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Work starts on 172-home development at Paisley site

Construction has begun on a new housing development which will bring 172 properties to a former car manufacturing site in Paisley.

Published 10 December 2019

Barratt Homes reveals housing plans for former college site in Kilmarnock

The former Ayrshire College site in Kilmarnock is set to be transformed into a community of new homes as Barratt Homes starts work on the site.

Published 10 December 2019

Regulator launches inquiry into Glasgow City Council’s homelessness services

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to investigate Glasgow City Council’s service for people who are homeless after finding that a “significant number of people” are still failing to receive temporary and emergency accommodation when required.

Published 9 December 2019

Laura Henderson appointed new managing director at Loretto Housing and Cube

Loretto Housing and Cube have appointed Laura Henderson as their new managing director.

Published 9 December 2019

Plan for 300 Aberdeen city centre homes move forward

Councillors have approved a development programme for a new residential quarter in the heart of Aberdeen. 

Published 9 December 2019

Housing associations appoint TC Young as legal advisors

Clydebank Housing Association and Elderpark Housing have announced the appointment of TC Young as new legal advisors.

Published 9 December 2019

Legislation to improve housing rights for disabled people

New legislation will make it easier for people living with disabilities to make communal areas around their home more accessible.

Published 9 December 2019

Former CIH Scotland head to lead community safeguarding charity

Community safeguarding charity Sacro has announced the appointment of Annie Mauger-Thompson as its new chief executive.

Published 9 December 2019

New proposals for Edinburgh’s New Town revealed

Ambitious new proposals for one of Edinburgh’s largest development projects for more than a decade have been unveiled.

Published 9 December 2019

Ambassador Homes to bring townhouse living to Pollokshaws

Ambassador Homes is planning to bring townhouse living to the market in Pollokshaws with the development of 17 homes on the site of a former laundry at Wellmeadow Road.

Published 9 December 2019

Plans lodged for Loch Lomond housing developments

Planning applications have been submitted to Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park which would see 14 new homes built in the region.

Published 9 December 2019

Story Scotland supports people experiencing homelessness by volunteering with Simon Community Scotland

A team from civil engineering and plant supply company Story Scotland eschewed their usual Christmas video and instead dedicated their time to helping people experiencing homelessness in the run-up to Christmas.

Published 9 December 2019

More than 500 house fires recorded over Christmas 2018 in Scotland

More than 500 accidental house fires were recorded across Scotland during last year’s festive season, according to the latest statistics revealed today by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.

Published 9 December 2019

Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline sees 25% increase in calls

New figures released today by Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline (SDAFMH) show a 25% increase in the volume of calls to the helpline support in the year 2018-19.

Published 9 December 2019

Home Group chosen to lead redevelopment of Glasgow Meat Market

Home Group has been chosen to lead the redevelopment of the original Glasgow Meat Market.

Published 6 December 2019