Category Archive for "Housing"

The Grenfell Inquiry Terms of Reference Consultation – How To Have Your Say

Jul 24 2017

The Government has set up an independent public Inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire. The Inquiry is designed to uncover the truth,…

Moving London: When Living Becomes A Job – Anti-squatting and Property Guardians

Aug 15 2012

When we decided to move to London the first question that came to my mind was: Would it be possible to find…

Moving London: Good Practice Examples on Local Integration & Housing

Jul 26 2012

In 2010, HACT, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) and Metropolitan Migration Foundation jointly established a network, which focused exclusively on migration and housing. The…

Moving London: Illegal Eviction is an Offence

Jul 20 2012

Through my work at the Hackney Migrant Centre (HMC) I met Val. She is a solicitor at the Hackney Community Law Centre…

Moving London: Homelessness Hits Migrants in London

Jul 05 2012

Myrto and I have been volunteering at the Hackney Migrant Centre (HMC) since March 2012. The HMC is based in Stoke Newington…

Moving London: The ups and downs of the housing market for migrants

Jun 20 2012

The second post of our blog series Moving London: How Living in London is Changing is about the difficulties migrants are facing…

Moving London: Migrants in the Private Rented Sector

Jun 12 2012

In contrast to the general public perception and the picture that politicians and the media often create most refugees do not live…