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New council housing planned for Biggar

The green light has been given for new council homes to be built in Biggar.

Published 29 November 2019

Moray Council reduces new-build targets to keep housing activities ‘fundable and affordable’

Moray Council has agreed to reduce the target for building new council homes in the region to help fund future housing investment programmes.

Published 29 November 2019

Party leaders make election pledge to Citizens Advice

Scotland’s party leaders have made a General Election pledge to stand up for the Citizens Advice network in Scotland as it celebrates its 80th anniversary.

Published 29 November 2019

Community empowerment strategy to give West Dunbartonshire residents louder voice

West Dunbartonshire Council has introduced a new strategy to ensure its communities are more resilient and better supported.

Published 29 November 2019

DJ Laing Contracts secures second phase of Perth apartment project from GS Brown

DJ Laing Contracts has been awarded the contract for phase two for GS Brown Construction’s new development at Perth.

Published 29 November 2019

Glasgow bowling club flats plan fails to gain approval

Plans for a residential development on vacant ground at Shawlands Bowling Club in Glasgow have been refused by planners.

Published 29 November 2019

Double award success for Home Group flats in Pollokshaws

Graeme Nicholls Architects along with clients Home Group in Scotland and Merchant Homes Partnerships are celebrating this week after their Ashtree Road development won two prizes at the prestigious 2019 AJ Architecture Awards.

Published 28 November 2019

Grampian Housing Association submits Aberdeen flats proposal for planning

Plans by Grampian Housing Association (GHA) to redevelop the former Victoria Road School in Aberdeen into 50 affordable homes have progressed with the submission of a planning application.

Published 28 November 2019

More housing associations awarded funding to provide car ownership alternatives

Seven organisations across Scotland have been successful in the second round of the funding to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 28 November 2019

LAR Housing Trust opens its biggest-ever development

LAR Housing Trust has officially opened its biggest-ever development consisting of 64 mid-market rental flats in the East End of Glasgow.

Published 28 November 2019

Angus Council approves plan to increase affordable homes

A strategic plan to deliver more than 500 affordable homes in Angus over the next five years has been approved by councillors.

Published 28 November 2019

Kingdom Housing Association joins Perth & Kinross Common Housing Register

People who apply for social housing through the Perth and Kinross Common Housing Register (CHR) will now have more choice after Kingdom Housing Association joined the register.

Published 28 November 2019

Berwickshire Housing Association delivers workshops at local high school

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) delivered three worthwhile and interesting workshops to the S6 pupils of Eyemouth High School as a part of their transition programme into the world of ‘life after school’.

Published 28 November 2019

Pensioners at Bield development donate knitted hats to premature babies

Pensioners at a West Lothian housing development have been putting their skills to good use by knitting hats for premature babies.

Published 28 November 2019

Hillcrest Futures launches campaign to keep people warm this winter

Hillcrest Futures is urging people and companies to ditch the Christmas cards this year and instead use their money for a more charitable cause.

Published 28 November 2019