Landlord jailed over tax evasion

A Hampshire property landlord, who failed to declare Capital Gains Tax from the sale of properties evading £157,725, has been jailed for two years and three months. Richard Fuller, 53, was arrested at Gatwick Airport in October 2014 after a... View Article

LGA responds to crisis analysis on rough sleeping

Responding to new analysis by Crisis forecasting a rise in rough sleeping over the next three years, Cllr Judith Blake, Housing spokesperson at the Local Government Association, said: “Councils want to end homelessness. As we have warned, councils are housing... View Article

Learning from the Grenfell Tower tragedy

The tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire highlighted the deep issues faced by social housing in the UK and sparked an outcry of discussion. In particular, the causes of the fire have spurred intense debate, as it was revealed by... View Article

Notting Hill and Genesis to merge

Notting Hill Housing and Genesis Housing Association are set to merge after the boards of both organisations reached an agreement on Wednesday (19 July). The new landlord, Notting Hill Genesis, will serve a total of 170,000 residents and be the largest... View Article

H&F Council announces £20million Fire Safety Plus package

Sprinklers in high-rise blocks free replacements for faulty appliances safety checks for every home restoring concierge staff higher-standard fire assessments – these are all part of a £20million package of Fire Safety Plus measures being launched by Hammersmith & Fulham... View Article

The future of wood

The UK’s largest independent timber and panel products distributor James Latham, now offers the next generation of timber and panel products through all nine of its nationwide panel depots with both Accoya® and Medite®Tricoya® Extreme. Accoya® Sourced from fast growing... View Article