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Figures show homeless spending longer in temporary accommodation

Concern over sharp rise in homeless applications from private rented tenants

​Shelter says households face worrying January as they struggle to pay mortgage and rent dues

Housing group helps kids at Christmas

​Deposit scheme proves a success

Additional £3m of funding for rural affordable home scheme announced

Poor management and financial problems leads to housing regulator appointing manager

A new report from Carnegie UK Trust is encouraging funders to focus on hyper-local news projects

​Over 4,000 children will be homeless this Christmas

​SFHA makes call to suspend controversial scheme in the wake of the Smith Commission