Eight million people are living in an unaffordable, insecure or unsuitable home in Britain...

More than 8m people in England – around 1 in 7 – are living in an unaffordable, insecure or unsuitable home, according to the...

44% of working renters in the North West only one paycheque away from losing...

With little or no savings to fall back on, 44% of private renters in the North West could not afford to pay their rent...

Put people before process when allocating social housing says report

Rules and processes designed to decide who gets access to social housing could be failing people in greatest need, according to new research from...

Property repossessions falling but the North West remains the nation’s repossession hotspot

Research by WinMyDreamHome.com has highlighted the falling number of properties being repossessed by mortgage lenders and which region is the nation’s property repossession hotspot. Using...

Call for new PM to make homelessness an urgent priority

More than 300 children face becoming homeless during the school holidays this summer as a result of the housing crisis, the equivalent to a...

Make “places not just homes” and transform retail parks into thriving communities, says Commission

Town halls should encourage the redevelopment of retail parks and large supermarkets into communities that include homes, shops and businesses, a wide-ranging report for...

First of 2000 new homes delivered in Rochdale town centre

The 7 new apartments have been created inside a listed building at 2 Smith Street, formerly a coaching inn, which has undergone a £1...

Hazardous homes – hundreds of thousands of private renters living in unsafe properties

Weak regulation of private renting is leaving hundreds of thousands of tenants living in hazardous homes in England, research by Citizens Advice has revealed. A...

Interest free loans could prevent homelessness and save councils millions, according to new study

A homeless prevention interest free loan scheme in Lewisham – which has helped over 300 families escape eviction and saved the council over £1...

Generation non mobile-High Rents in our cities are forcing Millennials to stay at home

Higher rents are reducing the financial gains from moving to better paying parts of the country, and mean that young people are less mobile...