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Cold feet: why housing association merger talks break down

Merger activity within the social housing sector has stepped up significantly over recent years and…
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Jenrick hails deal with lenders to end EWS1 forms for blocks under 18 metres

News21 Jul 2021by James WilmoreHousing Secretary Robert Jenrick has said he has struck an agreement with…
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Accent returns to surplus as COVID-19 pandemic cuts maintenance bill

News20 Jul 2021by James WilmoreYorkshire-based housing association Accent is back in the black after its annual…
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3 Reasons Why Recruiters Should Invest in Marketing Automation

When the world is extremely busy online, ensuring that a carefully crafted piece of email…
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Liverpool-based provider found non-compliant after ‘serious breakdown’ in governance

News19 Jul 2021by James WilmoreA Liverpool-based housing association has been found non-compliant after the regulator found…
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Eight board members unveiled to oversee sector’s ESG reporting standard

News16 Jul 2021by James WilmoreOptivo’s finance boss, a Lloyds banking executive, and an L&Q resident are…
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Flagship makes bond debut with 40-year £250m sustainability issuance at gilts +95bps

News16 Jul 2021by Sarah WilliamsFlagship Group has issued the sector’s longest-dated sustainability bond to date –…
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Two small HAs borrow £16m through THFC bond

News16 Jul 2021by James WilmoreTwo small housing associations have borrowed a total of £16m as part…
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Two London providers retain strong S&P credit ratings amid pandemic

News15 Jul 2021by James WilmoreTwo London-based social housing providers have had their strong credit ratings affirmed…