Chartered Institute of Housing

Type: Organization
Name: Chartered Institute of Housing
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PRS improvements require 'carrot as well as stick'

PRS improvements require 'carrot as well as stick' by Gary WhittakerThe government should offer the carrot as well as the stick in its attempts to improve the private rented sector (PRS), according to a new report.A study put together by the Chartered ... [Published Rentman - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Training future housing leaders Two Rivers Housing

A brand new two-year foundation degree course has been launched, designed by experts from housing associations and local authorities across Gloucestershire in conjunction with their local university.The course will attract those looking to further their ... [Published 24dash.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 5 reports

Landlord tax breaks could improve housing conditions, says charity

​Charity and think tank report says landlords need to be encouraged1st September 2014 by Graham MartinA charity has said that more tax breaks should be offered to landlords who sign up to a scheme to raise standards in the private rented housing sect ... [Published Third Force News - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

South West appointments round-up

A round-up of appointments from across the South West. This week: DTZ, Steele Raymond, Bruton Knowles, Michelmores, TLT and Francis Clark Financial Planning (FCFP).Property services company DTZ has made a spate of appointments across its operations in ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Planning for housing - what you need to know Chartered Institute of Housing

The planning system has been through some fundamental changes over the past three years. The National Planning Policy Framework, the Community Infrastructure Levy, the review of section 106 agreements, a new framework for local plans. All of these changes ... [Published 24dash.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 10 reports

Letting agents' fees should be scrapped to help private tenants, report says | Money

Letting agents should be barred from charging tenants fees in a bid to improve the private rented sector, the report says. Photograph: Alex Segre/Rex Letting agents should be banned from charging tenants fees to improve conditions in the private rented ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Generation Rent given grant aid by TDS charity

Lobbying organisation Generation Rent has picked up £2,500 from the new TDS Charitable Foundation – an offshoot of The Dispute Service.Generation Rent, which wants to see rent controls introduced together with a ban on letting agent fees, is one of the ... [Published Property Industry Eye - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Scottish regulator admits tension with government over rent

Scottish ministers and the social housing regulator could in future be at odds on the subject of rent levels, a senior regulatory figure acknowledged yesterday.Scottish regulator could be at odds with governmentSpeaking at a Chartered Institute of Housing ... [Published InsideHousing - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

TLT bolsters Social Housing team with partner appointment

TLT has appointed Kane Kirkbride as a partner in the firm’s Social Housing team. He will be based in the Bristol office.Kane KirkbrideKane joins from Bevan Brittan where he headed up the Housing Management team. He has extensive experience advising Registered ... [Published TLT Solicitors - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 4 reports

AECC expands conference and events team with new appointments

Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) has expanded its conference team with two new appointments. Jill Malcolmson joins as Conference and Events Manager, while Patrick Lynn takes on the role of Senior Events Executive.Malcolmson previously ... [Published Conference-News.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Nixon and Grundy join CIH board

The Aspire Group’s Will Nixon, and Robert Grundy of Savills have joined the governing board of the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).Nixon and Grundy were openly recruited based on their skills and experience and will take up their new roles immed ... [Published Housing Excellence - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

Interim executive director for Chartered Institute of Housing Scotland

Catherine Lowe, interim head of learning and development at CIH Scotland, will take up the temporary role at the end of August when Mr Ferguson steps down.Ms Lowe joined the CIH in April after spending three years as an independent housing consultant ... [Published InsideHousing - Aug 07 2014]

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RF deputy chief executive Vidhya Alakeson stated: "By introducing the principle of getting ‘something for something’ from this investment we could ensure that housing is improved and works better for both tenants and landlords."
...He said: "This a challenging work-based course that will give participants the opportunity to develop their talents as potential future leaders of the housing profession."
Jon Leedham, international director and business manager of DTZ’s Midlands and South West region, said: "Throughout the downturn, DTZ continued to invest in our people and offer career progression. As the market becomes more favourable we have adopted an ambitious growth agenda and I am delighted to announce the promotion of these future leaders of our business. "
"The cost of housing means that for many people, the private rented sector is the only option, but too many of them are having to put up with poor standards and insecurity."

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PRS improvements require 'carrot as well as stick' [Published Rentman - 1 hour ago]
Training future housing leaders Two Rivers Housing [Published 24dash.com - 9 hours ago]
Leaky ceilings and racist abuse: asylum housing... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - 22 hours ago]
Landlord tax breaks could improve housing condi... [Published Third Force News - Sep 01 2014]
New call for letting agent fees to be banned [Published Property Industry Eye - Sep 01 2014]
Private landlords 'should get tax breaks' [Published InsideHousing - Sep 01 2014]
South West appointments round-up [Published Insider Media Limited - Sep 01 2014]
Planning for housing - what you need to know Ch... [Published 24dash.com - Sep 01 2014]
Landlords need tax breaks, say housing groups [Published Hall Livesey Brown - Sep 01 2014]
Landlords need carrot & stick says CIH [Published PropertyHawk - Sep 01 2014]
Letting agents' fees should be scrapped to help... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 30 2014]
Tax breaks 'may lift rent standard' [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 30 2014]
Give good landlords tax breaks to make rental h... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 30 2014]
Letting agents' fees should be scrapped to help... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 30 2014]
A fair deal for tenants and landlords [Published Chartered Institute of Housing - Aug 30 2014]
Tax breaks 'may lift rent standard' [Published BT.com - Aug 30 2014]
Landlords need carrot as well as stick to impro... [Published Chartered Institute of Housing - Aug 30 2014]
Rogue landlords: What is it like to live in a s... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 30 2014]
Life in a rented wreck [Published BBC - Aug 30 2014]
Call for clampdown on 'rogue' landlords [Published itv.com - Aug 30 2014]
Rogue landlords 'must face crackdown' [Published BBC - Aug 30 2014]
Generation Rent given grant aid by TDS charity [Published Property Industry Eye - Aug 29 2014]
Flight to buy: why councils are buying, rather ... [Published InsideHousing - Aug 29 2014]
Scottish regulator admits tension with governme... [Published InsideHousing - Aug 29 2014]
TLT bolsters Social Housing team with partner a... [Published TLT Solicitors - Aug 28 2014]
SERCO : Asylum seekers are housed in slum condi... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
40 new garden cities needed to meet housing dem... [Published Policy Exchange - Aug 28 2014]
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing joins national sus... [Published 24dash.com - Aug 27 2014]
AECC expands conference and events team with ne... [Published Conference-News.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
AECC conference and events team expands [Published Exhibition News.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
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