East Ayrshire Council

Planning approval for East Ayrshire affordable housing development

East Ayrshire Council has granted planning consent for a new housing development at Hayhill.

Published 10 July 2017

Plans submitted for East Ayrshire affordable housing development

LMA Architects have submitted a planning application to East Ayrshire Council for a new housing development at Hayhill.

Published 7 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Council helps ensure Ayrshire private landlords know their obligations

Experts from South Ayrshire Council were on hand to guide more than 80 private landlords through a number of information workshops recently.

Published 19 January 2017

Council announces £131m investment in East Ayrshire homes

Six hundred new homes will be built in East Ayrshire and hundreds more improved in the next five years as East Ayrshire Council embarks on a £131 million programme of refreshing and renewing its housing stock.

Published 30 November 2016

Cunninghame Housing Association commences Kilmarnock regeneration

Cunninghame Housing Association, working in partnership with East Ayrshire Council and the Scottish Government, held an official ceremony yesterday to mark the progress achieved to date on the site of the new build development at Hill Street in Kilmarnock.

Published 23 November 2016

New Board members appointed at Scotland’s Housing Network

Scotland’s Housing Network appointed two new Board members when the organisation held its annual seminar and AGM last week.

Published 14 October 2016

Affordable homes planned for Kilmarnock site gifted by Diageo

A landmark regeneration plan that could create around 1,000 permanent new jobs on the site of the former Diageo bottling plant in Kilmarnock is to include a provision of affordable housing.

Published 29 September 2016

East Ayrshire Care and Repair Service works wonders for Mary

Wheelchair-bound Mary Thomson used to have to rely on her partner to help her get in and out of her house but now she can easily manage by herself following some clever remodelling of her property.

Published 5 July 2016

Shire Housing takes on new Modern Apprentice

Eighteen year old Reagan Kelly wanted to work in an office as a youngster, but never thought she’d get to realise her ambition.

Published 11 April 2016

East Ayrshire Council to extend home energy efficiency improvements

Dozens of homes in East Ayrshire are set to be warmer and more energy efficient thanks to a large scale housing improvement programme carried out by the local authority.

Published 10 March 2016

East Ayrshire homes benefit from £5.5 million improvements

Seventy-three homes in Gatehead and 100 homes in Stewarton are warmer and more energy efficient after the Council carried out a large scale housing improvement programme.

Published 9 November 2015

Galston residents show off new council homes

East Ayrshire Council representatives were given a warm welcome when they visited new council homes at Jamieson Court in Galston.

Published 28 July 2015

Kilmarnock affordable housing development handed over to council

The keys have been handed over for a £4.4 million affordable housing development in Kilmarnock.

Published 1 May 2015

Kilmarnock housing development nears completion

39 new houses at the West Langlands Street development in Kilmarnock are expected to be completed by the end of the month, with the keys being handed to new tenants just after Easter.

Published 18 March 2015