Applying ISO 55001 for Asset Management - The Magna Journey

Magna Housing is a community-based housing association owning and managing over 8,500 homes to let and around 350 shared ownership homes.


Heat Network (Metering and Billing) Regulations 2014 update June 2020

Complying with the Heat Network (Metering and Billing) Regulations 2014 – Q&A briefing


Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018

The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 (“the Homes Act”) applies to dwellings let wholly or mainly for human habitation (in both the social and private rented sectors)


Connecting energy efficiency and social sustainability – innovative approaches to housing and retrofitting in Freiburg, Germany

Since the 1990s, as one of the world’s leading examples of sustainable urban development, the German city of Freiburg has received numerous awards. It is home to new city districts like Vauban and Rieselfeld, both renowned for hosting a high quality of life.


Emerging Trends in Construction

In January 2020 I presented at the National Housing Maintenance Forum Conference on the theme of Emerging Trends in Construction. I wanted to focus on the undercurrents that I think will significantly affect social housing organisations as construction clients over the next few years.


Fire safety

This guide covers social landlords’ responsibilities for fire safety in residential premises, including individual homes, purpose-built blocks of flats and sheltered housing. It does not cover property protection or insurance requirements in the case of fire.


Net zero carbon and existing stock: Q&A briefing

With the UK committed to achieving a ‘net zero carbon’ economy by 2050, energy use in homes, particularly existing homes, must be substantially reduced so as not to contribute to Green House Gas (GHG) emissions


NHMF Proposed Incorporation to a CIO results

Thank you to everyone who voted on the proposed NHMF structure change to a CIO.


Covid-19: repairs and maintenance - Q&A briefing

(Article last updated on 21 May 2020) Q. What should landlords do about repairs and maintenance as the Government’s Covid-19 restrictions are eased?


NHMF Proposed Incorporation to a CIO

The NHMF Executive and Committee have reviewed the structure and its ongoing activities and have decided to pursue options for taking the NHMF from an unincorporated body to one that is incorporated.


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