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Insight September 7th 2020

Investing in our current homes – greener, warmer & cheaper homes

Torus is committed to helping tackle the environmental crisis, while simultaneously providing improved homes for our tenants. Our ongoing investment to our existing homes to…

Insight September 2nd 2020

Homes of the Future; at the Heart of the Nation’s Recovery

As a Group, Torus is committed to bolstering the availability of truly affordable housing options in the North West and works with local and national…

Insight August 7th 2020

Coronavirus and spike in Universal Credit Claims

Since the UK went into lockdown on 23 March, hundreds of thousands of people have been forced to apply for Universal Credit (UC) after losing…

Insight August 7th 2020

£3.6 million in financial gains for our tenants

Over the last financial year, the Torus Support Network Teams have ensured that our tenants received £3.6 million in benefits they were entitled to. “Stacy…

Insight August 7th 2020

Money Matters – Helping people on the poverty line

Not only has coronavirus been a health crisis, but it has also created a huge financial crisis. Many people, including a large proportion of our…

Insight January 22nd 2020

Why social housing underpins inclusive growth in our communities

Affordable housing is often viewed from a social perspective, simply as a vital provider of safe, clean homes for those most in need. Whilst this…

Insight May 8th 2019

A new breed of housing group

Darwin famously said that survival isn’t dependent on strength, or on intelligence, but on the ability to adapt to change. So, the fact that we’re…

Insight May 3rd 2019

A foundation for a better future

It’s only four months since the all new Torus was formed. Yet, in that time, the group has divided the business into four distinct areas:…