Scottish Housing Regulator



Scottish Housing Regulator streamlines its requirements of RSLs

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published revised regulatory guidance that will streamline its information requirements of RSLs.

Published 26 August 2015

Argyll Community Housing Association urged to carry out independent governance review

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) is to commission an independent review of its governance after the Scottish Housing Regulator identified weaknesses in its performance.

Published 21 August 2015

Less than half of single homeless people in Scotland find a home, research finds

Despite the introduction of some of the most progressive homelessness legislation in the world, less than half of single homeless people in Scotland are found accommodation when they ask for help, according to a new report by homelessness charity Crisis.

Published 30 July 2015

Regulator report shows how RSL successfully strengthened its governance

A new report published by the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has highlighted how an RSL successfully took action to address risks to strengthen its governance.

Published 30 July 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes new report on how it assesses risk

The Scottish Housing Regulator has made more information available about how it assesses risk in registered social landlords (RSLs) and local authorities in the latest reports in its new ‘How we work’ series.

Published 1 July 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator welcomes new value for money report

The Scottish Housing Regulator has welcomed a new report contributing to the debate on what value for money means for tenants, social landlords and the housing sector in Scotland.

Published 29 June 2015

Report: Future tenants should be part of value for money considerations

Social landlords in Scotland should consider future tenants when analysing the value for money of what they do, according to a new report.

Published 23 June 2015

Quality of homes key to satisfaction, SHR report finds

Tenant satisfaction is closely linked to the quality of homes, speed of emergency repairs, and affordability, according to a new report by the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR).

Published 22 June 2015

Further praise for Scottish Housing Regulator’s business intelligence system

The Scottish Housing Regulator has received recognition for its successful use of different delivery models to deliver phases of its new business intelligence system in a new report by Audit Scotland.

Published 19 June 2015

Double award for Scottish Housing Regulator’s new business intelligence system

The Scottish Housing Regulator’s work to deliver the Social Landlord Portal, Landlord Report and Comparison Tool was recognised this week winning two awards at the prestigious Holyrood’s 2015 Connect Awards.

Published 18 June 2015

EHRA report highlights value of small housing associations

A group of eight small housing associations in the Greater Easterhouse area have commissioned a report which challenges the perception that you can only improve value for money by increasing in size.

Published 17 June 2015

Scottish Housing Regulator publishes summary outcomes of landlord risk assessment

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published a summary of the outcomes of its risk assessment of local authorities and registered social landlords (RSLs).

Published 15 June 2015

Regulator welcomes new Commission on Housing and Wellbeing report

The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has welcomed the Commission on Housing and Wellbeing’s new report ‘A blueprint for Scotland’s future’.

Published 12 June 2015

Regulator extends Muirhouse Housing Association intervention

The Scottish Housing Regulator has announced it is extending the statutory appointment of a manager to Muirhouse Housing Association for a further six months.

Published 11 June 2015

Award triumph for Thenue’s scrutineers

A group of tenants whose job it is to scrutinise the work of Thenue Housing Association has triumphed in a top award.

Published 11 June 2015