The latest from HQN — articles for April 2018

HQN Blog: Away from (just) the numbers – a new way of thinking about housing from Labour

Once upon a time there was a touching faith that building houses in and of itself was a good thing. Here’s what Alex Morton had to say about it all back in 2010.

“A large increase in the number and quality of new homes will limit future house prices, reduce private rent increases, and lead to shorter social housing waiting lists.”

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HQN Blog: Housing Craiglang

You can see why Channel 5 made Housing Yorkshire. It’s cheap. You don’t need stars or a script. Just sit back and wait for the tweets. And you can see why the association went for it. Yes, we now know a lot more about what their teams do. But as one of the smart officers said, there are two sides to a story. Others have done a much better job of looking at life through the eyes of tenants.

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