The Welsh Government will put forward proposals to reverse the Office for National Statistics’ (ONS) reclassification of housing associations in Wales after local elections on 4 May.
Welsh social landlords in low-rent areas have revealed capping benefits at Local Housing Allowance (LHA) will leave hundreds of their tenants unable to pay their rent.
The Welsh Government is considering moving towards a Housing First homelessness policy, the minister with responsibility for housing has announced.
The Welsh Government will release its secret report on mismanagement at a 1,400-home housing association to its Public Accounts Committee later this year, a politician has revealed.
The Welsh Housing Partnership has received £93m in secure debt funding from specialist insurer the Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC).
The controversial takeover of a struggling housing association in Wales was appropriately handled by the Welsh Government, a top official maintained yesterday.
The Welsh Government will put a new law banning the Right to Buy before the National Assembly today.
Housing associations should send out kinder rent arrears letters to help manage the impacts of Universal Credit, a new report on Welsh tenants claims.
Welsh housing association boards should have the freedom to set their own chief executives’ pay, the minister with responsibility for housing has said.
Housing association bosses attacked the handling of an association’s takeover during an evidence hearing for the Welsh Assembly’s inquiry into sector regulation on Monday.
Welsh councils are raising rents by up to 5.2% next year to fund investment of almost £200m in existing and new homes.
Wales needs a special budget to encourage building homes for older people to help cope with the country’s ageing population, a report claims.
Housing association bosses were grilled over chief executive pay as part of a Welsh Assembly inquiry into regulation on Monday.
Welsh association Bron Afon Community Housing has pledged to build 450 homes after securing £30.5m in loan deals.
New homelessness prevention duties in Wales have been defended amid a sharp rise in rough sleeping, with the sector suggesting the policy has simply resulted in more accurate statistics.
The Welsh Government will invest £20m in innovative new homebuilding over the next two years, it announced today.
The Welsh Government has announced £7.8m for its Homelessness Prevention Programme for 2017/18.
The Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru has appointed a new director.
The Welsh regulator will introduce a series of governance and viability standards for the first time, as part of a package to take housing associations off the national balance sheet.
The Welsh Government has boosted housing grant funding by £30m this year, as social landlords sign a historic ‘supply pact’ to deliver 20,000 homes by 2021.
Ministers in Wales have committed to protecting a £124.5m fund to help people in need of specialist housing and support.
The classification decision on housing associations in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland will be announced on 29 September.
The Scottish Housing Regulator has pledged to work with the government and lenders to head off any negative impact because of deregulation.
The Scottish Government must make its position clear on the future of supported housing funding, the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has said.
Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Cymru has announced the departure of its director.
Local politicians have called for an inquiry into a controversial Welsh merger, as a row erupts over a lack of tenant consultation.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) will announce its decision on the classification of housing associations in the remaining Home Nations in the coming weeks.
One of the largest housing associations in Wales has recorded a slightly decreased surplus as it continues work to bring its housing stock up to Welsh housing standards.
The Welsh Government has announced it will bring in legislation to abolish the Right to Buy this year.
The Welsh Government is considering funding shared ownership housing for the first time as it seeks to double the rate of affordable housebuilding in this parliament.
The Welsh housing minister has said the new Labour-led government is ‘determined’ to build 20,000 affordable homes by 2020.
A merger plan for an embattled Welsh housing association could be scuppered by strong local opposition.
The largest housing associations in Wales recorded a joint surplus of £76m and built 89% of the country’s affordable housing in 2014/15.
Carl Sargeant has returned to the housing brief in the new Welsh cabinet.
Labour and Plaid Cymru have reached an agreement for Labour to form a minority government in Wales, paving the way for a doubling of affordable housebuilding.
Labour must publish a clear plan on how it will meet its pledge to double affordable house building, after emerging as the largest party following Welsh elections.
The Scottish National Party (SNP) has won a third election victory in Scotland but has fallen short of a majority.