Building Homes, Building Trust
The unique role of housing associations in responding to the challenges of the 2020s.
Supporting our LGBTQ residents
Clarion Housing association is involved with various schemes to support our Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Questioning (LGBTQ) residents.
Affordability: A step forward
Clarion's research into the principles of and approach to setting a rent policy, ensuring levels are genuinely affordable to low income households whilst enabling us to continue to build new and maintain existing homes.
The Wellbeing Value of Tackling Homelessness
Clarion has supported research undertaken by HACT and Simetrica which breaks new ground in exploring key issues around homelessness.
Our retrofit research project
In 2010 we started a three year retrofit research project called FutureFit, which worked with 150 Affinity Sutton homes and residents delivering combinations of low carbon refurbishment works and energy lifestyle advice.
Study with the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research
Learn more about our findings from our 'Bridging the Affordability Gap' report.
Nine out of ten residents want benefit paid to landlord
The overwhelming majority of social housing residents would prefer to have their housing benefit paid direct to their landlord so that they felt secure in their home, according to new research.
Impact of cutting housing benefit on underoccupiers in social housing
New research launched by the Housing Futures Network, a collection of leading housing groups, has revealed the impact housing benefit changes would have on social housing tenants underoccupying their homes.