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Faulty Towers

Understanding the impact of overseas corruption on the London property market The London property market is highly vulnerable to corrupt wealth flowing into it. Analysis of open source material found over £4.2 billion worth of properties bought with suspicious wealth. Read more on page 9 Corruption causes high levels of […]


Federation backs Private Renters Charter

Tower Hamlets now has more people living in the private rented sector than in any other kind of housing. It’s not surprising, then, that John Biggs, Mayor of Tower Hamlets, has decided to launch a major initiative designed to improve conditions in the sector. The borough’s Federation of Tenants and […]


Tower Hamlets Housing Covenant

    This covenant sets out a commitment by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, its ALMO Tower Hamlets Homes and Registered Providers with homes in the borough to work together to: provide quality value for money housing services share a commitment to Tower Hamlets residents maximise the supply of […]


Next meeting   Recently updated !

TH Federation of TRAs Next Meeting Monday 15th May 2017 @ 7.00 pm Get the agenda here Benefits update – including the new Universal Credit Daron McDermott, Senior Benefits Officer LBTH, will give a briefing on changes in the benefits system, including the new Universal Credit recently introduced in Tower […]


Eastend Homes Democracy 1

East End Homes: the democracy deficit is an 18-month project set-up by TH Fed of TRAs to address the decision by EEH to abolish the right of residents to become Members of the company and oversee and participate in the decision-making process that affects their estates, homes and lives. During […]


Local Plan Consultation

Remaining public consultation drop-in events Wednesday 7 Dec 2016, 5.30pm- 8.30pm: Alpha Grove Community Centre (Isle of Dogs), Alpha Grove, E14 8LH Wednesday 14 Dec 2016, 5.30pm – 8.30pm: Idea Store, Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 1BU Between November 11th 2016 and 2nd January 2017, the Council is consulting the […]


City for all Londoners

London Tenants Federation Response to the consultation on ‘A City for all Londoners’ London’s housing crisis exists as a result of continued application of policy that consistently ignores the needs of households that are unable to meet the costs of market housing; feeds the property market / property investment and […]