Agnes Hunter Trust

Leith homes given million pound makeover

Residents of a Leith street who once feared they might lose their homes have benefitted from a £1 million housing improvement programme thanks to Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association.

Published 18 December 2017

Leith tenants thank volunteer advocate for pro bono help

Celebrating residents have been quick to acknowledge the help of a volunteer advocate in a successful 18-month fight to avoid losing their homes.

Published 18 November 2016

Places for People Scotland to buy Agnes Hunter Trust properties in Leith

Tenants who were facing eviction from their homes in Leith are being allowed to stay after a deal was agreed to sell the properties to Places for People Scotland.

Published 11 November 2016

Eviction threats lifted as charity decides against selling Leith homes

Tenants in Leith who were facing eviction after a charitable trust put their homes up for sale have been given a reprieve.

Published 26 May 2016

Plight of Lorne St tenants raised in Scottish Parliament

Alison Johnstone, Scottish Green MSP for Lothian region, has lodged a motion at the Scottish Parliament calling for financial support for the 200 tenants of Lorne Street in Leith who face being evicted from their homes by the charity that owns their flats.

Published 10 November 2015