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Outline plans lodged for housing development to extend eastern edge of Alloa

Initial plans have been submitted for a mixed-use housing development at Carsebridge, on the eastern edge of Alloa.

Published 11 May 2021

Queen's Speech 'must include reform of Universal Credit', says CAS

In advance of the Queen’s Speech later today, Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for Universal Credit reform to be a UK Government priority in its legislative agenda.

Published 11 May 2021

Work to start on new Largs sheltered housing project

Work is to get underway on a further North Ayrshire Council development of modern new homes for older people at St Colm’s Place in Largs.

Published 11 May 2021

Coatbridge sheltered housing renovation work begins

A £1.9 million renovation project is now under way at Dundyvan Gardens sheltered housing complex in Coatbridge to provide a modern and inspiring homely environment for residents.

Published 11 May 2021

William Anderson: Charity accounts work needs more than faith and hope

William Anderson, audit, accounts and charity partner, Meston Reid & Co, highlights the need for responsible governance, transparency, accountability and a professional approach when it comes to charity finances.

Published 11 May 2021

Renters face much higher housing costs than homeowners, find Austrian researchers

Housing costs are felt more by households that rent, according to new research by Vienna University of Economics and Business.

Published 11 May 2021

Wind farms generate £2.4m funding for South Lanarkshire communities

Farmers clubs, community groups and football teams are among those to benefit from £2.4 million of funding from the Renewable Energy Fund (REF), administered by South Lanarkshire Council.

Published 11 May 2021

Jo Armstrong named new chair at Wheatley Group

Wheatley Group has today announced Jo Armstrong as its new chair. 

Published 10 May 2021

West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative appoints Stephanie Marshall as new director

West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative has appointed Stephanie Marshall as its new director following the retirement of former director Paul Farrell.

Published 10 May 2021

Kingdom Housing Association to build on success with new Corporate Plan

Kingdom Housing Association has reaffirmed its commitment to providing More Than A Home with the announcement of an ambitious development programme and commitment to customer excellence over the next five years.

Published 10 May 2021

SHR: Most RSLs have coped well short term financial impact of pandemic

Most registered social landlords (RSLs) have coped well over the last year with the short term financial impacts of the pandemic, according to a new report published by the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR). 

Published 10 May 2021

Paul Hillard: We need to build better homes more quickly to tackle Scotland’s housing crisis

Paul Hillard, managing director of Irvine Housing Association, reveals why better homes are needed to tackle Scotland's housing crisis.

Published 10 May 2021

Cube formally becomes part of GHA

Cube Housing Association has formally become part of Glasgow Housing Association (GHA).

Published 10 May 2021

Housing high on the agenda as Evelyn Tweed elected to Scottish Parliament

Former housing professional Evelyn Tweed has succeeded in her bid to become an MSP following the Scottish Parliamentary Elections 2021 last week.

Published 10 May 2021

Shire awards reactive repairs contract to Turner Property Services

Turner Property Services Ltd has secured a new contract for the provision of Shire Housing Association's reactive and void repairs service.

Published 10 May 2021