12 Aug 2020 | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland responds to Scottish Housing Regulator consultation on COVID-19

CIH Scotland has responded to the Scottish Housing Regulator’s consultation on proposals to adjust their regulatory approach in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

10 Aug 2020 | Building new homes

CIH Scotland responds to Finance and Constitution Committee pre-budget scrutiny

This submission highlights the vital contribution that the housing sector can make towards building back better after the pandemic and the steps needed to stop a spike in evictions.

06 Aug 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Regulation and legal

CIH responds to Planning for the future

Housing Secretary, Robert Jenrick has announced an overhaul of our country’s current planning system and a reformation of the way we build moving forward.

30 Jul 2020 | Homelessness

CIH and NHF highlight more support needed for rough sleepers as we emerge from COVID-19

In a joint letter to Luke Hall MP, the Chartered Institute of Housing and National Housing Federation express concern helping rough sleepers to obtain longer-term housing and support.

15 Jul 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Homelessness

Inequalities in accessing social housing in Wales revealed as fear Covid-19 could make this worse

This Tyfu Tai Cymru research reveals the inconsistencies in the approaches to allocating social housing, suggesting ways to improve the process for everyone involved.

08 Jul 2020 | About CIH | Regulation and legal

CIH responds to Chancellor's summer economic update

Our response to Chancellor of the Exchequer's summer statement in the Commons on UK economic recovery from the pandemic.

04 Jul 2020 | Building new homes

Number of new homes built fell as COVID-19 hit

The number of new homes being started in Northern Ireland fell in March as the impact of COVID-19 began.

03 Jul 2020 | About CIH

All 2020 CIH events to become virtual summits – statement from CIH chief executive, Gavin Smart

the top priority for CIH will always be the safety and wellbeing of our members, customers, and colleagues.

01 Jul 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Health | Regulation and legal

Poor housing causing health problems for nearly a third of brits during lockdown

The ‘Homes at the Heart’ campaign is urging government to put funding for new and existing social homes at the heart of the country’s recovery from coronavirus.

09 Jun 2020 | Building new homes

Delivering 53,000 affordable homes will kick-start Scotland’s economic recovery

New report released into housing need in Scotland between 2021–2026.

01 Jun 2020 | Affordability and benefits | Health | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland calls on government and landlords to act now to avoid a post-COVID spike in evictions

The Chartered Institute of Housing Scotland publishes proposals aimed at avoiding a potentially disastrous spike in evictions once the current coronavirus protections end.

31 May 2020

CIH Cymru calls on government and landlords to act now to avoid a post-Covid spike in evictions

CIH Cymru outline the urgent steps needed to support tenants and landlords across Wales during the Covid-19 pandemic.

28 May 2020 | About CIH | Health

Housing providers & refuges: Tackling move-on together during COVID-19

CIH has been working with DAHA, Women’s Aid and the National Housing Federation to bring the housing sector and refuges together, so survivors can find safe and secure homes.

23 Apr 2020

New guidance for private landlords and letting agents

CIH Scotland, Homes for Good and the Scottish Association of Landlords have published guidance for the private rented sector on how to support tenants during the coronavirus outbreak.

16 Apr 2020 | About CIH

CIH response to the COVID-19 pandemic - building a sustainable future

This outbreak and the associated social and economic shut-down have hit every sector hard. CIH has been no exception to that, as chief executive Gavin Smart explains.

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