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Housing bosses defend decision to let 'crumbling' house to bereaved Greenock dad-of-four

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Housing association bosses are standing by their decision to let out a 'crumbling' house to a bereaved Greenock dad-of-four.

Source: Greenock Telegraph

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Reading Borough Council needs to deliver 700 new homes every year in order to tackle the housing crisis

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Homeless families have been making the most of one of the town's latest projects to resolve the housing crisis.

Source: Reading Chronicle

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Milton Keynes: UK capital of ‘right-to-buy-to-let’

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

More council houses have been sold to private landlords in the town than anywhere else – then rented at up to triple the price.

Source: The Guardian

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PDF: The Invention of the ‘Sink Estate’: Consequential Categorization and the UK Housing Crisis

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

This paper explores the history and traces the realisation of a category that was invented by journalists, amplified by free market think tanks and converted into doxa (common sense) by politicians in the United Kingdom:the“sink estate”.

Source: University of Edinburgh

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More than 17,000 UK students face university rent arrears

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Figures show 16% rise in those facing housing debt and a doubling of evictions.

Source: The Guardian

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Ongo announced as winners in national awards

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Ongo was announced as winners in the National Centre for Diversity (NCFD) Grand Awards 2018.

Source: 24 Housing

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This is why you might struggle to get a council house in Derby

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

There is cross-party recognition that the country is facing a housing crisis.

Source: Derby Telegraph

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Only SIX more social houses in Bristol since 2010 as population soars by 30,000

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Housing chief promises "a housing boom the likes of which we haven’t seen in a generation" to tackle the housing crisis.

Source: Bristol Post

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Councils fail to take action on 99 per cent of most dangerous rented homes, letting criminal landlords walk free, new data reveals

22 January 2018, 8:00 am

Exclusive: Millions of renters left in unsafe properties as local authorities struggle to cope with housing crisis.

Source: The Independent

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Milton Keynes Council taking TWO MONTHS to process housing benefit claims

19 January 2018, 8:00 am

Milton Keynes council should be ashamed of itself over the amount of time it is taking to process new housing benefit claims, a leading Tory councillor has claimed.

Source: Milton Keynes Citizen

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