Web Chat

Web chat is easy to use so why not give it a try next time you want to contact us. We are here to chat between our opening hours of 8.45am – 5pm Monday – Friday. Don’t forget you can sign up for an online account where you can view your rent account, repairs history and make payments. Register at: …

Mutual exchange

Mutual exchange Is it time to turn over a new leaf this Autumn? Have you been thinking about moving home? Maybe it’s for a new job, a bigger place for your family or simply to be closer to loved ones. Whatever the reason, a mutual exchange could be just the thing for you. Whether you live in Kettering, Northampton, Daventry, …

Universal Credit and Severe Disability Premium

From 24 July 2019 the government said they will start compensating people who had to claim Universal Credit (UC) due to a change of circumstances and lost their Severe Disability Premium (SDP) as a result. Compensation ranges from £120 to £405 per month depending on your circumstances and, if awarded, will be added to your UC for future payments for …

Plans to expand extra care scheme in Sandy

Grand Union Housing Group has submitted a planning application to expand their extra care scheme at Quince Court in Sandy to almost double its existing capacity. The scheme currently has 26 one-bed and 4 two-bed apartments, a large communal lounge, kitchen and laundry room. Customers have individual care packages provided by the on-site care provider based at the scheme 24 …

Grand Union named Top 15 Landlord and Top 50 Builder

Grand Union has been named both a Top 15 Landlord and Top 50 Biggest Builder by industry magazines. 24housing magazine named Grand Union as 14th in the Top 50 Landlords in the country – our highest position ever – while Inside Housing announced the Top 50 Biggest Builders, with Grand Union climbing to 43, up from 49 last year. It’s …

Customer survey: We want your help to choose some extras!

When Grand Union Housing Group builds new homes, we sometimes have funding available for additional extras such as white goods or turf laid in the garden. We have put together a short survey so that our customers can tell us what they would prefer if we are able to offer extra options. The survey will close at midnight on Wednesday …

Hong Kong housing delegation visits Milton Keynes

Local housing provider, Grand Union Housing Group, was pleased to host a visit to Milton Keynes recently by a delegation of housing professionals from Hong Kong who were visiting the UK on a fact-finding trip to learn more about housing in this country. The four housing managers and two surveyors from the Hong Kong Housing Department met the Mayor of …

Rural Housing Week

This week we have been taking part in the National Housing Federation’s Rural Housing Week on Twitter, looking at the homes we have built and continue to build in rural areas, and also how we help those who live in these areas to forge stronger communities and have better lives. Here are some of the examples we’ve highlighted this week: …

Grand Union achieves top rating

Grand Union Housing Group has maintained its G1/V1 rating from the Regulator for Social Housing following its first in-depth assessment (IDA) which concluded in May this year. The result of the IDA shows the confidence the regulator has in the way we manage and govern our business and that they are assured that the Group is in a strong financial …