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Fire wardens fail to follow procedure in Ledbury evacuation

24 October 2017, 8:00 am

Fire wardens stationed at the Ledbury Estate failed to evacuate tenants in the early hours of Sunday morning when a faulty fire alarm went off.

Source: Inside Housing

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Budget must let councils ‘take back control’ of housing assets and revenue

24 October 2017, 8:00 am

ARCH and NFA set out key asks on allowing councils to lift the HRA debt caps for new build purposes.

Source: 24 Housing

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Tenants affected by regeneration in Haringey guaranteed ‘right of return’

24 October 2017, 8:00 am

Residents of council estates earmarked for redevelopment in Haringey will enjoy a guaranteed right of return, council says.

Source: LocalGov

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PDF: Housing Delivery Partnerships

24 October 2017, 8:00 am

Housing delivery partnerships (HDPs) are generally created with longevity in mind.

Source: Think House

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New housebuying rules will clamp down on gazumping

23 October 2017, 8:00 am

Ministers are reviewing regulations that will also bring and end to time-wasting offers.

Source: The Guardian

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ALMO’s letting agency being investigated by its own council

23 October 2017, 8:00 am

A lettings and estate agency owned by a London ALMO is being investigated by its own council’s trading standards department.

Source: Inside Housing

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Addressing the accessible housing deficit

23 October 2017, 8:00 am

There has been considerable focus on the importance of accessible housing in the last few weeks – and with good reason, says Christina McGill of Habinteg.

Source: Planning & Building Control Today

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PDF: Research on Buying and Selling Homes - October 2017

23 October 2017, 8:00 am

Buying or selling a home is often claimed to be among the most stressful of life experiences. The process can be lengthy, uncertain and carry unexpected costs, especially if the sale collapses, and is often criticised for not being as efficient, effective, or consumer friendly as it could be.

Source: GOV.UK

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Only 14 families permanently rehoused since Grenfell fire

20 October 2017, 8:00 am

Only 14 families from Grenfell Tower have been rehoused, Sajid Javid revealed in a statement to parliament this morning.

Source: Inside Housing

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KCTMO will hold AGM when it can give ‘necessary information’ to tenants

20 October 2017, 8:00 am

Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation (KCTMO) will reschedule a meeting to vote on the future of the organisation when it can provide “necessary information” to tenants to make a decision about the management of their homes.

Source: Inside Housing

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