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  • What you need to know about government's plans to improve the private rented sector Subscription

    11/07/2018Policy and practice

    housing offences the landlord or agent must have received a criminal conviction for an offence, not just issued with a civil penalty immigration offences letting to someone who is not qualified to rent a property in this country due to their

  • TAI 2018: All of us

    8 May 2018General

    Presentations @ TAI 2018 Adrian Burke, First Choice Housing Associaion - Closer to Home Anne Vorre Hansen, Roskilde University, Denmark - Developing tenant democracy Ben Proctor, Satoria Lab - Data and data infrastructure Catherine May, Tyfu Tai

  • Focus on influencing: March 2018 Subscription

    06/04/2018Policy and practice

    A new era in fight against homelessness but are we ready? A blog from Faye Greaves, as the Homelessness Reduction Act implementation date approaches Faye stresses the importance of everyone being part of a culture of prevention.Learn with us. Improve

  • Focus on influencing: November 2017 Subscription

    21/12/2017Policy and practice

    Take a look at our member only briefing What you need to know about the budget 2017 and watch head of policy Melanie Rees talking about what the budget means for housing and read Melanies blog on the Budget in Public Finance New publications,

  • 2017: a year in review by CIH's policy and practice team


    Neither too has it done anything to alleviate the effects of the benefit cap, which our latest research highlighted again in November, a year on since the lower cap was introduced. Even the changes to Universal Credit, though they are welcome,

  • Presentations from TAI 2017


    Presentations from TAI 2017 Here you'll find all the available pdf presentations from TAI 2017, including the development seminar Ian Williams Tradeswomen into maintenance Louise Button Julie Rawlinson-Smith Bethan Gladwyn Bron Lloyd - cooperative

  • Welfare Reform - the future can be brighter

    27 March 2017General

    29 March 2017, Manchester Event handbook Welfare - what's next? Sam Lister, policy and practice officer, Chartered Institute of Housing Managing welfare reform Jonathan Horsfall, Debt Recovery Manager and Grainne Ward, Senior benefit and welfare

  • Welfare Reform - the future can be brighter

    24 March 2017General

    23 March 2017, CIH London office Conference handbook Presentations Welfare policy reform – what does the future hold Sam Lister, policy and practice officer, Chartered Institute of Housing Managing welfare reform Emma Owens, regional customer

  • West Midlands resources

    15 December 2016General

    Reports and documents Housing in the West Midlands Housing in the West Midlands, headline statistics report. This document provides background information about housing and related challenges that the West Midlands region faces . The UK is facing

  • Focus on influencing December 2016 Subscription

    09/12/2016Policy and practice

    Sam Lister, policy & practice officer attended a meeting in Wales to discuss ways of setting rents at levels that people can genuinely afford. Gavin Smart, deputy chief executive and David Pipe, policy & practice officer attended a housing and