Housing Market for Older People
Mon 18 Jul 2016
Much has been made in the housing press of the recently reported proposed 120,000 home ‘mega merger’ between Sanctuary Group and housing&care21, and they are not alone. Consolidation in the social housing sector is gathering pace.
Tue 31 May 2016
Much of the discussion around housing an older population has focused on extra-care accommodation. But, says Charlotte Cook, multi-generation homes are still high on the agenda.
Mon 04 Apr 2016
Whilst debate continues surrounding the provision of housing for first time buyers, it is worth noting the disproportionate level of home ownership among the over 55s and how constant that has remained over the last 40 years.
Family Law Q&A with Katie Spooner
Mon 24 Apr 2017
My partner and I are splitting after 11 years together. She has asked for child maintenance – how is the amount settled upon? What if I think it's too much and want to contest it?
Mon 10 Apr 2017
I am divorcing my husband of 27 years. My lawyer has drafted a document which has tried to achieve a fair division of our assets. My estranged husband is arguing it and saying it's not fair because he went to work and I stayed at home to look after the children. What are my options? How can I show him that I am entitled to my share?
Thu 30 Mar 2017
My husband has just hit me with divorce papers. Our house, bank account and wills are all joint – how can I make sure I am protected? What’s to stop him from taking all of our money out of the bank?
Cycle to MIPIM 2017
Tue 14 Mar 2017
Now it is clear that the chamois cream that I have been applying in discreet areas is not working?
Mon 13 Mar 2017
Alarm rings at 4.45 - breakfast at 5am with all of us vacating hotel and on our bikes by 5.45 am for a 6 am start- this is not a holiday camp!
Sun 12 Mar 2017
The alarm went off at 5.30am in order to get the only train from Bookham that SWT allow bikes to be carried - the only worry being whether it would run. The alternative would be a 27 hike into town even before the start of Cycle to MIPIM. Unusually SWT didn't disappoint!