Big Ben
Big Ben
Update

Ending homelessness: new funding announcements from the government

The government has committed £236m towards Housing First style ‘move on’ accommodation for up to 6,000 rough sleepers and those at immediate risk of rough sleeping.

28 Feb 2020


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Sad woman
Response

Response to Affordable Housing Commission story on disruption to family life

This research demonstrates that problems with the housing market are affecting the population in increasingly insidious ways: disrupting family life, mental health and fundamental life choices.

24 Feb 2020


Housing Futures bigger logo
Housing Futures bigger logo
Update

Housing Futures: the 'insight' phase (webinar)

Led by innovation experts and open to all housing associations staff and residents, this webinar will give you a deeper understanding of the role of insight in innovation and will equip you with impactful tools to support you with this work.

19 Feb 2020


Cooking at home
Cooking at home
Press Release

National Housing Federation launches shared ownership campaign

The National Housing Federation has launched a new national campaign to boost the public’s understanding of shared ownership on a scale that has never been done before.

19 Feb 2020


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Crowds
Press Release

Housing sector launches UK-wide innovation programme

Hundreds of housing associations from every part of the UK have come together to launch an ambitious innovation programme to tackle the biggest challenges in housing.

18 Feb 2020


New build street
New build street
Update

Consultation open for new First Homes policy

Read our initial response to this consultation, and our plans to coordinate a sector-wide response.

07 Feb 2020


Building site
Building site
Response

Response to First Homes proposal

These proposals could make it more difficult for housing associations and councils to provide homes for lower income families.

07 Feb 2020


Aerial view of Birmingham
Aerial view of Birmingham
Update

Update from the West Midlands (January 2020)

An update from Boris Worrall, Group Chief Executive Rooftop Housing, and Chair of the West Midlands Regional Committee.

30 Jan 2020


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Big Ben and EU flag
Update

The post-Brexit Budget and housing

The Federation will be making a submission on behalf of the sector, ahead of the Budget on 11 March.

30 Jan 2020


Edge of housing estate
Edge of housing estate
Response

Response to the Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission’s report

We welcome the publication of the Commission’s report today, which rightly highlights the need for good design and construction standards when building new homes. These are not just things that are nice to have, but essential parts of building cohesive, sustainable communities.

30 Jan 2020