its second deal amid a flurry of equity investment into the housing sector.

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Derwent Living secures shared ownership equity deal

20/05/2015 | By Pete Apps

An East Midlands-based landlord has completed an £8.9m deal on a portfolio of shared ownership homes, with cash from a council pension fund.

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Rent fears as UK enters deflation

20/05/2015 | By Carl Brown

Landlords are fearing a rent squeeze after the United Kingdom this week entered negative consumer price inflation for the first time in more than 50 years.

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28/05/2015 | By Carl Brown , Pete Apps

Social landlords are lobbying the government to minimise the impact of the extended Right to Buy policy as the Queen’s Speech this week confirmed it will go ahead.

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28/05/2015 | By Gavin Smart

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21/05/2015 | By Heather Spurr

The government is accelerating plans to force landlords to check their tenants are in the UK legally, David Cameron has announced.

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£900m fund completes second deal

£900m fund completes second deal

26/05/2015 | By Pete Apps

A £900m social housing fund has completed its second deal amid a flurry of equity investment into the housing sector.

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22/05/2015 | By Pete Apps

Housing associations should adopt a city-style merger code for takeovers in an increasingly tough operating environment.

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Sanctuary Group secures European Investment Bank funding

Derwent Living secures shared ownership equity deal

20/05/2015 | By Pete Apps

An East Midlands-based landlord has completed an £8.9m deal on a portfolio of shared ownership homes, with cash from a council pension fund.

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