Housing First is a fantastic model with a proven record of tackling homelessness. But can it work in the UK, where housing is in such desperately short supply?
Ken Loach’s latest film is a powerful indictment of the system that crushes both the people it’s supposed to be helping, and those who work within it
What impact are short-term rental markets such as Airbnb having on prices in London – and are their services suitable for anyone other than affluent tourists?
There are many reasons why a person may only be “just about managing” – not all of them financial.
Will the government’s long-awaited housing white paper finally set the UK housing market on the road to reform?
In the same week that Trump banned refugees, a new Parliamentary report details the squalid conditions of accommodation for asylum seekers here in the UK.
In my last blog, way back in the pre-Trumpian days of October 2016, I mused whether it was sensible to develop or promote less-than-ideal housing solutions, or whether settling for […]
In the forgotten corners of London, tent encampments are springing up. Yet many inhabitants are EU citizens, exercising their legal right to work in the UK.
Our new Policy & Communications coordinator reflects on the hardships faced by rough sleepers in this most unforgiving of months
Commonweal Housing launch new research project looking at housing options for separated parents Commonweal Housing today launch a new research project to examine the housing situation of separated parents whose […]