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Martyn Evans: A new housing policy narrative can drive both economic growth and increase fairness

Martyn Evans: A new housing policy narrative can drive both economic growth and increase fairness | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Martyn Evans shares some of the key themes from last month’s Scottish Housing Policy Conference 2019, co-hosted by CaCHE and Policy Scotland, the theme of which was ‘Housing and Inclusive Growth: Revitalising Connections’.

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Amazing but true - homes are larger (not smaller) tha...

Amazing but true - homes are larger (not smaller) tha... | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

"A housing academic claims that while popular belief has it that homes are getting smaller, the typical living space in England and Wales increased"

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ESRC funds the UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence

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Life renting puts young under stress | Scotland | The Times

Life renting puts young under stress | Scotland | The Times | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
“Generation Rent” is being put under mental stress as a result of their housing difficulties, according to a study.Being forced to live long-term in rented housing by the rising cost of homes has a negative impact on young people, academics said. Dr Kim McKee, of Stirling University and Dr Adrian
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RLA to support new UK Housing Evidence Centre

RLA to support new UK Housing Evidence Centre | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

A new national housing research centre is being funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), and the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF).

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Blog: Co-producing research priorities: Scotland results

Blog: Co-producing research priorities: Scotland results | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Dr Gareth James summarises the Scottish results from a UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE) study into co-producing research priorities from across the UK and draws out some of the issues specific to Scotland. 

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'No DSS': how private landlords and letting agents exclude tenants on benefits

"Despite this, my recently completed but as yet unpublished PhD research in Leeds found that people receiving housing benefit struggled to meet housing costs and were viewed as a significant risk to private rented sector landlords and letting agents."

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Joined-up approach to building strength

Joined-up approach to building strength | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

There was some fantastic news for Scotland recently when a University of Glasgow-led consortium won a national competition to guide and seek to influence UK housing policy in the years ahead.

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Article cites the  ESRC-funded UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE)


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New independent housing research unit to launch this summer

New independent housing research unit to launch this summer | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

A substantial new research body is to be launched this summer with a remit of looking at six overlapping aspects of housing.

Called the Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence, or CaCHE, it will be independent from government and is a collaboration between nine universities and four non-higher education organisations.

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EnCourage Realty's comment, November 1, 2018 2:55 AM
great news