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Largest Perth council housing development in eight years now under way

Perth and Kinross Council announced yesterday that work has begun on 70 new council homes on the western edge of Perth.

Published 19 September 2019

Bellsmyre Housing Association tenants feel building new homes is a high priority

A recent tenant survey carried out by Bellsmyre Housing Association revealed that more than 85% of respondents rate the building of new homes as a high priority.

Published 19 September 2019

LAR Housing Trust appoints apprentice Lewis Yule as property manager

LAR Housing Trust is hailing modern apprentices a success after appointing its first apprentice, Lewis Yule, to the role of property manager.

Published 19 September 2019

Citizens Advice Scotland calls for end to five-week wait for Universal Credit

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has today called upon the British Government to end the current five-week wait for Universal Credit.

Published 19 September 2019

Home Group unites with Shelter Scotland in fight for housing rights

Home Group has teamed up with Shelter Scotland in a quest for housing to be recognised as a human right.

Published 19 September 2019

Persimmon Homes submits plans to build homes at former Dundee whisky bottling plant

New plans have been submitted by Persimmon Homes to build 71 new homes as part of a development on the former Stewart's Cream of Barlet bottling plant on the Kingsway.

Published 19 September 2019

Govan Housing Association to hold event Brexit information event for EU nationals

Govan Housing Association is working together with EU Citizens Rights Project Scotland to host an event for EU nationals to discuss worries about Brexit.

Published 19 September 2019

Dramatic increase in the number of homeless elderly people in the UK

There has been a drastic increase in the number of elderly people seeking help for homelessness since 2012-13, data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveals.

Published 19 September 2019

Kingdom Housing Association bounces into action on Scottish Housing Day

To celebrate Scottish Housing Day, Kingdom Housing Association bounced into action at The Henge in Glenrothes with an extra special tenant roadshow.

Published 19 September 2019

Lochfield Park Housing Association hosts coffee morning for MacMillan Cancer Support

Lochfield Park Housing Association has raised £903.38 for MacMillan Cancer Support by hosting the "World's Biggest Coffee Morning".

Published 19 September 2019

Osprey Housing Group hosts fundraising football event

Osprey Housing Group has raised nearly £600 for the Trussell Trust by hosting a football fundraising event with members of the local community in Aberdeenshire.

Published 19 September 2019

Melville Housing Association celebrates Scottish Housing Day

To celebrate Scottish Housing Day 2019 yesterday, Melville Housing Association released a short film made with the help of tenants.

Published 19 September 2019

Barratt Homes East raises over £80,000 for homelessness charity

Barratt Homes East Scotland has raised over £80,000 for homelessness charity Rock Trust at its inaugural charity dinner.

Published 19 September 2019

Population of Scottish islands show signs of increasing

The population of the Scottish islands are showing signs of increasing after years of decline, the BBC reports.

Published 19 September 2019

Scottish property market 'leaving England in the dust'

Scotland's property market has experienced price rises of 1.4%, almost five times the rate of growth in England, the latest provisional statistics from the UK House Price Index (HPI) show.

Published 19 September 2019