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Council publishes damning report into ALMO fraud allegations

18/12/2014

Weaknesses leading to alleged fraud and corruption at a social landlord were allowed to ‘fester’ due to ‘ineffective leadership’, according to a damning report published by Hounslow Council.

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London borough accused of 'exporting' its housing crisis Video

18/12/2014

Westminster council has been accused by its Labour councillors of ‘exporting the housing crisis to other boroughs’ through moving nearly half of its homeless families out of area.

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Social housing repossessions up 12% in Wales

17/12/2014

There has been a 12% rise in social housing repossessions in Wales this year, according to a leading homelessness charity.

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EXCLUSIVE: Landlords step up for build to rent cash

17/12/2014

Three housing associations are set to build hundreds of private rented homes under a flagship government funding programme after profit-making firms withdrew bids.

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Percentage of affordable rents goes up

16/12/2014

Affordable rent tenancies account for more than a fifth of general needs lettings by housing associations, the latest government data has revealed.

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Only 'small number' of benefit capped tenants have moved house

16/12/2014

Only a ‘small number’ of tenants hit by the benefit cap have responded by moving house, a think tank report has said.

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Labour backing for gas access law change

16/12/2014

Emma Reynolds is backing a change to the law to make it easier for housing associations to access homes for gas safety checks.

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Live blog: 17th Dec

17/12/2014

Inside Housing’s daily live blog giving updates and views on the day’s essential housing news - and a bit more besides

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The value of money

17/12/2014

Payoffs and value for money (VfM) are two areas where associations get a poor press and ‘enjoy’ a poor reputation with government, says Julian Ashby

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Live blog - 18th Dec Video

18/12/2014

Inside Housing’s daily live blog giving updates and views on the day’s essential housing news - and a bit more besides

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Live blog: 16th Dec

16/12/2014

Inside Housing’s daily live blog giving updates and views on the day’s essential housing news - and a bit more besides

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Today's live blog

15/12/2014

Including secret investigations on suicides linked to benefit changes and tenant Labour chief in housing row for owning a £1m house

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Housing Live: Ready for take off Video

12/12/2014

Today is the launch of Inside Housing’s live news blog and, typically, it seems to be a relatively quiet one for housing news. Oh wait, that’s just the IH newsroom following last night’s Christmas party.

Director of landlord services, Liverpool Mutual Homes

Anti-social behaviour: Getting it right

12/12/2014

New legislation to tackle anti-social behaviour must be workable, not just play well politically, writes Angela Forshaw

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A united view on universal credit

12/12/2014

The independence of families relies on the successful roll-out of universal credit, argues Lord David Freud

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