Financial Consultancy Offering at Just Housing Group

Just Housing Group has recently introduced a new financial services business stream to further complement our existing services and bolster our already extensive consultancy offering. With this, we have seen the appointment of Simon Smith, a well-recognised associate that will now lead the new division having already provided consultancy services to over 120 local authorities. …

Green Bonds – Are they the future?

For those who know me, they’ll know that I’ve spent the last two years working to develop an innovative green bond proposition designed to help local authorities and social housing providers respond to current financial and service pressures by offering a new generation of funding for green retrofit and new housing. So I read with …

Should the Government return £6bn to Councils?

Last week saw the publishing of the Welfare Reform and Work Bill setting out plans to force social landlords to lower their rents by 1% over four years.  In effect wiping out self-financing for council housing agreed three years ago and effectively meaning that by 2020/2021 councils could lose £2.4bn in revenue and a further …