Catch up on the latest news, events and outputs from The Housing Forum in our quarterly newsletter.
Our October newsletter includes:
'MMC for affordable housing developers' guide launch
Initial findings from our annual membership survey
Freiburg study trip with the CIH
The Housing Forum National Conference 2020
The Housing LIN extra-care survey
New members in the spotlight
From 16-18 October, The Housing Forum will be joining forces with CIH SE for a study trip to Freiburg, Germany.
One of the greenest cities in the world with a record of sustainable housing development, Freiburg is a must-visit destination for those interested in how we develop places and homes to meet the challenges of climate change, affordability, health and wellbeing.
The agenda for the trip is full of insights; from Freiburg’s environmental and urban ...
The Housing Forum is delighted to be joining forces with the CIH SE International Group to offer a study tour of one of the world’s greenest cities.
16 - 18 October 2019
One of the greenest cities in the world with a record of sustainable housing development, Freiburg is a must visit destination for those interested in how we develop places and homes to meet the challenges of climate change, affordability, health and wellbeing.
This popular annual event for members provides an opportunity to reflect on progress in the sector over the past year and to catch up with colleagues from member organisations.
In particular we'll: consider the political landscape as the Brexit horizon moves ever closer, examine the possibilities offered by the Building in Quality collaboration between RIBA, CIOB and RICS and hear from member experts on the latest developments in sustainability and energy efficiency as we ...
Across the UK there is a growing demand for energy efficient homes and for the housing industry to deliver more sustainable places to live. The affordability of energy, the concept of fuel poverty, and the idea of cleaner economic growth have also emerged as issues of political and social significance.
With many homes built before the introduction of energy performance regulation, it is not surprising that energy use in our homes is currently responsible for 25% of the ...
How to make CHP and community heating schemes more effective for both landlords and customers was the subject of a free half-day seminar in London in June.
Hosted by The Housing Forum and community heating specialist Switch2 Energy, the seminar included expert industry speakers speakers from the consultants Martin Arnold Associates, and legal experts Trowers & Hamlins.
Delegates were provided with real-life examples from CHP and communal heating schemes and ...
With less than 2 weeks to go until the CIH South East’s Housing Conference in Brighton, we’re looking forward to supporting our members’ events and activities that coincide with the Conference.
We also wanted to share with our members and other colleagues the details of an event “How Green is my Housing Policy?” that we are co-hosting on Wednesday 4th March at the Hilton Metropole. Highlights include Simon Brown, DCLG on the progress of the Housing ...