Stirling Council



Funding secured for 130 new affordable homes in Stirling

Forth Housing Association (FHA) has announced a £13 million, three-year plan to build 130 new homes, with support from the Scottish Government and the Bank of Scotland.

Published 30 August 2017

University of Stirling project to create dementia-friendly communities

A three-year project involving the University of Stirling and local partners to boost communities for people living with dementia has received major backing from the Life Changes Trust.

Published 28 July 2017

Stirling housing developments refused over education contributions

Stirling Council has refused planning applications for two adjoining housing proposals for up to 433 houses on a site at the western edge of Cowie.

Published 11 July 2017

New council homes completed in Stirling

Eight new properties for Stirling Council tenants have been completed as part of a new housing development at Kildean.

Published 6 March 2017

Work begins on new homes in Stirling as solar panel milestone reached

Stirling Council has started work to build housing on the former Riverside swimming pool site.

Published 2 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Stirling Council re-affirms commitment to more affordable homes

Stirling Council has agreed a plan to provide over 400 more affordable homes over the next five years.

Published 22 November 2016

Forth Valley empty homes officer shortlisted for Robina Goodlad Excellence Award

A Forth Valley empty homes officer who has led efforts to bring empty homes back to use as affordable housing has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.

Published 14 October 2016

Housing minister opens new affordable homes for Strathblane

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has celebrated the completion of 14 new affordable homes for rent in Strathblane – the first ones built in the village for over 40 years.

Published 27 September 2016

Stirling Council approves 400-home expansion of Raploch

More than 400 new homes will be built in the Raploch district of Stirling in a bid to accelerate ongoing work to tackle disadvantage and deprivation in the area, the local authority has revealed.

Published 17 June 2016

Ambitious Stirling development project takes step forward

A major programme of investment for Stirling is moving into its next phase following approval at a Special Council meeting this week.

Published 14 June 2016

First Scottish winner of UK empty homes award

An empty homes officer from Forth Valley has become the first from Scotland to pick up a prestigious UK-wide award.

Published 26 May 2016

Landlords urged to register for Stirling open day

Stirling Council has encouraged local private landlords and agents to register for an upcoming Open Day and Conference.

Published 5 May 2016

Stirling Council unveils regeneration and poverty strategy

Stirling Council has detailed plans to deliver an ambitious and far-reaching strategy for regeneration and commit £500,000 worth of spending to tackle poverty and promote growth across the area.

Published 22 April 2016

Stirling Council rejects plans for 600 homes

Plans to build 600 homes between Bridge of Allan and Causewayhead have been refused by Stirling Council.

Published 29 March 2016