Cruden shed out for storage

Thanks to a generous donation from Wulvern’s construction partner Cruden, green fingered residents at Mountbatten Court, Crewe now have a new home in which to safely store their gardening tools, materials and furniture. Sheltered Housing Co-ordinator Gill Atherton explains: “We... View Article

Everyone’s a winner in empty property scheme

Homeowners are being urged to join an innovative scheme designed to bring empty properties back into use, tackle anti-social behaviour, raise property prices and provide income for residents. Enfield Council’s Empty Property Scheme targets homes which are vacant or in... View Article

CML welcomes stamp duty reform

The Council of Mortgage Lenders welcomes today’s announcement by the Chancellor in the Autumn Statement of the reform of stamp duty land tax away from the current slab structure to a marginal system. The CML has long argued for such... View Article

BPF welcomes comprehensive CMA report

The British Property Federation (BPF) has today welcomed the latest report from The Competition and Markets Authority study on the provision of Residential Property Management Services. The report identifies that the majority of leaseholders have a positive relationship with their... View Article

Infrastructure announcement boosts housing, says FMB

Announcements made by the Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander MP today as part of the publication of the National Infrastructure Plan place housing at the heart of the Government’s long term plan and shows a welcome emphasis on... View Article

City West to build new homes in Salford

Planning permission has been secured for a development of 80 new affordable homes on a former industrial site in Salford. Mulbury Homes is delivering the scheme in Clifford Street, Eccles, for social landlord City West Housing Trust, who is making... View Article

Excelsior’s top achievers on The Rise

High flying students from the west end of Newcastle had the chance to see what all of their hard work could achieve through a visit to a new housing scheme. The aim of the trip – by young people from... View Article

Wulvern scoops Housing Association of the Year Award

Crewe based affordable housing provider, Wulvern is delighted to have clinched a bronze award in the Housing Association of the Year category of the prestigious 2014 WhatHouse? Awards. The 33rd WhatHouse? Awards was the biggest-ever in its history with actor... View Article

New life injected into aging retirement development

The GGF is fully supportive of the recently launched Health and Safety Executive (HSE) campaign to help tradespeople work more safely with asbestos and protect themselves from danger. The HSE estimates that 1.3 million tradespeople are potentially at risk of... View Article