Port of Leith Housing Association



Port of Leith Housing Association holds young persons’ street art workshop

Port of Leith Housing Association held a young person's street art workshop in Leith in celebration of Scottish Housing Day.

Published 17 September 2019

Caitlin McCorry named new chairperson for Port of Leith Housing Association

Port of Leith Housing Association has appointed current vice-chair Caitlin McCorry as its new chairperson.

Published 9 September 2019

Leith’s favourite local bakery named at PoLHA’s Big Bake Off

People living in and around Leith haven chosen Breadshare Bakery as their favourite local bakery at a community bake-off hosted by Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA).

Published 6 September 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association announces AGM meeting with culinary twist

Port of Leith Housing Association is staging a community bake-off as part of its Annual General Meeting.

Published 21 August 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association gets seal of approval for customer involvement

Port of Leith Housing Association has been awarded silver accreditation for excellence in customer participation and engagement by the Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) Scotland.

Published 6 August 2019

Leith to welcome 97 new affordable homes to Waterfront Plaza development

Work is set to start on urgently-needed affordable homes in a prime Leith location thanks to the efforts of three locally-based organisations.

Published 30 July 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association to receive Investors in Diversity Standard

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has been recognised by the National Centre for Diversity for its ongoing commitment to equal opportunities and diversity in the workplace.

Published 24 July 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association chief executive to retire next year

Keith Anderson, chief executive of Port of Leith Housing Association, has announced his intention to retire after leading the organisation for 11 years.

Published 18 July 2019

PoLHA recognised as UK leader in equality and diversity

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has been recognised by the National Centre for Diversity for its continued investment in equal opportunities.

Published 16 April 2019

New street brings more affordable homes to Edinburgh

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has handed over the keys to 23 homes for social rent in Edinburgh’s vibrant neighbourhood of Abbeyhill.

Published 3 April 2019

New independent housing alliance launches in Edinburgh

Eight housing associations and co-operatives in Edinburgh have established a new alliance to share skills, experience and resources which will allow them to deliver an enhanced service to their customers and the wider community.

Published 25 March 2019

Video: Celebrating the women of Port of Leith Housing Association

A group of women working at Port of Leith Housing Association are celebrating International Women’s Day by sharing their experiences of the workplace and reflecting on gender equality.

Published 8 March 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association named one of best companies to work for in Scotland

Hot on the heels of placing 42nd in the Sunday Times’ 100 Best UK Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For List, Port of Leith Housing Association has received two additional accolades.

Published 5 March 2019

Scottish housing associations among UK’s best places to work

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) and Fife Housing Group have been named in The Sunday Times’ 100 Best UK Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2019.

Published 22 February 2019

Affordable homes approved as part of Leith waterfront flats plan

Plans to build four blocks of flats on a derelict site on Leith waterfront, one of which will be entirely made up of affordable housing, have been given the green light.

Published 17 December 2018