07 Jul 2022

Holiday lets are houses not homes; they are zombie houses that are hollowing out our communities

In a blog for Rural Housing Week 2022 Tom Woodman, chief executive at Cornerstone Housing Limited, explores the impact holiday homes are having on the housing crisis in the south west

04 Jul 2022 | Homelessness

There's a hidden crisis in the countryside that ruins lives…and nobody is talking about it

David Barrowcliff, from English Rural, explores the increasing crisis of hidden homelessness in rural areas in this guest blog written for Rural Housing Week 2022.

27 Jun 2022 | Health

Housing must be seen as a key partner in the delivery of social care for older people

Susanne Flynn, policy and practice officer at CIH Scotland, considers the role of housing in the Scottish Government's forthcoming health and social care strategy for older people.

24 Jun 2022 | Career development

Becoming a housing professional

Daisy-Grace Westbrook, business support manager at Willow Tree Housing Partnership sits down with CIH's Jill Allcoat to discuss her journey into housing.

24 Jun 2022

How Grand Union helps to find homes for Syrian refugee families

In this blog, during refugee week, Emma Sheer customer onboarding and relocations manager at Grand Union Housing Group describes how they have provided homes for Syrian refugee families.

22 Jun 2022 | Climate and sustainability | Tenants and residents

Building communities that don’t cost the earth

Bill Banks, chief executive of Kingdom Group shares why he's delighted to be sponsoring the excellence in regeneration and sustainability category at the Scotland Housing Awards 2022.

21 Jun 2022 | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability

Ready for the future – Midland Heart’s high-tech, low carbon housing development

In this blog, CIH policy and practice manager, Annie Field, discusses the practical realities of developing homes that meet the Future Homes Standard

17 Jun 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Tenants and residents

When do we want it? NOW!

James Fullford, housing services manager from The Wrekin Housing Group shares more about their same day housing management service to meet customer expectations.

10 Jun 2022 | Career development

The importance of long-term skills investment

Ria Bailes and Gavin Smart shares more about the upcoming skills and recruitment webinar series with CIH, highlighting why long-term skills planning is crucial in a post-Brexit/pandemic landscape.

09 Jun 2022 | Health | Tenants and residents

Adapting for the future

In this blog, Ashley Campbell, policy and practice manager at CIH Scotland, considers the importance of providing adaptations to ensure our homes are fit for the future.

08 Jun 2022 | About CIH | Health | Homelessness | Tenants and residents

Reflecting on Scotland's Housing Festival 2022

Journalist Pennie Taylor takes a look back over the two day Festival.

07 Jun 2022 | Health | Homelessness | Tenants and residents

Joint tenancies and domestic abuse

In this blog Deidre Cartwright discusses the importance of providing better legal options for survivors of domestic abuse who share a joint tenancy with the perpetrator(s)

06 Jun 2022 | Equality, diversity and inclusion | Health | Tenants and residents

Building homes to live well

Senior policy and practice officer Sarah Davis explains CIH’s continued commitment to the TCPA’s Healthy Homes Bill and campaign

27 May 2022 | Health | Tenants and residents

We’re all getting older and we need to plan for the future

In this blog for Dementia Awareness Week, Ashley Campbell, policy and practice manager at CIH Scotland, considers the housing sector's role in supporting people to live well with dementia.

25 May 2022 | Career development

The 21st century SMART objective

REAL Leaders CIC share a little bit more about a modern approach to setting SMART objectives.

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