Blog articles tagged with housing

What will mega mergers mean for older residents?

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.

The return of multi-generation homes

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.

Housing and Planning Bill 2015 – What’s in it for the Older Person?

Fri 27 Nov 2015

The Housing Bill has generated much discussion, particularly around first-time buyers and starter-homes, and the extension of the right to buy to housing association tenants.

The other end of the housing market

Tue 06 Oct 2015

One may be forgiven for thinking that all current interest in housing need stems from the perceived plight of potential first time buyers or those looking to take up their own first independent accommodation via the private rented sector. That serves to ignore a very important sector of the housing market, and possibly a mirror of the attitude of many in society generally towards older people.

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