Renting crisis as five per cent face post pandemic eviction threat

The country risks a two-tier recovery from the pandemic as new research highlights the disproportionate risks facing people who rent their homes. On the day...

Redevelopment of Radcliffe’s East Lancs paper mill is a step closer

The redevelopment of Radcliffe’s East Lancashire Paper Mill is to take a significant step forward after Bury Council and Homes England agreed to bring...

Multi-million investment in new affordable homes for Bury

Affordable new homes are being built across Bury thanks to local housing association Irwell Valley Homes, who are investing upwards of £7.5 million across...

Britain’s housing system is unaffordable, unfit, unstable and discriminatory and is being made worse...

One in three adults in Britain (34%) are now impacted by the housing emergency, ground-breaking new research from Shelter shows today.  The charity questioned 13,000 people in detail about...

Plans submitted to build 30 new social homes in South Collyhurst

Plans have been submitted this week by Manchester City Council and Far East Consortium (FEC) to build 30 brand new homes for social rent...

England’s crumbling housing stock thanks to lack of government action, says new report

According to a new report by the UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE), a lack of action from the central government has contributed to...

£2.8m restoration scheme for former Greater Manchester hospital unveiled

Plans have been unveiled for a £2.8m scheme to breathe new life into a derelict former hospital in Greater Manchester. The old Stretford Memorial Hospital...

Letter to Andy Burnham calls for a democratic approach to managing public land across...

58 organisations, including housing and climate groups, trade unions and charities, have signed an open letter to Andy Burnham calling for a democratic approach...

Over 1.1 million homes with planning permission waiting to be built

More than 1.1 million homes granted planning permission in England in the last decade are yet to be built, new analysis by the Local...

REPORT-400,000 private tenants in danger of rent arrears

Over 400,000 private tenants may be in significant rent arrears by the end of 2021 says a new report by the research group LSE...