The Centre for Housing Policy (CHP) is one of Europe's leading centres for housing and social policy research.
CHP has a twenty-year record of academically excellent and policy-relevant research, with measurable impacts on policy and services.
Professor Rebecca Tunstall, Centre Director
Our 12 researchers have internationally-recognised expertise across the full range of housing issues, and skills ranging from analysis of large scale data sets to interviewing vulnerable people.
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Posted on Thursday 11 April 2013
Independent project has been commissioned by the National Institute for Health Research School for Social Care Research.
Posted on Thursday 21 March 2013
CHP Director discussed Government's new measures to stimulate the housing market on Radio 4 Today programme
How we can help
- Understand your service users
- Demonstrate service outcomes and cost effectiveness
- Nurture sustainable policy outcomes
- Implement evidence-based assessments of policy impact
- Design and commission effective evaluative research
Publications and presentations
Published 20th May 2013
Wallace, A., Ford, J., Quilgars, D. (2013) Build it yourself? Understanding the changing landscape of the UK self build market University of York and Lloyds Banking Group Self build report (PDF , 1,996kb) and Self build report summary (PDF , 896kb) and Self Build Supplementary Report (PDF , 437kb)
CHP is part of the Department of Social Policy and Social Work
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