Risk & Judgements
The housing regulator and the ombudsman have opened talks about their joint working following political pressure over housing association complaints.
Luminus made a £235,000 loss from its open market sale developments as it booked a £6.5m deficit for the year, its previously unpublished accounts reveal.
A 7,300-home housing association has been made non-compliant for widespread governance failings, including leaving more than 1,000 properties without gas safety checks.
Value for Money
A bond aggregator has completed its first deal for more than a year, with a £40.2m bond for four housing associations.
A major dementia charity is calling for social landlords to sign up to a dementia charter to make housing friendly to sufferers of the condition.
A contractor has secured a £21m contract to provide repairs services to a housing association for five years.
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Health and Safety
A huge blaze that ripped through five floors of a council-owned tower block was caused by a faulty tumble dryer, the London Fire Brigade has confirmed.
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
Too many housing associations do not support the victims of workplace violence, says John Gray