Catherine Kenny, a 32-year-old mother of one, became the fifth homeless person to die on Belfast’s streets since January

Catherine Kenny’s life ended in the doorway of an empty shop last month in Belfast on Donegall Place just metres from the city’s majestic City Hall. (...)

Fold Housing Association together with the support of the North’s Department for Social Development (DSD) and the NI Housing Executive (NIHE) is backing an initiative, a first for the North West, which will see a construction firm assume responsibility for the site acquisition, design and construction of the multi-million pound housing project. (Photograph:   Rui Vieira/PA Wire)

One of the North’s largest housing associations is to develop 70 new homes in Derry as part of an innovative £7 million (€9.8m) project with a privat(...)

The Age Sector Platform lobby group has said older residents in Northern Ireland were more likely to be entirely reliant on state support for their income.

Pensioners in Northern Ireland have the lowest incomes in the UK, according to research. Average untaxed payments over three years from 2008 were wort(...)

The Housing Rights Service believes that the level of home repossessions is much worse in Northern Ireland than in any other part of the UK. Photograph: Pacemaker

Which would you choose as your dream home – a bungalow in a suburban street in Lisburn, County Down or a villa with an ocean view in a hot climate?It (...)