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JR Group marks completion of Link development

Paisley-based construction firm The JR Group is celebrating the completion of a landmark inner-city development in Glasgow’s East End.

Published 8 July 2020

Inverclyde Common Housing Register landlords to resume property advertisements

Landlords on the Inverclyde Common Housing Register (ICHR) can start to advertise their available properties again as the coronavirus lockdown measures have been eased in Scotland. 

Published 29 June 2020

Link trust helps over 100 people and families in need during lockdown

A trust managed by Link Group approved its 100th application this week to provide additional support to some of those hardest hit by the coronavirus and lockdown.

Published 1 June 2020

Popular housing figure Janice Conner retires after 30 years’ service

Janice Conner, Link Housing’s head of housing services, is retiring after 30 years with the housing provider this month.

Published 29 May 2020

Link and Govanhill to complete ‘missing corner’ of former Larkfield bus depot

Link Group has teamed up with Govanhill Housing Association on new proposals to complete its redevelopment of the former Larkfield bus depot site.

Published 26 May 2020

Edinburgh tackles homelessness and empty homes with Private Sector Leasing scheme

Private landlords and other property owners left with empty homes in Edinburgh due to coronavirus are being encouraged to help local people and families in critical housing need through a new scheme which aims to provide a better alternative to other forms of temporary homeless accommodation.

Published 18 May 2020

Harper Macleod briefs solicitors on operation of new First Home Fund

Following on from the launch of the new First Home Fund, Harper Macleod held a special briefing for solicitors who regularly act for shared-equity scheme purchasers.

Published 4 March 2020

£1.3bn regeneration plan unveiled for Granton Waterfront

A proposal to transform Granton Waterfront into a new coastal town with 3,500 new homes has been published by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Published 20 February 2020

Nick Pollard named new group finance director at Link Group

Link Group has appointed Nick Pollard from Kingdom as its new group finance director.

Published 3 February 2020

Council defends Link’s plans to clean up former Ravenscraig Hospital site

Link Group and Inverclyde Council have refuted calls for a social housing development on the former Ravenscraig Hospital site to be halted over claims that the land is contaminated.

Published 19 December 2019

Link Group and Blackwood to explore potential partnership opportunities

Informal discussions around a potential future partnership between Link Group and Blackwood Homes and Care have begun this week.

Published 6 November 2019

Horizon Housing Association appoints new chairperson and chief executive

Horizon Housing Association has appointed Bob McDougall as chairperson of its board of management and Lorna Cameron as its chief executive.

Published 17 October 2019

Falkirk unveils plans for more than 1,800 new affordable homes

More than 1,800 additional social housing homes are planned to be provided across the Falkirk Council area over the next five years following a bid put forward to Scottish Government.

Published 9 October 2019

Celebrations and collaborations at Kingdom Housing Association's AGM

Kingdom Housing Association held its AGM on Monday evening and celebrated the success of the association during its 40th anniversary year.

Published 18 September 2019

Social housing sector must 'think radically' to be ready for a new age, conference told

Leading figures in the Scottish social housing sector gathered in Dunblane last week for the 18th National Housing Conference, organised by law firm Harper Macleod.

Published 13 September 2019