Tag Archives: Housing

Building Great Homes and Thriving Communities

NIFHA Chief Executive Cameron Watt outlines the vital role of housing associations and opportunities for the sector to deliver much more through current reforms. In spite of a sluggish economic recovery, the...

Northern Ireland housing policy: the backdrop

agendaNi examines the current approach to housing policy in Northern Ireland, including a merging of housing and regeneration policies and an increased emphasis on energy efficiency. The Department for Social Development has,...

Funding housing from Europe

THFC’s Piers Williamson wants housing associations to fully explore the opportunities for EU funding. Peter Cheney reports. As Chief Executive of The Housing Finance Corporation (THFC), Piers Williamson is keen to encourage...

Funding housing from Europe

THFC’s Piers Williamson wants housing associations to fully explore the opportunities for EU funding. Peter Cheney reports. As Chief Executive of The Housing Finance Corporation (THFC), Piers Williamson is keen to encourage...

Leading the way in regeneration

Communities in inner city Belfast are becoming safer places to live with higher quality homes thanks to Fold Housing Association’s investment. Fold Housing Association has made significant steps forward in the regeneration...

Promoting financial inclusion for tenants

Almost half of social tenants worry about their finances. Clanmil’s Money Advice service is helping people to take control of their personal budget. Consumer Council research in November 2014 shows that social...

Forging ahead with new homes

With growing numbers of people in need of housing, the Clanmil Housing Group has embarked on an ambitious development programme to deliver a further 2,000 much needed homes across Northern Ireland. In...

A journey to excellence

The Housing Executive is moving on from a testing time and refocusing on how to serve its customers. Chief Executive Mags Lightbody discusses its reform journey with Owen McQuade. One year on...