A better way forward is to boost the range available in the private rented sector by an increase in the Local Housing Allowance.
Posts Tagged: Social Housing
Iain Dale: Feel for the Grenfell judge. Nothing he could say or do would appease those who claim to speak for the victims.
Plus: I miss the Liberal Democrat conference. I miss the beards. I miss the sandals. I miss being asked for a discount on a 50p postcard…
While London is experiencing the greatest demand for housing, the prospect of building in the capital is fraught with political risk.
This ‘silent killer’ leads to hundreds of hospitalisations every year, and they’re almost entirely preventable with modern technology.
Stamp Duty punishes those who could help free up the housing supply.
The Information Commissioner also backs openness from housing associations.
Electricity use in a high-rise is nearly two and a half times greater than in a low-rise.
Brexit, housing, public sector pay, education, and industrial strategy should be the the stars by which ministers set a course for victory in 2022.
Transparency, independent checks, and equal rights with the private sector are needed to reduce charges,
A pledge to crack down on tall buildings was followed by Khan approving developments of 17 storeys in Harrow and 21 storeys in Haringey against local wishes.
Rethink how we build communities. Scrap Osborne’s tax on landlords. And give more people the chance to own their home.
Phil Taylor: The Labour MP going after the Grenfell inquiry judge has questions of her own to answer
Emma Dent Coad was a director of the company that runs Kensington and Chelsea’s council housing stock – with all the legal responsibilities that implies.
Full transparency is now needed for any chance to rebuild trust.
Governments are not re-elected in gratitude for past achievements. It is our plan for the future which will decide the next election.
Attacks on the Prime Minister were unfair and unreasonable – the local authority was the lead.