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G1 and V1 ratings confirmed by the Regulator of Social Housing

South Lakes Housing has today received confirmation of the highest regulatory judgement for both governance and viability from the Regulator of Social Housing (RSH) following an ‘In Depth Assessment’ (IDA), conducted over the past 3 months. The intensive process involved scrutinising documental evidence, interviews with the Executive and Chair of the Board and the Audit […]

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Tenant fined for unlawfully sub-letting a property

Tenants have been warned that sub-letting their properties to others is illegal and could land them in court. The warning comes after South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) prosecuted a man for sub-letting a South Lakes Housing property for which he held an assured tenancy – the first prosecution of this kind in the district under […]

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More homes on the way

SLH are now advertising two new 3 bed houses for Shared Ownership in a development at Church Bank Gardens, Burton in Kendal. These form part of an ambitious development programme to deliver over 300 new affordable homes across the South Lakeland District in the next few years. Whilst there will inevitably need to be some […]

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Annual Report & Financial Statements 2018

The Board have today published their Annual Report & Financial Statements 2018 for the financial year ending 31st March 2018. The report and accounts were received and adopted at the Annual General Meeting of shareholders on 27th September 2018. The accounts include a report on Value for Money (VfM) in line with the requirements of […]

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Annual Tenant Report

SLH together with a group of Tenants’ Committee representatives have published the Annual Tenant Report 2018. This year’s report includes; A welcome from the new Board Chairman (Ian Munro) and new Tenants’ Committee Chairman (Stephen Bolton) An advertisement on becoming a Board Director or member of the Tenants’ Committee A round-up of tenant scrutiny activity […]

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