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June 30, 2020

Of the total £77,118 billion planned government housing ‘subsidy’ for 2019/20-2023/24, £53,135 (75%) supports the delivery of market- priced housing and housing infrastructure and supporting first time buyers. The data in this briefing comes from the Chartered Institute of Housing 2020 UK Housing Review. It was produced prior to the…

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February 17, 2020

Welcome to the first episode in our Tenants' Hall Sessions podcast series. In this episode we hear from John Boughton, historian and author of Municipal Dreams: The Rise and Fall of Council Housing.

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February 17, 2020

John Boughton, historian and author of Muncipal Dreams: The Rise and Fall of Council Housing, kicked off the London Tenants Federation annual conference in November 2019 with a whistle-stop tour of some of the best examples of social housing estates built in London. These are the presentation slides that accompanied…

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November 4, 2019

Housing delivery is not meeting Londoner’s needs, with its massive under-delivery of social-rented and affordable rent homes. Despite overall targets not being met, there was still an over-delivery of market homes. This briefing analyses data from the 2019 Annual Monitoring Report of the London Plan.

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November 4, 2019

This is the full agenda and booking details for our upcoming Annual Conference, which will be held on Saturday 23rd November at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church.

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October 31, 2019

On 14th August 2018, the Government published its Social Housing Green Paper for “fundamental reform to ensure social homes provide an essential, safe, well managed service for all those who need it.” This is the response we gave to the consultation.

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October 21, 2019

Intermediate housing is a below-market tenure targeted at households with incomes as high as £90,000 in London. This briefing provides evidence that suggests there is a policy push at the London-wide and borough level to channel public resources toward intermediate housing at the expense of households on growing waiting lists…

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October 2, 2019

Poornima Karunacadacharan of Race on the Agenda (ROTA) explains the need for landlords, including housing associations, to comply with the Public Sector Equalities Duty and for socio-economic disadvantage to be treated as a protected characteristic alongside race, disability and other characteristics. Poornima was speaking to the London Assembly Housing Committee…

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June 16, 2018

In 2018, the London Assembly Housing Committee embarked on an investigation into tenant involvement in social housing following the tragedy of the fire at Grenfell Tower. This is a submission we made to the committee in June of that year.

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June 8, 2018

After the fire at Grenfell Tower, the London Assembly Housing Committee announced an investigation into the management of social housing and the involvement of tenants. This document is our initial response.

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