Melville Housing Association

Melville makes grand donation to Sick Kids Friends Foundation

Melville Housing Association has donated £1,000 to the Sick Kids Friends Foundation, thanks to a competition organised by boiler specialists Vaillant Group UK Ltd.

Published 8 February 2016

Tenants Report highlights Melville’s £1.2m housing investment

Melville Housing spent £1.2 million on major improvements to customers’ homes over the past year, a 13 per cent increase on the previous 12 months, a new report has revealed.

Published 6 November 2015

Eildon welcomes Big Lottery bid success

Eildon Housing Association has supported Changeworks to secure Big Lottery funding for five years to set up the ‘Canny Tenants’ project.

Published 27 October 2015

Life changing support for Midlothian and Borders tenants

Some of Midlothian and the Scottish Borders’ most vulnerable residents can make their hard earned cash stretch a little further thanks to funding for an initiative by Changeworks.

Published 12 October 2015

Midlothian Foodbank thanks Melville staff for ‘fantastic’ fundraising effort

Staff of Melville Housing Association have raised £800 for a local charity that provides food and support for people in crisis.

Published 24 September 2015

Major energy work to transform Melville homes in Forth

Melville Housing Association customers in the South Lanarkshire town of Forth should see significant savings on their heating bills, following the announcement of a major energy efficiency project that will start this autumn.

Published 18 September 2015

Social landlords launch non-profit energy company

A new independent energy supply company, the first in the UK operating on a non-profit distributing basis, plans to be selling heat and power to tenants in 200,000 homes across Scotland by 2020.

Published 16 July 2015

Melville launches Great Gardens competition

To showcase the work of its many unsung gardening heroes, Melville Housing Association has launched a Great Gardens competition, giving three green-fingered tenants the chance to put their names up in lights and win a fantastic prize.

Published 11 May 2015

£2.9m Midlothian project to meet demand for smaller affordable properties

Midlothian RSL Melville Housing Association is to deliver 28 new high quality affordable homes for the local area, thanks to a £2.8 million deal with house builder Taylor Wimpey.

Published 1 May 2015

105 more Midlothian homes to receive energy efficient insulation

Melville Housing Association, Midlothian’s largest registered social landlord, is to fit an additional 105 homes in Mayfield with energy efficient insulation, making them both warmer and significantly cheaper to run.

Published 7 April 2015

SFHA praises social landlords for meeting Scottish Housing Quality Standard

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has today hailed the achievement of Scottish housing associations and co-operatives investing in their homes in order to meet the Scottish Housing Quality Standard (SHQS).

Published 1 April 2015