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European Union's bank approves loans for Peabody and Wheatley with Notting Hill next in line

09/12/2016 4:26 pm | By Luke Cross

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is considering a £200m loan to Notting Hill Housing Trust after approving £450m for Peabody and Wheatley Group, as it continues its funding of UK housing in spite of the ‘Brexit’ vote.

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Broadacres points to housebuilder collapse after being placed on regulatory 'watchlist'

09/12/2016 4:33 pm | By Luke Cross

Halifax-based Broadacres Housing Association has said the social housing regulator’s decision to place it on its ‘watchlist’ relates to one of its regional housebuilders falling into administration.

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L&G increases build to rent fund to £1bn

09/12/2016 4:32 pm

Institutional investor Legal & General has raised a further £170m for its Build to Rent fund, taking its total to around £1bn.

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Moody's gives sector negative outlook over future reliance on sales

09/12/2016 4:15 pm

Ratings agency Moody’s said government policy that squeezes social housing rental income could lead housing associations to take extra risks that will reduce their creditworthiness.

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Colne's A+ credit rating affirmed as outlook moved to negative

09/12/2016 3:57 pm

An East Anglian housing association has had its credit rating affirmed but its outlook revised to negative.

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Peabody and Family Mosaic reveal merger plan to create 55,000-home group

07/12/2016 10:08 am

Peabody Trust and Family Mosaic have confirmed they are planning to merge.

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Reserves move by £3.5bn across top 20 associations

02/12/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

Surpluses rise by just £23m due to accounting change.

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UK grant-funded completions drop by half as new AHP gets started

03/11/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

England sees 63 per cent fall in completions in a year.

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Rise in social housing lags behind surplus increases

07/10/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

Net surpluses climb by a quarter, but social housing units rise by just 0.9 per cent.

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Survey: housing leaders’ confidence boosted by new government

02/12/2016

Survey of 120 senior housing professionals by Social Housing and Lloyds Bank shows EU referendum has failed to dent the sector’s appetite to build but welfare reform remains the key risk.

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Market digest: housing association bond yields

02/12/2016 | By Chloe Stothart

How have financial market movements and political swings impacted housing association bonds in the secondary market?

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02/12/2016

A round-up of main deals involving housing providers, local authorities and the private sector.

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A snapshot of housing association bond yields and market positions.

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Broadacres points to housebuilder collapse after being placed on regulatory 'watchlist'

09/12/2016 | By Luke Cross

Halifax-based Broadacres Housing Association has said the social housing regulator’s decision to place it on its ‘watchlist’ relates to one of its regional housebuilders falling into administration.

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Johnnie Johnson completes turnaround to earn top governance rating

02/12/2016

Johnnie Johnson Housing Trust (JJHT) has completed a substantial turnaround in under two years, achieving the top governance rating from the English social housing regulator.

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