Hastings’ private rented sector is double the national average

Owner occupiers no longer make up the biggest chunk of Hastings' housing stock. A recent report commissioned by Hastings Borough Council (HBC) shows that private rented accommodation now makes up 38 per cent of the housing in Hastings and that's double the national average. Other changes within Hastings show that while the proportion of private... Continue Reading →

Pilot scheme hopes to raise fuel efficiency in rented homes

Improving the fuel efficiency of private rented housing can help alleviate fuel poverty and lead to a cleaner environment. That's the message from Hastings Borough Councillor Andy Batsford,¬†Lead Councillor for Housing as HBC plans to host an event called Better Homes for Hastings¬†that will bring together private landlords, housing associations, tenants and businesses, including TrustMark... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑