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A Newport landlord has become the first to be prosecuted for failing to comply with the Welsh government’s Rent Smart Wales licensing scheme.


Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Children Carl Sargeant pledged to tackle rough sleeping when he addressed a conference to mark the 50th anniversary of homelessness charity


The Welsh Government has published the results of a formal consultation into the commission rate on park homes.


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


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.


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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