ForHousing has become the first social landlord in the country to upgrade all its high-rise homes to full fibre broadband, thanks to a partnership with the digital network business Openreach.
John Sandford replaces Frances Street as chair of the Northern indepedent living specialists, while Sue Lock has been named vice-chair.
The government should ‘level up’ the Treasury’s Green Book to redirect housing investment to the North and support the national COVID-19 recovery, Homes for the North has said in a new report.
The construction specialists Willmott Dixon have completed two new social housing developments in Leeds on behalf of Leeds City Council.
Thirteen has improved its facilities management services thanks to mobile workforce management technology from Leeds-based company BigChange.
The residential scheme on the former grounds of Ayton School in Washington will provide over £300,000 towards local community initiatives.
Northern Housing’s latest virtual roundtable saw a wide-ranging discussion about housing post-COVID-19, MMC, and the net zero agenda.
COVID-19 is set to affect the housing sector for the foreseeable future. Tracy Harrison, the chief executive of the Northern Housing Consortium, thinks the crisis could well spur us to do better.