10th April 2019
Response to Encircle Housing Regulatory Announcement

Civitas, a social housing REIT, notes that the Regulator of Social Housing (“RSH”) has today issued its regulatory announcement in respect of Encircle Housing, one of the 15 housing associations working with Civitas and other landlords in the sector. In line with RSH policy, Encircle has not received a grading as it leases/owns less than 1,000 homes‎.

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10th April 2019
Update on the Civitas Portfolio and Commentary on the Social Housing Sector

Following the close of the financial year to 31 March 2019, we set out below an Advisor’s commentary on the Civitas portfolio, the sector and the regulatory environment for care-based housing in England and Wales.

We also take this opportunity to set out the steps and procedures that we have undertaken over the year and indeed since launch to help make the eco-system that supports the specialist supported housing (“SSH”) sector (the “Sector”) as robust and sustainable as possible to mitigate risk to Civitas, enhance governance within housing associations and protect the interests of the underlying tenants and to provide value money for local authorities.

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