Housing

Cladding firms could be banned from the UK if they don’t pay to fix building safety crisis
Housing

Cladding firms could be banned from the UK if they don’t pay to fix building safety crisis

The housing secretary continued his hardline approach to force firms caught up in the cladding scandal to pay £4bn to fix homes.

Under-fire Clarion Housing Association boss is ‘ashamed’ at state of social homes
Social Housing

Under-fire Clarion Housing Association boss is ‘ashamed’ at state of social homes

Clarion chief executive Clare Miller said the housing association is “determined to put right” problems with its social homes as MPs quiz housing bosses over quality and safety.

The Vagrancy Act: What is it and why is it facing calls to be scrapped?
Housing

The Vagrancy Act: What is it and why is it facing calls to be scrapped?

MPs and charities are urging the Government to repeal the almost 200-year-old law. The Big Issue explains how the Vagrancy Act continues to threaten rough sleepers

Peers vote to scrap the Vagrancy Act in controversial government bill
Vagrancy Act

Peers vote to scrap the Vagrancy Act in controversial government bill

What should you do if you receive an eviction notice?
Evictions

What should you do if you receive an eviction notice?

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‘When Covid started I saw hell’: Temporary accommodation is ‘violating children’s human rights’
Temporary Accommodation

‘When Covid started I saw hell’: Temporary accommodation is ‘violating children’s human rights’

Second homes tax loophole to close as Airbnbs surge in staycation hotspots
Housing

Second homes tax loophole to close as Airbnbs surge in staycation hotspots

The pioneering university project helping homeless people get degrees
Homelessness

The pioneering university project helping homeless people get degrees

Social housing tenant hospitalised after ceiling collapses on her head
Social housing

Social housing tenant hospitalised after ceiling collapses on her head

Landlords want to rebrand as ‘small housing providers’ because they feel ‘vilified’
Housing

Landlords want to rebrand as ‘small housing providers’ because they feel ‘vilified’

Changemakers 2022: Housing and homelessness
Changemakers 2022

Changemakers 2022: Housing and homelessness

Michael Gove gives developers ‘final chance’ to pay £4bn to fix cladding crisis
Cladding

Michael Gove gives developers ‘final chance’ to pay £4bn to fix cladding crisis

Building the targeted 300,000 homes a year ‘may not be enough to end housing crisis’
Housing

Building the targeted 300,000 homes a year ‘may not be enough to end housing crisis’

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Housing First: What can Finland teach us about tackling homelessness?
Homelessness

Housing First: What can Finland teach us about tackling homelessness?

Homelessness facts and statistics: The numbers you need to know
Housing

Homelessness facts and statistics: The numbers you need to know

How many people are homeless in the UK? And what can you do about it?
Housing

How many people are homeless in the UK? And what can you do about it?

Premier League clubs and players are raising awareness of homelessness despite league bosses’ snub
Football

Premier League clubs and players are raising awareness of homelessness despite league bosses’ snub

Almost 230,000 households are experiencing homelessness this Christmas
Homelessness

Almost 230,000 households are experiencing homelessness this Christmas

Government’s new £300m fund will stop ‘avalanche of homelessness’
Homelessness

Government’s new £300m fund will stop ‘avalanche of homelessness’

When will people affected by homelessness get a Covid-19 vaccine?
Housing

When will people affected by homelessness get a Covid-19 vaccine?

Rough sleepers to be given accommodation and offered booster jabs
Omicron

Rough sleepers to be given accommodation and offered booster jabs

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Will your football team be wearing an away kit on Boxing Day to raise awareness of homelessness?
Homelessness

Will your football team be wearing an away kit on Boxing Day to raise awareness of homelessness?

Welsh government offers to buy flats caught up in cladding crisis
Cladding

Welsh government offers to buy flats caught up in cladding crisis

A fix for Brussels’ housing crisis and an eviction-battling Beirut project scoop World Habitat Awards
Housing

A fix for Brussels’ housing crisis and an eviction-battling Beirut project scoop World Habitat Awards

Mum and daughter to spend Christmas in hotel after waiting months for sewage leak to be fixed
Housing

Mum and daughter to spend Christmas in hotel after waiting months for sewage leak to be fixed

Grenfell campaigners step up calls for criminal charges
Grenfell

Grenfell campaigners step up calls for criminal charges

Find out how many people in your area faced eviction during Covid
Evictions

Find out how many people in your area faced eviction during Covid

The homelessness charity hoping to serve 200 Christmas dinners in a train station
Christmas

The homelessness charity hoping to serve 200 Christmas dinners in a train station

The Omicron variant could leave people out on the street this winter, charity warns
Homelessness

The Omicron variant could leave people out on the street this winter, charity warns

‘We’re starting to see the reality now’: Nearly 170,000 people are homeless in London
Homelessness

‘We’re starting to see the reality now’: Nearly 170,000 people are homeless in London

One no-fault eviction every 32 minutes this winter unless evictions ban returns
Renting

One no-fault eviction every 32 minutes this winter unless evictions ban returns

Grenfell, Lewis Hamilton and the Kingspan sponsorship row: What is it all about?
Grenfell

Grenfell, Lewis Hamilton and the Kingspan sponsorship row: What is it all about?

These before and after photos show the power of a haircut for people experiencing homelessness
Homelessness

These before and after photos show the power of a haircut for people experiencing homelessness