With the publication of the national planning policy framework, the demise of the TSA, and the transfer of HCA powers to the London mayor, there were a host of topics we could have covered in Focus this week. We've gone with reform of the housing revenue account subsidy system though.
It might not sound like the most riveting topic, but in terms of its potential impact on the sector this could be the big one. If the move to self-financing heralds a new dawn for council-led house building and stock improvement then the implications could be far reaching.
But there are still problems to overcome, as CIH finance expert Steve Partridge explains here . We'd like to hear your thoughts on the difference the reforms will make, and how local authorities in your area are planning to use their new freedoms.