HA News

New local authorities being created in Northamptonshire

 

Communities Secretary confirms new local authorities will be created to improve the delivery of services.

Eight existing councils…

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Orbit Group appoints law firm to panel of advisors

 

Law firm Shakespeare Martineau has been appointed to the panel of legal advisors at Orbit Group, a leading group of national housing associations…

Japan’s biggest housebuilder moves into UK housing market

 

Japan’s biggest housebuilder will move into the UK housing market with immediate effect after striking a multi-million pound deal that will see it…

Wates in £9.4m housing association contract

 

Wates Residential has extended its partnership with the housing association Orbit after being appointed to help deliver a £9.4 million project for…

Musician Passenger to donate all profits from latest album to tackling housing crisis

 

Award-winning musician Passenger – aka Mike Rosenberg – has announced that 100% of the profits from his exciting new album Sometimes It’s…

Housing a pawn in Tory Brexit leadership scrap, suggest experts

 

Former Housing Minister Dominic Raab has called for “radical” housing reforms in an attempt to help renters get on the housing ladder and…

Southern Housing in £17.4m affordable housing deal

 

One of the UK's largest and oldest housing associations has bought 55 affordable apartments worth nearly £17.4m. Durkan completed the sale of 55…

The Housebuilding Forum 2019 - review

 

Editor Victoria Galligan went along to the annual Housebuilding Forum to meet HAs, builders, architects and suppliers…

Regulate short-term lets or risk displacing long-term residents

 

The rapid growth of short-term lets such as Airbnb has been a boon to tourists and landlords, yet it could lead to the loss of private rented…

The Window Company (Contracts) expands again

 

The G-18 window and door Installer of the Year has extended its premises yet again to keep pace with its continuing expansion.

Biggest change to rental sector for a generation

 

Private landlords will no longer be permitted to evict tenants from their property at short notice without good reason, in the biggest change to…