Scottish Borders Council
Eildon Housing Association’s efforts to promote inclusive growth, address housing need and invest in Borders’ communities has been recognised with two new build developments being shortlisted as finalists at the Scottish Home Awards 2019 for the ‘Housing Development of the Year (social rent)’ category.
Published 23 May 2019
Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is to build 29 affordable new energy efficient homes at Springfield Avenue in Duns with work set to start this summer.
Published 16 May 2019
Berwickshire Housing Association’s vision of creating thriving rural communities has come to fruition in Chirnside following the completion of a new affordable and energy-efficient housing development.
Published 7 May 2019
Partners, stakeholders and the wider public are being encourage to give their views as part of a Scottish Borders Council consultation on a draft Affordable Warmth and Home Energy Efficiency Strategy.
Published 3 May 2019
Councillors have approved plans to convert a historic hotel in Peebles into flats.
Published 3 April 2019
The Borderlands Partnership has welcomed the commitment in the Spring Statement and the announcement of a £345 million deal from the UK and Scottish Governments, describing the news as a ‘game changer’.
Published 14 March 2019
The Scottish Government has pledged to invest £85 million over ten years in an initiative to drive economic growth across the Borders region.
Published 13 March 2019
The keys to Berwickshire Housing Association’s latest modern affordable homes at Acredale in Eyemouth have been given to the tenants moving in to their new homes.
Published 5 March 2019
Borderers are being urged to get their bids in for a share of over £300,000 to improve local communities.
Published 22 February 2019
Springfield Properties has been granted planning permission for 57 new affordable homes in the Scottish Borders.
Published 7 December 2018
The Scottish Parliament’s local government and communities committee will take evidence from local authorities, housing associations and energy efficiency experts tomorrow as it continues its examination of proposed legislation which sets a new target relating to the eradication of fuel poverty.
Published 27 November 2018
Members of the public have the opportunity to view plans for the old Kelso High School site this month.
Published 13 November 2018
Where new homes and businesses can be built and how further town centre regeneration can take place are just two of the questions the Borders public are being asked as part of an upcoming Scottish Borders Council (SBC) consultation.
Published 30 October 2018
Published 17 October 2018
Scottish Borders Council has agreed to provide financial assistance to Waverley Housing to enable a large scale regeneration of Upper Langlee in Galashiels.
Published 17 October 2018