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  • Housing and Inequality

    01/06/2011Books

    Housing and Inequality Britain is now a much more unequal society than three decades ago. This book researches and debates the links between inequality and housing, covering issues such as the effects of tenure, neighbourhood deprivation, migration

  • How to promote mobility among existing tenants

    05/02/2015Policy and practice

    How to promote mobility among existing tenants Giving social housing tenants more or better opportinities to move within the sector can promote social and economic mobility and make sure that landlords are putting their homes to the most effective

  • Webinar video: How to…promote mobility among existing tenants Subscription

    29/01/2015News

    Webinar video: How to…promote mobility among existing tenants Find out more about the CIH member exclusive webinar with Charlotte Smith CIH Specialist Advisor. Giving social housing tenants more/better opportunities to move within the sector can

  • Mortgage limits a ‘sensible measure’ for recovering Irish housing industry

    07/10/2014News

    It’s possible that introducing LTV and LTI limits will highlight these affordability issues in the capital, where housing need will continue to increase unless we start building more homes. The Housing Agency forecasts that 47 per cent of the

  • Webinar video: Making effective use of adapted properties Subscription

    12/02/2014News

    Webinar video: Making effective use of adapted properties Find out more about the member exclusive webinar with Charlotte Smith, Specialist Advisor in the CIH’s Making Best Use of Stock team. This practical webinar is designed to support members to

  • Enabling people to move - England

    27/04/2012Policy and practice

    a web-based national scheme that will allow social housing tenants wanting to swap their home to see every available property in the country DCLG has allocated £13 million to help local authorities tackle under-occupation: government estimates that

  • Year of practice: six months on - Housing Practice magazine Subscription

    12/10/2012Policy and practice

    The year of practice: six months on - Housing Practice magazine Issue 23 We are now half way through the CIH year of practice, a 12 month period over which we committed to providing a comprehensive package of advice and support to help you to

  • Social mobility and social housing: Parliamentary Taskforce Report

    13/06/2012Policy and practice

    Social mobility and social housing: Parliamentary Taskforce Report A taskforce of MPs and peers chaired by Lord Best led an inquiry into housing and social mobility and explored ways in which housing can promote social mobility. The taskforce heard

  • How to improve housing mobility

    19/04/2012Policy and practice

    How to improve housing mobility This 'how to' guide sets out some of the ways in which local authorities and housing providers can support improved mobility in the social sector. This is important for a number of reasons: It could help housing

  • Mobility changes must be linked to wider reforms

    28/06/2010News

    For example, the aims of these proposals could well be undermined by changes to housing benefits announced last week. With lower limits on local housing allowances, caps on rents in the private sector, and conditions on housing benefit making private