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Hounslow Council has approved plans for a Build-to-Rent scheme on the site of the Morrisons supermarket on Brentford High Street, west London.

 
 
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You’ll never fix the broken market without social housing

The Government’s much-anticipated repair-plan for Britain’s broken housing market is missing a critical part of the fix. It begs the question, do ministers really want to solve the crisis – or just contain it to manageable limits? By Mark Cantrell

 
 
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University cities in northern England dominate the rankings of profitable areas for buy-to-let investors in the UK, according StudentTenant.com

 
 
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Campaign Group Generation Rent has urged private sector tenants to make sure their voices are heard, after the Government opened its consultation today on proposals to ban lettings agents from charging them fees.

 
 
 

Planning permission has been granted for an 11-storey mixed use scheme in Watford.

 

 
 
 

Unity Homes and Enterprise has completed a £1.2 million affordable housing scheme in Hunslet in partnership with the Homes and Communities Agency and Leeds City Council.

 
 
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Housebuilder Crest Nicholson has welcomed today's launch of the Apprenticeship Levy and says it is confident that a greater emphasis on apprenticeships will help address the construction industry’s skills shortage and help "safeguard" the future of the sector.

 
 
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Renting is set to become less affordable for tenants in the private sector, while landlords will be less likely to invest in homes to rent, because of tax changes that come into effect today, the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) has warned.

 
 
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City region institutions can have a critical role to play in helping to tackle poverty, but only if they apply devolved housing and planning powers to support the housing needs of low-income households, new research argues.

 
 
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Three North East housing providers have come together to create a new regional organisation known as Karbon Homes.

 

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