Melville Housing Association

Melville Housing's Corn Exchange redevelopment wins prestigious national award

The Dalkeith Corn Exchange, recently renovated and reopened by Melville Housing Association, has won a prestigious award from the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS).

Published 13 July 2017

Melville staff smash fundraising record for Alzheimer Scotland

Melville Housing Association’s team of 30 dedicated staff have smashed their previous fundraising best by raising £3,053 for dementia charity Alzheimer Scotland.

Published 2 May 2017

Revamped Dalkeith Corn Exchange wins 2017 Civic Trust Award

The historic Grade A-Listed Corn Exchange in Dalkeith has won a 2017 Civic Trust Award following its recent regeneration by Melville Housing Association.

Published 30 March 2017

End of an era as Melville sells last Right to Buy home

Melville Housing Association has celebrated the completion of its final home sale under the now abolished Right to Buy scheme.

Published 21 March 2017

Melville to deliver £1.6m in home upgrades over the coming year

Melville Housing Association is to invest nearly £1.6 million in upgrades to tenants’ homes over the next 12 months with the main focus being the replacement of older kitchens.

Published 3 March 2017

Investigation continues into gas leak at Melville development

Public health experts are continuing to investigate how to address the cause of raised carbon dioxide levels resulted in tenants of a Melville Housing development in Gorebridge being moved out of their homes.

Published 1 March 2017

Melville team picks up prestigious national award

Melville Housing Association’s Welfare Benefits team, who last year helped tenants access more than £500,000 in benefits that would otherwise have remained unclaimed, has won a prestigious national award from the Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation (IRRV).

Published 28 October 2016

Melville runners smash fundraising target

An intrepid team of six ‘athletes’ from Melville Housing Association have smashed their charity fundraising target to raise almost £1500 at the Great Scottish Run.

Published 11 October 2016

Long serving Melville board member passes away

Melville Housing Association is sad to announce that one of its longest serving board members Bill McAleece passed away on Wednesday 29 June 2016.

Published 26 July 2016

Royal opening for historic Corn Exchange after Melville revamp

Dalkeith’s historic Corn Exchange, one of Midlothian’s most culturally significant buildings, has received royal approval following its official opening by HRH The Duke of Gloucester.

Published 4 July 2016

Melville pitches in to help out Cherokees

Melville Housing Association has continued its support of the Arniston Rangers Cherokees, the under-eights team of Arniston Rangers Youth Football Club (ARYFC).

Published 3 June 2016

Customers give Melville Housing Association big thumbs up

Melville Housing Association has recorded its highest ever satisfaction levels, following a major survey of customers carried out at the start of the year.

Published 9 May 2016

Melville staff dig deep for Sick Kids Friends Foundation

Staff from Melville Housing Association have dug deep to raise almost £650 for the Sick Kids Friends Foundation (SKFF), the charity that supports children, young patients and their families throughout Scotland.

Published 3 May 2016

Melville opens its doors at Dalkeith Corn Exchange

Melville Housing Association has welcomed the first customers to its new office at the renovated and restored Dalkeith Corn Exchange.

Published 31 March 2016

Melville Housing unveils £2.4m home improvements investment

Melville Housing Association is to invest £2.4 million on improvements to tenants’ homes throughout Midlothian over the next 12 months.

Published 18 March 2016