25 May 2023

NHF and CIH publish action plan to tackle issues of poor quality in social housing

Responding to the seven recommendations in the Better Social Housing Review the NHF and CIH action plan provides proactive steps to help drive long term, systemic improvements to social housing.

24 May 2023 | Regulation and legal

People seeking sanctuary excluded from vital housing safety regulation

CIH have gained over 130 signatories on a letter to the Home Secretary and the Levelling Up Secretary voicing extreme concern about proposed changes to housing regulation for asylum seekers.

18 May 2023

The CIH Scotland Awards are back – bigger and better than ever!

Find out more about this years Scotland Home Awards and how to submit your entry.

17 May 2023 | Private rent | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

Government introduces Renters (Reform) Bill to Parliament

CIH responds to the Government's reforms to deliver a fairer Private Rented Sector for tenants and landlords.

16 May 2023 | Cost of living

The impact of the cost of living crisis on older people

Our eighth cost of living briefing provides the latest research and data available and examines the impact of the crisis on older people.

16 May 2023 | Climate and sustainability | Tenants and residents

New research from Orbit reveals need to make net zero goals more relevant to households

Orbit reveals the challenge of driving the behavioural changes to achieve net zero carbon goals at a time when residents are focused on the current cost of living crisis.

11 May 2023 | Health | Tenants and residents

CIH call on government to reverse funding cuts to the Housing Transformation Fund

Sector bodies have written to to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care warning of the consequences of government’s decision to cut its promised £300 million Housing Transformation Fund

09 May 2023 | Climate and sustainability

CIH Scotland calls for more support to reach net-zero

CIH Scotland welcomes the continued commitment to a “just transition” to net-zero but highlights the lack of detail on how transformative change in the housing sector will be achieved.

03 May 2023 | About CIH

CIH statement on the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III

CIH would like to recognise the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III and wish everyone a joyful bank holiday weekend.

26 Apr 2023 | Cost of living | Tenants and residents

Almost half of Welsh housing professionals don’t have enough resource and think services are suffering

Sector snapshot report launched at Wales largest housing festival, Tai, reveals the impact of the cost of living crisis

24 Apr 2023 | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

Social landlords failing domestic abuse survivors

A new report has found that the majority of social landlords in Scotland have not put in place adequate policies to support survivors of domestic abuse.

24 Apr 2023 | About CIH | Equality, diversity and inclusion

CIH is awarded RACE Equality Code Quality Mark

Recognising our commitment to improving equality, diversity and inclusion in our organisation, throughout our membership and across the housing sector.

21 Apr 2023 | Tenants and residents

Briefing on antisocial behaviour and domestic abuse

CIH have co-signed a national group briefing laying out how government can safeguard domestic abuse survivors when addressing anti-social behaviour.

18 Apr 2023 | Building new homes | Building safety and housing management | Climate and sustainability | Homelessness

CIH Scotland’s response to the First Minister’s priorities for Scotland

Scotland’s new First Minister, Humza Yousaf, set out his priorities for Scotland in an address to Parliament on 18 April.

18 Apr 2023 | Affordability and benefits | Cost of living | Tenants and residents

CIH response to Ofgem’s announcement on pre-payment meters

CIH welcome Ofgem’s updated code of practice and focus on tighter enforcement and oversight but believe it should go further.