Link Group

Plans approved for 121 affordable homes on former Glasgow bus depot site

Link Group, in partnership with Govanhill Housing Association, has been awarded planning approval to build 121 apartments at the former site of Larkfield bus depot.

Published 31 March 2021

Link secures £20,000 to install external bike storage

Link Housing Association is among 173 organisations to benefit from £1.79 million which has been allocated from the Scottish Government active travel budget.

Published 11 March 2021

Link Housing to help nearly 500 digitally excluded households get online

Link Housing is to help 496 low income and digitally excluded households across central Scotland get online.

Published 8 March 2021

Link’s shared equity initiatives helping buyers and building success

Link Group has welcomed the publication of the Scottish Government’s First Home Fund evaluation which outlines the impact of the scheme in helping over 8,000 households into home ownership in Scotland.

Published 1 March 2021

Ken Fox appointed Link Group’s director of digital services

Link Group's existing head of ICT&D, Ken Fox, has this week been named the housing and community organisation’s new director of digital services.

Published 17 February 2021

Housing minister to open accessible housing summit focused on homes for life

A new digital event aiming to move accessible housing up the national agenda is taking place in March, it was announced this week.

Published 27 January 2021

Link Group delivers 293 much-needed homes despite lockdown

Despite ongoing national restrictions, Link Group has continued to work safely with its construction partners to build affordable homes for the people and families who need them most.

Published 19 January 2021

Lintel Trust transfers from Link Group to Scottish Procurement Alliance

Scotland’s housing association charity Lintel Trust and the Scottish Procurement Alliance (SPA) have officially joined forces following a successful four-year partnership.

Published 18 January 2021

Link Group invests in HACT's social value roadmap

Link Group has become the first Scottish investor in HACT’s social value roadmap.

Published 13 January 2021

Link Group to 'Kickstart' 37 careers for young people

Thirty-seven young people are to be provided jobs within Link Group as part of the UK Government’s £2 billion Kickstart scheme it was announced this week.

Published 11 December 2020

Link puts sustainability first with new certification

Link Group has become the first housing association in Scotland to achieve an internationally recognised accreditation.

Published 8 December 2020

Report outlines progress of Edinburgh homelessness initiative throughout COVID-19

A progress report to the City of Edinburgh Council’s Housing, Homelessness and Fair Work Committee last week updated members on delivery of the council’s Private Sector Leasing (PSL) scheme, managed by Link Housing Association.

Published 11 November 2020

More than 100 new affordable homes completed in East Kilbride

Developer Swan Group and construction firm The JR Group have worked in partnership to complete a new social housing development of 105 homes at Law Place in East Kilbride – one of the largest projects of its kind in the area.

Published 12 October 2020

JR Group offers a warm welcome home to Link residents with gift box

The JR Group, which has worked alongside Link Group to deliver high quality social housing across Scotland for more than five years, has created an initiative that gives every new resident a welcome gift box in an effort to make moving day a little smoother.

Published 1 October 2020

JR Group delivers affordable homes in Wishaw

JR Group has successfully delivered 30 affordable homes on East Academy Street in Wishaw as it awaits a decision on plans for 12 more flats in the town.

Published 11 August 2020