Women In Social Housing - Blog

A career well travelled

8th December 2017 By Asif Choudry

Making sure people skills and business skills are aligned has been critical to the success of Resource, the Leeds-based company that provides award-winning marketing

Manisha Patel appointed as a Mayor’s Design Advocate

30th November 2017 By [email protected]

Manisha Patel, Partner, has been appointed as part of a 50-strong panel of Design Advocates to the Mayor of London – drawn from a

Women in Social Housing: A focus on Architects

1st August 2017 By Emily Rackham, calfordseaden

Women in social housing work in many different roles. From Surveyors and Engineers to Architects and Planners there are no boundaries when it comes

North West Region – Summer News 2017 – Happy 5th Birthday to Us!

North West Region – Summer News 2017 – Happy 5th Birthday to Us!

28th July 2017 By 

Throughout 2017 we will be celebrating five years of WISH in the North West.  It’s been quite a journey since the first tentative steps,

Why would diversity and inclusion be of benefit to everyone?

20th April 2017 By Danna Walker, Architect and Director of Built By Us

We need to make a conscious effort to ensure that we are not missing out on the best talent and that we are giving

Praise for the Housing Sector – The Housing White Paper

Praise for the Housing Sector – The Housing White Paper

28th March 2017 By Tim Miles, Blake Morgan

The Housing White Paper represents the first major Housing publication since the DCLG published its 2011 Housing Strategy. Like the 2011 Housing Strategy the White

RICS Matrics 2017: Inspiring the Next Generation of Surveyors

28th March 2017 By Anna Keys, Senior Quantity Surveyor, calfordseaden

This year’s RICS Matrics Assembly was held at Oulton Hall in Leeds and one of calfordseaden’s senior quantity surveyors and RICS Matrics board member,


8th March 2017 By Jo Cowlin, Bolt from the You

The hashtag for International Women’s day hit me in the face. I loved it. I was hooked in. And it got me thinking. What

Winter in Britain is expensive. Let’s tackle fuel poverty by greening our homes.

13th February 2017 By Chris Young - Communications Officer, Tridos Bank

As more households struggle to meet energy costs in houses that are inadequately insulated and maintained, Neil Hewitt, Social and Cultural Manager at Triodos

WISH sponsor calfordseaden attend WIH Awards

12th December 2016 By Anna Keys, Senior Quantity Surveyor - calfordseaden

calfordseaden have been attending WISH events for a few years and have recently become sponsors.  We have really seen the benefit of attending these