Category list : Social Housing
Stories with this category.
The Glenigan Index for the three months to July fell by 1 per cent against a year earlier.
South Wales social landlord Coastal Housing Group has named 11 firms for a construction framework contract.
Payments on social housing contractor Keepmoat’s debt have forced the firm’s parent company to record a £50.5 million loss in its annual accounts.
Social housing contractor and developer United House has won a place on a framework contract worth a total of £500 million with housing provider A2Dominion Group.
Harrow Council has issued a contract notice for maintenance services for its housing and corporate property portfolio in a framework deal worth up to £25 million.
A £3 million scheme has been launched to help install eco-heaters in the homes of social housing tenants.
Housebuilders’ profit margins are expected to return to double digits next year, analysts said last week, providing hopes of improved trading for domestic service suppliers.
The number of new properties under construction rose by 26 per cent during the first quarter, figures have shown.
Evidence is emerging of councils front-loading cuts to facilities management and building maintenance budgets.
The housebuilding industry needs to overhaul the way it works if it is to meet new energy efficiency standards from 2016, the Zero Carbon Hub has warned.