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Annual Report and Financial Statements

SLH Annual Report & Financial Statements 2019 have been published. The key points of note from the Financial Statements are summarised as follows: Turnover has remained static in the year as a direct result of the 4th year of the 1% rent reduction offset by Right to Buy (RTB) sales and rents from recently acquired properties. […]

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South Lakes Housing welcomes tenants from Lune Valley Rural Housing Association

South Lakes Housing (SLH) today welcomes tenants from Lune Valley Rural Housing Association http://www.lunevalleyhousing.co.uk/ as part of a deal which will see SLH provide management and maintenance services under a 10-year ‘Managing Agent’ partnership. SLH will carry out repairs, collect rents, upgrade homes, manage tenancies, let empty homes and help resolve anti-social behaviour as part […]

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South Lakes Housing Secures More Affordable Homes

SLH has purchased six affordable homes at Railway Cottages, Newby Bridge, thanks in part to a £282k grant from South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) and £234k grant from Homes England. Total funding was over £1 million. Councillor Jonathan Brook, Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Housing and Innovation, said: “This is a significant amount of […]

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Helping Tenants to Reduce Fuel Bills

South Lakes Housing are working with our approved contractor, Warm Front Limited, to carry out energy assessments of our homes. The inspections will enable us to identify if any energy-saving improvements can be carried out to our tenant’s home which will result in lower fuel bills for our tenants. Richard Hayes, SLH Director of Assets […]

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Our Responsibility to You: Reducing Radon Levels in Homes

South Lakes Housing is working with Public Health England (PHE) to identify and reduce potentially high levels of radon in our properties. We have a responsibility to our tenants under Duty of Care and the Housing Act to provide a safe home. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas which if present in high concentrations […]

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