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Taken for a ride

It has been months since i last updated and i would like to apologise for this. unfortunately life has been busy settling into our new home… 256 more words

Affordable Housing

The Housing Bill: just for starters

Originally posted on January 6 on Inside Edge 2, my blog for Inside Housing

MPs staggered bleary eyed from the House of Commons at 2am last night without even getting to the most contentious parts of the  1,087 more words

Private Renting

10 things about 2015: part 1

Originally posted on December 30 on Inside Edge 2, my blog for Inside Housing

Has there ever been a year quite like it for housing? 951 more words

Social Housing

Give and take: the spending review and housing benefit

Originally posted on November 17 on Inside Edge 2, my blog for Inside Housing

Two separate reports over the weekend claimed that housing benefit is being targeted by George Osborne for £2bn worth of savings to fix his tax credits debacle. 1,273 more words

Social Housing

Rent control moves closer to home

Whether you’re for or against measures to control private sector rents, it’s going to be worth watching closely what happens to new legislation in Ireland. 895 more words

Private Renting

Housing hunting with pets - the challenge

If you ever want to create yourself a challenge, try to find a one to two bedroom property in and around Southampton for under £600 a month. 326 more words


Back to the future

Originally posted on September 15 on Inside Edge 2, my blog for Inside Housing

The first Communities and Local Government questions with a new opposition brought some familiar faces – and issues – back into the limelight. 885 more words

Social Housing