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Passivhaus-standard affordable housing plan lodged for Diageo’s former Dundashill distillery

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has submitted an application for planning permission to create 89 affordable homes at the former Diageo distillery site at Dundashill, Glasgow.

Published 31 July 2019

GHA breathes life into Glasgow stables as first tenants move into new flats

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow has been transformed into 52 new flats for mid-market rent.

Published 18 July 2019

Housing to 2040 exhibition team named

Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (ESALA) and award-winning practice Collective Architecture will deliver a travelling exhibition to support the Scottish Government’s consultation on the future for housing in Scotland.

Published 16 July 2019

£500,000 Queens Cross project converts offices to homes for rent

Queens Cross Housing Association is bringing five vacant commercial properties in north west Glasgow back into productive use as new homes.

Published 20 June 2019

Plans lodged for first phase of £90m regeneration of Glasgow canal area

Plans to build more than 600 new homes in one of Glasgow’s key regeneration areas have moved a step closer to becoming reality.A masterplan for the site in Hamiltonhill received planning permission in principle in December. And now, developers behind the £90 million mixed-tenure project have submitted a further application to build the first of four phases.

Published 8 May 2019

New masterplan points way ahead for £56m regeneration of Govan

A vision for the regeneration of Govan which proposes the construction of 200 new homes has been considered by Glasgow City Council’s neighbourhoods, housing and public realm committee.

Published 31 January 2019

Galashiels affordable homes plan lodged by Eildon

Eildon Housing Association has submitted an application to build 69 homes on the outskirts of Galashiels.

Published 12 November 2018

Plans lodged for new Cunninghame Housing Association development at former Lockerbie school site

Collective Architecture has submitted planning for the redevelopment of the former Lockerbie Academy site to provide 45 new affordable houses on behalf of Cunninghame Housing Association.

Published 15 October 2018

Further recognition for affordable homes at Leith Fort

Having already won a string of awards including the coveted Saltire Medal at the Saltire Housing Design Awards, Leith Fort has been named Affordable Housing Development of the Year at the Herald Property Awards for Scotland.

Published 1 October 2018

Hillcrest submits redevelopment plans for Dundee housing estate

A planning application for the development of 130 properties on the Ellengowan estate in Dundee was submitted to the local authority last week.

Published 4 July 2018

Port of Leith Housing Association and Hanover welcome Saltire Society recognition

Developments by Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) and Hanover Scotland Housing Association have been praised at this year’s Saltire Housing Design Awards.

Published 22 June 2018

PoLHA welcomes Homes for Scotland award for Leith Fort

An ambitious 94 affordable homes project, which is creating a new community at Edinburgh’s Leith Fort, has been named as affordable development of the year at this year’s Homes for Scotland awards.

Published 30 May 2018

Leith Fort shortlisted for Scottish Home Award

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) and the City of Edinburgh Council have been shortlisted for a Scottish Home Award for the new development at Leith Fort.

Published 22 May 2018

Sanctuary’s plans for former Victoria Infirmary site approved

Sanctuary Homes has been given the go-ahead to redevelop the former Victoria Infirmary site in Glasgow.

Published 9 May 2018

Sanctuary submits housing plans for former Victoria Infirmary site in Glasgow

Sanctuary Homes has submitted its masterplan, planning application and listed building application to redevelop the former site of Glasgow’s Victoria Infirmary.

Published 3 October 2017