Ore Valley Housing Association

Housing associations receive funding for electric car share schemes

Eight housing associations are to share a £510,000 investment from the Scottish Government towards electric hire car clubs to allow people to rent low-emission vehicles.

Published 21 March 2019

Ore Valley Housing Association celebrates recognition of community wind turbine project

A community wind turbine project established by Ore Valley Housing Association has won a major prize in the Scottish Renewables Green Energy Awards 2018.

Published 12 December 2018

Fife Housing Association Alliance hosts vintage afternoon tea

Some of Fife’s finest were treated to a fun-filled afternoon last week as the Fife Housing Association Alliance hosted a free afternoon tea for their older tenants.

Published 30 August 2018

Ore Valley goes electric with new fleet of vehicles

Ore Valley Group has contributed to the current global push towards more sustainable greener transport with the recent installation of four electric vehicle charging points in Cardenden and Lochgelly.

Published 23 August 2018

New website offers easier access to affordable housing in Fife

A new website to help people searching for social housing in Fife has been launched this month by Fife Housing Register partners.

Published 18 June 2018

Affordable housing partnership continues in Fife

A formal agreement between Fife Council and the Fife Housing Association Alliance has been renewed for the next five years, allowing the partnership to continue to deliver affordable housing across the region.

Published 25 September 2017

Energy minister officially launches Ore Valley community wind turbine

Ore Valley Housing Association welcomed minister for business, innovation and energy, Paul Wheelhouse, to formally open its recently completed wind turbine built to the south of Cardenden in Fife.

Published 10 August 2017

Ore Valley Housing Association waves goodbye to communications officer

Ore Valley Housing Association has waved goodbye to its communications officer Isabelle Salter, who leaves the housing association after two and a half years.

Published 5 June 2017

Tackling poverty in Fife

Staff from the Fife Housing Association Alliance have taken part in a joint event aimed at helping tenants and customers who are struggling to meet their household bills on small incomes.

Published 31 May 2017

Haymarket Group signs up to housing association scorecard pilot

Eighteen housing associations in Scotland - including the Haymarket Group of associations - have agreed to take part in a sector scorecard pilot to benchmark a range of business health and efficiency measures.

Published 3 April 2017

Ore Valley wind turbine brings green energy to Cardenden

A wind turbine project supported by Ore Valley Housing Association has started to produce green energy for the first time.

Published 17 March 2017

Ore Valley Housing Association closes on £4.6million green energy project

Ore Valley Housing Association (OVHA) has closed a deal with the European Energy Efficiency Fund (eeef) on a £4.6 million project to develop wind turbines and replace 200 heating systems for OVHA homes.

Published 24 November 2016

Haymarket Group plans to add value to customers and the Charter

A group of housing associations are considering sharing greater information regarding their performance and value for money within their Annual Return on the Charter (ARC) reports to tenants each year.

Published 8 November 2016

Fife Alliance offers CPD training for sustainable tenancies

Fife Housing Association Alliance, the collaborative partnership between the four Fife based Associations (Fife, Glen, Kingdom & Ore Valley), has devised an in-house CPD training programme for staff to increase their knowledge of services and projects which support sustainable tenancies and, in turn, benefit the tenants.

Published 3 October 2016

Fife on track to meet ambitious affordable housing commitment

Fife Council is on track to deliver on its commitment of 2,700 affordable homes by 2017 as it marks that all developments are now complete, or are under construction, across the Kingdom.

Published 8 July 2016