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2014 Guidance Notes

Guidance Notes 2014

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HSGN 2014/08

Changes to LIFT Administrative Procedures

(further updates to the Administrative Procedures referred to within HSGN 2014/06)

This Guidance Note tells you about certain changes to Administrative Procedures for the LIFT shared equity schemes which comprise the Open Market Shared Equity Scheme (‘OMSE’) and the New Supply Shared Equity Scheme (‘NSSE’).  The changes will apply with immediate effect.

HSGN 2014/07

 

This Guidance Note has been superseded by MHDGN 2016/03

Guidance on the Preparation of Strategic Housing Investment Plans (SHIP)

This Guidance Note supersedes HSGN 2013/02 – Guidance on preparing Strategic Housing Investment Plans and should be read in conjunction with HSGN 2014/05 - Affordable Housing Supply Programme – Process and Procedures

This is a direct link to the tables for completion, referred to in the Guidance.

HSGN 2014/06

Low Cost Initiative for First Time Buyers (LIFT)– Changes to Open Market Shared Equity Scheme & New Supply Shared Equity Scheme Administrative Procedures & Shared Ownership Procedures Guide

(please refer to further Administrative Procedure updates within HSGN 2014/08)

This Guidance Note tells you about certain changes to the nationality criterion for the LIFT schemes which comprise the Open Market Shared Equity Scheme, the New Supply Shared Equity Scheme, and Shared Ownership.

HSGN 2014/05

 

Affordable Housing Supply Programme – Process and Procedures

This guidance note sets out the process and procedures for the operation of the main part of the Affordable Housing Supply Programme (AHSP).

It supersedes HSGN 2012/06 (and those sections within HSGN 2013/02 which makes specific reference to the preparation of Strategic Local Programmes).

This is a direct link to the Grant Claim form and the Project Completion form which is also within the Guidance

This Guidance Note has been superseded by MHDGN 2017/04

HSGN 2014/04

This Guidance Note has been supersededed by HSIDGN 2015/02

Financial Appraisal and Admin Allowances for Home Owners’ Support Fund, Open Market Shared Equity etc. (This Guidance Note superseded HSGN 2012/05)

HSGN 2014/03

This Guidance Note has been superseded by HSIDGN 2015/03

Application of Benchmark Grant and Rent Assumptions 2014 - 2015 and Treatment of Variations to Benchmark and Cost Overruns

(This Guidance Note superseded HSGN 2014/01)

This is a direct link to the Tender Application form which is also within the Guidance

HSGN 2014/02

Low Cost Initiative for First Time Buyers (LIFT) Shared Equity Schemes – Changes to Open Market Shared Equity Scheme and New Supply Shared Equity Scheme Administrative Procedures & Action for Registered Social Landlords to take in response to the Mortgage Market Review.

For convenience, this is a direct link to a word version of the letter set out in Annex A of this Guidance Note.

This Guidance Note will supersede HIGN 2012/01

HSGN 2014/01

Application of Benchmark Grant and Rent Assumptions 2013 - 2014 and Treatment of Variations to Benchmark and Cost Overruns - Superseded by HSGN 2014/03

This is a direct link to the Tender Application form which is also within the Guidance