Council Housing

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

Katie Perrior: 'I despair' at Labour MP's plan to nationalise housing

Katie Perrior: 'I despair' at Labour MP's plan to nationalise housing

Katie Perrior: 'I despair' at Labour MP's plan to nationalise housing

Mike Graham's co-host Katie Perrior has criticised Labour MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle's comments that Labour should buy back housing sold under the Right to Buy scheme

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils get funds for social housing

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils receive funds to build more social housing

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils get funds for social housing

The Right to Buy scheme, which allows social housing tenants to buy their house at a discounted rate, has been shown to be selling houses at a faster rate than they're being built

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell council 'wants to reorganise TMO and effectively talk to residents'

Deputy leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council Kim Taylor-Smith says the council wants to take back control of the Tenant Management Organisation

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

New Kensington and Chelsea council chief admits she hasn't visited council tower blocks before -  done but needs storify

Grenfell Tower: New council chief Elizabeth Campbell criticised for admitting she hasn't visited tower block

New Grenfell Tower council chief criticised for tower block admission

Elizabeth Campbell says she is going to visit Grenfell Tower and promises to build more council housing

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Privatisation has left the public unable to influence their own living standards', says Ken Livingstone

Grenfell Tower: Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Thatcher-era privatisation has left the public helpless, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone tells Sam Delaney that the Mayor of London needs more power to oversee housing

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Property expert says he'll run down Oxford street naked if Jeremy Corbyn builds new social housing

Property expert says he'll run down Oxford Street naked if Jeremy Corbyn hits social housing target

Property guru vows to run down street naked if Corbyn hits housing target

Property expert Luke Doonan tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that greed is the reason that Governments haven't built good social housing

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

'We need to speak to local communities to help different cultures integrate in Britain', says MP Khalid Mahmood

Muslim Policy Exchange report: 'We must help different cultures integrate in Britain', says MP Khalid Mahmood

'We need to speak to local communities to help different cultures integrate'

A survey which included more than 3,000 Muslims has shown that they broadly share the views of the wider population and want to 'fully integrate'

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Family of 10 who turned down a five bedroom council house are 'outrageous', says property expert

French family who turned down five-bed council house branded 'outrageous' by TV property expert Luke Doonan

French family branded 'outrageous' for turning down five-bed council house

The family of 10 people are asking for at least six double bedrooms and say their current three-bed house is terrible