Repairs and maintenance
The latest from the social housing contracting sector, with news and views on planned maintenance, decent homes work, responsive repairs, tenders, deals, frameworks, and health and safety.
Three homeless centres in Birmingham could be set for a £3 million refurbishment and upgrade work, if a report to the council’s cabinet is approved,
The number of empty homes in England fell by the biggest ever annual drop in 2013 to 635,127, research has found.
Scottish councillors will vote next week on whether to approve an arm’s-length management company, trust or partnership as a replacement for a scandal-hit property conservation service.
In 2009, when I began as editor of Inside Housing, the next five days seemed pretty daunting, never mind the next five years.
Action is needed to help more young people obtain jobs in construction
Although much of the southern half of Britain has been battered by storms, Wales has borne some of the worst weather with gusts in the north of the country of up to 105mph.
The approach to flood insurance is changing and landlords must be ready, says Amanda Stubbs