National Housing Federation
A new COVID-19 Housing and Employment Taskforce has launched, bringing key leaders from the housing and employment sectors together to work with government and policy makers, to ensure that the sectors - and the people and communities they serve - are best supported during the COVID-19 epidemic.
Published 23 April 2020
Housing secretary Robert Jenrick has announced emergency legislation to ensure no renters in England will be forced out of their home during the coronavirus pandemic.
Published 19 March 2020
Hundreds of housing associations from every part of the UK have come together to launch an ambitious innovation programme to tackle the biggest challenges in the sector.
Published 19 February 2020
As the SFHA reveals Housing Futures as the fourth strand of its Innovation and Future Thinking programme, Lorna Wilson shares her thoughts on the announcement.
Published 16 January 2020
Rhys Moore has been appointed as executive director of public impact at the National Housing Federation.
Published 28 November 2019
The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has appointed James Prestwich as its new director of policy and external affairs.
Published 27 November 2019
The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has launched a new pledge which aims to help more housing organisations tackle domestic abuse.
Published 9 April 2019
Property website Zoopla has announced plans to overhaul its rental adverts to ban posts which refuse to take renters on housing benefits.
Published 15 March 2019
In another blog marking his time as chief executive of the National Housing Federation, David Orr explores the role politics has played in the story of the housing association sector.
Published 27 September 2018
In the latest in a series of blogs looking back at his time as chief executive of the National Housing Federation, David Orr writes why he thinks some people say housing associations have lost their social purpose (and why it’s simply not true).
Published 27 September 2018
In one of a series of blogs looking back at his time as National Housing Federation chief executive, David Orr examines how remarkably resilient and adaptable housing associations are in the face of great change.
Published 26 September 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May is to announce £2 billion in new funding to give housing associations the long-term certainty they need to deliver tens of thousands of new affordable and social homes.
Published 19 September 2018
The National Housing Federation (NHF) has praised the UK government for taking action against for-profit housing providers describing themselves as "housing associations".
Published 7 September 2018
Clore Social Leadership and the Centre for Homelessness Impact have announced details of a new partnership in response to the increasing crisis in housing and homelessness and the need for stronger, evidence based approach to leadership within the sector.
Published 29 August 2018
A new campaign has been launched after an investigation uncovered routine discrimination by letting agents against tenants on housing benefit.
Published 22 August 2018