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England: Social housing green paper promises ‘new deal’ for social housing tenants

New measures which aim to “rebalance” the relationship between landlords and residents are to be considered as part of government proposals on social housing in England.

Published 14 August 2018

Link makes a stand against domestic violence as ‘pioneering’ programme extended

Link Group has committed to support people experiencing domestic abuse by signing the Make a Stand pledge.

Published 7 August 2018

Opinion: Serco’s course of action should be stopped immediately

Chartered Institute of Housing vice president Jim Strang reacts to news that hundreds of asylum seekers in Glasgow face eviction.

Published 31 July 2018

CIH Futures charity rounders tournament raises £16k for Women’s Aid

A charity rounders tournament organised to support the Chartered Institute of Housing’s presidential appeal has raised £16k for Women’s Aid.

Published 20 July 2018

Blog: CIH vice president calls for Scotland’s housing sector to sign up to ‘Make a Stand’ campaign

Following the launch of the CIH ‘Make a Stand’ campaign on domestic abuse, CIH vice president Jim Strang looks at how the issue is being tackled in Scotland and calls for the Scottish housing sector to sign up to this important campaign.

Published 5 July 2018

England: CIH calls for Right to Buy suspension as sales continue to outstrip replacements

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has urged the UK government to suspend its Right to Buy policy as new figures revealed that the sale of homes under the scheme continue to outstrip replacement properties.

Published 29 June 2018

CIH’s new current affairs programme examines contribution of social housing to society

Housing associations and councils key to tackling chronic shortage of affordable homes, the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has told its new current affairs programme.

Published 28 June 2018

England: Major new report reveals strong public support for social housing

A major new report is calling on the government to back social housing as polling reveals strong public support.

Published 26 June 2018

Over 100 organisations sign CIH pledge on domestic abuse

A new pledge to tackle domestic abuse in housing has been signed by more than 100 organisations in its first two weeks, including more than half a dozen Scottish housing organisations and councils.

Published 13 June 2018

West Dunbartonshire Council takes 'No Home for Domestic Abuse' campaign further

West Dunbartonshire Council has taken its "No Home for Domestic Abuse" campaign a step further by pledging even more support for victims.

Published 8 June 2018

Housing staff to help tackle domestic abuse in West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Council has become the first social landlord in Scotland to introduce a zero tolerance policy on domestic abuse within its properties.

Published 4 June 2018

CIH launches four-step pledge to help tackle domestic abuse

A new pledge which urges housing organisations to help tackle domestic abuse has been launched by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

Published 30 May 2018

Search begins for next CIH vice president

The search for the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) next vice president is officially underway with nominations now open.

Published 9 May 2018

Over 2,000 take part in CIH workshops on future of social housing

More than 2,000 people have had their say on the future of social housing by taking part in workshops as part of a major Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) project.

Published 10 April 2018