Kent Housing Group is currently asking members and partner organisations to share feedback on draft action plans that will support and deliver against the ambitions of the emerging Kent and Medway Housing Strategy. If you would like to comment/feedback on the draft action plans please contact the Partnership Manager Rebecca Smith. The deadline for all […]
On Wednesday 9th January Local Authorities across the Country will have received details of their allocation of the £55 million Disabled Facilities Grant for 2018/19, as announced in the Autumn Budget. This was additional funding to the original allocation via the Better Care Fund.
Canterbury City Council is currently consulting on its draft Temporary Accommodation Policy. The policy sets out the council’s approach to placing households in temporary accommodation. It covers interim placements while the council investigates someone’s homelessness application as well as longer term temporary accommodation for households accepted as homeless. They are keen to hear the views of their […]
Homes England Strategic Plan 2018 – 2023, their plan for how they’ll help more people in England to access better homes in the right places.
On 30th October 2018 Homes England Strategic Plan 2018 – 2023 This new plan sets out the new Homes England ambition, taken from the Foreward ‘This five-year strategic plan sets out our ambitious new mission and the steps we will take with industry to respond to the long-term housing challenges facing this country. We plan to […]
MHCLG have today published the latest data tables on housing supply (Net Additional Dwellings), please use the following link to view the data https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/live-tables-on-net-supply-of-housing
Thanet Council has most recently reviewed the above document and they would welcome your views on the policy and proposed additions. This is a six week consultation running from Friday 9 November until Friday 21 December 2018. This link will take you straight to the web page where you can view the document and answer […]
The final Help to Buy Home Show is taking place in Maidstone on Saturday 10th November, more details are available using the following link Help to Buy Show Information 10th November Please share with colleagues as appropriate.
Kent Housing Group are hosting four half day workshop sessions in November to assist with the refresh of the Kent and Medway Housing Strategy, set over two days, 9th and 13th November, if you are a member of KHG or have worked with us or have a vested interest in the strategic county housing strategy […]
Key headline facts about the launch of the Private Rented Sector Access Fund, announced today , World Homelessness Day, Housing Day and World Mental Day by Communities Secretary, Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP: £20 million fund launched on World Homeless Day to help those people facing homelessness into safe and secure homes Funding aims to […]