One million homes are expected to be empty in the UK this year, despite 1.8 million Britons being on the waiting list for social housing. In 2015, there were more empty properties in the north-west of England than anywhere else in the country, with 129,073 houses lying vacant, saysRead More →

It is D-Day for Home Information Packs (HIPs) as they finally become law today, although many concerns still persist over their introduction. Fears remain that there is still a shortage of inspectors, particularly of energy assessors, which delayed the original May start date. Local authorities say they will faceRead More →