The jury will bring together social housing tenants and experts to decide how best to retrofit homes in the North of England.
The housing sector has responded to yesterday’s Budget, which contained measures on Universal Credit, stamp duty, and MMC.
The government needs to deliver on its pledge to level up the country in next week’s Budget, Tracy Harrison writes.
Paul Fiddaman replaces Tom Miskell as chair of the North of England membership body after Miskell stepped down last December.
The government must make sure that its new £4bn Levelling Up Fund genuinely delivers for the North of England, writes Tracy Harrison of the NHC.
The housing sector has responded to yesterday’s Spending Review, which featured announcements for housebuilding, infrastructure, and rough sleeping.
The housing secretary Robert Jenrick has defended the government’s proposed changes to the planning system in a speech at CIH’s Housing festival.
Northern city regions have been directly allocated £276m of funding from the £400m Brownfield Housing Fund, analysis by the NHC found.
The housing sector has cautiously welcomed the government’s new ‘Plan for Jobs’, warning that more is needed to kickstart a housing revolution in the North of England.
COVID-19 is set to affect the housing sector for the foreseeable future. Tracy Harrison, the chief executive of the Northern Housing Consortium, thinks the crisis could well spur us to do better.