Housing

The fight is on to ensure the Vagrancy Act stays dead
Layla Moran

The fight is on to ensure the Vagrancy Act stays dead

The Vagrancy Act was consigned to history earlier this year but Lib Dem MP Layla Moran warns the 200-year-old law could return to criminalise rough sleeping through the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill

80 years on from the Beveridge Report, this is Britain’s new safety net
Welfare state

80 years on from the Beveridge Report, this is Britain’s new safety net

The Beveridge Report preceded the creation of the welfare state, designed to support people from cradle to grave. Today, it’s no longer the state protecting the vulnerable

House prices will fall by 9% by 2024, OBR predicts
Autumn Statement

House prices will fall by 9% by 2024, OBR predicts

Reacting to Jeremy Hunt’s Autumn Statement, the OBR also said living standards will face the biggest drop since records began

Autumn Statement: What Jeremy Hunt needs to do to end rough sleeping for good
Homelessness

Autumn Statement: What Jeremy Hunt needs to do to end rough sleeping for good

The UK’s first 3D printed houses will go to homeless veterans
Remembrance

The UK’s first 3D printed houses will go to homeless veterans

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In pictures: Homeless families march on Downing Street to demand council homes
Housing

In pictures: Homeless families march on Downing Street to demand council homes

Soaring mortgage rates are just another cost clobbering victims of the cladding scandal
Cladding crisis

Soaring mortgage rates are just another cost clobbering victims of the cladding scandal

Kwajo Tweneboa wants his new documentary to make you angry about the housing crisis
Housing

Kwajo Tweneboa wants his new documentary to make you angry about the housing crisis

Housing campaigner Kwajo Tweneboa calls for action on UK’s biggest housing association after damning watchdog report
Social housing

Housing campaigner Kwajo Tweneboa calls for action on UK’s biggest housing association after damning watchdog report

Michael Gove takes left turn at the Conservative Party Conference
Politics

Michael Gove takes left turn at the Conservative Party Conference

How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get
Flooding

How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get

Here’s how to cool down at home when heatwaves hit
Heatwaves

Here’s how to cool down at home when heatwaves hit

Renters fear landlords will pass on biggest interest rates hike in 27 years
RENTING

Renters fear landlords will pass on biggest interest rates hike in 27 years

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Labour would allow communities to crack down on holiday lets and buy failed football clubs
Levelling Up

Labour would allow communities to crack down on holiday lets and buy failed football clubs

My life on the frontline of Britain’s housing crisis
Charmain Bynoe

My life on the frontline of Britain’s housing crisis

Michael Gove sacking is ‘another blow for the housing crisis’
Conservative Chaos

Michael Gove sacking is ‘another blow for the housing crisis’

There are almost no ministers left in Boris Johnson’s flagship ‘levelling up’ department
Conservative chaos

There are almost no ministers left in Boris Johnson’s flagship ‘levelling up’ department

We looked at the records of the Housing Ministers in office since 2010
Housing

We looked at the records of the Housing Ministers in office since 2010

Poorest households pay £250 extra each year on energy bills thanks to poor insulation
Housing

Poorest households pay £250 extra each year on energy bills thanks to poor insulation

Heatwaves are Britain’s new normal – and our homes can’t stand the heat
UK heatwave

Heatwaves are Britain’s new normal – and our homes can’t stand the heat

Can design solve homelessness, the climate crisis and racism?
BetterPod

Can design solve homelessness, the climate crisis and racism?

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Grenfell five years on: Key questions answered
Grenfell

Grenfell five years on: Key questions answered

In pictures: Grenfell Tower five years after the fire
Grenfell

In pictures: Grenfell Tower five years after the fire

New homes must produce 30% less carbon from next month – but experts fear scheme won’t work
Green homes

New homes must produce 30% less carbon from next month – but experts fear scheme won’t work

The government says it’s too expensive to give disabled people in fire risk blocks evacuation plans
Fire safety

The government says it’s too expensive to give disabled people in fire risk blocks evacuation plans