LAR Housing Trust



Housing minister officially opens LAR's largest housing development to date

Housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP officially opened LAR Housing Trust's biggest housing development to date as the charity earmarked Edinburgh as a key focus for future development.

Published 13 November 2019

LAR gets green light for East Lothian homes following appeal

LAR Housing Trust’s bid to deliver affordable homes on a site in East Lothian will go ahead after a Scottish Government Reporter dismissed the local authority’s planning refusal.

Published 2 October 2019

LAR Housing Trust appoints apprentice Lewis Yule as property manager

LAR Housing Trust is hailing modern apprentices a success after appointing its first apprentice, Lewis Yule, to the role of property manager.

Published 19 September 2019

LAR welcomes new tenants to East Lothian development

LAR Housing Trust has signed up the first tenants for its latest development in East Lothian as the waiting list for the area hits record numbers.

Published 11 July 2019

Affordable homes planned on outskirts of Aberdeen

LAR Housing Trust has teamed up with Carnoustie Links Development Ltd to lodge plans to build new affordable homes in Aberdeen.

Published 10 July 2019

LAR expands its services amid new staff factoring qualifications

LAR Housing Trust is to provide factoring services for future developments after key members of staff qualified as registered property managers.

Published 20 June 2019

Key board appointment unveiled at LAR

LAR Housing Trust has strengthened its board with the appointment of one of the best known figures in Scotland’s legal scene as a trustee.

Published 20 May 2019

Fact finding visit for housing minister at LAR development

Scotland’s housing minister has been given a progress report on a project to tackle the shortage of mid market rental homes across Scotland.

Published 16 April 2019

‘Huge disappointment’ for LAR as East Lothian housing plans rejected

Housing charity LAR has spoken of its disappointment that after a planning application for affordable homes was rejected by East Lothian Council.

Published 5 April 2019

LAR Housing Trust appoints contractor for conversion of Edinburgh’s Westwood House

Fife-based housing charity LAR Housing Trust has appointed Clark Contracts for a multi million pound project in Edinburgh.

Published 19 November 2018

LAR continues Aberdeen expansion with seventh completion

LAR Housing Trust is set to complete another development in Aberdeen, its seventh in the area.

Published 7 November 2018

Housing minister opens new LAR development in East Lothian

Housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP has officially opened LAR Housing Trust’s first ever design and build development.

Published 3 October 2018

LAR completes record deal with purchase of 64 homes

Housing charity LAR has completed its biggest ever deal for a development in the east end of Glasgow.

Published 4 July 2018

Housing charity flooded with applications from prospective tenants

Scottish housing charity LAR has been inundated with applications from prospective tenants for apartments at its new development in Cockenzie in East Lothian.

Published 21 June 2018

LAR takes ownership of 40 more Edinburgh homes

Housing charity LAR has completed its second deal this year for a development in Edinburgh.

Published 3 May 2018