Council to take back control of stock from ALMO

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Local Government and also in Housing

High Peak Borough Council is to take back direct control of its housing stock from its ALMO, High Peak Community Housing (HPCH). HPCH has run the council's 4,100 homes, including repairs, lettings and rent collection, since 2004. The company was set up mainly to access extra funding of £9.4 million from the Government, but changes to funding mean that extra cash is no longer available and running a separate company involves unnecessary administration costs and duplication, the council has ...

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