We were established by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) to provide services that deliver high standards and best practice across the housing sector. Backed by its unparalleled blend of policy work, research and analysis, we’ve supported hundreds of clients since 2007.


What we do

We deliver sector-leading:

  • advice and support to develop strategy and drive improvement across a range of disciplines
  • performance analysis that improves effectiveness and value for money
  • collaboration to inspire ideas and model practice.

Our added value comes from:

  • working to CIH professional standards
  • unique UK-wide knowledge, insight and expertise informed by CIH
  • innovative thinking and bespoke solutions through customer focused collaboration.

What we stand for

Vision: to be a leading housing sector consultancy.

Mission: to maximise financial and other benefits to CIH and its members through the delivery of consultancy services.


  • customer focused – putting clients’ needs first
  • quality – striving for excellence in all that we do
  • professionalism – being experts and behaving ethically
  • collaboration – working alongside our customers to add real value

CIH Consultancy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Chartered Institute of Housing. All our profits are reinvested back into CIH to support its wider role and work.