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...

Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GMHP) and local authorities come together to discuss ambitious future...

BBC News Home Editor, Mark Easton was a guest speaker at an event last week which saw Greater Manchester Housing Providers come together with...

Andy Burnham to call on Government to declare homelessness emergency

THE MAYOR of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has called on the government to declare a homelessness emergency and embrace the city-region’s comprehensive plan to...

Harsh collection methods adding half a billion in fees to people’s council tax debt,...

Outdated and punitive council tax regulations are encouraging local authorities to collect arrears aggressively - and it’s causing people serious financial harm, says Citizens...

Plans to stop private landlords evicting tenants for no reason are announced

No-fault evictions could be axed as the government announces proposals to stop tenants from being “uprooted by their landlord with little notice”. A government consultation...

Call for Landlords in Manchester to help young people who face homelessness

Landlords in Manchester are being urged to help young people who have faced homelessness into the private rental sector by End Youth Homelessness (EYH)...

Greater Manchester councils sitting on £36.8million developer contributions

NEW RESEARCH from The Strategic Land Group (SLG) has shed light on the scale of developer contributions paid to Greater Manchester councils - and...

Works start on Salford’s affordable homes for rent

Building works are now underway on the first homes for Salford City Council’s new housing company, Dérive, providing much-needed affordable accommodation to rent. Dérive has...

Council commissions full review of Whitebeck Court Grenfell type cladding

Manchester City Council has commissioned a fire safety expert to review the cladding system on Whitebeck Court in north Manchester. Savills will undertake a detailed...

Rochdale Eyesore site to be transformed as housing development gets underway

A project to transform 4 major brownfield sites in Rochdale is underway with the developers laying the foundations for 264 new homes. The £35...