Newsletter Dec 2015

  Housing Bill “The government’s new Housing and Planning Bill marks the start of a national crusade to transform generation rent into generation buy, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis announced today (13 October 2015). The minister said today’s publication sent a clear signal that the government would keep the country building while giving hard-working families every opportunity to … Read more

Newsletter Nov 2015

  All Residents of Ekarro Housing Co-op   Dear Residents 1          Rent Arrears Day Due to the increasing rent arrears within the Co-op, the Management Committee has asked that the staff and I concentrate on managing and recovering the arrears within the Co-op. Therefore, it has been decided that we will have an office closure … Read more

Newsletter Oct 2015

All Residents of Ekarro Housing Co-op Dear Residents 1          Welfare Benefits Reforms The Government passed several pieces of legislation under the welfare reforms: which may affect you personally. Therefore, its key to you have an understanding of what is planned and what has already occurred. Things like: housing benefits bedroom tax, universal credit, right to … Read more