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Government blocks all 13 amendments to Housing Bill

MPs have voted against 13 amendments put forward by the House of Lords to the government...

  • May 04, 2016
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Brandon Lewis refuses further amendments to Housing Bill

Housing minister Brandon Lewis has vowed to defend the government’s Housing and Planning...

  • May 03, 2016
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Lords intervenes on design of Starter Homes initiative

Members of the House of Lords have tabled an amendment to the government’s flagship Star...

  • Apr 12, 2016
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City workers forced up LTV ladder as top Stamp Duty tiers bite

City workers are feeling the pressure of the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) changes brought in...

  • Nov 16, 2015
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House of Lords call for progress on battle with ‘thuggish’ Japanese Knotweed

Members of the House of Lords have called for an update on the government’s plans to era...

  • Nov 13, 2015
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Landlord safety plans in turmoil

Plans to force landlords to install smoke and carbon monoxide alarms in private rented hom...

  • Sep 09, 2015
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Lammy moves to block Right to Buy extension

Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy has said he plans to table an amendment on the proposa...

  • Aug 19, 2015
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Right to Buy scheme extension a boon for buy-to-let landlords

In the first major national study, research from Inside Housing magazine revealed 40% of e...

  • Aug 14, 2015
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Lords vote in favour of amendment to Right to Buy

An amendment to the Charities Bill which could block the government’s extension of the R...

  • Jul 21, 2015
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Kerslake says Lords have ‘significant concerns’ over Right to Buy plans

Lord Bob Kerslake, the former senior civil servant at the Department of Communities and Lo...

  • Jun 24, 2015
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