The Guinness Partnership has issued £250m of bonds, including £100m retained, at 130 bps over the gilt and a coupon of 4 per cent.
Walsall Housing Group (WHG) has raised £250m on the bond market, including £75m retained, and refinanced the syndicated bank facility which funded its stock transfer.
Yorkshire Housing is set for a £200m bond issuance with an A2 rating from Moody’s.
Analysis of social housing units also shows high RP numbers in certain LA areas.
HCA targets delivery of 29,000 homes in 2014/15 as analysis shows slow progress in London along with continued NAHP starts.
Thirty-four social landlords are already generating a fifth of their turnover from non-core income
A combination of tough finances, market trends, and legislation mean that employers need to take a more active role in employee welfare.
As merger activity continues in the housing sector, what are the key financial aspects?
The social housing sector is sitting on £10bn of potential additional security, housing professionals were told this week.
FRS102 creates opportunities to present the balance sheet and I&E account in an entirely different light.
Putting security into a flexible ‘pot’ which can be quickly and cheaply re-deployed is attractive…the reality may not be so straightforward.