North Devon's governance grade lowered by HCA

31/08/2016 11:44 am | By Chloe Stothart

North Devon Homes has had its governance rating downgraded by the regulator.

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HA sales income nearly 33 per cent below forecast

26/08/2016 3:01 pm | By Chloe Stothart

The sales income of English housing associations was nearly a third lower than predicted in the three months to the end of June, according to the sector’s regulator.

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Flagship sets up cheap fixes

26/08/2016 11:32 am

Flagship Housing has fixed £83m of its debt in order to take advantage of low rates.


Rentplus secures £20m

26/08/2016 11:17 am

Rentplus, a business providing rent-to-buy homes, has raised £20m of funding.

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Scottish HA secures private placement and bank deal

25/08/2016 2:35 pm

Port of Leith Housing Association has signed a new £35m private funding facility to support its plans to build over 480 homes for social and mid-market rent in Leith and North Edinburgh by 2020.

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Genesis and Thames Valley Housing call off merger

23/08/2016 3:19 pm

Genesis HA and Thames Valley HA have ended merger talks at the eleventh hour, citing ‘differences in style and approach’.

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Non-core turnover increases 18.1 per cent in a single year

04/08/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

Diversified income growth dwarfs rise in total housing association revenue, Social Housing analysis reveals.

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HA profits from sales pass the £1bn mark

07/07/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

Profits from sales pass £1bn mark but rise just 3% as proportion of housing associations’ net surpluses.

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Development for sale makes up 13 per cent of HA turnover

03/06/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

RPs’ sales proceeds set to increase further in 2015/16.

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Pensions under pressure

25/08/2016 | By Steve Simkins

Steve Simpkins considers the implications of the post-referendum crash in bond yields for rising pension liabilities.

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