News & blogs


Chris Hinchliff
Chris Hinchliff
Blog

Living communities – the case for rural social housing

The need for more social housing in the countryside is all the more pressing as we begin to feel the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.

Chris Hinchliff, 13 August 2020


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Solar panels
Update

Social landlords are eligible for the new Green Homes Grant scheme

More detail on the £2bn Green Home Grants scheme has been published on the government’s website. This confirms that social landlords are eligible to bid for funding.

12 August 2020


House build
House build
Update

HCLG Select Committee report supports NHF calls for building more social homes

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee recently published a report on building more social housing, which backs our calls for 90,000 new social homes a year.

12 August 2020


Angela Gascoigne
Angela Gascoigne
Blog

Building relationships with residents and communities to support people through the toughest of times

At SHAL, we build relationships with our residents to provide essential support to help them stay in their homes.

Angela Gascoigne, 11 August 2020


House being built
House being built
Update

Government publishes planning white paper

How the government's proposed planning changes will affect housing associations.

07 August 2020


House being built
House being built
Press Release

Response to government planning proposals

NHF response to government planning proposals.

06 August 2020


Chris Fletcher
Chris Fletcher
Blog

Social homes are good for business

More social homes would create jobs and help communities, and local businesses, to thrive.

Chris Fletcher, 06 August 2020


Clare Miller Clarion Housing Group Chief Executive
Clare Miller Clarion Housing Group Chief Executive
Blog

Homes at the Heart of a Stronger Economy

Now more than ever housing associations continue to demonstrate our societal, economic and environmental value.

Clare Miller, 04 August 2020


big ben government home
big ben government home
Response

Our response to the government's planning announcements

Please see the National Housing Federation's response to the government's planning announcements.

03 August 2020


Construction site
Construction site
Update

Building Safety Fund – update on applications

The government has published new guidance on applying for funding for the removal and replacement of unsafe non-ACM cladding. 

03 August 2020


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