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Finance specialist

Senior reporter, Inside Housing

Heather Spurr

Senior reporter and campaign editor

E-mail: heather.spurr@insidehousing.co.uk

Phone: 020 7772 8362

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Paragon issues £250m bond

Scottish landlord takes £5m loan from social investor

09/12/2016 | By Simon Brandon

Dumfries & Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) is set to build 80 new affordable homes with a government-backed £5m, 10-year loan from a social investment charity.

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Essential Living secures £60m loan for modular housing

09/12/2016 | By Mark Smulian

Developer Essential Living has secured a £60m loan facility for what it believes is the UK’s first modular build-to-rent scheme.

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Deregulation in Scotland 'credit negative'

09/12/2016 | By Simon Brandon

Plans by the Scottish Government to weaken social housing regulation will be credit negative, the chair of the Scottish Housing Regulator has warned.

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NI government to scrap housing association Right to Buy

09/12/2016 | By Simon Brandon , Pete Apps

The Northern Irish Government plans to scrap Right to Buy for housing associations as part of a package of measures to take associations off the national balance sheet.

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Right to Buy extension delayed until at least 2018

24/11/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

The national roll-out of Right to Buy for housing association tenants will not take place until after April 2018 at the earliest, with the sell-off of high-value council homes also delayed.

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Grainger profits leap 64%

01/12/2016 | By Mark Smulian

Growing demand in the private rented sector has driven a 64% leap in pre-tax profit for residential landlord Grainger.

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Willmott Dixon sees 48% rise in pre-tax profits

28/11/2016 | By Simon Brandon

Construction firm Willmott Dixon has posted a 48% rise in half-year pre-tax profits to June.

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Government to ban letting agents' fees

23/11/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

The government has announced a ban on letting agents charging fees in the private rented sector during tomorrow’s Autumn Statement.

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Caravan life

17/11/2016

An Inside Housing investigation has found that thousands of people on low incomes are choosing to live in caravans and mobile homes. Martin Hilditch uncovers a hidden world that raises questions about the housing benefit system

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Government to ban letting agents' fees

23/11/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

The government has announced a ban on letting agents charging fees in the private rented sector during tomorrow’s Autumn Statement.

For use in Inside Housing, 18 November 2016

Caravan life

17/11/2016

An Inside Housing investigation has found that thousands of people on low incomes are choosing to live in caravans and mobile homes. Martin Hilditch uncovers a hidden world that raises questions about the housing benefit system

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Growing problem

07/11/2016 | By Caroline Pidgeon

The private rented sector now houses more of us but enforcement of standards is patchy, says Caroline Pidgeon

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Paragon issues £250m bond

Scottish landlord takes £5m loan from social investor

09/12/2016 | By Simon Brandon

Dumfries & Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) is set to build 80 new affordable homes with a government-backed £5m, 10-year loan from a social investment charity.

Essential Living

Essential Living secures £60m loan for modular housing

09/12/2016 | By Mark Smulian

Developer Essential Living has secured a £60m loan facility for what it believes is the UK’s first modular build-to-rent scheme.

scotland

Deregulation in Scotland 'credit negative'

09/12/2016 | By Simon Brandon

Plans by the Scottish Government to weaken social housing regulation will be credit negative, the chair of the Scottish Housing Regulator has warned.

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