At present, we have a huge crisis in many of our housing markets, but we want a housing system that works for everyone.
This means influencing government policy, making sure that our ideas for change are heard and taken up.
To do this, we:
In England, our landmark report set out our vision for the future of social housing
In Wales, our five-year project aims to provide evidence and analysis to inform better policy
Our latest report considers the role and purpose of social housing in today’s Northern Ireland
If you are a CIH member, sign up to join our opinion panel to take part in regular, short surveys to inform our work
Housing policy is not the same throughout the UK, as governments in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland can make their own policy decisions independently from Westminster.
Our specific priorities are slightly different depending on where you are, but we strive to ensure that these three things happen:
Our work covers a wide range of housing issues including: