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Three-quarters of Scots are concerned about money

A new report by Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has revealed that 76% of Scottish adults are in some way concerned about money or debt in the next year.

Published 14 October 2019

Glasgow landlords to receive training on dispute management

SafeDeposits Scotland is hosting workshops in Glasgow to provide dispute management training to the city's landlords.

Published 14 October 2019

Highland Council hosts health awareness events in Fort William

On Thursday 24th October, a wide variety of activities are being held in Fort William aimed at making people more aware of their own health and highlighting some of the fun and supportive options available to residents to encourage good health and wellbeing.

Published 14 October 2019

Private landlords give cautious welcome to Scottish Labour Housing Commission

The Scottish Association of Landlords (SAL) has welcomed the Scottish Labour Party’s Housing Commission report but warned that knee-jerk regulation could prevent the goals of the commission being delivered.

Published 14 October 2019

Conference explores opportunities for accelerating the delivery of affordable new homes

Delegates from local authorities, housing associations and construction contractors will come together next week in Edinburgh to look at key topics relating to the construction of social housing across Scotland.  

Published 14 October 2019

Hillcrest highlights progress at Ellengowan regeneration project in Dundee

Hillcrest Homes’ £20.5 million redevelopment of Dundee’s Ellengowan Drive has reached another landmark with internal striping almost complete, making way for the first phase of houses to be fully removed to make way for the new homes.

Published 11 October 2019

David Rennie: Opening and operating Project Bank Accounts

David Rennie, relationship director, public sector & higher education Scotland, Royal Bank of Scotland, outlines the benefits of Project Bank Accounts in streamlining payments. 

Published 11 October 2019

English council takes 50% stake in Scottish energy company

An English local authority has invested £18 million in return for a 50% stake in Scottish energy provider Together Energy to supply its residents with green electricity.

Published 11 October 2019

Queens Cross Housing Association merges services to make Queen's Cross Wellbeing

Queens Cross Housing Association is to merge its services for older people, young homeless people and those experiencing mental health issues in northwest Glasgow.

Published 11 October 2019

Ardenglen Housing Association and Elderpark Housing in running for top Glasgow awards

Ardenglen Housing Association and Elderpark Housing have made it onto the shortlist for the annual Evening Times Community Champions Awards.

Published 11 October 2019

Highland Housing Alliance shortlisted for UK-wide award

Highland Housing Alliance has been shortlisted for the 'Best Regeneration Project' award at the Inside Housing Development Awards.

Published 11 October 2019

Craigdale Housing Association shortlisted for CIH Scotland Excellence Award

Craigdale Housing Association has been shortlisted for the CIH Scotland 2019 Award for Excellence in Organisational Change.

Published 11 October 2019

Demolition begins to make way for 30 new homes in Airdrie

Housing regeneration plans are well underway in Airdrie with demolition work now taking place at the site of former council housing at Northburn Place in Rawyards.

Published 11 October 2019

Scottish tenants 'forget half a million pounds in unclaimed deposits'

Scottish tenants could be due hundreds of pounds as SafeDeposits Scotland revealed that nearly 2,000 renters haven’t claimed tenancy deposits worth over £500,000.

Published 11 October 2019

Total Homes Co-operative bags fifth award nomination

Total Homes Co-operative, a Glasgow-based reuse social enterprise, has added another award nomination to its roster after being open for just ten months.

Published 11 October 2019