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Posts Tagged: Social Housing
We have our reservations about the Foreign Secretary, but concede that he alone, of those Ministers who spoke this week, made the Tory message sing.
The huge variation in costs does suggest that some councils, including mine, are likely to be paying over the odds.
The Secretary of State says Government has been focusing on affordable homes, and has helped build more council houses in last 5 years than Labour did in previous 13.
Reconstructing May 1) She won’t win the battle for the future if Corbyn defines the battles of the past.
The Prime Minister has a long story of progressive toryism to tell. Moral authority must not be conceded to Labour.
The housing charity Shelter has warned that the idea could have unintended harmful consequences.
A better way forward is to boost the range available in the private rented sector by an increase in the Local Housing Allowance.
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,