Contractors Web Portal Five years on from the Grenfell Tower disaster, the Building Safety Act 2022 became law in April, bringing changes to the way residential buildings are built and maintained, and new protections for leaseholders. Add to that ambitious net zero targets and the growing desire for housing organisations to achieve wider social value […]
Over the past few years, I have been a part of the Gadbrook BID board and have had the pleasure to work with some incredible individuals. I have now been given the opportunity to step up and take over the reigns as Chair from Mike Roberts who is a true inspiration. I am very eager […]
Factoring & Service Charges Due to the structure of the ActiveH system, factoring can be performed using ActiveH Rents and Scheme Accounting (Factoring and Service charges). When considering factoring, invoices are generated from the Rent Accounting module, based on data provided by both the rent account and data held within the Scheme Accounting module. The […]
Digitisation is transforming how services are delivered to residents in social housing. It represents both the greatest challenges and the biggest opportunities in the history of the sector and requires a top down holistic approach with cultural change. But how far have we come already, and what does the future look like as we move towards the ‘digital tenant’?
You’d be forgiven for thinking that Facebook did content, that Uber did taxis or Airbnb did hotels. They don’t of course; they just provide the platform to bring together the people to provide content, taxis and hotels.
How do you bring two or more organisations’ housing management systems together to create unity for the greater good of efficiencies, rather than double your problems and costs? We have worked with a number of merging organisations, and from experience, this would be our checklist.