Numerous of this blogs’ readers are watching for the top in the US housing market. This brought collectively housing associations with care providers in order to: share learning about current innovations and developments offer possibilities for practical and peer support achieve a deeper understanding and knowledge of how NHS and social care commissioning functions and raise the profile of the housing sector’s contribution to better overall health and care outcomes.
I have previously drawn attention to a case in Dorset some years ago exactly where a housing authority fell into this trap in relation to the processing of homelessness applications, resulting in the authority’s determination of the application becoming quashed by the court due to the fact its outsourced provider had in effect presented the authority with a cut-and-dried case, leaving the authority with no true discretion in the matter.
The thing that struck me was that when tenants had been asked about their long term housing plans, some 35% of participating tenants intend to remain inside the rental sector and 24% intended to acquire a residence in the future, with the proportion of respondents citing the unaffordability” of housing as the reason for renting privately growing from 69% to 74%.
The Economist argued that even if the government succeeds in spurring on house builders, costs may possibly continue to gallop upwards due to the fact (1) Britain is negative at placing houses where they are most needed” and (2) even if new developments are added in overheating parts of the country, this may fail to tame prices” due to the fact according to a recent LSE London report new development may possibly actually increase the value of housing in their instant surrounding regions.
HUD published a proposed rule, Narrowing the Digital Divide By means of Installation of Broadband Infrastructure in HUD-Funded New Building and Substantial Rehabilitation of Multifamily Rental Housing that would require owners and developers of HUD-funded multifamily housing to set up broadband infrastructure at the time of construction or if the home undergoes substantial rehabilitation.