Health of the social housing sector 2021

Health of the social housing sector

How have Brexit and the coronavirus pandemic impacted the social housing sector? To find out, we surveyed more than 100 social housing leaders for our 14th annual Health of the Sector report. 

The story they told us is a familiar one by now: after a shift to remote working, powered by the adoption of new digital technologies, their main priority for 2021 is getting the basics right. 

That means using traditional finance to develop and run affordable homes, and provide a strong value-for-money service to residents. Diversification, alternative forms of finance, new modes of construction – many will revisit these issues at a less challenging time. 

Read the articles below for the results of our latest social housing sector health check. 

Coronavirus in the social housing sector

How has coronavirus affected the social housing sector?

Find out how services for social housing residents and value for money initiatives have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

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How has Brexit impacted social housing organisations? 

With the transition period over and a UK/EU trade deal in the bag, we find out if the social housing sector is any clearer about Brexit.

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social housing and brexit

What is the social housing sector's view of government policy?

Policy plans and a new Code of Governance have been published. So how do social housing leaders feel about the regulatory landscape?
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What is the social housing sector’s view of government policy?
What governance challenges are social housing leaders facing in 2021?

What governance challenges are social housing leaders facing in 2021?

See what social housing boards have got planned for staff salaries, pensions contributions, rent increases, and more.

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How are social housing organisations adapting to change in 2021?

How is the social housing sector embracing new technologies, methods of construction, and environmental concerns?
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How are social housing organisations adapting to change in 2021?
What social housing plans are coming up in 2021 and how will they be funded?

What social housings plans are coming up in 2021 and how will they be funded?

We reveal plans for social housing development programmes in 2021, and how organisations expect to fund them.

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