Housing

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Fire risk ‘cover-up’ one of ‘greatest scandals of our time’, Grenfell inquiry hears
Ministers’ ‘unbridled passion for deregulation’ made them ‘junior partner’ of construction industry

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

06, Dec, 2021 @3:45 PM

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Owners of flats near Tate Modern take privacy case to supreme court
Ruling in Neo Bankside residents v viewing platform could potentially have wider implications for neighbour disputes

Rachel Hall

06, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The Guardian view on homelessness: don’t cast everyone out again | Editorial
Editorial: Putting people in hotels during the pandemic made a difference. But far too many remain chronically insecure

Editorial

05, Dec, 2021 @6:30 PM

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Owners of crumbling Irish homes ‘disgusted’ by compensation plan
Campaigners say government leaves major shortfall for those affected by housing built with too much mica

Lisa O'Carroll

02, Dec, 2021 @1:12 PM

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The Guardian view on Britain’s renters: neglected and cash-strapped | Editorial
Editorial: The dearth of affordable rental accommodation can no longer be ignored

Editorial

01, Dec, 2021 @6:45 PM

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1,500 unhoused LA residents died on the streets during pandemic, report reveals
UCLA researchers and unhoused advocates raise the alarms about the catastrophe of ‘preventable’ deaths outside

Sam Levin in Los Angeles

01, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Why sleeping rough was rare in the 70s | Brief letters
Brief letters: Homelessness | Hanukkah | Sex v food | Quill pens | Mask wearing

29, Nov, 2021 @4:31 PM

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Climate crisis posing growing risk to the homeless, UK charities tell ministers
Letter calls for urgent action this winter to help those with no, or inadequate, housing

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

29, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The heavenly comfort of truffle crisps | Brief letters
Brief letters: Comfort eating | Sex or food | Homelessness | Fountain pens | Staircases

Letters

28, Nov, 2021 @4:49 PM

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The big picture: the decline and fall of a utopian social housing scheme
Peter Mitchell’s 1975 shot of the derelict Quarry Hill flats in Leeds recalls a groundbreaking community dream

Tim Adams

28, Nov, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Domestic abuse offenders in England – not their victims – to be moved away from the family home
Local councils are looking to minimise disruption to children but concerns remain about safety and the underfunding of refuges

Chaminda Jayanetti

27, Nov, 2021 @3:12 PM

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Sleeping rough was a rare sight in the 1970s
Letters: Rabbi Margaret Jacobi recalls a decade when street beggars weren’t part of our society, while Rita Gallard and John Parkin reflect on the 70s housing market and the Austin Allegro

Letters

26, Nov, 2021 @5:48 PM

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