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Social Housing Construction and Maintenance Market Report - UK 2018-2022

Social Housing Construction and Maintenance Market Report - UK 2018-2022

The 12th edition of the 'Social Housing Construction & Maintenance Market Report - UK 2018-2022' represents a unique, up to date review of the market and its development. Previously focusing on housing associations, the scope of this revised edition has been expanded to cover the wider social housing sector in the UK, with a focus on both new build and RMI activity, as well as funding, supply and Government policy.

Key sections covered:

Structure and size of the UK social housing market in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in terms of stock and tenure.
Analysis of leading UK housing associations in terms of stock and tenure - activities and development pipelines.
Construction output in the social housing sector for new housing, in addition to repair, maintenance and improvement expenditure.
An in-depth analysis of Government funding and investment in the social housing sector.
Review of housebuilding targets with estimated pipelines by leading housing associations.

Key areas of insight include:

Review of social housing starts and completions, and social housing development pipeline over the next 4 years.
Review of social housing RMI sector and an overview of contractor capability and experience in the sector.
Large-scale mergers, partnerships and diversification, which have become a feature of the sector following years of funding constraints, as many housing associations are struggling to provide their core services.
Review of funding and Government programmes, including the London Mayor's Housing Covenant 2015-18, the London Affordable Homes Programme 2016-21 and the Shared Ownership Affordable Homes Programme (SOAHP) 2016-21.

Social Housing Construction and RMI

Public sector RMI housing output - value of expenditure 2012-2022.
Housing associations - spending on RMI including ongoing maintenance & major repairs 2013-2022.
Market size & mix - usage; size of stock; geographical location of stock; social housing rents.
Buying & specification - RMI & new build frameworks.
Social housing facilities outsourcing.
Key contractors in the social housing RMI Sector; key social housing consortia.
Housing association starts and completions 2012-2022. New social housing by property size and type.
Key contractors in the social housing new build sector - contractor profiles and major projects.

Overview of Social Housing in the UK

Social housing market size, structure and trends - value of construction output for new build and RMI 2012-2022.
Social housing provision and management - analysis of leading UK housing associations in terms of stock and tenure, and by region - activities and development pipelines.
Review of the key social housing new build programmes and capital grants in the UK by region.o Major review of the Government policy and reforms in the social housing sector.
Analysis of housing association activity in the Build to Rent sector.
Private sector funding - bank lending to housing associations; bond markets.
Review of major Housing Associations - dwelling stock, key characteristics, regional strengths, market positioning etc. in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Social Housing Provision

Structure and key providers.
Key housing associations - overview, profile of key providers, major projects and expenditure.
Housing associations - partnerships, merger and acquisition activity.
Key housing associations regionally - England, London, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Other Social Housing

Care homes - sector size and structure, supply and demand, future demand for places. The Extra Care sector.
The local authority/voluntary care sector - overview and value leading providers in the voluntary sector; leading housing associations in the care sector.
The student accommodation sector - market overview and size, development pipeline and leading providers.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • Sources of Information
  • SUMMARY AND MARKET PROSPECTS
    • Overview
    • New Housing
    • Repair, Maintenance & Improvement (RMI)
  • ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
    • GDP
      • Table GDP Data - 2015-2017 - Key Constituent Elements
    • Inflation & Interest Rates
    • Unemployment
    • Household Consumption
    • Housing & Construction
    • Sterling
      • Table Exchange Rate Fluctuations 2014-2020 - Sterling to The Dollar, And The Euro, Spot Rates
    • Population Profile
    • Conclusions
  • OVERVIEW OF SOCIAL HOUSING IN THE UK
    • Social Housing Market - Definitions
    • Social Housing Market Size
    • Housing Market Structure
      • All Dwellings
      • Mix of Dwellings
        • Table UK Social Housing - % Dwelling Stock 2006-2016 by Tenure - Mix between PRP and LA
        • Table UK Housing Association Stock 2012-2022 (`000) and % Change
    • Social Housing Provision & Management
      • England
      • Wales
      • Scotland
      • Northern Ireland
  • SOCIAL HOUSING RMI
    • Total Spending on Repairs and Maintenance
      • Table Expenditure on Housing Association Properties - Major Repairs, Planned Maintenance, Service Costs: 2013-16 (£bn)
      • Housing Associations - Spending on Repairs & Maintenance
        • Table Top 30 Housing Associations by Total Spend on Repairs & Maintenance - 2015 and 2016 (£m)
      • Future Spending on Repairs & Maintenance
    • Public Sector Housing RMI Output
    • Market Size and Mix
      • Housing Stock
        • Table UK Housing Association Stock 2012-2022 (`000) and % Change Year on Year
      • Usage
      • Size of Stock
      • Geographical Location of Stock
        • Table England - Regional Distribution of General Needs Social Housing Stock 2017 - Large PRPs (%)*
      • Social Housing Rents
        • Table England - General Needs Housing Rents per Region 2016 and 2017 (£/wk) and % Change
        • Table England - Affordable Rent Units owned by Housing Associations 2012 - 2017: General Needs Housing vs. Supported Housing
        • Table England - Affordable Rents Housing: Rents per Region 2016 and 2017 (£/wk) and % Change: General Needs Housing
        • Table England - General Needs Housing Rents per Region 2017 (£/wk) - Affordable Rents Model vs. General Rents
    • Buying and Specification
      • Overview
      • Social Housing Facilities Management Outsourcing
      • Key Social Housing Consortia
      • Key Contractors in the Social Housing RMI Sector
        • Table Top 30 Contractors in the Social Housing Refurbishment Sector by Number & Value (£m) of Contracts Awarded and by Number of Units - Year to November 2017
  • SOCIAL HOUSING CONSTRUCTION
    • Starts and Completions
      • Housing Association Starts and Completions
      • New Social Housing by Type
      • Social Housing Completions by Property Size and Type
        • Table Housing Association Completions by Size of Dwelling in England: 2012-13 to 2016-17: England (% of Dwellings)
      • Social Housing Development Pipeline
        • Table HCA Affordable Housing Programmes - Total Completions by Year and by Tenure: 2012-2017
        • Table Housing Associations Pipeline Figures: Top 45 Housing Associations by No. Affordable Units Developed/Approved for the SOAHP 2016-21 and Total No. Homes Approved/Planned for 2017-2021
    • Buying and Specification
      • New Build Frameworks
      • Key Contractors in the Social Housing New Build Sector
        • Table Top 30 Contractors in the Social Housing New Build Sector by Number & Value (£m) of Contracts Awarded and by Number of Units (Properties) Built - Year to November 2017
  • MARKET DRIVERS
    • Economic, Social and Demographic Trends
      • Table Household Size Estimates England 2014 - 2039 (`000s)
    • Government Policy on Social Housing & Planning
      • Repair & Maintenance Issues
      • Housing and Planning Act 2016
    • Housing Affordability
      • Table Affordability Factors UK - Average Dwelling Price and Earnings Ratio: 2007-2017 year to September
    • Large Scale Voluntary Transfers (LSVTs)
    • Right to Buy
      • Table Right to Buy' England: Local Authority and Registered Provider 2007-2017
      • Extension of Right to Buy
    • Funding for the Social Housing Market
      • Funding/Policy Settlements/Announcements
        • Table Summary of DCLG Budget 2016-2020
      • Public Sector Funding - England
        • Table Affordable Homes Programme 2015-18: Funding and Output by Region (£m)
        • Table London Affordable Homes Programme 2016-2021: Top 10 Allocations and Units by Housing Association (£)
        • Table Shared Ownership Affordable Homes Programme (SOAHP) 2016-2021: Grant Allocation by Region (£)
      • Public Sector Funding - Wales
      • Public Sector Funding - Scotland
        • Table Scotland - Affordable Homes Supply Programme (AHSP) 2017-21: Allocations by Council (£m)
      • Public Sector Funding - Northern Ireland
      • Private Sector Funding
        • Table Leading Housing Associations in the PRS/Build-to-Rent Sector
        • Table Leading Housing Associations Bond Issuances
  • KEY HOUSING ASSOCIATIONS
    • Market Structure
    • Market Mix of Housing Associations
    • Key Housing Associations
      • Market Share
        • Table Top 30 HA Groups in England by Total Units Owned / Managed and Market Share (%) 2017
      • Housing Associations in London
        • Table G15 Development Pipeline 2016-2021 by Housing Association Member (No. and Value of Units) (£m)
      • Housing Association Profiles
    • Scotland - Key Housing Associations
      • Table Top 30 HA Groups in Scotland by Total Stock Owned (2017) - Units Owned / Managed and Market Share (%)
    • Wales - Key Housing Associations
      • Table Top HA Groups in Wales by Total Stock Owned (2017) - Units Owned / Managed and Market Share (%)
    • Northern Ireland - Key Housing Associations
      • Table Top HA Groups in N. Ireland by Total Stock Owned (2017) - Units Owned / Managed and Market Share (%)
  • OTHER SOCIAL HOUSING
    • Care Homes
      • Sector Size and Structure
        • Table Long-Term Care Market by Ownership Type - Number of Care Homes/Bed Space 2017
      • Supply and Demand
      • The Local Authority/Voluntary Care Sector
        • Table Leading 20 Voluntary Sector Providers of Long-Term* Care by Number of Homes and Bed-spaces 2016-17
      • The ExtraCare Sector
        • Table Top 15 Housing Association Providers of ExtraCare Housing
    • Student Accommodation
      • Market Overview and Size
      • Student Accommodation Development Pipeline
      • Leading Providers of Student Accommodation
        • Table Market Shares of Leading PBSA Operators (Including Housing Associations) 2016-17
  • GLOSSARY

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