Housing associations


Geeta Nanda’s latest Inside Housing column – ‘Staff should be involved in the design of services’

GeetaNanda is CEO of Thames Valley Housing Association

Involving staff in service design leads to improved employee engagement and better outcomes for tenants, says Geeta Nanda, CEO of Thames Valley Housing     Read the full article online here. Geeta Nanda is CEO of Thames Valley Housing    

Geeta Nanda is listed in Property Week’s Power 100 list

Geeta Nanda

Geeta Nanda is given 77th place in Property Week’s Power 100 list Geeta Nanda is Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing Association. Read the full list online here.

Geeta Nanda for Property Week – Home Truths

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Geeta Nanda of Thames Valley Housing Association discusses the UK’s Urgent Need for Social Housing In the opinion piece, Geeta looks at divisions in regard to the issue post-Brexit, and how this need has been further highlighted by the Grenfell Tower fire, as well as the agendas of major political […]

Property Week – New housing minister revealed as Alok Sharma

Alok Sharma

Alok Sharma has been appointed by Theresa May as the new housing minister, replacing Gavin Barwell who lost his seat in the General Election. Sharma, becomes the 15th housing minister in the past 17 years. The full article details Sharma’s background and his comments on his appointment. The article also discusses the reaction […]

Property Week – Housing associations up the ante on back of M&A activity

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AmicusHorizon and Viridian merged to form a new organisation called Optivo, the latest in a long line of deals that show increased ambition in housing associations.   In its full coverage, Property Week looks at this and other major mergers & acquisitions as well as key factors that contributed to […]

Property Week – Nanda to head up Metropolitan Housing Association

Geeta Nanda

Geeta Nanda has been appointed as chief executive of Metropolitan Housing Association and will be leaving Thames Valley Housing in September 2017. In Property Week’s full article, Geeta speaks positively about her time spent with Thames Valley Housing and looks forward to entering her new role. The article also features […]

What stops tenants working?- Inside Housing

GeetaNanda is CEO of Thames Valley Housing Association

It might be Theresa May’s phrase of the moment, but “strong and stable” could easily have been pilfered from any housing association mission statement written in the past decade.   Speaking about the importance of investing in people, Geeta Nanda, chief executive of Thames Valley Housing, discusses some of the […]

Council housebuilding – is it due for a revival?- Property Week

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 “Whether you rent or buy, everyone needs the security of a place to call home,” Theresa May told The Sunday Times last weekend. “That’s why we will fix the broken housing market and support local authorities and housing associations to build a new generation of council homes right across the country.” For […]

The Times Bricks and Mortar: What lies ahead for millennials


City money is funding developments for Generation Rent As homeownership declines, the number of people who rent is growing. About five million people rely on landlords operating in the private rental sector (PRS), and much of it falls woefully short of the security and standards people need. Renting, however, may […]

Property Week: May Announces Snap General Election for 8 June – Property Reacts


Prime minister Theresa May has announced that a general election will be held on 8 June. The full article features comments from various individuals within the property sector, including Geeta Nanda, Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing. Read the full article online here.