News and views

Covering every aspect of national tenant engagement news, opinion and activities, this is your place to keep pace with our member news, latest housing sector news and our opinion pieces.

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Housing and health

Wednesday 19th of October 2016

People who work in community engagement and community support are becoming an important part of the ‘public health workforce’. This article gives a nice opportunity to celebrate what some of Tpas members are doing to help protect or improve residents’ health.

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The rent is too high: We need a 21st century rent control.

Tuesday 18th of October 2016

Tpas chief executive, Jenny Osbourne attended the The International Union of Tenants congress in Glasgow. The conference called upon its members for controlled rents in the private rental sector, anywhere in cities where escalating rents are pricing people out of housing where they live and work.

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Did you miss our Southern regional forum? Catch up on what happened here...

Monday 17th of October 2016

Our Southern Regional Forum took place in Oxford on a sunny October afternoon. We had a great meeting with 37 members attending the forum from 13 different housing providers which included tenants and officers.

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Topics: Strategies, Plans & Reports, Tenant Engagement , Customer Insight, Scrutiny & Co-regulation, Community Engagement, Measuring Value


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Hard times transforming landlord and tenant relationships

Wednesday 12th of October 2016

Tpas consultancy manager, Kate Newbolt shares her thoughts on the tough challenges tenants and landlords are going through right now.

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Topics: Strategies, Plans & Reports


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Don't Leave Half the Job Undone!

Wednesday 12th of October 2016

Piece by our Training Manager - Val Alker

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Topics: Strategies, Plans & Reports, Tenant Engagement , Customer Insight, Scrutiny & Co-regulation, Community Engagement, Measuring Value