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Morning Star Only 14 Grenfell families rehoused 20 October 2017 4660
Guardian Council housing can be beautiful 20 October 2017 4659
24dash.co.uk Labour secures debate on supported housing 20 October 2017 4661
Guardian Universal Credit returning my city to days of 'Cathy come home' 19 October 2017 4658
24dash.co.uk Just 2 in 10 landlords willing to take UC tenants 18 October 2017 4657
Socialist Worker Claimants speak out 18 October 2017 4656
Morning Star Town halls offer one-wqy tickets to homeless 18 October 2017 4655
Inside Housing We shouldn't celebrate rent increases 17 October 2017 4654
Guardian Only councils can build the homes we need 16 October 2017 4653
Independent Suicidal despair: Chaos at heart of Universal Credit system 13 October 2017 4652
Independent I work for DWP as Universal Credit case manager and what I've seen is shocking 13 October 2017 4651
Guardian Social housing needs action, not this chaos 13 October 2017 4650
Guardian Housing crisis will get worse until England scraps Right to Buy 11 October 2017 4648
Socialist Worker Corbyn's fight to end 'social cleansing' 11 October 2017 4647
24dash.co.uk Javid: HRA borrowing cap can be lifted for fire safety 11 October 2017 4649
Morning Star A radical programme action 11 October 2017 4646
Independent Why Tories can't solve housing crisis 09 October 2017 4645
Inside Housing Govt confirms 25,000 homes is an estimate 07 October 2017 4644
Guardian Luxury development or homes? Battle over Holloway redevelopment 06 October 2017 4643
Guardian Ministers refusing to pay for fire safety measures 06 October 2017 4642
Guardian My generation needs housing revolution, not empty promises 05 October 2017 4636
Inside Housing An important argument has been partly won (???) 05 October 2017 4641
Inside Housing Right to Buy sales drop off 05 October 2017 4640
24dash.co.uk SHOUT responds to conference speech 05 October 2017 4639
24dash.co.uk Government announces rent settlement from 2020 05 October 2017 4638
Guardian How did crisis in social housing happen? 05 October 2017 4637
Inside Housing May's speech: housing bits in full 04 October 2017 4633
Inside Housing Balance of funding away from affordable housing 04 October 2017 4632
Socialist Worker May's empty speech 04 October 2017 4635
Guardian What did May promise on housing? Not a lot 04 October 2017 4634
Inside Housing London borough brings ALMO back in house 03 October 2017 4630
Morning Star Labour demands £1.1 billion housing rescue 02 October 2017 4629
Guardian Labour council opposes housing ballot proposal 29 September 2017 4628
Guardian Corbyn pledges will halt social cleansing 29 September 2017 4627
Guardian Grenfell: Council to terminate contract with property managers 28 September 2017 4623
24dash.co.uk Legal loophole stops social homebuilding in Kensington & Chelsea 28 September 2017 4626
Morning Star Corbyn: We will end social cleansing 28 September 2017 4625
Guardian Corbyn has declared war on Labour councils over housing 28 September 2017 4624
Inside Housing Corbyn announces social housing review 27 September 2017 4621
Inside Housing Labour conference votes for tenant ballots on regeneration 27 September 2017 4622
Guardian Corbyn promises rent controls and clampdown on gentrification 27 September 2017 4619
Guardian Central Londonn housing block empty for 7 years 27 September 2017 4620
24dash.co.uk Grenfel lsurvivors forcedto use foodbanks 26 September 2017 4617
Inside Housing Labour conference to vote on balloting tenants over regeneration 26 September 2017 4618
Inside Housing Grenfell discussed at Labour conference 25 September 2017 4616
24dash.co.uk Grenfell Inquiry: No point? 23 September 2017 4615
Morning Star Glasgow: Tenants in dark about cladding risk 21 September 2017 4611
24dash.co.uk Welfare policy 'undermines efforts to tackle homelessness' 21 September 2017 4612
Socialist Worker Inquiry into Grenfell carves out residents 20 September 2017 4608
Guardian Why are housing association flats lying empty? 20 September 2017 4610
Morning Star NHF: Spending on social housing hits record low 20 September 2017 4609
Inside Housing Councils to lose voting rights (on stock transfer associations) 18 September 2017 4607
Socialist Worker 'We will not settle for whitewash' say Grenfell residents 14 September 2017 4606
Guardian Grenfell inquiry opens with survivors' confidence low 14 September 2017 4605
Guardian Only 2% of council tower blocks have full sprinkler system 13 September 2017 4603
Inside Housing Sharma refuses request for help funding sprinklers in high rises 13 September 2017 4604
Guardian Hurricane Harvey poses real threat to US public housing 12 September 2017 4602
Inside Housing Council starts building first homes for 25 years 29 August 2017 4600
Morning Star No place here for US model 28 August 2017 4599
Guardian Grenfell: May accepts Tory council did not help quickly enough 24 August 2017 4598
Cambridge News 'Even Dick Turpin had the common decency to wear a mask' 23 August 2017 4597
24dash.com Brexit cuts off cash for social housing 22 August 2017 4596
Morning Star How Tory Britain makes people homeless 21 August 2017 4594
Guardian The way tenants are treated is stain on modern Britain 21 August 2017 4595
Inside Housing Khan joins Labour MPs criticising Grenfell inquiry 15 August 2017 4593
24dash.co.uk Grenfell inquiry 15 August 2017 4592
24dash.co.uk Evacuations over new fears for tower block homes 12 August 2017 4590
24dash.co.uk Councils cannot afford work on high-rises; LGA 12 August 2017 4589
Morning Star Two months on an only 14 families rehoused 12 August 2017 4588
Morning Star Renewed focus on council housing thanks to Corbyn 11 August 2017 4587
Guardian Social housing - it's a basic human right 11 August 2017 4586
Guardian Outsourcing is killing local democracy 10 August 2017 4585
Morning Star Rough sleeping set to increase by 76% in 10 years 10 August 2017 4584
24dash.co.uk Tenants 'struggling to put roof over their heads' 07 August 2017 4583
Guardian Grenfell must be a turning point 07 August 2017 4582
Guardian Right to shelter should trump profiteering 04 August 2017 4581
Inside Housing Morning briefing: the state of social housing 02 August 2017 4579
Guardian Names of wealthy empty home owners near Grenfell revealed 01 August 2017 4578
Inside Housing Cardiff council suspends Right to Buy 31 July 2017 4577
Socialist Worker Grenfell: corporate manslaughter charges not enough 28 July 2017 4576
Guardian Social housing system is being dismantled 27 July 2017 4575
Inside Housing Haringey vehicle has few solid guarantees for tenants 17 July 2017 4574
24dash.co.uk Grenfell: Corbyn challenges PM over wider inquiry 17 July 2017 4573
Morning Star Politicians should be held to account for 'social murder' 17 July 2017 4572
Morning Star Grenfell Tower - deadly results of council housing starved of funds 17 July 2017 4571
Guardian Grenfell - How we've lost our housing rights 13 July 2017 4570
Socialist Worker Four weeks after the Grenfell fire 13 July 2017 4569
Guardian Grenfell borough worst record for housing homeless 10 July 2017 4568
Inside Housing Single parents more than half of households hit by benefit cap 06 July 2017 4567
Morning Star Haringey MPs urge council to scrap gentrification plans 04 July 2017 4565
Inside Housing Haringey votes through £2 billion vehicle amid protest 04 July 2017 4566
24dash.co.uk Labour adds to front bench housing team 03 July 2017 4563
Guardian How power operates in modern Britain: with absolute contempt 03 July 2017 4562
Guardian Council homes sold almost 3 times as fast as new ones built 28 June 2017 4560
Guardian Tragedy shows system has failed UK citizens 26 June 2017 4559
Morning Star Austerity kills 26 June 2017 4558
Observer Decent homes...has social housing dream died? 25 June 2017 4557
Guardian Mcdonnell: 'Grenfell victims murdered by political decisions' 25 June 2017 4556
Inside Housing Grenfell residents could be hit by bedroom tax 23 June 2017 4555
Guardian Housing inequality kills 23 June 2017 4554
Guardian Grenfell - police considering manslaughter charges 23 June 2017 4553
Morning Star Posh locals contempt for survivors of Grenfell fire 23 June 2017 4552
Guardian Theresa May legally safe but morally wanting on Grenfell 22 June 2017 4551
Keep our council homes Grenfell: deadly consequences of under-funding of council housing 22 June 2017 4550
Socialist Worker Murderous contempt for poor people's lives goes to the top 21 June 2017 4548
Guardian Grenfell families to be rehoused in flats (Social Housing) at luxury complex 21 June 2017 4549
Inside Housing Council leader: lift borrowing restrictions 20 June 2017 4542
24dash.co.uk Javid challenged over safety warnings 20 June 2017 4541
24dash.co.uk Government urged to rip up housing policy to help Grenfell survivors 20 June 2017 4540
Guardian Grenfell fire was end result of disdainful housing policy 20 June 2017 4539
Guardian Grenfell fire is legacy of extensive out sourcing 20 June 2017 4538
Morning Star Corbyn right to call for empty homes to be occupied 19 June 2017 4537
Morning Star Seize files now to stop cover up of crimes 19 June 2017 4536
Daily Mail Fireproof cladding at Grenfell 'would have cost just £5,000 more' 18 June 2017 4534
Guardian Grenfell Tower locals: 'Where are we going to live?' 16 June 2017 4528
Daily Mirror Mass fight breaks out outside Kensington town hall 16 June 2017 4525
Guardian Theresa too scared to meet Grenfell survivors. She's finished. 16 June 2017 4526
Guardian Kensington: capital's rich and poor 16 June 2017 4527
Guardian Grenfell Tower - the terrible price of inequality 16 June 2017 4530
Inside Housing Kensington &Chelsea TMO appointed 'competitively priced' fire risk assessment consultant 16 June 2017 4531
Inside Housing Grenfell: Fire in 2010 caused no injuries 16 June 2017 4532
24dash.co.uk Barwell blanks questions over fire review report 16 June 2017 4533
Guardian How do we get over Grenfell tower? We don't. 16 June 2017 4529
24dash.com Call for urgent review of building regulations 15 June 2017 4520
Socialist Worker Tories must answer for deaths in Grenfell fire 15 June 2017 4519
Inside Housing Paying for tower block safety 15 June 2017 4521
Morning Star Grenfell residents warned of fire tragedy 15 June 2017 4522
Daily Mail Homes of rich in Kensington should be SEIZED for Grenfell Tower residents, says Corbyn 15 June 2017 4523
The Sun 'Seize luxury homes' Corbyn call for govt to take empty houses for Grenfell survivors 15 June 2017 4524
24dash.com Bedroom tax and reconciliation 12 June 2017 4500
Guardian Housing policy now rests on new minister - and DUP 12 June 2017 4499
Morning Star Film exposes attacks on Britain's council estates 08 June 2017 4498
24dash.com Housing dept will start in first 100 days 06 June 2017 4497
24dash.com Labour offers new deal on housing 05 June 2017 4496
Inside Housing Barwell on the beat 03 June 2017 4485
Inside Housing Barwell: new homes for 'social rent' will be at 'affordable' rent levels 02 June 2017 4484
Guardian Home sweet homes: housing manifestos 01 June 2017 4483
Guardian Conservatives pledge more homes but no-one will be left to buuild them 01 June 2017 4482
24dash.com Call to stop immigration worsening housing crisis 30 May 2017 4481
Morning Star Shelter: Whoever wins, they'll need to build 500,000 homes 29 May 2017 4480
Inside Housing Revealed: less than half of Right to Buy replacements for social rent 26 May 2017 4479
ARCH newsletter No mention of High Value Levy in conservative manifesto 26 May 2017 4477
Morning Star Protesters call for repeal of Housing Act 26 May 2017 4478
Guardian The great London property squeeze 25 May 2017 4476
Inside Housing Councils defend record after Tory manifesto criticism 24 May 2017 4475
24dash.com Greens unveil housing plans 22 May 2017 4474
24dash.com Leader's debate - housing crisis on the agenda 19 May 2017 4473
Guardian Conservative victory will see housing crisis continue 19 May 2017 4472
Morning Star Families stage demo as eviction looms 19 May 2017 4471
24dash.com Conservatives pledge 1.5 million homes by 2022 18 May 2017 4470
Guardian Buy-to-let millionaire (very fat cat) faces legal action 17 May 2017 4469
24dash.com Labour manifesto - the reaction 16 May 2017 4468
24dash.com Corbyn commits to a million new homes 16 May 2017 4467
Inside Housing Labour sets out housing pledges at manifesto launch 16 May 2017 4466
Inside Housing Conservatives' social rent plans - 10 unanswered questions 15 May 2017 4460
Morning Star Labour dismisses Tory housing plan 15 May 2017 4459
Guardian 'Spin with no substance': Tory housing pledge 14 May 2017 4456
24dash.com We'll build 300,000 homes, Libdems pledge 14 May 2017 4458
Guardian May appeal to low-paid with social housing pledge 14 May 2017 4457
Wordpress Homelessness and the Housing Revenue Account (Swindon) 12 May 2017 4453
ARCH newsletter The case for council housing 12 May 2017 4454
Red Brick Can Labour deliver 100,000 social homes annually within 5 years? 12 May 2017 4455
Guardian Housing policy needs to be based on evidence 11 May 2017 4452
Guardian At last, a plan to tackle the housing crisis 10 May 2017 4451
Guardian Councils sold off houses, now buying them back - for milllions 10 May 2017 4450
24dash.com Corbyn launches election campaign with million homes pledge 09 May 2017 4449
Inside Housing Smoking ban for social tenants would reinforce class divides 08 May 2017 4448
Morning Star Britain needs land reformj 06 May 2017 4447
Guardian Conservative election victory could spell end of council housing 05 May 2017 4446
Inside Housing West Midlands selected as Right to Buy pilot region 04 May 2017 4445
Socialist Worker Labour's pledge on housing is 'wrong way round' 03 May 2017 4444
Inside Housing MPs: Scrap housing revenue account cap 02 May 2017 4443
Guardian 'Naked homes' taps into the horror of housing need 28 April 2017 4442
Inside Housing Corbyn adds housing associations to 500,000 homes pledge 27 April 2017 4441
24dash.com Campaign clash over housing 27 April 2017 4440
Guardian Corbyn attack on Tories' houebuilding record 27 April 2017 4439
Morning Star Labour home building beats Tories by 50% 27 April 2017 4438
Inside Housing Have Conservatives built twice as much council housing as Labour? 26 April 2017 4437
Guardian Housing associations...have lost their way 24 April 2017 4436
Inside Housing Flexible tenure plan could halt repossession crisis 9 February 2007
Inside Housing Plea for Europe’s billions 9 February 2007
Inside Housing Social home building halves in seven years 9 February 2007
London Survey highlights concerns over affordable housing 7 February 2007
BBC No place like home... 4 February 2007
Inside Housing Brown to be quizzed on poverty targets shortfall 1 February 2007
Inside Housing Council’s homelessness policy illegal 1 February 2007
Inside Housing Repossessions soar by 65 per cent in a single year 1 February 2007
Inside Housing Homeless pushed into private rented sector 1 February 2007
Inside Housing Flotation considered by many of sector’s big hitters 26 January 2007
Inside Housing Cornwall fails to consult tenants on takeover plan 26 January 2007
Guardian Housing that will make you feel good 17 January 2007
BBC Council extends home buying curbs 15 January 2007
Guardian Social housing flotations rejected 15 January 2007
Inside Housing Associations told: you’re not listening to tenants 12 January 2007
Inside Housing Blair's bequest 12 January 2007
Inside Housing One third of employers ditch final salary pensions 12 January 2007
Inside Housing Associations eager to seize investment opportunity 12 January 2007
Inside Housing Pinnacle’s profits climb by more than 50 per cent 5 January 2007
Inside Housing Finance corporation to offer loans at bargain price 5 January 2007
Inside Housing Transfer plans push councillor to switch sides 5 January 2007
Inside Housing Second thoughts 5 January 2007
Inside Housing Structural imbalance 15 December 2006
Inside Housing Great expectations (Scottish transfers) 14 December 2006
Inside Housing Federation cries foul over anti-stock transfer advert 14 December 2006
Inside Housing Leading ALMOs forced to make cuts 8 December 2006
BBC Tenants fight ALMO 2 December 2006
The Press Exposed: £554K spent on vote 2 December 2006
Inside Housing Fourth negative ballot puts transfer policy in spotlight 23 November 2006
Inside Housing Duo could form biggest UK provider 23 November 2006
Inside Housing Complacency must not hold back estate progress 23 November 2006
Inside Housing Rouse: cuts mean more associations will go under 23 November 2006
BBC Tenants reject housing transfer 22 November 2006
BBC Many council estates 'improving' 21 November 2006
Salisbury Journal Volunteers battle to save council houses 11 November 2006
Guardian The tenants' rebellion 11 November 2006
Inside Housing End of the line for Scottish transfer 9 November 2006
BBC Scotland: Housing policy collapse? 1 November 2006
Inside Housing ‘Financial backsliding’ could deny tenants a decent home 27 October 2006
Inside Housing Profitable rent hikes in the pipeline as inflation peaks 27 October 2006
Public Finanace Decent homes delay angers Almos 27 October 2006
Inside Housing Council pushed regulator to lower own ALMO’s rating 27 October 2006
Glasgow Herald Homes transfer will cost £500m 26 October 2006
Inside Housing Scottish Executive rapped as tenants scupper transfers 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Record number of stock transfers to be put on hold 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Whitehall warns: extend 2010 spending deadline or final funding round blocked 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Corporation contemplates scrutiny powers for councils 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Livingstone seeks bigger say on landlords’ budgets 20 October 2006
Inside Housing High earners in affordable homes dispute 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Changing the guard 20 October 2006
Inside Housing Pensions doubt stalls proposed Wales merger 20 October 2006
Scunthorpe Telegraph Soaring salaries for senior housing staff 15 October 2006
BBC Key worker housing 'mis-sold' 15 October 2006
BBC Pensioner Homes Threatened 12 October 2006
Public Finanace Labour promises fresh look at fourth option 6 October 2006
Inside Housing Decent deadline stretched 6 October 2006
Inside Housing Tower Hamlets’ agenda of choice stopped in its tracks 6 October 2006
Inside Housing Tories vow to let providers off the regulatory leash 6 October 2006
Guardian First homes out of reach of majority of recent graduates 6 October 2006
Socialist Worker Tower Hamlets tenants’ victory over housing privatisation 6 October 2006
Inside Housing Brown's grand ambition 29 September 2006
24dash.com Tower Hamlets residents say 'no' to stock transfer 29 September 2006
Inside Housing Cooper wades into tenancy for life debate 29 September 2006
Inside Housing Anger at one day’s notice for Tower Hamlets ballot 29 September 2006
Inside Housing Labour conference hears critics of ownership drive 29 September 2006
Socialist Worker Labour Party conference delegates vote for council housing - for third time 27 September 2006
24dash.com Labour leadership suffers conference defeat over council housing 27 September 2006
Guardian Labour leadership defeated over housing 27 September 2006
Socialist Worker Tenants’ ‘independent’ adviser accused of backing privatisers 27 September 2006
Local London Housing company holds closure plan 27 September 2006
Guardian Home improvement plan is unaffordable, says Kelly 26 September 2006
Public Finanace RSL tenants ‘want more choice’ 22 September 2006
Guardian Concern raised over housing's fat cats 20 September 2006
News Shopper We won’t be moved 20 September 2006
24dash.com 'Rent rise scandal in Brighton' 18 September 2006
Salisbury Journal Tenants' adviser issues apology over VAT bills 15 September 2006
Inside Housing Money box bonuses 15 September 2006
Inside Housing ‘Fourth option’ debate to ignite Labour conference 15 September 2006
Public Finance Comment – Confused? You will be, by John Perry 15 September 2006
Inside Housing ‘No justice’ in salary hikes 15 September 2006
Inside Housing Kelly’s review throws up challenge to tenancy for life 15 September 2006
Guardian Unlimited Kelly reneges on social housing promise 6 September 2006
Guardian The home ownership horse looks set to run and run 23 August 2006
Inside Housing Right to buy sales figures hit rock bottom 18 August 2006
Inside Housing Police launch lettings fraud probe at GHA 18 August 2006
Inside Housing ALMOs could revolutionise service delivery 18 August 2006
Inside Housing Two years to spend £1.5 billion 18 August 2006
Inside Housing Freedoms in return for cash 11 August 2006
Inside Housing Motion to derail Labour’s housing policy unveiled 11 August 2006
Inside Housing Nottingham City Homes’ £73m shortfall 11 August 2006
Inside Housing Parties join to oppose council’s last ditch ALMO bid 11 August 2006
Inside Housing ALMOs to weigh up value of pushing work past 2010 11 August 2006
The Times The cracked road to rack and ruin 28 July 2006
24dash.com First-time buyers face '£5,000 deposit shortfall' 21 July 2006
Daily Mail Home improvements 'will save NHS millions' 20 July 2006
Guardian Housing affordability could hit 15-year low 19 July 2006
24dash.com Rising interest rates 'to hit home buyers' 19 July 2006
24dash.com London property gap 'at its widest' 18 July 2006
Guardian House prices to soar 50% within six years 17 July 2006
24dash.com New surge in UK house prices 17 July 2006
Inside Housing Sector debt likely to rocket by 2010 14 July 2006
Inside Housing English Churches group drops job cuts bombshell 14 July 2006
Inside Housing London mayor handed housing powers 13 July 2006
Inside Housing MPs strike out at lack of progress on ‘fourth option’ 7 July 2006
Public Finance Private firm applies to become RSL 7 July 2006
Inside Housing Ballot on hold as Liverpool awaits funding 7 July 2006
Inside Housing No vote council’s rents set to rocket 7 July 2006
Inside Housing Retaining councils told to push for cash choices 30 June 2006
Inside Housing Opt out pilot landlords must prove case by March 30 June 2006
Mirror Homes Crisis: Price of poverty 1 rent rises fund other areas 22 June 2006
24dash.com Health and education 'will suffer without better housing' 21 June 2006
Guardian Battle of the boundary 21 June 2006
24dash.com Homelessness charity Shelter hails MPs housing report 20 June 2006
24dash.com Kelly announces 'independent assessment' of social housing 20 June 2006
Inside Housing Housing Corporation: take tenants’ voices seriously 16 June 2006
Inside Housing Riverside to rescue ECHG 16 June 2006
Inside Housing Welsh landlords face battle to meet housing standard 16 June 2006
Inside Housing Dykes steps into breach at Three Valleys 16 June 2006
Inside Housing Camden quick to bid for revenue account opt out 16 June 2006
Inside Housing Kelly ushers in new era 9 June 2006
Inside Housing Life beyond decent homes lies in hands of tenants 9 June 2006
Inside Housing Tower Hamlets puts foot down on late transfer 9 June 2006
Guardian Government drops council house repair deadline 7 June 2006
Public Finance Still no fourth option? 2 June 2006
Inside Housing ALMOs warn of service cuts if revenue slumps 2 June 2006
Inside Housing Contract concerns threaten sales of subsidised homes 2 June 2006
Guardian MPs out of touch on housing concerns 24 May 2006
Inside Housing Mutual transfer storm brewing 26 May 2006
Inside Housing Housing proves decisive in upheaval at local elections 12 May 2006
Inside Housing Fourth option’ working party stalls at starting block 12 May 2006
Inside Housing Resurrected fund to plug transfer gap left dormant 12 May 2006
Inside Housing Associations’ costs rocket due to ‘complexity’ of task 5 May 2006
BBC Politics Show Housing boom 21 April 2006
Birmingham Mail Tenants vote against housing switch 21 April 2006
Public Finance Councils meeting housing target set up lobby body 21 April 2006
Inside Housing Probe into why councillors left ALMO board 21 April 2006
Public Finance Housing finance faces cracks in its foundations 21 April 2006
Inside Housing Councils join forces to lobby for fourth option 14 April 2006
BBC Council housing staff suspended 13 April 2006
Inside Housing Sell-offs enter talks agenda 7 April 2006
Inside Housing Too many tenants on board places governance at risk 7 April 2006
Inside Housing Housing a hot topic in run up to local elections 7 April 2006
Inside Housing Right to buy cash banked 7 April 2006
Scunthorpe Telegraph 'Guilty' of taking letterbox leaflets 25 March 2006
Inside Housing Social tenants say ownership is not for them 24 March 2006
Inside Housing Consortium on course despite REITs set back 24 March 2006
Public Finance Councils ‘lose out’ on rents 24 March 2006
Inside Housing Watchdog questions value of Scottish stock transfers 24 March 2006
Inside Housing Decent homes benchmark set to take community turn 24 March 2006
Inside Housing Landlords warned against selling homes to boost profit 17 March 2006
Inside Housing No to Selby transfer as Lincolnshire ballot hots up 16 March 2006
Nottingham Evening Post 'Fast lane to front of queue' 13 March 2006
Inside Housing Two year old association placed under supervision 10 March 2006
Inside Housing Shoreline housing association seeks to shed staff 10 March 2006
24Dash.com Housing tenants vote to stay with council 10 March 2006
Inside Housing Italian ruling puts ALMOs’ future freedoms at risk 10 March 2006
Inside Housing Brand manager to champion housing associations’ cause 10 March 2006
Inside Housing Executive publicly rules out full second stage transfer 10 March 2006
Borehamwood & Elstree Times Housing merger survey worries 9 March 2006
Scunthorpe Telegraph Claim: Leaflets taken from doors 9 March 2006
Inside Housing £165m out of reach as NCH gets single star 3 March 2006
Public Finance Include us in housing finance reform, say councils 3 March 2006
Inside Housing Activists plan raft of legal challenges to stock choices 3 March 2006
Inside Housing £350m hole scuppers transfers 3 March 2006
BBC Tenants vote for council landlord 25 February 2006
Inside Housing An unhealthy balance 24 February 2006
BBC Housing body raises budget fears 24 February 2006
Inside Housing ODPM delays sign off due to fear of legal threat 24 February 2006
Inside Housing Programme delays leave round six ALMOs in limbo 24 February 2006
BBC Families step up fight over homes 22 February 2006
BBC Scheme builds new council houses 22 February 2006
Guardian Record numbers waiting for housing 21 February 2006
24Dash.com Council housing crisis soars 21 February 2006
BBC Politics Show Housing stock 19 February 2006
BBC Housing the UK's rising population 17 February 2006
Inside Housing Fourth option fighters claim victory 16 February 2006
Public Finance Councils lobby to keep homes 16 February 2006
Surrey Mirror Parliament lobbied in homes sell off row 16 February 2006
Inside Housing Brixen case puts ALMOs on red alert over contracts 16 February 2006
Guardian Government signals new council housing policy 13 February 2006
Liverpool Daily Post A bitter war of words in homes vote battle 13 February 2006
Edinburgh News Chisholm hints at rent debt cut 11 February 2006
Inside Housing Ruling endangers 2010 goal 10 February 2006
Inside Housing Residents sent ballot papers in posting error 10 February 2006
Guardian Poor people, poor homes 8 Feb 2006
Daily Mirror Councils were safe as houses 8 Feb 2006
BBC Council house anger 3 Feb 2006
Indymedia UK Tenant activist kicked off Waverley Tenants Panel 30 January 2006
Inside Housing ALMOs in the dark as news on cash freedoms stalls 27 January 2006
Inside Housing ALMO set to miss two stars and funding chance 27 January 2006
Daily Telegraph 'Bullying' Prescott accused of hitting the poor 26 January 2006
Macclesfield Express Labour leader sacked from council housing sell-off panel after exposing £22m ‘loss’ 25 January 2006
Shields Gazette Keeping House 24 January 2006
Liverpool Echo MP seeking vote probe 16 January 2006
Leeds Evening Post Homes management scheme in debt crisis 10 January 2006
Inside Housing Topping the charts 6 January 2006
Inside Housing ALMOs play for extra time to meet decent homes goal 6 January 2006
Guardian Politics of the housing vote 5 January 2006
Guardian Battle for council housing 4 January 2006
Guardian Listen to the residents 3 January 2006
Guardian Council delays tenants' vote on controversial housing transfer 3 January 2006
BBC Union demands housing assurances 3 January 2006
Scunthorpe Telegraph Goverment to Buckle? 22 December 2005
Inside Housing Hard fought Sefton transfer battle ends with a yes 16 December 2005
BBC Residents reject housing transfer 15 December 2005
Guardian Edinburgh council tenants reject homes transfer 15 December 2005
Guardian Tenants vote for transfer after acrimonious campaign 14 December 2005
Guardian Council workers walk out in support of 'victimised' colleague 13 December 2005
Guardian Second tenant 'no' vote blocks home repairs 12 December 2005
Guardian Council delays controversial vote on homes 7 December 2005
Inside Housing Thrifty spending revealed as Labour fails to inject cash 1 December 2005
Inside Housing Tests show freedom for ALMOs comes at a price 1 December 2005
Joseph Rowntree Treasury's housing windfalls 'should be used to tackle growing homes crisis' 1 December 2005
Guardian Call for 60,000 extra social rented homes 30 November 2005
Guardian Strike at Tower Hamlets after campaigner loses job 28 November 2005
Edinburgh Evening News MP slams 'privatisation' plans for Capital's council housing stock 15 November 2005
Daily Telegraph Why the family home is starting to fill up again 15 November 2005
Sunday Mirror Waiting for a council housing... 1.5 million families 13 November 2005
Sunday Mirror Voice of the Sunday Mirror: End Homes Crisis Now, Mr Prescott 13 November 2005
Observer Council house queue grows to 1.5m families 13 November 2005
Inside Housing Tenants fear rent increases will lead to new ghettos 10 November 2005
Inside Housing GHA faces legal action after taking direct control of LHOs 10 November 2005
Inside Housing ‘Mega association’ on the cards as UK tries to keep up 10 November 2005
Inside Housing Board member suspended at Nottingham ALMO 10 November 2005
Guardian Government attacked over rent rises 9 November 2005
Guardian Council faces more strikes over sacked activists 7 November 2005
Inside Housing Ownership drive could threaten welfare state 4 November 2005
Inside Housing Tax-free surpluses ruling offers arm’s-length savings 4 November 2005
Inside Housing GHA regains control but promises transfer still on 4 November 2005
Inside Housing ALMOs on building path 4 November 2005
Inside Housing ALMOs join forces to build profits and provide services 31 October 2005
Inside Housing In safe hands 28 October 2005
Public Finance Almo board members to receive pay 28 October 2005
Inside Housing Miliband’s confusing role queried by MPs’ committee 28 October 2005
Inside Housing GHA’s transfer plans on rocky road 27 October 2005
Guardian Charity accused of betraying roots by selling homes 26 October 2005
Guardian 500,000 households live in cramped conditions says Shelter 24 October 2005
Inside Housing Local authorities look to end arm’s-length control 21 October 2005
Inside Housing Under performing ALMOs face axe from programme 21 October 2005
Guardian The verbal smokescreen that hides dangerous government 14 October 2005
Public Finance Not over ‘til it’s over 14 October 2005
Guardian Excessive social housing blights communities, minister says 13 October 2005
Guardian Warning over affordable homes shortage 11 October 2005
Guardian Defying sense 6 October 2005
Inside Housing Fourth option protesters vow to corner Miliband 6 October 2005
Guardian These paranoid myth-makers are cheating council tenants 5 October 2005
Inside Housing Welsh councils appeal for new options on quality 5 October 2005
Daily Mirror Labour at Brighton: Unity Unity Unity 30 September 2005
Guardian Rebuff for ministers on council homes funding 30 September 2005
BBC Labour leaders lose housing vote 29 September 2005
Guardian Labour told to invest more in council homes 29 September 2005
Inside Housing Conference debate delivers blow to ministers 29 September 2005
Inside Housing Look after your tenants, chief urges 29 September 2005
Guardian The scandal of the Aylesbury estate 28 September 2005
Inside Housing The people’s programme 16 September 2005
Inside Housing Vote buying probe launched 3 September 2005
Inside Housing Slice of life (home ownership) 3 September 2005
Shelter New Shelter research explodes home ownership myth 20 August 2005
Public Finance RSL sues council over the value of transferred homes 20 August 2005
Inside Housing Appraisals fuel doubts over decent homes target 5 August 2005
Sunderland Echo Behind closed doors 3 August 2005
BBC Action Network Tenants Halt Council House Transfers 28 July 2005
Daily Mirror Lock Out: 30% Only of first-time buyers can afford home 26 July 2005
Guardian Film shows failure of PFI scheme 26 July 2005
Guardian Ministers stall rent reforms 22 July 2005
Daily Mirror BLAIR HOME SALES SNUB 21 July 2005
Guardian Blair defeated in battle of the Almo 21 July 2005
Sunderland Echo SHG accused of being economical with truth 20 July 2005
Guardian PM's constituents reject housing transfer 20 July 2005
Inside Housing Mergers pressed to prove efficiency 20 July 2005
Guardian Anger over council housing 'dirty tricks' 30 June 2005
Guardian Our very own Enron 28 June 2005
BBC News Row over council house transfers 20 June 2005
Northern Echo Council is accused of dirty tricks over tenants ballot 24 June 2005
Sunderland Echo Housing group paid for independent probe 23 June 2005
Inside Housing Council funding regime condemned as ‘perverse’ 20 June 2005
Inside Housing Refurbishment PFI must stop 20 June 2005
The Mirror HOMES CRISIS PRICE OF POVERTY 1 Rent rises fund other areas 22 June 2005
Guardian Councils 'will miss targets to mend houses' 22 June 2005
Northern Echo North's council tenants help fund London housing bill 22 June 2005
Guardian Government admits problems with PFI home repairs 22 June 2005
Inside Housing Whitehall nervous over ALMO borrowing freedom 17 June 2005
Guardian Public housing door opens to private developers 9 June 2005
Guardian No democracy in property 4 June 2005
Guardian Quango leak undermines home owning push 2 June 2005
Guardian Your chance of a home ... area by area 28 May 2005
Guardian One in five transfer landlords needs supervision 25 May 2005
Inside Housing Reforms spark arrears fears 20 May 2005
Inside Housing Efficiency gains ‘can keep tax down’ 20 May 2005
Inside Housing Review on hold after survey ‘errors’ 20 May 2005
Guardian A radical lesson for Blair 18 May 2005
Guardian Government to replace housing benefit 17 May 2005
Guardian Row erupts over council sell-off 18 May 2005
Guardian There may be trouble ahead... 12 May 2005
Guardian Talks aim to create joint biggest housing association 9 May 2005
Inside Housing ALMOs look to axe council contracts 5 May 2005
Inside Housing Residents turn backs on Labour over demolition 29 April 2005
Housing Today Homeless kept out of stock transfer homes 29 April 2005
Inside Housing Stock transfer chiefs fuel vote debate 29 April 2005
Inside Housing ALMOs on brink of freedom 22 April 2005
BBC Politics Show SE It sounds too good to be true 20 March 2005
Sunderland Echo Terry and Mary's last stand 18 March 2005
Guardian Government told to invest more in homes 17 March 2005
Guardian Letters - campaigning for the best deal 17 March 2005
Guardian Letters - myths about housing stock transfers 16 March 2005
Guardian Minister admits defeat on pledge 16 March 2005
Sunderland Echo 6,200 Homes gone - just 93 built 15 March 2005
Guardian Sold for the sake of it 15 March 2005
Inside Housing Decent homes task force faces axe 11 March 2005
Inside Housing Performance now no bar to release of gap funding 11 March 2005
Guardian Limited choice 3 March 2005
Guardian Plug pulled on flagship homes deal 24 February 2005
Guardian Lib Dems make housing pledge 24 February 2005
Guardian Selling off democracy 23 February 2005
Guardian I know what I'd do 18 February 2005
East London Advertiser Housing choice: Council chief gets a grilling 17 February 2005
The Journal Heavyweight plan to halt rebellion 11 February 2005
Inside Housing Bids leave no comfort zone 11 February 2005
Housing Today You’ll need a better excuse than that 11 February 2005
Housing Today Welsh council could borrow money to upgrade stock 11 February 2005
Inside Housing Blair ordered rent rise halt 3 December 2004
Guardian Homes votes 'like Ukrainian elections' 25 November 2004
Inside Housing Tough line on transfer 19 November 2004
Guardian Prescott defeated on council housing vote 4 November 2004
Inside Housing Tenants’ choice ‘hardly a choice at all’ 4 November 2004
Daily Mirror IS MR BLAIR GIVING UP ON COUNCIL HOUSING? 3 November 2004
Guardian Dobson attacks government homes policy 1 November 2004
Campaign Group News Listen to conference - stop stock transfers 1 November 2004
Inside Housing Government attacked on choice agenda 29 October 2004
Guardian Tenants 'blackmailed' into housing transfers 29 October 2004
Tribune Don't renege on level playing field 27 October 2004
Guardian Government accused of homes transfer 'sham' 19 October 2004
Housing Today Councils voice confusion over fourth funding option muddle 8 October 2004
London Housing Should councils have to transfer their housing to an ALMO? 4 October 2004
Public Finance Timing scuppers fourth housing option deal 1 October 2004
Guardian A level paying field 28 September 2004
Guardian Ministers in talks on future of homes policy 28 September 2004
Guardian Prescott seeks to avert conference housing row 22 September 2004
Inside Housing ALMO ownership by 2006 3 September 2004
Guardian Council housing transfer plans 'betray' tenants 3 September 2004
Guardian Prescott faces rebellion over council homes 26 July 2004
Guardian Give council tenants a real choice 5 July 2004
Guardian Let us decide 29 June 2004
Guardian MPs demand choice for council tenants 25 June 2004
Guardian Minister stands by decent homes pledge 17 June 2004
Guardian What matters is what works 16 June 2004
Guardian Government reneges on housing pledge 10 June 2004
Guardian Tenants reject homes transfer for second time 19 May 2004
Guardian MPs attack 'dogmatic' housing policy 7 May 2004
Guardian Prescott revives sink estate sales 5 May 2004
Guardian Tenants 'marginalised' on housing boards 15 April 2004
Austin's Weblog STOP THE COUNCIL HOUSE PRIVATISATION FARCE 12 Feb 2004
Guardian Dobson attacks council homes policy 11 Feb 2004
Guardian Comment No choice 2 Feb 2004
Inside Housing Transfer literature ‘was biased’ 30 Jan 2004
Guardian Comment "When is a promise not a promise?" 28 Jan 2004
Guardian Minister refuses to back down over unpopular transfer policy 28 Jan 2004
Inside Housing Hill offers hope to councils 16 Jan 2004
Guardian When tenants say no 16 Jan 2004
Guardian Effectiveness of Housing Corporation 16 January 2003
Guardian Housing transfers: the issue explained 13 January 2004
Guardian Camden tenants call government's bluff 13 Jan 2004
Guardian Council home defenders urge ministerial rethink 12 Jan 2004
Guardian 'Shockwaves' as tenants veto housing management switch 9 Jan 2004
Guardian Court rejects move to halt council house switch 9 Jan 2004
Housing Today Camden loses ALMO vote 9 Jan 2004
Inside Housing Camden ALMO plans in tatters after ballot 9 Jan 2004
London Housing When the Minister met tenants December 2003
Inside Housing Investigation promised as ballot is branded ‘insult to democracy’ 5 December 2003
Inside Housing Hill faces tough questions 2 December 2003
Inside Housing Authority to embark on pioneering ALMO transfer 4 December 2003
Inside Housing Authority to embark on pioneering ALMO transfer 30 May 2003
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