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Work begins on new homes in Glasgow’s West End

Glasgow based construction company CCG has commenced the construction of 18 new build residential flats in the Park Area of the city’s West End.

Published 11 June 2015

Low carbon heat plans published by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has outlined its strategy to cut carbon in Scotland’s heat system.

Published 11 June 2015

New homes for disabled veterans nearing completion

Work has almost been completed on ten new homes across two sites in Carnoustie and Inverness for Houses for Heroes Scotland.

Published 11 June 2015

Tenants satisfied with North Lanarkshire housing service

North Lanarkshire Council has announced the results of its recent tenant housing service survey.

Published 11 June 2015

You’ve got a friend in Bield

Bield is highlighting the important role that friendship can play in assisting older people to enjoy happy and fulfilled lives.

Published 11 June 2015

People power unlocks group discounted energy in Scotland

The people power of over 20,000 Scottish households has succeeded in unlocking group discounted electricity and gas offers in Scotland.

Published 11 June 2015

Regulator extends Muirhouse Housing Association intervention

The Scottish Housing Regulator has announced it is extending the statutory appointment of a manager to Muirhouse Housing Association for a further six months.

Published 11 June 2015

Builders welcome spotlight on the importance of housing

Homes for Scotland has welcomed the publication of a major report which called for a radical look at the future direction of housing policy in Scotland.

Published 11 June 2015

Bedroom tax ruling ‘opens the door’ for separated parents

A tribunal in England has ruled that separated parents are being wrongly charged with the ‘bedroom tax’ in a ruling that can open the floodgates for thousands of claimants.

Published 11 June 2015

Winners of 2015 TIS National Excellence Awards announced

TIS has announced the winners of the 2015 TIS National Excellence Awards, in association with the Scottish Government and sponsored by Dundee City Council.

Published 11 June 2015

CIH expands services in the Republic of Ireland

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) is expanding its support for housing professionals in the Republic of Ireland by appointing Tricia O’Keefe as professional development co-ordinator.

Published 11 June 2015

PRS awaits new tenancy regime consultation outcome

The private rented sector (PRS) is fully aware it has a crucial role to play in tackling Scotland’s housing crisis, according to a letting agent manager.

Published 11 June 2015

Argyll and Bute Council to launch energy efficiency scheme on Islay

The Scottish Government has awarded Argyll and Bute Council funding to deliver a range of energy efficiency measures to households in Islay.

Published 11 June 2015

Tenants and landlords making a difference at TIS Annual Conference

The hugely inspiring and motivating TIS Annual Conference 2015 saw tenants, residents and housing staff from all over Scotland working together to make a difference.

Published 11 June 2015

Award triumph for Thenue’s scrutineers

A group of tenants whose job it is to scrutinise the work of Thenue Housing Association has triumphed in a top award.

Published 11 June 2015