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Over the past three months RMC Consultancy has delivered 44 regional training sessions to 635 staff, from 181 housing associations and 100 local authorities. The sessions helped to resolve some of the difficulties faced by landlords trying to get to grips with the new questions and especially the new definition for sheltered/supported housing. Discussions at the sessions also focused around issues regarding decants, defining void dates, the role of the management group log, loss of data for sheltered lettings, converted properties, building types, water rates and where to include the various components of the household incomes.Building Inspection Fees

These sessions are ideal if you have a number of front-line staff who need training and can be tailored especially for each landlord. In 2003, the Corporation decided that all CORE lettings and sales should be submitted electronically. The Joint Centre supports a variety of systems including CORE Digital, the most popular solution to electronic submission. The 2004/05 Digital system is packed full of new features to make it easier for landlords and managing agents to submit data and produce helpful reports. Dilapidation Report The aim of this research is to find out whether the questions on the CORE lettings and sales logs are fulfilling their purpose and giving the Corporation and ODPM accurate data from social landlords.

This information will feed into the next review of the CORE logs to help improve questionnaire completion and the accuracy of the resulting data. Specifically the Corporation would like to identify questions that present data quality problems and how the survey can be improved to provide robust data. When all households (working and non-working) are considered, London (75%) and the West Midlands (66%) exhibited levels of benefit dependency higher than the average for the country.

Among working households, single parent households recorded the highest level of dependency (61%) followed by households with children. 33% of all new tenancies were recorded as working households, 30% of which were identified as being dependent on housing benefit. Mean residual weekly incomes (income minus rent) for working households averaged £202.06, ranging from £153.84 for lone adult households to £262.77 for other households with child.