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  • The Housing Association National Accountancy Awards are five years old this year

    The Housing Association National Accountancy Awards are five years old this year

    30 June 2017
    Clarissa Corbisiero-Peters is Director of Policy/Deputy Chief Executive at Community Housing Cymru

    What a five years it has been! The voters have gone to the polling stations more times than I can count to vote on local, national and UK wide issues and inevitably wherever you are in the UK the operating environment for housing associations has transformed. This places more onus than ever on our sector to show what we can do, to demonstrate our impact and to deliver for our communities.

  • Are new funding solution exposing housing associations to new risks?

    Are new funding solution exposing housing associations to new risks?

    20 June 2017
    Martin Crowe

    Mandatory requirements from April 2016 to reduce social housing rents by 1% a year for four years — coupled with wider continued funding cuts — have put housing associations under immense pressure.