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Homes for new town a step closer

Aug 27, 2014 by: Emily Twinch, Inside Housing

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) handed in the outline plans for the 'heart' of a new town, Northstowe, to South Cambridgeshire Council last week. Northstowe would be th...

Enthusiasm 'high' for Better Care Fund

Aug 22, 2014 by: Dan Peters, The MJ

The new Better Care Fund (BCF) programme director has insisted council chief executives have not lost interest or enthusiasm for delivering the flagship policy....

Bond agency will help councils

Aug 21, 2014 by: Dan Peters, The MJ

The Local Government Association’s (LGA) municipal bonds agency will help local authorities secure funding more easily and cheaply, new research suggested....

New website lists underused or empty buildings owned by government

Aug 20, 2014 by: Hilary Osborne, The Guardian

A website launched by the Cabinet Office today (Wednesday) will allow members of the public to search through 31,000 publicly owned assets and make the case for them to be sol...

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