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Dispossession   Recently updated !

  GENESIS CINEMA TUESDAY 27th JUNE Information & bookings here For some people, a housing crisis means not getting planning permission for a loft conversion. For others it means, quite simply, losing their home. Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle is a feature documentary directed by Paul Sng (Sleaford Mods […]


Next meeting 2   Recently updated !

Collingwood TRA Hall Collingwood Street at 7.00 Whitechapel E1 5DY Get the agenda here Click map to enlarge | Back to top  Newsletter 108“Vote for Homes” protest descends on Downing Street Newsletter 107Vote for Homes! Newsletter 107Universal Credit is here! Newsletter 106House prices: good news bad news Newsletter 105TRAs: Hard […]


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 […]


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 […]