Glasgow City Council

Glasgow to host self-build homes event

Glasgow City Council is to host an information event on a pioneering self-build project in Maryhill.

Published 28 April 2016

One in five Glasgow residents live in overcrowded homes, census reveals

A detailed analysis of housing trends in Glasgow has revealed that while overcrowding has reduced, one in five city residents still live in cramped conditions.

Published 19 April 2016

Tender issued for contractors at £250m Sighthill transformation

Glasgow City Council has issued a tender for lead contractors to progress the ‘Blue-Green’ infrastructure works at its £250 million transformation of Sighthill.

Published 23 March 2016

Sanctuary Scotland housing project helps families’ fortunes

An affordable housing project has made life better for dozens of families in Glasgow.

Published 22 March 2016

Wheatley Group to provide £30m housing boost for Glasgow

A Glasgow community is in line for a £30 million boost that will see more than 170 new affordable homes built and hundreds of existing houses upgraded.

Published 17 March 2016

Revised housing plan lodged for Glasgow's West End

A planning application for 98 homes at Park Quadrant in the West End of Glasgow has been submitted to the city's council.

Published 14 March 2016

Glasgow City Council to lose 1,500 jobs amid £130m cuts

Glasgow City Council has announced that around 1,500 jobs are set to go as part of £130 million in cuts to its budget.

Published 11 March 2016

Wheatley Group becomes 50-50 joint owner of City Building Glasgow

Wheatley Group has today confirmed it will progress plans to deliver its repairs and maintenance service through a new joint venture (JV) with Glasgow City Council.

Published 25 February 2016

New social housing completed on banks of Forth & Clyde Canal

Councillor Frank McAveety, leader of Glasgow City Council, joined tenants of a stylish new affordable housing development on the banks of the Forth and Clyde Canal as they celebrate the start of Queens Cross Housing Association’s 40th anniversary year.

Published 24 February 2016

Tenants ‘in heaven’ thanks to Glasgow church site homes

An affordable housing development with an adjoining church has been described as ‘divine’ by its new residents.

Published 18 February 2016

Glasgow City Deal funding for drainage plan to allow building of 22,000 new homes

An urban flooding project to tackle the deficiencies in Glasgow's drainage system and allow the building of 22,000 new homes on previously unviable brownfield sites has been received a funding boost.

Published 17 February 2016

Glasgow to host 2016 Homeless World Cup

The 2016 Homeless World Cup is to be held in Glasgow, it was announced yesterday.

Published 16 February 2016

Project aims to transform Glasgow’s empty properties into homes again

A new partnership has been launched to tackle the problem of Glasgow’s empty homes.

Published 9 February 2016

Planning permission given for two competing plans for Glasgow meadow

Glasgow City Council has approved plans to allow a developer to build 90 new flats at North Kelvin Meadow but has also given volunteers a chance to preserve the “community-created” green space.

Published 2 February 2016

GHA tenants asked for views on Gallowgate regeneration plans

Tenants in Glasgow are helping to shape the next stage of the regeneration of the Gallowgate.

Published 1 February 2016