Welsh government says investment will support new affordable housing supply
Places for People has become the first housing association to enter the fund management business.
Housing minister Gavin Barwell has pledged to deliver certainty over future rent policy ‘as quickly as possible’, in what marks the latest sign that the UK government sees housing associations and their investors as part of the solution to the country’s housing crisis.
One Housing Group has completed a unique £85m private placement with M&G Investments that enabled it to secure most of the funding against shared ownership homes.
A Glasgow housing association has raised £6.8m to develop new homes following the ninth issue from a Scottish government-backed bond programme.
Investors Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life have agreed to merge.