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First-time buyer growth continued in Wales in the first quarter of 2017 but home mover borrowing declined according to the latest figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

 
 
 

The social housing sector is facing its biggest challenges ever on the back of welfare reform and the UK’s generic housing crisis.

 
 
 

A consultation on the Regulatory Reform of Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) in Wales has been launched by Communities and Children Secretary Carl Sargeant in a bid to restore

 
 
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Town hall chiefs are calling on all political parties to allow councils to resume their historic role as major builders of affordable housing, in a 10-point plan issued by the Local Government Association (LGA).

 
 
 

Almost 5,000 properties have been purchased using a Welsh Government Help to Buy-Wales shared equity loan since the launch of the scheme in 2014.

 
 
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Town halls have spent millions buying back homes sold off under Right to Buy as they battle housing shortages, according to new research.

 
 
 

The Welsh Government has awarded £149,530 to the Wales Co-operative Centre to support the Co-operative Housing in Wales project.

 
 
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Crisis has spoken out against the use of punitive antisocial behaviour powers to disperse and move on homeless rough sleepers.

 
 
 

Communities Secretary Carl Sargeant has announced a consultation on the reduction or abolition of commission fees on the sale of park homes.

 
 
 

Developer, Wates Residential, has started work on the first 192 homes that form part of a flagship council development programme in Cardiff.

 

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