2016

Inside Housing in the media

 

2016

April


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Housing association merger creates one of UK’s largest homebuilders

Journalist: Judith Evans

Publication/Website: Financial Times

Date of publication: 6 April 2016

Our story: Government plotting action on HA delivery

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February


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Insurance Giant invests £50m in 'flat pack'housing factory in an attempt to alleviate Britain's chronic property shortage

Journalist: James Salmon

Publication/Website: Daily Mail

Date of publication: 24 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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L&G eyes housebuilding move with flat-pack venture

Journalist: William Robins

Publication/Website: Citywire

Date of publication: 24 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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Insurance Giant invests £50m in 'flat pack'housing factory in an attempt to alleviate Britain's chronic property shortage

Journalist: James Salmon

Publication/Website: Daily Mail

Date of publication: 24 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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Financial services giant to build Europe’s biggest house factory in UK

Journalist: Rod Sweet

Publication/Website: Global Construction News

Date of publication: 24 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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L&G to launch £55m offsite housing factory in Yorkshire

Journalist: Aaron Morby

Publication/Website: Construction Enquirer

Date of publication: 23 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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Legal&General pumping £55m into pre-fabricated homes to stem housing crisis

Journalist: Isabelle Fraser

Publication/Website: Telegraph

Date of publication: 23 February 2016

Our story: L&G to launch largest house building factory in Europe, by Pete Apps, Sophie Barnes, Martin Hilditch

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The desperate councils buying back homes they were forced to sell

Journalist: Dawn Foster

Publication/Website: Guardian

Date of publication: 19 February 2016

Our story: Councils spend £27m of RTB funds buying back homes, by Pete Apps

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January


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BBC London follow-up to Nick Duxbury's feature on how employers are helping their staff with housing

Broadcaster: BBC London

Date of broadcast: 21 January 2016

Our story: Return to Bournville, by Nick Duxbury

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Benefit cap on social housing will leave thousands homeless, landlords warn

Journalist: Patrick Butler

Publication/Website: Guardian

Date of publication: 26 January 2016

Our story: Supported housing on the brink, by Pete Apps

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Executive editor Nick Duxbury talks to the BBC about co-living schemes (1 minute in)

Broadcaster: BBC London

Date of broadcast: 2nd January

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