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Ayrshire Housing Association submits plans for 40 flats on Ayr's harbourside

Ayrshire Housing Association has submitted a planning application for 40 flats on Ayr's harbourside.

Published 12 November 2019

Abertay receives funding for 'life-changing' extension to Kingoodie property

Abertay Housing Association has received partial grant funding from the Scottish Government to extend the property of a tenant with severe developmental delay.

Published 12 November 2019

Swan Group to support Shelter Scotland's Sleepwalk 2019

Swan Group is supporting this year's Shelter Scotland Sleepwalk in Glasgow on Tuesday 3rd December.

Published 12 November 2019

Hamish Trench: Regional land use partnerships

With the Scottish Land Commission being asked to advise the Scottish Government on the establishment of regional land use partnerships, chief executive Hamish Trench looks at what the body will need to consider.

Published 12 November 2019

Housing minister officially opens LAR's largest housing development to date

Housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP officially opened LAR Housing Trust's biggest housing development to date as the charity earmarked Edinburgh as a key focus for future development.

Published 12 November 2019

New report calls for greater homelessness protection for care leavers

Housing minister Kevin Stewart has pledged to deliver new recommendations to improve support for care leavers at risk of homelessness.

Published 12 November 2019

North Lanarkshire Council welcomes 700th council house tenants

North Lanarkshire Council has welcomed its 700th tenants into their new home at the Calder Court housing development in Motherwell.

Published 12 November 2019

Barratt fundraising reaches new heights with sponsored abseil

Employees of Barratt Homes East Scotland have abseiled from the Forth Rail Bridge to raise much-needed funds for its charity of the year – Rock Trust.

Published 12 November 2019

Gas compliance firm looks for Scottish growth with key appointment

A national tech company which specialises in gas compliance software for the housing market has made a key appointment to its team as it looks to grow its presence north of the border.

Published 12 November 2019

Bellway to deliver almost 1,000 new homes with landmark investment

Bellway’s Scotland West division has announced plans to build close to 1,000 additional new homes.

Published 12 November 2019

Lettings firm Even Property acquires Capital Letters for £250k

Lettings firm Even Property, which launched just two years ago in Glasgow, has bought Capital Letters in a £250,000 deal.

Published 12 November 2019

Freedom of Information regulations come into force for Scottish RSLs

Housing associations and many of their subsidiaries are now subject to requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published 12 November 2019

Regulator to share lessons learned from annual assurance statements

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to visit ten landlords as part of a project that will result in it sharing lessons from the first round of landlord annual assurance statements.

Published 12 November 2019

Rural Stirling unveils new homes in Doune

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has unveiled its latest development of new homes in Doune.

Published 12 November 2019

Scottish Letting Day conference begins today

Around 500 landlords, letting agents and housing professionals and more than 40 exhibitors involved in private rented housing in Scotland will gather in Edinburgh today for the Scottish Letting Day conference.

Published 12 November 2019