Just Housing Group Feature in NHMF’s Bulletin 2017

We are looking forward to the upcoming CIH Housing Event this week and we are delighted to have featured in NHMF Bulletin 2017. The feature discusses JHG’s practical application of Behavioural Insights, and the success of implementing such innovative practices in order to improve performance and reduce costs for social housing providers. Check out the feature …

The Real Costs of Evictions – What Are They?

Evicting tenants is certainly not an easy job – but can anyone really answer this: what are the associated costs in carrying out these often long and difficult actions? Anna O’Halloran, MD at Just Housing Group has been unearthing and spotlighting the fact that there is currently no evidence available in the social housing sector …

Visiting CIH Repairs Conference? Don’t Miss Out on JHG’s Masterclass Session

On 24th May, our Managing Director Anna O’Halloran will be running a masterclass session titled ‘A nudge in the right direction’ at the latest CIH Repairs Conference. Held at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, the sold-out event is considered as one of the UK’s best conference for housing professionals focusing on repairs and maintenance in the …

Should HA’s be Included in Proposed Plans for New Energy Scheme?

A recent article in Inside Housing highlights the National Housing Federation is urging the Government to consider social landlords to be included in the plans for the new energy scheme that is set to replace Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme. Ending in 2017, the ECO scheme was designed to help reduce the UK’s carbon emissions, …

The Harsh Reality of Our Housing Shortage

Saving up to buy a house? You had better make the jump very quickly. The housing shortage in the UK is so bad in the current climate that it has been estimated that property prices are expected to rocket for at least 5 more years. The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) have predicted that …

Commentary Piece: Autumn Statement

The sector has reacted this week with a mixed response to George Osborne’s Autumn Statement announcement. Despite welcomed rises – with the housing budget being doubled to £2bn and a pledge to build 400,000 new homes by 2020-21 – it is clear to see that this is not enough. The plans unveiled suggest that up …

Keith Simpson Speaking at Homes 2015

Just Housing Group’s, Business Development Director, Keith Simpson will be taking to the stage at Homes 2015 to present at 2 speaker sessions over the course of both days. During the first session – Maximising the benefits of DLOs – Keith has been invited to present his view on whether DLOs provide value for money, …

New Plans to Scrap Affordable Homes Quotas

This week David Cameron has announced plans to scrap affordable homes quotas. In a speech held at the Conservative’s annual conference in Manchester, Mr Cameron declared there will be a major boost to affordable home ownership. The plan is to drive a fundamental shift in housing tenure from a generation of people renting to a …