16 Dec 2020 | About CIH | Building new homes

CIH responds to MHCLG’s plans to regenerate England's cities with new homes

Earlier today, new measures to level up England’s cities, recover from the pandemic and help provide much-needed new homes were set out by housing secretary, Robert Jenrick.

15 Dec 2020 | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

Independent report calls for more action to improve housing outcomes for victims of domestic abuse

A new report makes recommendations that social landlords use a human rights approach to improve housing outcomes for women and children experiencing domestic abuse.

10 Dec 2020 | Building new homes | Homelessness

Right to housing backed by key signatories

The campaign to recognise housing as a fundamental right in Wales has been boosted by the backing of key signatories.

10 Dec 2020 | Building new homes | Homelessness

Llofnodwyr allweddol yn cefnogi’r hawl i dai

Cefnogaeth llofnodwyr allweddol yn hwb i’r ymgyrch i gydnabod yr hawl i dai fel hawl sylfaenol yng Nghymru.

08 Dec 2020 | About CIH

Equality and diversity – statement from CIH chief executive, Gavin Smart

Recent events have yet again demonstrated the failure of our society, politics, and culture to value all individuals equally.

07 Dec 2020 | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland responds to the Fair Rents (Scotland) Bill

Responding to a call for evidence on the Fair Rents (Scotland) Bill, CIH Scotland welcomes the proposal to gather data on rent levels but does not support the proposed rent cap.

07 Dec 2020 | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland calls for Domestic Abuse Bill to be strengthened to improve the housing rights of victim-survivors

CIH Scotland has commended the proposed Domestic Abuse (Protection) Bill but called on its provisions to be strengthened to improve the housing rights and better protect victims of domestic abuse.

03 Dec 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability | Regulation and legal

Budget 2020 – CIH welcomes help for council house-building

In response to the Chancellor’s decision to cut the cost of borrowing for councils to build more homes, hear what CIH chief executive Gavin Smart has to say.

02 Dec 2020 | Building new homes | Homelessness

Three-quarters support legal right to housing in Wales

Just over three quarters of the Welsh public agree that a right to housing should be a law in Wales - in this snapshot of public opinion, find out what other views on housing the public hold.

02 Dec 2020 | Building new homes | Homelessness

Tri chwarter yn cefnogi'r hawl gyfreithiol i gartref yng Nghymru

Mae mwy na thri chwarter o bobl yng Nghymru'n cefnogi hawl gyfreithiol i gartref, yn ôl arolwg newydd gan CIH Cymru. Darllenwch ragor am safbwyntiau'r cyhoedd ynglŷn â thai.

02 Dec 2020 | Building new homes

Poll highlighting stigma towards social housing reveals deep-seated issues for delivery of future homes

A recent poll of 507 adults commissioned by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) in partnership with Professor Roger Awan-Scully of Cardiff University.

01 Dec 2020 | Building new homes

90 percent of Scots want Government to guarantee housing for all

New research from CIH Scotland explores public attitudes to social housing in Scotland.

26 Nov 2020 | Homelessness

Community-led approaches to tackling empty homes must be used to full potential

Research delivered through Tyfu Tai Cymru calls for more to be done to reduce the barriers to community-led approaches to addressing empty homes becoming more common-place.

25 Nov 2020 | About CIH | Building new homes | Homelessness

CIH responds to UK Spending Review 2020

Our thoughts in response to the UK Spending Review announced on 25 November 2020.

19 Nov 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability | Homelessness

CIH Scotland, Shelter Scotland and SFHA make joint call for an increase in funding to build 53,000 social and affordable homes

In a joint response to the draft Infrastructure Investment Plan CIH Scotland, Shelter Scotland and SFHA have called for the Scottish Government to increase affordable housing supply levels.

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