Risk & Judgements
The social housing regulator has downgraded a housing association’s governance to a non-compliant rating over “significant weaknesses” in its information about its housing stock.
A housing association has today had its governance rating downgraded over its value-for-money self-assessment.
A housing association has received a governance downgrade from the English social housing regulator for failing to carry out gas safety checks on 160 properties.
Value for Money
Sadiq Khan is planning to require London house builders to ensure 35% of homes in all schemes are affordable.
The chief executive of First Wessex housing association got a short, sharp shock on a recent lunch trip.
Local plans are a step in the right direction but more need to be done if Britain is going to get the homes it needs, says Emma Maier
From our partners
It’s important to work with an OJEU-compliant partner for energy procurement, says Jan Ashworth, head of Official Journal of the European Union at Inspired Energy
Landlords can navigate complex European procurement rules by outsourcing, says Birmingham Council’s Bill Mealey
Health and Safety
Too many housing associations do not support the victims of workplace violence, says John Gray
Carbon monoxide deaths are preventable, but safety measures vary across the sector, says Ross Fraser
The gas fright homes Video
In April, Conars Court received a full set of gas safety certificates. Almost immediately, the gas supply had to be cut off. Simon Brandon investigates