Covering all aspects of housing management, from allocations and setting rents to repairs and maintenance, and handling evictions and anti-social behaviour.
A £10m fund for urban community energy projects, which can be accessed by housing associations, is set to be launched within the coming weeks.
Sector calls for more financial incentives and government tariff pledge
Families hit by the coalition government’s welfare reforms have seen their average debt increase by more than 70% in just over a year, a study has found.
Four in 10 social housing tenants have cited better repairs and maintenance as their top priority for improving quality of life.
A campaign to reform the ‘outdated’ private rented sector in Scotland has been launched by a homelessness charity.
A major credit agency has warned that a proposed benefits freeze could lead to ‘downward pressure’ on rents and make it ‘increasingly difficult’ for housing associations to manage arrears.
England’s largest social housing tenant body has spoken out against a campaign to give housing associations more powers to access homes for gas inspections.
Inside Housing’s anonymous columnist warns landlords of the worrying impact of technology on customer relations
Ebola is dominating the headlines, but social landlords should have an up-to-date policy on infectious diseases to protect employees
Colin Wiles reports on his American road trip and his thoughts on the inequality of the housing system there
The social housing sector often sends the government inconsistent or complicated messages, but the latest campaign on gas safety is both clear and deserves to be heard
Associations beware a recent decision about people who lack capacity to make decisions about where they live and what care they receive
So what clues does the Lyons Review offers us about housing up to 2020? Here are some more thoughts.
Schemes to assist residents find work improves satisfaction and bottom line
Aman Sahota from Lewis Silkin argues that a new ‘use class’ in planning regulations is not the way to encourage institutions to invest in the private rented sector