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Fitch joins S&P in warning over impact of Right to Buy on HA finances

16/04/2015 2:02 pm | By Luke Cross

An extension of the right to buy to housing associations could deplete the sector’s rent-generating asset base, constrain borrowing capacity and push up the cost of debt, according to ratings agency Fitch.

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DCH merges with West Devon Homes

15/04/2015 9:58 am | By Luke Cross

DCH has merged with West Devon Homes in a move that will address the latter’s ‘extremely limited financial capacity’ and deliver new homes to the local area.

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Estuary secures £40m deferred placement with M&G

17/04/2015 12:23 pm | By Luke Cross

Estuary HA has secured a £40m private placement with a deferred element through M&G Investments to support the development of 400 new homes.

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Sales provide £1.4bn of income as margins reach 22 per cent

02/04/2015 | By Rob Cowley

Boost to cross-subsidy comes with increased risks

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HA write downs fall as G15 benefits from London market

01/04/2015 | By Rob Cowley

Offices and non-core properties see greatest impairment

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Pension deficits fall by 16% as HAs prepare for more upheaval

05/03/2015 | By Rob Cowley

Fund assets rally in 2013/14 to reduce exposure on local government schemes.

Capital commitments

HAs' forward spend plans rise for second year running

05/03/2015 | By Rob Cowley

Contracted future work in 2013/14 increased by 29% in the UK, while £8.3bn was available to contractors.

Social Housing backs the Homes for Britain campaign

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