National Corporate Data Set

Housingnet is the single-most comprehensive source
of data on over 2000 UK Housing Associations

Your Housing Group Overview

We have been collecting information on UK Housing Associations and the people who work in them since 1997 - for use in marketing, analysis, research and for people looking for social housing.

If you work with Housing organisations or are looking for a greater understanding of Housing Associations and Social Housing in the UK we can help. Our data can be grouped into the following categories:

  • People - The Directors and Senior Managers working for Housing Associations
  • Homes – What type of housing, where is it, and who looks after it?
  • Finance – Financial reports and analysis for the largest 400 Housing Associations
  • Statistics – Encompassing tenants, repairs, contractors and VFM satisfaction
  • News – What’s happening in the world of Housing and which Housing Associations are shouting the loudest?

The data we collect can be accessed on Housingnet in tables, charts, graphs and maps with the Export Panel making the data easier to organise and quick and simple to download.


"Housingnet is an invaluable tool for anyone working within the social housing sector. The data contained on the website is fantastic!" Richard Morgan - Dulux Decorator Centres

Land Registry Commercial & Corporate Ownership data set

Due to a change in the latest licencing agreement we have with the Land Registry we can now offer a search of the Commercial & Corporate Ownership data set which includes 13,218,728 titles from the National Data Set. The database contains property titles or polygons owned by: County Councils, Housing Associations/Societies, Industrial and Provident Societies, Limited Companies or Public Limited Companies, Limited Liability Partnerships, Local Authorities, Unlimited Companies, Co-Operative Societies, Community Benefit Societies, Registered Societies.

It does not include: Private Individual information, Overseas Companies, UK companies with overseas correspondence addresses and Charities.

Housing Associations can now download all their property titles from Housingnet including Geo Positioning Latitude and Longitude coordinates.

This applies to current and new Housing Associations holding a multi-user licence to access Housingnet data. Single users can pay to upgrade. The National Data Set contains the latest July Data.

If your organisation is listed below we can access your data. View Sample

You can learn a lot from maps

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We have been utilising Land Registry title data to map social homes across England and Wales, We’re pretty sure that Housingnet is the first organisation to do this – a world first! We use other open data sources such as house price data, brownfield sites, crime figures, socio-economic information and our own data to graphically enhance the maps for use in research, planning and sales. We’ve highlighted a few of the advantages below but we’re only scratching the surface of possibilities and would welcome any suggestions regarding how you would find it useful.

Comparison data

Actual Stock Vs Land Registry Data Actual Stock vs. Land Registry Data ABC Housing
Association stock
Land Registry Data
There are some differences between actual housing stock and Land Registry titles for a number of predominantly historical reasons. Our registered clients can securely send us basic address details for their housing stock (house number, postcode and number of bedrooms) and we will map this data free of charge. Titles in need of an update are highlighted making Housingnet an even more valuable tool in your workplace without having to spend thousands of pounds developing your own software. We are happy to talk about adding any functionality at no extra cost for the benefit other Housing Association users.

Enhancing the map

Now we have your social homes plotted on a map we can add other data sets which allows you to overlay information highlighting such issues as which homes are in flood alert areas, brownfield sites, Broadband speeds and Green Belt boundaries. We regularly add new data sets to further enhance the map and always welcome feedback from our registered users regarding what other data they would find useful.

Crime mapping

By using regularly updated police crime data we’re able to examine incidences of crime in areas of high density housing showing either individual Housing Associations or combined organisations. We can also illustrate whether crime is increasing or decreasing in these targeted areas and look at the types of crime being committed which enable you to identify patterns and seek crime reduction solutions.

Exporting Data

All the data on Housingnet (with the exception of individual Land Registry titles) can be exported to spread sheets for analysis, marketing and importing in to your own CRM. Most of the data can be exported via the Export Panel and anything else can be exported by our programmers on request. We’re also happy to build bespoke lists based on our client's needs - free of charge. Below are examples of data sets that can be exported directly from Housingnet or forwarded to registered clients on request - free of charge.

1. Housing Association Marketing Data

Housing Association Name Address1 City/Town County Postcode Phone Email Address Web Twitter
The Guinness Partnership 17 Mendy Street High Wycombe Buckinghamshire HP11 2NZ 01494‌ 535 823 info@guinne.... www.guinnesspa....
Accent Group Acorn Park Industrial Estate Baildon West Yorkshire BD17 7SW 01274‌ 717 500 newbusiness.... www.accentgrou....
Bromford Group Brabourne Avenue Wolverhampton West Midlands WV10 6AU 0330‌ 1234 034 customerservi.... www.bromfordg....
Circle 1-3 Highbury Station Road London Greater London N1 1SE 020‌ 7288 4000 info@circle....

2. Housing Stock

Housing Association Name General Needs Owned Affordable Rent Owned Supported Housing Owned Care Homes Owned Housing for Older People Owned Shared Ownership Owned Total Social Homes Owned Group Stock
Sanctuary Housing Association 39,532 2,195 3,551 213 8,317 - 53,808 1,00,165
The Guinness Partnership 38,755 1,727 655 68 5,897 - 47,102 1,00,080
Places for People Homes 31,517 334 931 142 2,476 - 35,400 54,185
L&Q Group 44,931 3,291 2,198 239 1,919 - 52,578 52,997

3. Property Services

Job Title Contact Person Housing Association Name General Needs Owned General Needs Managed Repairs Satisfaction % Repairs Contractor Contract Type Cost Type
Group Director of Property Steve Wood Sanctuary Housing Association 39,532 19 79 Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited Responsive Repairs   In House
Executive Director of Property Services Paul Roberts The Guinness Partnership 38,755 908 77 Willmott Dixon Responsive Repairs £15,000,000 External
Property Services Director Diane Hart L&Q 44,931 340 81 AXIS Responsive Repairs   External
Director of Property Strategy James Hill Riverside 32,696 1,218 73 Evolve Facility Services Ltd Responsive Repairs   In House

4. Contact Names

We also sell lists of market research data starting at £200. Go here to see the job titles and responsibilities we are collecting, the number of records we have for each and a sample of each data set.

Job Title Contact Person Contact Linkedin Housing Association Name Total Social Homes Total Staff Turnover
Group Chief Executive Carol Matthews Riverside 48,734 2,822 £303,933,000
Chief Executive Philippa Jones Bromford Group 23,886 1,182 £165,719,000
Chief Executive Brendan Sarsfield Family Mosaic 21,776 1,573 £244,267,000
Chief Executive Officer Ruth Cooke Midland Heart 27,228 1,569 £179,600,000

Tables & Analysis

Tables & Analysis

To make the data easier to compare we have compiled tables which give a clearer understanding of how each Housing Association is doing when compared to others. Other tables we offer are:

1. Turnover 2. Chief Executive Pay 3. Responsive Repair Satisfaction      - By Housing Associations      - By Contractors
4. Overall Satisfaction (Services) 5. Overall Satisfaction (Homes) 6. Housing Stock (SDR) 7. Housing Stock (LRD) 8. Housing Stock by Area
9. Housing Stock by Ward 10. Solicitors 11. Auditors 12. News 13. Awards

The Housingnet Library

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Housing News

Have you heard of Housing News our daily round-up of housing news? We have been collecting housing news from over 50 different regular sources for the past 4 years so we can show you how your communications teams are doing and what news, in our humble opinion (as we select it), is making it on to the Housing News.

Tables & Analysis

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