Port of Leith Housing Association



Port of Leith Housing Association pays tribute to ‘unsung hero’ Robert MacPherson

It is with great sadness that Port of Leith Housing Association shares the news that the funeral of Board member Robert MacPherson will take place on Wednesday 10 January at Mortonhall Crematorium at 10am.

Published 9 January 2018

Investors in People Gold for Port of Leith Housing Association

Port of Leith Housing Association has been awarded Gold by Investors in People (IIP) under its new framework for business improvement through people in the UK.

Published 22 December 2017

388-home Leith development given unanimous green light

Long-running plans have been approved to revitalise disused land opposite Leith’s Ocean Terminal with 388 new homes.

Published 14 December 2017

Next phase of Port of Leith Housing Association’s window replacement work complete

The planned maintenance division of CCG has completed a further two phases of Port of Leith Housing Association’s window renewal programme.

Published 13 December 2017

Port of Leith Housing Association pens joint letter in support of major development

A long-running Leith development has received a timely boost from its supporters today ahead of its determination by councillors.

Published 12 December 2017

Port of Leith Housing Association social enterprise celebrates impressive first year

Quay Community Improvements, a subsidiary company of Port of Leith Housing Association, is celebrating its first anniversary with an impressive list of achievements under its belt, including growing the team of the Scottish Living Wage accredited employer from seven to 18 people.

Published 30 November 2017

Pivotal moment for proposed Leith housing development

Proposals for one of Edinburgh’s largest viable brownfield developments will be put forward for determination at a planning committee this week.

Published 7 November 2017

New chapter for historic Leith Fort site with affordable homes

A partnership between Port of Leith Housing Association and City of Edinburgh Council has delivered a new community of affordable homes in Leith.

Published 31 October 2017

Port of Leith Housing Association opens its doors on Scottish Housing Day

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) opened its doors on 21 September to celebrate Scottish Housing Day, inviting its tenants along to find out more about how the organisation is run.

Published 6 October 2017

New residents arrive at ship shape Port of Leith Housing Association complex

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has welcomed more residents into its St Nicholas Court sheltered housing complex on Ferry Road, Edinburgh.

Published 10 August 2017

Port of Leith Housing Association launches new employability service for Leith & North Edinburgh

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has set up a new employability service to support people over the age of 16 living in Leith and North Edinburgh who are looking for work or seeking to develop their careers.

Published 1 August 2017

Partnership advice project helps tenants save over £1.4m

A Castle Rock Edinvar money advice project, set up with partners Citizens Advice Edinburgh, and fellow housing associations Dunedin Canmore, Blackwood, Hillcrest and Port of Leith, has helped tenants save over £1.4 million worth of debt.

Published 12 July 2017

Port of Leith Housing Association’s sheltered housing team shines at national awards

The sheltered housing team at Port of Leith Housing Association have won an award for bringing the Scottish Social Services Council’s (SSSC) codes of practice to life at the SSS Awards.

Published 15 June 2017

CCG Asset Management makes window replacement progress

CCG Asset Management has made strong progress on its latest phase of window replacements for Port of Leith Housing Association.

Published 15 June 2017

New contracts for social enterprise dedicated to improving Leith

Quay Community Improvements, a social enterprise set up by Port of Leith Housing Association in October 2016, has been awarded three new contracts to deliver cleaning services for Muirhouse Housing Association, West Granton Housing Co-Op and Hunters Hall Housing Co-op.

Published 24 May 2017