News

g320 Impact Report

Keniston is a member of the g320, an organisation which aims to promote and share good practice amongst small housing providers in and around London. The g320 have published an Impact Report for 2015–16 which...

Posted 09 Jan 2017

Check your Heating

It’s getting near to that time of year when you may think about putting the heating on. Now is the time to test if it all works correctly, so that any problems can be resolved...

Posted 11 Oct 2016

Universal Credit Update

Universal Credit, this is now live in the Croydon borough for all changes to benefits. In most boroughs, this is affecting new claimants for Job Seekers Allowance.  However, in Croydon, as soon as you have...

Posted 27 Jul 2016

Know your Fire Plan

If the fire breaks out in your Flat or House Leave the room where the fire is and get out straight away CLOSE the door behind you this could contain the fire in that room...

Posted 04 Jul 2016

Topical Question

As you will have heard, Housing Associations face a period of change, for example rent reduction and pressure to deliver more from less.  Housing Associations are encouraged to consider mergers as a way to achieve...

Posted 01 Jul 2016

Benefit Cap – How will this affect you?

The Benefit Cap is reducing and will be set at £20,000 for a household outside London and £23,000 for households within London. Exceptions include those where any member of the household is disabled, or a...

Posted 30 Jun 2016

Darrick Wood Community trip to Hastings

The Darrick Wood Community Group are subsidising a coach trip for Keniston Residents to Hastings on Thursday 18th August 2016. This is an all-day trip leaving from the Darrick Wood Community Centre, the coach will...

Posted 30 Jun 2016

Yearly Rent Changes

For most of our tenants your rent and service charges will be changing as of 1st August this year and you should all have received your letters by now. Housing Associations are having to cut...

Posted 29 Jun 2016

Online Account Access coming soon!!

Keniston is delighted to announce that by the end of July 2016, its tenants and leaseholders will be able to access their rent accounts and repair history online.  This is a new secure online system...

Posted 10 Jun 2016