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Pension contributions to rise 'by same as 2013'

25/03/2015 | By Pete Apps

Contributions to reduce the gaping deficit in the sector’s pension scheme are likely to increase by the same level as they did three years ago.

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Landlords threaten legal action over Right to Buy extension

25/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

Sector leaders would challenge any government attempt to extend the Right to Buy policy for housing associations in court.

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A2 Dominion issues £150m retail bond

MPs 'uneasy' over housing associations’ derivatives exposure

25/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

Housing associations’ exposure to the derivatives market could become a ‘matter of serious public concern’ in the next parliament, according to a report by the Communities and Local Government (CLG) committee.

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House builder hails ‘tremendous’ half-year results

25/03/2015 | By Corin Williams

Bellway has continued its strong financial performance and has posted a 41.2% increase in its gross profits, according to interim results.

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Scottish housing association surplus at record low

25/03/2015 | By Corin Williams

Increased maintenance charges have contributed to the lowest housing association surpluses seen in Scotland for five years.

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Sanctuary Group secures European Investment Bank funding

Housing associations eye PRS guarantees fund

23/03/2015 | By Pete Apps

Housing associations are eyeing up cheap debt to build thousands of private rented sector (PRS) homes through a government guarantees programme.

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Parliament passes law to ban 'revenge evictions'

17/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

A law to ban ‘revenge’ evictions was passed by the House of Lords after a long campaign spearheaded by housing charity Shelter. 

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Managing director, Housing Contact

It’s all about the process

12/03/2015 | Updated: 12/03/2015 | By John Doyle

Social landlords are likely underestimating the impact of universal credit on rent arrears, says John Doyle, managing director, Housing Contact

Procurement specialist, STC Energy

A transparent approach

12/03/2015 | Updated: 12/03/2015 | By Robert Tennant

Tranparency in buying energy is crucial for social landlords, says Robert Tennant, procurement specialist, STC Energy

Sanctuary Group secures European Investment Bank funding

Housing associations eye PRS guarantees fund

23/03/2015 | By Pete Apps

Housing associations are eyeing up cheap debt to build thousands of private rented sector (PRS) homes through a government guarantees programme.

Stock pic of eviction order

Parliament passes law to ban 'revenge evictions'

17/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

A law to ban ‘revenge’ evictions was passed by the House of Lords after a long campaign spearheaded by housing charity Shelter. 

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Anger over plans to limit PRS licensing

12/03/2015 | By Emily Twinch

Campaigning groups have slammed government plans to stop city or borough-wide private rented sector (PRS) licensing schemes.

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Pension contributions to rise 'by same as 2013'

25/03/2015 | By Pete Apps

Contributions to reduce the gaping deficit in the sector’s pension scheme are likely to increase by the same level as they did three years ago.

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FOR SALE

Landlords threaten legal action over Right to Buy extension

25/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

Sector leaders would challenge any government attempt to extend the Right to Buy policy for housing associations in court.

Comments (4)

A2 Dominion issues £150m retail bond

MPs 'uneasy' over housing associations’ derivatives exposure

25/03/2015 | By Daniel Douglas

Housing associations’ exposure to the derivatives market could become a ‘matter of serious public concern’ in the next parliament, according to a report by the Communities and Local Government (CLG) committee.

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