The latest on social housing finance, including news, views and analysis on lending, bonds, institutional investment, grant rates, affordable rent, and regulation.
Plans to shut most of Devon County Council’s care homes have been suspended following a court challenge.
Council tenants in Salford will be able to vote on whether their homes are transferred to a co-operative, releasing £75m of investment.
David Orr has urged Labour to consider re-prioritising it’s spending to increase funding for affordable housing without any new borrowing.
If landlords have stopped worrying about the looming FRS 102 accountancy changes, it might be time to dust off the nightmares.
A recent case should warn councils that not all applications for the Right to Buy are on the level, says Karen Neald
Landlords have had 10 years to get used to being subject to EU procurement regulations but some still don’t get they could use them to their advantage, argues Rebecca Rees
The GLA rejected an adjustment to the first homelessness social impact bond to keep rough sleeping figures down, Heather Spurr reports