Govanhill Housing Association

Obituary: Ann Scott: Founder member of Govanhill Housing Association and stalwart of the community controlled housing movement

Govanhill Housing Association is sad to announce the death of dedicated committee member Ann Scott following a short illness.

Published 12 November 2018

Local youth funding boost as Govanhill is named Glasgow’s 10th ‘Thriving Place’

Govanhill is set to benefit from additional funding for youth work after the area was named Glasgow’s 10th ‘Thriving Place’, with Govanhill Housing Association with set to play a key role.

Published 18 October 2018

Govanhill Housing Association elects Annie Macfarlane as new chairperson

Annie Macfarlane has been elected to the position of chairperson of Govanhill Housing Association following the retirement of John McLardie who stood down at the Annual General Meeting this month.

Published 27 September 2018

Govanhill Housing Association delivers 22 new homes

A ceremony to open Govanhill Housing Association’s new development on the site of the former Our Lady of Consolation RC Church in Inglefield Street was attended on Friday by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and other elected representatives.

Published 20 August 2018

Window replacement programme enters tenth phase in Govanhill

Tenants of Govanhill Housing Association are set to benefit from the latest phase of a housing improvement programme with the installation of new, high-quality windows.

Published 24 May 2018

All change at Govanhill Housing Association as long standing director retires

Govanhill Housing Association has announced the retirement of its director Anne Lear after 22 years of service.

Published 3 April 2018

Community café has growth on the menu with City Building support

City Building has boosted a Glasgow community café’s plans to expand after donating much needed catering equipment.

Published 27 March 2018

CCG on track with new homes for Govanhill Housing Association

Construction firm CCG (Scotland) Ltd is working on behalf of Govanhill Housing Association to transform Inglefield Street in the south side of Glasgow.

Published 8 February 2018

CCG to commence window replacement contract for Govanhill Housing Association

Construction specialist CCG (Scotland) Ltd has commenced a window replacement contract with Govanhill Housing Association in the south side of Glasgow.

Published 25 January 2018

Council could buy homes from rogue landlords as full extent of disrepair and mismanagement revealed

Glasgow City Council has set aside almost £50 million to bring up to 500 properties under public ownership as a newspaper investigation revealed many homes to be in a state of squalor and landlords with serious criminal convictions.

Published 18 September 2017

CCG completes Govanhill window replacement contract

Glasgow-based construction firm CCG has completed a window replacement contract to 86 properties in the south of the city on behalf of Govanhill Housing Association.

Published 18 August 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

Plan to acquire and upgrade hundreds more homes in Govanhill

Up to 350 homes in the Govanhill area of Glasgow are to be upgraded and made available for social renting thanks to a funding package that could total over £34 million.

Published 17 February 2017

Window installation scheme to begin at Govanhill Housing Association

Over 80 Govanhill Housing Association properties in Glasgow are set to receive new windows.

Published 30 January 2017

Planning submitted for 22 new homes in Govanhill

Plans have been submitted for a new housing development on the site of a modernist church in Glasgow on behalf of Govanhill Housing Association.

Published 10 January 2017