Member only CIH Unlocked 18 Jan 2024 | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability

Why we’re building again after 25 years

In this exclusive piece, Grainia Long explains why the Northern Ireland Housing Executive has started building new homes again after 25 years.

Member only CIH Unlocked 18 Jan 2024 | About CIH

The CIH Presidential Address and Appeal: A recent history

With the 2024 Presidential Address and Appeal just weeks away, we take a look back at the most recent addresses and the causes championed by our presidents.

Member only CIH Unlocked 18 Jan 2024 | Career development | Equality, diversity and inclusion

Skills and recruitment: Setting the scene for the year ahead

As we head deeper into 2024, what should housing providers be doing to ensure a motivated and effective workforce, and what skills should they be looking to foster? 

Member only CIH Unlocked 18 Jan 2024 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Building safety and housing management | Climate and sustainability | Health | Homelessness | Planning | Regulation and legal

Housing policy in 2024: What’s in store?

What’s on the horizon for UK housing policy in 2024? From planning or professionalisation, our policy teams are on hand to help guide the way.

08 Jan 2024

What will 2024 have in store for Scottish housing?

In this new blog Callum Chomczuk, national director of CIH Scotland, sets out his thoughts on the year ahead.

03 Jan 2024 | Building safety and housing management

A holistic approach: Mid Devon Housing's journey to tackle damp and mould

Mid Devon Housing provides just under 3,000 social housing homes across 350 square miles and more than half are off gas.

20 Dec 2023 | About CIH | Career development

Spotlight - Meet our members: Iain Gillespie

Read our spotlight on one of our members, Iain Gillespie, business support manager at the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE).

Member only CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023 | Regulation and legal

The new Procurement Act provides an opportunity not to survive – but thrive

Procure Plus' Clare Tetlow shares her tips on successfully adapting to the changes brought in by the Procurement Act 2023.

Member only CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023 | Building safety and housing management | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

Better Social Housing Review: Delivering on CIH’s three recommendations

How are housing providers delivering against CIH's three recommendations from the Better Social Housing Review?

Member only CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023 | Digital | Tenants and residents

The housing teams driving innovation with technology

As the sector deals with an ever-growing list of expectations and demands, some providers are turning from the traditional to the technological to help them get results.

CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023

A secure and reliable foundation is what we all need for 2024

Gavin Smart reflects on a positive year for CIH, while looking forward to what 2024 might bring.

Member only CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023 | Building safety and housing management | Cost of living | Equality, diversity and inclusion | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

The big questions from the National Smaller Housing Associations Conference 2023

Housing Ombudsman Richard Blakeway, NHF chief executive Kate Henderson, and former CIH president Alison Inman were some of the high-profile names speaking at this year's virtual event.

Member only CIH Unlocked 14 Dec 2023 | Digital

The Big Conversation on AI: Key takeaways from our virtual event

Our recent virtual event sought to establish how exactly artificial intelligence can help us in the housing sector.

10 Dec 2023 | Regulation and legal

Safety before status: The need for a firewall for migrant victims and survivors of domestic abuse

On world human rights day Hannah Keilloh discusses why CIH support the Domestic Abuse Commissioner's calls to improve support measures for migrant domestic abuse survivors.

08 Dec 2023

Turning the tide on homelessness

CIH NI external affairs and engagement manager Julie Steele reflects on Northern Ireland's homelessness awareness week.