One Housing Group joining g15

Paul Hackett, Chair of g15, today announced One Housing Group will be joining g15. One Housing Group are a major London housing association, owning and managing 16,000 homes and with plans to build more than 5,000 homes over the next ten years. Paul Hackett said “I’m delighted One Housing Group are joining g15 at this important time for the sector. …

First Dibs for Londoners

Paul Hackett, Chair of the g15, appeared on ITV London News on Monday (5 February) to discuss The Mayor of London’s announcement around offering Londoners ‘first dibs’ on new homes. …

Housing and welfare policy need to be joined up

  The rent settlement is good news, but ministers need to ensure welfare caps don’t push up homelessness and prove to be a false economy, writes Paul Hackett (source: InsideHousing). Amid the various mishaps at the Conservative Party conference, there were two monumental announcements for housing associations and local authorities. First, the …

MIPIM UK: Optivo boss hails PM’s summit an ‘important milestone’

  G15 chairman and Optivo chief executive Paul Hackett heralded the prime minister’s house building summit yesterday as an “important milestone” for housing associations during a panel debate at MIPIM UK in London. Article courtesy of PropertyWeek.com. Speaking on The expanding role of housing associations in housing delivery panel, Hackett …