Aberdeenshire Council

Plans lodged for Huntly affordable homes

Aberdeenshire Council has submitted plans for the creation of 12 affordable homes within a conservation area in Huntly town centre.

Published 10 August 2016

New powers for Aberdeenshire Council to tackle housing shortage

Aberdeenshire Council officers have been handed new powers to buy property in a bid to increase the supply of affordable housing and tackle homelessness.

Published 13 May 2016

Stonehaven residents encouraged to carry out property checks

Aberdeenshire Council is encouraging property owners in Stonehaven to carry out a 'health check' of homes and businesses.

Published 21 April 2016

Plans for 54 Aberdeenshire affordable homes back on track

Two council housing developments in Aberdeenshire worth more than £8 million are back on track a year after the contractor for the works went into administration, the Aberdeen Evening Express has reported.

Published 31 March 2016

New regeneration strategy for Aberdeenshire

A new regeneration strategy aimed at creating strong and diverse towns and vibrant, growing communities has been approved by Aberdeenshire Council.

Published 29 March 2016

£150m Aberdeenshire proposal to include 600 new homes

Plans for a new £150 million mixed use development that will create a new town centre, with housing, retail, leisure and business facilities at Blackdog have been lodged with Aberdeenshire Council.

Published 24 March 2016

Aberdeenshire approves £60m housing spend in 2016/17 budget

A total of £60 million is to be invested into housing in Aberdeenshire as councillors agreed its budgets for the year ahead.

Published 12 February 2016

£250m City Deal for Aberdeen to be signed today

The north east of Scotland is to benefit from over £500 million of funding to improve its housing and infrastructure.

Published 28 January 2016

Councillors recommended to approve Stonehaven flood protection scheme

The progression of a £16 million scheme to protect Stonehaven from future flooding is set to be approved by Aberdeenshire Council next week.

Published 22 January 2016

Aberdeenshire Council to tender for housing energy efficiency works

Council houses across Aberdeenshire are to receive an energy efficiency boost with the installation of solar panels.

Published 20 January 2016

Affordable housing funding boost for Aberdeenshire

Work to increase Aberdeenshire Council’s supply of affordable housing has received an extra boost with an allocation of £3.2 million from council reserves, and over £200,000 from developer contributions.

Published 19 January 2016

Tributes follow death of Aberdeenshire Council head of housing Douglas Edwardson

The Scottish social housing sector has paid tribute to Aberdeenshire Council’s head of housing Douglas Edwardson who died following a crash earlier this month.

Published 18 December 2015

Plans for 3.75 per cent annual council rent increase to build Aberdeenshire homes

Aberdeenshire councillors are being asked to back a plan to increase rents on council houses to tackle a major waiting list for council homes in the area.

Published 14 December 2015

Plans lodged for 1,500 homes near Aberdeenshire village

Plans have been submitted for a 1,500 home development on the outskirts of a North-east village.

Published 8 December 2015

New homes bring boost to Aberdeenshire village community

A housing project which brought 12 families to an Aberdeenshire village has been praised by residents new and old.

Published 1 December 2015