News & Insights

Read the latest housing sector news, blogs, and commentary from ARK.

ARK’s Annual Amble

By Ruth Brown · 2 December 2021

It’s December and ARK is excited to be undertaking another virtual walking challenge (the Annual ARK Amble). This year we have …

Getting the ball over the line – could we learn from the Red Roses rugby team?

By Chris Seeley · 19 November 2021

Success is all about teamwork. Whether you are in a rugby team or working in social housing!

Managing complaints through the rear-view mirror

By Jerry Gilbert · 29 October 2021

The Housing Ombudsman’s report “spotlight on damp” found real resonance with our experience at ARK.  Called in to review the …

Our take on Budget 2021

By Chris Seeley · 28 October 2021

We waited in anticipation to hear the budget and understand some of the detail from the Chancellor. Announcements made before …

Government’s new Heat and Building Strategy

By Chris Seeley · 19 October 2021

On Monday the Government announced the new Heat and Building Strategy. The headline grabber, first up in the Government press …

Conservative Thinking

By Chris Seeley · 12 October 2021

Michael Gove is the new Housing Secretary – but what are his thoughts on the sector?

ARK’s Market Synopsis

By Chris Seeley · 1 October 2021

Welcome to the latest edition of ARK’s market synopsis report covering market outcomes to the end of August and with …

And the winners are……

By Jerry Gilbert · 3 September 2021

After herculean efforts to submit their bids, 31 strategic partnerships found out on Tuesday just how much they have been …

Should asset owners commit investment that reduces energy consumption when the returns will be shared between occupants and asset owners?

By Adrian Redmond · 1 September 2021

  If you were to ask a home or business owner why they had invested in a renewable heating system …


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