East Ayrshire Council

East Ayrshire Council agrees £182m housing investment

At a special meeting of East Ayrshire Council cabinet, an investment of £182.7 million in the area's housing was agreed upon, which will help ensure that local communities have access to a range of good quality affordable homes.

Published 18 November 2021

Work starts on new council housing development in Kilmarnock

The ground has been officially broken at a new housing development in Kilmarnock that will see 43 new East Ayrshire Council homes being built for older ambulant disabled residents by the council’s strategic partner CCG (Scotland) Ltd.

Published 29 October 2021

CCG starts work on 43 new homes in Kilmarnock

A new build housing development in Kilmarnock is now underway with 43 socially inclusive homes for older ambulant disabled residents set to be delivered by CCG on behalf of East Ayrshire Council.

Published 15 September 2021

Green light for new council homes in Drongan

East Ayrshire Council has approved plans for a dozen new council houses in Drongan.

Published 4 August 2021

East Ayrshire homes plan rejected by council

Plans to build 28 new homes have been rejected by East Ayrshire Council over fears that ancient trees would be destroyed.

Published 7 July 2021

Views sought on proposed housing development in Mauchline

East Ayrshire Council has launched a consultation on proposed housing development within Mauchline.

Published 6 July 2021

Phase two of New Cumnock Flood Protection Scheme well underway

Phase two of East Ayrshire Council's New Cumnock flood protection scheme is well underway.

Published 6 July 2021

Taylor Wimpey completes Kilmarnock homes

The final chapter of Taylor Wimpey West Scotland’s Walker’s Grove and the vision for its Altonhill development in Kilmarnock was completed this month when customers Mark and Jennifer Taylor moved into their new home at the development.

Published 23 March 2021

East Ayrshire Council agrees 1.15% rent increase

East Ayrshire Council has announced that it will be increasing rent prices by 1.15% meaning council tenants will pay £1.12 more per week. 

Published 3 March 2021

138 new Patna homes approved in principle

Developer Modern Spec Ltd has been given the green light to build 138 new homes at the site of the former Carskeoch caravan park in Patna.

Published 3 March 2021

East Ayrshire council homes set for £154m investment

Thousands of council homes in East Ayrshire are expected to benefit from a £154 million improvement plan over the next five years.

Published 13 January 2021

East Ayrshire housing staff praised for Scottish Housing Quality Standard achievement

East Ayrshire Housing staff have been praised for successfully achieving a Scottish Housing Quality Standard.

Published 13 January 2021

East Ayrshire Council appoints Eddie Fraser as new chief executive

Eddie Fraser has been appointed as the new chief executive of East Ayrshire Council to replace Fiona Lees when she retires in a few weeks’ time.

Published 9 December 2020

Consultation opens on proposed Kilmarnock housing development

A public consultation is being held on a new housing development proposed for Bellevue Gardens, Kilmarnock.

Published 9 December 2020

Ayrshire as Growth Deal milestone paves way for infrastructure investment

The £251 million Ayrshire Growth Deal was officially signed today paving the way for the creation of thousands of jobs and the investment of millions of pounds into the region.

Published 20 November 2020