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Developments in Local Authority Housing Finance 2018

Seminar

July / October 2018

We are holding seminars on ‘Developments in Local Authority Housing Finance’ in July and October 2018. This seminar looks in depth at current developments in local authority housing finance in England – especially the implications of government policies, public finances, rent policy, welfare reform including universal credit, the reinvigorated ‘right to buy’, the funding of supported housing including the sheltered housing rent, the homelessness reduction act, the flexible homelessness reduction grant, the affordable housing programme (including the new funding for social housing), the selective raising of the borrowing cap, the social housing green paper, local housing companies (what they can offer, how to establish them and how to set one up) and new development.

If you want to be up to date with the world of local authority housing finance, this is the seminar for you!

The seminar will address the following questions:
  • What is the Political, Economic, Social and Technical Context?
  • What are the implications for local authority housing finance of the government’s policies on housing and welfare?
  • How can councils address the housing crisis by developing new homes?
  • How can councils develop effective self-financed business plans?

The session is accompanied by a very useful book entitled: “Developments in Local Authority Housing Finance 2018”

Who should attend?

All those with an interest in developments in local authority housing finance in England, including Managers in Local Authorities and Arm’s Length Management Organisations, Elected Members, ALMO Board Members, Housing Accountants and Tenant Representatives. The session will assume a basic knowledge of local authority housing finance but will not assume that delegates are experts.

Prices:

The cost of this seminar in London is £250 plus VAT making a total of £300. However, there is a £20 discount for people who book a month or more in advance making the cost £230 plus VAT making a total of £276.

The cost of this seminar in Leeds is £195 plus VAT making a total of £239. However, there is a £20 discount for people who book a month or more in advance making the cost £175 plus VAT making a total of £210.

Venues and Dates:

  • North: Novotel Hotel, Leeds – Tuesday 10th July 2018
  • London: Novotel Hotel, Waterloo – Tuesday 9th October 2018
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Other Information about Council Housing Finance

For information about our seminar: 'All You Want to Know about Local Authority Housing Finance' please click HERE

For information about in-house training in developments in council housing finance, please click HERE

For information about management consulting advice and assistance for council housing, please click HERE

For information about our publication: 'Developments in Local Authority Housing Finance' please contact adrian.waite@awics.co.uk

To download copies of the 'AWICS Housing News' newsletter, please click HERE

To download briefing papers on council housing finance, please click HERE

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