Housing Association Magazine

Does Sadiq Khan understand the meaning of genuinely affordable…

Tottenham community group calls on GLA to rule out Shared Ownership on the Mayor’s flagship housing site.

  • The GLA refuse to rule…
 

Three steps to No More Mould

The twin blight of condensation and mould causes damage to property and ill health for residents and can be an every-day problem for many…

 

Comar 9P.i High Performance System

After extensive research and consultation with key supply partners, Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems deliver the Comar 9P.i High…

 

RIBA to host Dulux Trade future proofing design debate

Dulux Trade has assembled a panel of leading industry experts to share their design insights and initiatives under the theme, ‘Future…

 

Turning the screw on quality and value

By Andy Holland, Technical & Marketing Manager at Rapierstar


With social housing maintenance and capital…

 

Lessons from Grenfell

Smoke Control Systems, as with other active fire safety installations, are rarely designed for whole building fires like Grenfell where fire…

 

SmartSecure adopted by South Wales Social Landlord

As the result of a successful tender, Carl F Groupco is supplying hardware to Tai Tarian, one of the largest social landlords in Wales with…

 

Vent-Axia’s PoziDry Pro™ PIV Tackles Radon

Vent-Axia’s next generation PoziDry Pro™ Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) unit has been updated to include a Radon mode to help tackle the problem…

 

Find asbestos - a hidden killer

Property owners and managers should be aware of their legal duties regarding asbestos management, and the need for locating and assessing the…

 

Medite SMARTPLY launches time saving new Pattress Panel for…

PATTRESS PLUS is the new time saving, dust reducing, noise eliminating OSB3 pattressing panel dryliners have been dreaming of.

 

Over 165,000 homes for social rent have been lost in just six years

More than 165,000 of the most affordable rented homes have been lost across England in just six years, according to new analysis from the…

 

Keeping warm this winter

The winter is a tough time for anybody who has difficulty heating their home, but there are practical steps that can be taken - aside from…

 

Sustainable, durable and cost-effective plastics meet…

Editor Victoria Galligan talks to the team at Goplastic to find out how housing associations are benefitting from the firm’s durable, sustainable…

 

Wandle Housing Association completes affordable development

Wandle, the south London housing association has completed its Section.106 affordable homes development designed by Marchini Curran Architects at…

 

Vectaire chosen for Torquay development

Vectaire’s Microbox 125/2DC was chosen to ventilate St Peter’s House and Admiral’s House in Kents Road, Torquay.   This prestigious development…

 

Complete overhaul of broken housing complaints system

Dissatisfied homeowners and tenants will have simple and quick access to help when things go wrong, thanks to new plans announced by Communities…

 

The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show – 28-31 Mar

The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show takes place from 28-31 March 2019, at The NEC, Birmingham.

Providing a wealth of industry…

 

Government confirm council funding to crack down on rogue landlords

More than 50 councils across the country will share nearly £2.4 million of extra funding to crack down on rogue landlords, Housing Minister…

 

Icopal guide reveals roofing’s hidden fire risks

Flat roofing specialist Icopal, a BMI Group company, has produced a six-page guide that explains the fire risks of flat roofing and how to…

 

Airtech helps landlords tackle mould and condensation

As social housing becomes increasingly airtight to improve energy efficiency, more homes are being blighted by condensation, mould and the…