SOCIAL HOUSING

Brighton and Hove, Housing,

Planning permission granted for living wage housing in Brighton and Hove

Conran and Partners have received planning approval for 104 new affordable homes to be built in Brighton and Hove to tackle the city’s housing crisis.
asset and compliance management, The Compliance Workbook,

TCW revolutionises asset and compliance management

The Compliance Workbook (TCW) is revolutionising the asset and compliance management arena, enabling data to be used more effectively and exhaustively.
The corner house, Accommodation centre, London, London City Mission

Graham delivers accommodation centre for rough sleepers in London

Graham has delivered a refurbishment project that has enabled London City Mission (LCM) to provide much-needed housing and support to rough sleepers in Waterloo, London.
New homes, Mikhail Riches, York Council

York Council appoints Mikhail Riches to deliver 600 new homes

City of York Council’s programme to deliver 600 new homes in the next five years has added another building block with the appointment of Mikhail Riches.
Affordable homes, Affordable housing, Manchester

Manchester Council boosts housing target from 20,000 to 32,000

Manchester Council will commit to revising the overall number of homes to be delivered in the city from 20,000 to 32,000.
social housing construction,

Social housing construction continues to defy downturn

Work on social housing construction is set to rise from 2019-2020, according to Glenigan’s construction market analysis.
social housing contractor, Starfish Commercial Limited, Henry Boot Construction,

Henry Boot acquires social housing contractor

Henry Boot Construction has acquired a majority shareholding in social housing contractor Starfish Commercial Limited.
National Development Framework,

Wales launches National Development Framework vision

Housing and local government minister Julie James has launched a consultation on the National Development Framework for Wales.
new build housing schemes, social housing, EN:Procure,

Contractors sought for new build housing schemes

EN:Procure is seeking experienced and qualified contractors to bid for a place on their new framework to deliver affordable and mixed tenure new build housing schemes.
Travis Perkins Managed Services, One Manchester,

Travis Perkins Managed Services secures £2m Manchester contract

Travis Perkins Managed Services has signed a five-year partnership with One Manchester, worth up to £2m to provide materials and supply chain solutions across social housing properties.
housing crisis, social housing, National Housing Federation

We finally know the cost of ending the housing crisis

New modelling from the National Housing Federation reveals the government needs to spend around £146bn to deliver the social housing the UK needs.
Notting Hill, Genesis, Affordable homes, Aylesbury

Work begins on Notting Hill Genesis homes

Work has begun on the first 229 Notting Hill Genesis homes of the Aylesbury regeneration project, 84% of which will be let at social rents.
Affordable homes, Winstanley, York Road Estate

New affordable homes complete in Wandsworth

Construction work for 46 new affordable homes at Winstanley & York Road Estate officially topped out this week.

Robert Jenrick appointed as new secretary of state for housing

Robert Jenrick MP has been appointed as the new secretary of state for housing, communities and local government on 24 July 2019, succeeding James Brokenshire.

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