Housing

Homeless people are being ‘disproportionately criminalised’ by anti-social behaviour laws
Rough sleeping

Homeless people are being ‘disproportionately criminalised’ by anti-social behaviour laws

Academics have called for a change in policing culture and better training for officers to stop Public Spaces Protection Orders being misused against rough sleepers

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply
Homelessness

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply

The number of ‘no-fault evictions’ also doubled following the end of the Covid eviction ban, new annual statistics show

Will a stamp duty cut fix the housing crisis?
Stamp Duty

Will a stamp duty cut fix the housing crisis?

Liz Truss’s reported plan to slash stamp duty comes as house prices hit record highs but homeowners are feeling the squeeze of rising interest rates

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people
homelessness

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people

Eviction ban needed to prevent rough sleeping ‘catastrophe’, government told
Homelessness

Eviction ban needed to prevent rough sleeping ‘catastrophe’, government told

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5 ways anti-homeless architecture is used to exclude people from public spaces
Homelessness

5 ways anti-homeless architecture is used to exclude people from public spaces

Buying a home in the UK is more expensive than ever. When will house prices go down?
House Prices

Buying a home in the UK is more expensive than ever. When will house prices go down?

Fears homeless people will be moved out of Westminster ahead of the Queen’s funeral
Queen Elizabeth

Fears homeless people will be moved out of Westminster ahead of the Queen’s funeral

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for decades. Will they keep going up?
Renting

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for decades. Will they keep going up?

Rough sleeping minister Eddie Hughes quits just days after publication of rough sleeping strategy
rough sleeping

Rough sleeping minister Eddie Hughes quits just days after publication of rough sleeping strategy

6 things we learned from the government’s new rough sleeping strategy
Rough sleeping

6 things we learned from the government’s new rough sleeping strategy

Scotland introduces rent freeze and eviction ban to protect tenants from cost of living crisis
Renting

Scotland introduces rent freeze and eviction ban to protect tenants from cost of living crisis

Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London
Homelessness

Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London

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Calls for social housing rent strike after government rejects freeze
Social housing

Calls for social housing rent strike after government rejects freeze

Housing activists launch campaign calling for Airbnb regulation
Airbnb

Housing activists launch campaign calling for Airbnb regulation

The homeowners offering homeless people a place to stay
homelessness

The homeowners offering homeless people a place to stay

Campaigners hold fake award ceremony outside landlord’s office over £200-a-month rent hike
RENTING

Campaigners hold fake award ceremony outside landlord’s office over £200-a-month rent hike

90% of rented homes in England unaffordable for people on housing benefit
RENTING

90% of rented homes in England unaffordable for people on housing benefit

Homeless outreach group offers sleeping bags to those in need after huge donation
Homelessness

Homeless outreach group offers sleeping bags to those in need after huge donation

New PM must prevent soaring homelessness from becoming Tories’ ‘tragic legacy’
HOMELESSNESS

New PM must prevent soaring homelessness from becoming Tories’ ‘tragic legacy’

Government told to double payments for Ukraine refugee hosts amid homelessness warning
UKRAINE

Government told to double payments for Ukraine refugee hosts amid homelessness warning

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The number of children living in temporary accommodation in Scotland surges by almost a fifth
Homelessness

The number of children living in temporary accommodation in Scotland surges by almost a fifth

What is Housing First and how can it solve homelessness in the UK?
Housing

What is Housing First and how can it solve homelessness in the UK?

Number of tenants being evicted by landlords for rent arrears is highest since records began
Renting

Number of tenants being evicted by landlords for rent arrears is highest since records began

Over 1,300 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England
Housing

Over 1,300 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England

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