Circle repairs costs Kier

Fixing repairs failures ‘will not be limited by budget’, says Clarion CFO

12/01/2017 | By Luke Cross

Clarion’s chief financial officer (CFO) is not anticipating any ‘material financial cost’ or delay to the repairs integration on the back of ongoing failures in the Circle repairs business - but added that correcting those issues will not be limited by the budget.

One Vision Housing M&G private placement Merseyside Venture Housing rescue

Venn sells £40m retained PRS guaranteed bonds at 44 bps over gilts

20/12/2016 | By Luke Cross

Quintain has become the second borrower in the UK government’s £3.5bn private rented sector housing guarantee scheme (PRSGS), taking £39.4m over 10 years at 44 basis points over gilts.

Welsh housing association RSL sector reclassification Community Housing Cymru

Community Housing Cymru: 20k housing target 'under threat' from ONS reclassification


The Welsh Government’s target of building 20,000 new homes by 2021 is under threat following the decision of the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to reclassify housing associations, according to the body that represents the Welsh sector.

Repairs in house Sovereign maintenance housing association

Sovereign brings all repairs in-house


Sovereign is bringing all of its repairs service in-house in a move it says will deliver ‘significant savings’ over the next five years.

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