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Hastoe to sponsor top category at sustainability awards for the housing sector

Hastoe is delighted to be announced as sponsor of the ‘Sustainable Housing Provider of the Year’ award at the SHIFT Awards 2017.


Affordable sustainable homes key to combat rising energy bills, says Hastoe

Rural housing specialists Hastoe argue that energy efficient homes are the key to keeping fuel costs low for residents in response to new Government inquiry.


Who’s knocking on your door? Be sure: ask for ID

Hastoe is advising residents to ask for the identification (ID) of anyone who you don’t know who asks to come into your home.


Hastoe welcomes steps towards warmer, more energy efficient homes

The National Grid and its partner company Affordable Warmth Solutions have announced a new £150m fund for the installation of affordable heating solutions in fuel poor households.


New research lifts the lid on the “hidden crisis” of rural homelessness

New research out today – commissioned by Hastoe from the leading progressing think tank the IPPR – exposes hidden crisis of rural homelessness.


Rural Housing Week: Affordable homes in Brede, East Sussex

As Rural Housing Week draws to a close, we are handing over to our residents to let them explain what having an affordable home in the rural community they grew up in, work in or have family in has meant to them.


Hastoe signs up to rural housing 5-star plan

As the leading specialist rural housing housing association, Hastoe has signed up to the National Housing Federation’s 5-star plan to help contribute to a living, working countryside.


Hastoe takes home Sussex Heritage Trust Award

Hastoe South Development team has won the ‘Large Scale Residential Award’ at the 2017 Sussex Heritage Trust Awards for the affordable housing scheme at Ostlers Field, Brede.


Older people in rural communities face perfect storm of disadvantages

Older rural people suffer from the lack of affordable housing as much as a lack of access to social care, poor public transport and slow or non-existent broadband. In response, the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Housing and Care for Older People has today launched an inquiry into housing for older people in rural communities.


Rural Housing Week: What is a rural exception site?

To celebrate rural housing week, we are championing the use of rural exception sites to bring forward affordable, good quality homes for rural communities.


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