Councillors in Aberdeenshire have made a commitment to increase the number of affordable houses in the region.
Published 6 November 2015
Aberdeenshire Council has accepted a tender to complete a low-energy affordable housing development in Fraserburgh which temporarily stalled earlier this year.
Published 9 October 2015
Owners of empty properties in Aberdeenshire are to be given up to a year before an additional council tax fee is applied, as part of an effort to bring homes back into use more quickly.
Published 22 September 2015
Revised plans to transform part of Inverurie Loco Works into a hostel have been narrowly approved by councillors.
Published 17 September 2015
Housing and better connectivity have been unveiled as two of the main priorities set out in proposals for an Aberdeen City Region Deal.
Published 8 September 2015
A new £5 million extra care housing complex for adults with learning disabilities was officially opened last week by Aberdeenshire Provost Hamish Vernal.
Published 25 August 2015
Aberdeenshire Council has accepted a tender from Bancon Homes to complete a £3 million affordable housing development in Inverurie which temporarily stalled earlier this year.
Published 31 July 2015
A new organisation set up to deliver mid market housing in Aberdeenshire is to acquire its first homes next month.
Published 26 June 2015
Time capsules have been buried at two Aberdeenshire housing projects after local children looked back to the future.
Published 26 June 2015
Up to 160 new affordable homes will be provided in the north east as part of a Scottish Government-led initiative unveiled yesterday by social justice secretary Alex Neil.
Published 23 June 2015
Plans for a 400-home development on the edge of Stonehaven have been withdrawn by Stewart Milne Homes.
Published 15 June 2015
The first houses built for mid-market rent are set to be handed over to Aberdeenshire Council by the end of this month, councillors have been informed.
Published 8 June 2015
Modular housing is being considered in a bid to build homes quickly to try to encourage vital key workers to the North East.
Published 15 May 2015
Planning applications for a travellers site were rejected last week at an Aberdeenshire Council meeting.
Published 5 May 2015
Aberdeenshire Council will be asked to decide on two retrospective planning applications relating to an unauthorised Gypsy/Traveller site near St Cyrus today.
Published 30 April 2015