For millions of workers, the last few months have been their first experience of regular home working. For some it’s very liberating, but for those in crowded or unsuitable housing it’s a struggle.
We’re really proud to become a Registered Signatory of the Building a Safer Future Charter.
Get the data right – Get the systems right – Get the basics right
If your organisation hasn’t got the basics of property compliance right, it’s likely to struggle to deliver on Building Safety. Here I outline my thoughts on what you should be doing to get the basics right; help you manage your data properly, with the right systems and processes behind that data.
Manifest, an IT and business consultancy for the housing sector, has been awarded a two-year contract to support and manage line-of-business applications by Tower Hamlets Community Housing (THCH).
Property Health & Safety, Urgent Works and Possession Proceedings: UK Government Guidance during the Covid-19 pandemic
Over the weekend, MHCLG published consolidated Guidance for Landlords and Renters. This covers three key areas:
- “Measures relating to notices seeking possession as amended by the Coronavirus Act 2020
- Court action on possession cases during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak
- Property access and health and safety obligations in the context of Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions”*
GreenSquare Group, a major provider of housing, regeneration, care and support and commercial services, appointed Manifest to undertake a review using lean principles to improve case monitoring and management as well as streamlining the rent arrears recovery processes.
The Hyde Group is one of the UK’s leading, award-winning providers of housing and appointed Peter Salisbury of Manifest Housing to help improve the future delivery of its gas servicing in January 2014.
As a specialist asset management consultancy, Manifest Housing has many talents – as discovered by Welwyn Hatfield Community Housing Trust, who asked us to help assist in the procurement of a £15 million gas contract.