Finance

Finance specialist

Senior reporter, Inside Housing

Heather Spurr

Senior reporter and campaign editor

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

Phone: 020 7772 8362

Fax: 020 7772 8591

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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

Survival guide

Survival guide

22/07/2016 | By Pete Apps

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) identified three key financial risks for housing associations after Brexit: the sales market, cash calls and the availability of finance. Pete Apps catches up with some of the sector’s top finance directors to ask how they’re coping with these threats.

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The Big Debates

08/07/2016 | By Pete Apps

Housing 2016 opened its doors during a time of huge political turbulence. This made for some feisty debates in the conference and exhibition hall. Pete Apps picks over the big discussions from three days of housing chat

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Merseyside RTB sales increased due to low demand elsewhere

26/08/2016 | By Pete Apps

The number of homes sold in Merseyside under the Right to Buy extension pilot was upped to compensate for low sales elsewhere, Inside Housing can reveal.

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Not a moment too soon

01/08/2016

The end of Scotland’s Right to Buy gives social landlords the opportunity to replenish the stock of social housing, says Mary Taylor

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Confidence returns following Brexit wobble, says Persimmon

23/08/2016 | By Pete Apps

One of the UK’s largest house builders says confidence has returned to the sales market after “modest” jitters following the EU referendum in June.

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Association slashes £18m following rent cut

19/08/2016 | By Pete Apps

A housing association has put an £18m savings programme in place after the rent cut blew a £12.5m hole in its business plan.

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For use in Inside Housing, 19 August 2016

Tenant satisfaction: is it still relevant? Video

18/08/2016 | By Kate Youde

As housing associations transform themselves, is customer service still important – and if so, why? Kate Youde reports

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Tale of two cities

03/08/2016 | By Lindsay Judge

Inner and outer London have very different stories to tell about the housing crisis, says Lindsay Judge

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For use in Inside Housing, 19 August 2016

Tenant satisfaction: is it still relevant? Video

18/08/2016 | By Kate Youde

As housing associations transform themselves, is customer service still important – and if so, why? Kate Youde reports

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Tale of two cities

03/08/2016 | By Lindsay Judge

Inner and outer London have very different stories to tell about the housing crisis, says Lindsay Judge

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Top 60: Build to rent development of the year Video

21/07/2016

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 10 weeks. First we introduce you to the best of the best in the build to rent sector

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Lenders ramp up scrutiny ahead of deregulation drive

26/08/2016 | By Heather Spurr

Lenders are toughening up their scrutiny of English housing association mergers as the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) prepares to scale down regulation of the sector.

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Merger obstacles

17/08/2016 | By Mark Crofskey

Housing association mergers can be complex and difficult, says Mark Crofskey

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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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VIDEO Q&A: Taking stock Video

29/06/2016

Ian Burnett, chief executive of United Living, tells Inside Housing what the Brexit vote means for the immediate outlook of house building in Britain

VIDEO Q&A: Digital rent collection Video

29/06/2016

John Doyle, managing director of Housing Contact explains to Inside Housing how technology is helping social landlords tackle rent arrears in the face of welfare reforms

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