Magazine article Public Finance

Private Firm Applies to Become RSL

Magazine article Public Finance

Private Firm Applies to Become RSL

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A property company that manages homes for local authorities has become the first private firm to apply to the Housing Corporation to be an accredited landlord.

Pinnacle PSG hopes to gain its accreditation in time to manage some of the homes built by private developers as part of the 2006/08 National Affordable Housing Programme.

Seven developers won grants from the corporation this year alongside housing associations, which, until now, have been the only bodies eligible for public funding. But, as things stand, the developers would then have to ask an association to manage the homes on their behalf.

Ian Keys, partnerships director at Pinnacle, said it had no aspirations to build homes itself but might team up with a developer and submit a joint bid. 'We want to position ourselves to be a potential managing partner,' he said. …

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