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Minimum wage to rise by 11pc
Business warns Osborne’s move could jeopardise the recovery.
City A.M. - Posted 17/01/2014

Chancellor surprises Vince Cable with call for above-inflation increase to minimum wage
George Osborne pre-empts Ed Miliband speech on economy, but Lib Dems say Treasury ignored repeated calls for increase.
The Independent - Posted 17/01/2014

Minimum wage could soar to £7 an hour next year reveals George Osborne
The Chancellor said the economy was now strong enough for the current £6.31 rate to rise after being outstripped by steep price increases since the credit crunch hit.
Mirror co uk - Posted 17/01/2014

Sixty Icon Osborne wants above-inflation minimum wage rise
Chancellor George Osborne has said he wants to see an above-inflation increase in the minimum wage.
BBC - Posted 17/01/2014

George Osborne backs above-inflation rise in national minimum wage
Chancellor tries to outflank Labour by suggesting hourly wage should go up from £6.31 to £7, thus returning to pre-crash level.
The Guardian - Posted 17/01/2014

George Osborne calls for rise in minimum wage
Pushing up wages will “make sure that we have a recovery for all and that work pays,” Chancellor says, in a move apparently aimed at Labour voters.
The Telegraph (register) - Posted 17/01/2014

Sixty Icon BoJo: Don't slam door on super-rich
London mayor Boris Johnson has said it would be wrong to "slam the door" on wealthy foreigners buying property in the capital.
London Evening Standard - Posted 17/01/2014

Sixty Icon Milton Keynes buys homes to tackle illegal B&B for homeless
A council keeping homeless families for prolonged periods illegally in bed and breakfast hotels is to spend £4m on 40 houses.
BBC - Posted 17/01/2014

Hardship fund cash is probably lost
Tenants affected by a bedroom tax loophole are likely to be able to keep cash they have received from a hardship fund in addition to refunded benefit.
Inside Housing - Posted 17/01/2014

£70 million homes bonus cuts forgotten
The government has overestimated London Councils’ spending power by £70 million after neglecting the new homes bonus cuts in its latest finance document, it has been claimed.
Inside Housing - Posted 17/01/2014

Sixty Icon Confusion on extent of bedroom tax loophole
Housing experts are split over how many tenants they think could temporarily escape the bedroom tax as a result of a technical error by the Department for Work and Pensions.
Inside Housing - Posted 17/01/2014

MEPS vote for EU wide homelessness strategy
Politicians in the European Parliament have called for a homelessness strategy spanning the whole of the EU.
Inside Housing - Posted 17/01/2014

Sixty Icon Government responds to social housing regulation concerns
The Communities and Local Government Committee has today published the government’s response to its September 2013 Report, The work of the Regulation Committee of the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).
Coalition Watch - Posted 17/01/2014

Council warns vulnerable residents as coalition axe falls on £172m welfare grant
Islington council is warning its vulnerable residents that things are about to get tougher for them as the government axes the Local Welfare Provision Grant.
24 Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

Cameron and Miliband clash on housing at PMQs
Housing put in a rare appearance at prime minister's questions this week when David Cameron and Ed Miliband clashed over the Labour leader's "use it or lose it" plans to stop developers landbanking.
24 Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

Committee's 'serious concerns' with HCA addressed by government
The Communities and Local Government Committee has published the government’s response to its September 2013 report on the regulatory work of the Homes and Communities Agency.
24 Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

Government responds to Committee's serious concerns over social housing regulation
The Communities and Local Government Committee today publishes the Government’s response to its September 2013 Report, The work of the Regulation Committee of the Homes and Communities Agency. - Posted 16/01/2014

Pickles rules out review of regulation
Eric Pickles has rejected calls from MPs for a further review of social housing regulation, saying such a move would undermine lender confidence.
Inside Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

Boris Johnson announces plans to create four new opportunity areas as part of alterations to the London Plan
Mayor of London, Boris Johnson has announced plans to create four new opportunity areas which would deliver tens of thousands of new homes and jobs in the capital.
Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

Sixty Icon Councils have until February to apply for additional DHP
Councils hoping to bid for a share of £20 million additional emergency hardship funding have until February to apply.
Inside Housing - Posted 16/01/2014

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