We're part of the new UK-wide research centre for housing evidence

USP staff will play a key part in the new ESRC-funded Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE)

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New housing/new crime?

Paula Meth analyses safety, governance and incivility in new housing developments in South Africa

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Regulation of the private rented sector in England

In a new report for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Tom Moore compares the effectiveness of different forms of regulation in Ireland with existing approaches in England

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World leading research

Our research activities, discussions and debates are organised into a number of research themes which connect with and shape key debates in their fields.

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World class talent

Our world-leading research culture and environment is dedicated to supporting new talent. Our staff work across universities, faculties and departments making our research truly interdisciplinary.

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Internationally renowned journals

The Department is home to three prominent journals in the fields of planning theory, regional studies and housing studies.

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