Glasgow City Council

Glasgow homes could be reassigned to North Lanarkshire Council

A consultation is underway on proposals to assign the homes of a number of Glasgow residents to a different local authority.

Published 16 June 2017

Glasgow empty homes project saves £1m

Empty homes work in Glasgow has unlocked £1 million in VAT savings and boosted the delivery of much-needed affordable housing.

Published 13 June 2017

Sighthill regeneration project is 'decades ahead of schedule'

The £250 million regeneration of Sighthill – the biggest such project in the UK outside of London – is "10 to 20 years" ahead of schedule, Glasgow City Council has said.

Published 19 May 2017

Funding boost for successful initiative to eradicate homelessness in Glasgow

An already successful approach towards eradicating rough sleeping on the streets of Glasgow has been awarded a grant of over £400,000 to help maintain its work.

Published 18 April 2017

£12m funding boost for north Glasgow regeneration projects

A regeneration plan for the north of Glasgow has been granted a £12.6 million investment by the Glasgow City Region committee.

Published 13 April 2017

Wheatley launches £3.7bn joint venture with repairs service efficiency pledge

A new £3.7 billion joint venture (JV) between Wheatley Group and Glasgow City Council launched this week with a pledge to provide a modern, localised and even more efficient repairs and maintenance service to thousands of affordable housing tenants.

Published 4 April 2017

Child sex abuser among four Govanhill landlords banned from renting homes

A convicted child sex offender who tried to apply for a landlord's permit from behind bars is among four men to be banned from renting homes by Glasgow City Council.

Published 22 March 2017

Thenue to deliver £6.3m housing boost to Glasgow’s East End

A multi-million housing boost for Bridgeton in Glasgow’s East End was unveiled by Thenue Housing this week as housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP cut the first soil to mark the start of building work.

Published 16 March 2017

Work starts on new homes and office for Tollcross Housing Association

Tollcross Housing Association has celebrated the start of work on a new £8.5 million project that will provide 47 new high quality affordable flats and houses for rent as well as a new office.

Published 10 March 2017

Partners pledge apprenticeship opportunities for school-leavers

Ninety young people from some of Scotland’s most deprived communities are being given the chance to kick-start their career through new apprenticeships.

Published 10 March 2017

Affordable housing plan will help GHA with Baillieston regeneration

GHA has announced plans to build affordable housing in the Baillieston area of Glasgow.

Published 9 March 2017

New resource launched for homeless jobseekers in Glasgow

Glasgow City Council’s Poverty Leadership Panel (PLP) has launched a pocket sized information card to help homeless jobseekers.

Published 8 March 2017

Govanhill to get 350 new homes as part of £6m project

Glasgow City Council has approved a long term housing plan for Govanhill that has earmarked £6.4 million to allow housing associations to build 350 new homes in the area.

Published 3 March 2017

£6.8m charitable bond to fund 82 new affordable homes for Govan

South Glasgow is set to benefit from 82 new affordable homes for social rent, helped by £5 million support from an innovative Scottish Government scheme.

Published 1 March 2017

Parkhead Housing Association begins work at former school site

Parkhead Housing Association (PHA) has cut ground on a new development which will deliver 60 new high quality affordable homes at the site of the old Quarrybrae School.

Published 21 February 2017