Only one social home is built for almost every three sold off

 

Government figures taken from 'Quarterly Right to Buy Sales in England: October to December 2017-18’ show dwindling numbers of social housing…

43% of Brits live in homes which fail to meet the ‘Living Home Standard’

 

A shocking four in ten people (43%) in Britain live in homes which fail to meet the ‘Living Home Standard’ – a measure of what makes an…

One year on from Grenfell, millions still stuck on housing waiting lists

 

One year on from the tragic Grenfell fire, and many survivors are still waiting for a new home – but new analysis from Shelter reveals the…

New powers for councils to deliver homes for local families

 

Councils will receive new powers to help them deliver the homes their communities need under proposed regulations published this week by…

CIH launches new domestic abuse pledge for housing organisations

 

A new pledge to tackle domestic abuse in housing has been launched by the Chartered Institute of Housing.

2% of councils say new development is meeting demand for affordable homes

 

2% of councils in England say that new development in their area meets policy requirements for affordable housing, according to a report by…

England short of four million homes

 

Leading housing and homelessness charities call for the Government action to tackle the true extent of the housing shortage, ahead of its…

Rogue landlords ‘named and shamed’

 

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has hailed a major milestone in his efforts to ‘name and shame’ the capital’s unscrupulous landlords and…

Social housing professionals invited get to grips with growing issue of moisture in properties

 

Social housing professionals invited get to grips with growing issue of moisture in properties at trade body event

New report calls for greater powers for Mayor to get land for homes

 

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, and local authorities should be given greater powers to get more land into development for new homes in order…

Government commits to major building safety reforms

 

Government has listened to concerns and will consult on banning the use of combustible materials in cladding systems on high-rise residential…