Articles

“Dear Santa…” what’s on the social housing Christmas list?

 

Housing Association Magazine Editor Joe Bradbury takes a sneak peek at the social housing Santa list. Excitable Edgar aside, what do we…

Stonewater named largest management partner of L&G Affordable Homes

 

Social housing provider Stonewater has been named the largest management partner of Legal & General Affordable Homes (“Legal & General”).…

Construction: we must change the way we build

 

Current construction methods are so wasteful we must effect change. Housing Association Magazine Editor Joe Bradbury looks at ways in…

Why all new homes should be accessible homes

 

Victoria Galligan spoke to Habinteg housing association’s Chief Executive Sheron Carter about the history of accessible housing in the UK, the…

We must end this tunnel-vision approach to housebuilding

 

Way back in 2017, the then Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, announced the government’s intention to build 300,000 new homes a year.…

How to fix subsidence without having to temporarily rehome tenants

 

Subsidence is often perceived as a nightmare scenario by social housing providers, who fear the disruption and cost of having to get it treated.…

How modular construction is helping to solve the UK housing crisis

 

Modular construction is the process where building components are produced in a factory, before being transported to the site for…

Environmental care: It's time to change the way we live

 

Housing Association Magazine Editor Joe Bradbury discusses our ethical duty of care to our environment and what part housing…

Payment protection: Why HA's have a duty of care to tenants

 

Housing Associations accepting card payments, have a duty of care to protect clients’ sensitive payment data.  Fines imposed by the regulators for…

The effects of the changing seasons on housing

 

Joe Bradbury of Housing Association Magazine discusses the importance of protecting tenants from the extremities of our climate.…

Tata Steel Launches Its Platinum Plus System Guarantee

 

Tata Steel is pleased to announce the launch of its new Platinum® Plus guarantee, designed to offer assurance to architects, specifiers and…

Local construction supplier builds on expansion

 

Preston-based family business Readyfix has experienced steady year on year growth and…