Waverley Housing

Fantastic five complete apprenticeships with Waverley

The old adage that ‘time flies when you’re having fun’ has never been truer than for an excellent crop of young apprentices who joined Waverley Housing in 2015 on the first step toward their chosen careers.

Published 15 August 2019

Borders RSLs team up to help fund Men's Shed development officer

Housing associations in the Borders region are among a number of organisations to lend support for a local Men’s Shed.

Published 11 July 2019

Borders housing associations help deliver budget cooking workshops

A Borders money advice service delivered by three housing associations has teamed up with a social enterprise to help people feed their families cook good food for less.

Published 6 March 2019

Waverley Housing given council support for Upper Langlee regeneration plans

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

Waverley Housing chief executive retires

Margaret Ross has retired as chief executive of Waverley Housing after 24 years’ service.

Published 29 January 2018

Residents to be consulted on plans to regenerate Upper Langlee

Scottish Borders Council and Waverley Housing are launching a joint ‘masterplanning’ project in Upper Langlee in Galashiels this month.

Published 12 December 2017

Waverley Housing appoints new chief executive

Waverley Housing has announced that Fraser Kelly will be joining the company as its new chief executive in January 2018 following the retiral of current chief executive Margaret Ross.

Published 6 December 2017

New chair among raft of changes to Waverley Board

Rita Stenhouse stood down as chair at Waverley Housing’s AGM last month as the Association made a number of changes to the Board and looked ahead to new challenges and “exciting times”.

Published 17 October 2017

Haymarket Group signs up to housing association scorecard pilot

Eighteen housing associations in Scotland - including the Haymarket Group of associations - have agreed to take part in a sector scorecard pilot to benchmark a range of business health and efficiency measures.

Published 3 April 2017

CCG begins Waverley bathroom renewals and Edinburgh housing upgrade

CCG (Scotland) Ltd has commenced works on a new bathroom renewal contract for Waverley Housing Association and a housing upgrade project in Edinburgh.

Published 23 January 2017

Funding to help Borders housing associations improve energy efficiency

Scottish Borders Council has been awarded £225,000 from the Scottish Government to help improve the energy efficiency of social housing in the area.

Published 11 November 2016

Borders housing associations join benefits advice service for cancer patients

A benefits advice service, which has recently been joined by four local housing associations, has helped people with cancer in the Borders access over £11 million in benefits since its launch seven years ago.

Published 25 August 2016

Waverley donates to Selkirk community school

Waverley Housing has made a cash donation of £100 to Philiphaugh Community Primary School in Selkirk.

Published 8 June 2016

Waverley Housing presented with WorldHost plaque

The UK's first registered social landlord to achieve WorldHost Recognised Business status accreditation has said it continues to benefit from the WorldHost training completed by frontline staff last year.

Published 7 April 2016