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Inside Housing Round Table: A New Future for Decent Homes

Date: 03/12/2018

 

Earlier this year, the government’s Social Housing Green Paper called for a review of the Decent Homes Standard, to consider whether it is demanding enough.

 

The guiding principle of the review is that homes should be safe and decent. The government also indicated it would consider the outcome of consultation on its Clean Growth Strategy about whether the energy performance of social homes should be upgraded to Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Band C by 2030.

 

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Review: Energy Summit- Building a Sustainable Future

Date: 15/11/2018

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Housing Professionals Debate the Future of UK Energy at Worcester’s Head Quarters
 
At a recent event, The Housing Forum partnered with long-standing members Worcester Bosch in a bid to tackle future challenges relating to quality construction and heat provision in the UK amongst housing professionals. 
 
Featuring key speakers from across the housing and construction industry, attendees of the Housing Forum’s Energy Summit event discussed where energy might sit ...

Review: Regional Forum - Refurbishment for Retirement Living in Manchester

Date: 29/10/2018

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Regeneration has played an exceptional part in delivering high quality retirement living in Greater Manchester.

 

Delegates from across the housing supply chain and local authorities joined Northwards Housing and Wythenshawe Community Housing Group for a Regional Retirement Forum which explained how the two organisations have turned around empty tower blocks in to successful extra care communities refurbished to high space, energy efficiency and environmental standards.

 

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Innovation Forum - Heat Networks: The good, the bad and the data

Date: 01/06/2018

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How to improve the effectiveness of CHP and community heating

 

How to make CHP and community heating schemes more effective for both landlords and customers is the subject of a free half-day seminar in central London on Friday 15th June 2018.

 

Expert industry speakers will draw on real-life examples from CHP and communal heating schemes to show delegates how to take a more intelligent, informed and compliant approach to heat network design, development, implementation and ...

The Housing Forum presenting at Asset Management Conference

Date: 17/08/2017

 

We are pleased to report that we will be presenting at the forthcoming National Housing Federation's Asset Management and Maintenance Conference taking place on 19-20 September 2017 at the ICC, Birmingham.

 

Michael Cleaver, Director at The Housing Forum along with Alex Burton, Partner at calfordseaden will present on Tuesday 19th on Asset management in mixed tenure developments, with The Housing Forum's recent report "Sustainable Leasehold and long-term asset ...

We want your opinion - How do you get value out of your stock?

Date: 18/08/2016

 

 

 

The Housing Forum’s Working Group, chaired by Dick Mortimer from Family Mosaic, is undertaking a survey of leasehold management practices.

 

As the number of leasehold properties in management is certain to grow, the Working Group is keen to learn about the potential impacts, the current levels of repairs requests from leaseholders, policies towards leasehold extensions and approaches to leasehold management and the collection of charges.

 

The ...