Sovereign is bringing its Hampshire repairs service in-house in a bid to save £2m over five years.
Housing associations in Bristol have called on the new mayor to free up land for housing.
Merger talks between Sovereign and Spectrum Housing Group are progressing with the new organisation’s leadership team announced today.
A 5,200-home housing association is taking its repairs service in-house in a move which it estimates will save £300,000 a year.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced further devolution deals across the United Kingdom, including East Anglia, the West of England and Cardiff.
A council has been ordered to review its housing allocations policy after a judicial review claimant argued it was discriminatory against Gypsies and Travellers.
Rents in Brighton and Bristol soared by 18% last year as the cost of renting privately rose in major towns and cities across the country.