19 May 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Tenants and residents

Response to the government’s announcement about personal emergency evacuation plans in high-rise residential buildings

It is disappointing that almost five years after Grenfell, we still have no additional requirements in place to ensure that residents with disabilities can safely evacuate in the event of a fire.

16 May 2022 | About CIH

Housing professionals come together for CIH Scotland’s Housing Festival

CIH Scotland’s Housing Festival takes place from 19 to 20 May at the SEC in Glasgow and will bring together around 600 housing professionals, speakers and exhibitors.

10 May 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Building safety and housing management | Climate and sustainability | Homelessness | Planning | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

CIH reaction to the 2022 Queen's Speech

CIH welcomes social housing regulation in the 2022 Queen’s Speech but is disappointed not to see further action on the cost of living

09 May 2022 | About CIH | Health

CIH pay tribute to Steve Douglas

CIH are deeply saddened to hear about the sudden passing of Steve Douglas. St Mungo’s CEO died suddenly at his home on Sunday morning, aged 57.

03 May 2022 | Building new homes | Building safety and housing management | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

What are the NI parties saying about housing?

On 5th May, Northern Ireland goes to the polls to decide the make up of the next NI Assembly and Executive. Each party has published a manifesto ahead of polling day.

03 May 2022 | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

CIH responds to Government plans to revive Right to Buy for housing association tenants

Whilst CIH is supportive of measures to help people into home ownership, extending the Right to Buy to housing associations is not the right policy to achieve this.

28 Apr 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

CIH responds to Building Safety Act

"Critically, this legislation does not completely protect leaseholders from having to pay to address building safety defects for which they bear no responsibility."

27 Apr 2022 | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability

Tenant expertise should be at forefront of green skills challenge

A new sector insight report from CIH Cymru and Aico shines a light on the green skills challenge.

27 Apr 2022 | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability

Dylai arbenigedd tenantiaid fod ar flaen y gad o ran her sgiliau gwyrdd

Mae adroddiad newydd gan CIH Cymru ac Aico yn taflu goleuni ar yr her sgiliau gwyrdd.

26 Apr 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building safety and housing management | Homelessness | Tenants and residents

Impact of pandemic piles pressure on frontline housing staff

A report for Housing Futures Cymru draws together insight from frontlines housing professionals working across Wales.

26 Apr 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building safety and housing management | Homelessness | Tenants and residents

Effaith pandemig yn pentyrru pwysau ar staff tai rheng flaen

Mae adroddiad ar gyfer Dyfodol Tai Cymru yn dwyn ynghyd ddealltwriaeth o weithwyr proffesiynol ym maes tai rheng flaen sy'n gweithio ledled Cymru.

13 Apr 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Building safety and housing management | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

CIH Scotland sets out its recommendations for the ‘rented sector’

CIH Scotland has responded to the of the Scottish Government consultation on the rented sector setting out recommendations on where changes should be made to improve housing outcomes for all tenants.

07 Apr 2022 | Climate and sustainability

CIH responds to Energy Security Strategy

This Energy Security Strategy is a missed opportunity to invest in a critically needed programme of energy efficiency measures in our existing homes.

31 Mar 2022 | Building new homes | Climate and sustainability | Planning

CIH Scotland welcomes National Planning Framework 4 while calling for more Government leadership on delivery

CIH Scotland has published its response to the Scottish Government consultation on the draft National Planning Framework 4.

30 Mar 2022 | Homelessness | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland raises concerns about limitations of Prevention Duty to stop homelessness

CIH Scotland has responded to the consultation on te introduction of a legal duty to prevent homelessness.

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