West Highland Housing Association

Contractor appointed for £4m West Highland works programme

West Highland Housing Association (WHHA) has appointed Oban-based Neil McGougan Ltd as the new contractor for its £4 million major works programme.

Published 9 April 2019

Link’s Dunbeg development benefits from £8m Scottish Charitable Bond

Link Group’s development in Dunbeg has benefited from £8 million of funding delivered by Allia Impact Finance through a Scottish Charitable Bond.

Published 29 March 2019

Housing minister praises Link’s Dunbeg development

Representatives from Link, Argyll and Bute Council and West Highland Housing Association (WWHA) welcomed the minister for local government and housing for Scotland, Kevin Stewart, to a sod cutting event at Link’s Dunbeg development in Oban this week.

Published 22 January 2019

Argyll Community Housing Association apprentices head outdoors for team building

Six apprentices from Argyll Community Housing Association worked in partnership with three apprentices from West Highland Housing Association to take part in a five-day course with the Outward Bound Trust at Loch Eil, Fort William.

Published 3 January 2019

Link gets green light to deliver 300 affordable homes in Dunbeg

A major development of 300 affordable homes in Dunbeg has been approved by Argyll and Bute Council’s planning committee.

Published 29 August 2018

West Highland Housing Association achieves double recognition for investing in staff

West Highland Housing Association is celebrating having recently achieved double people management accreditations.

Published 6 April 2018

West Highland Housing Association holds successful AGM

The work of West Highland Housing Association over the past year has been celebrated at its AGM.

Published 4 September 2017

Link’s Dunbeg development shortlisted for national development award

Link Group Ltd’s development at MacVicar Court, Dunbeg has been shortlisted for the ‘Best affordable housing development (rural and suburban)’ at the Inside Housing Development Awards 2017.

Published 10 August 2017

Former Islay police station given new lease of life as affordable housing

Islay residents will soon have more affordable housing options, as major renovation work to convert the former police station in Port Ellen into six self-contained one bedroom and studio flats gets underway.

Published 5 July 2017

Link Group’s Dunbeg ‘masterplan’ of 600 affordable homes approved

Argyll and Bute Council has approved Link Group Ltd’s 'Dunbeg Development Corridor Masterplan' of 600 new homes.

Published 2 May 2017

Argyll and Bute Local Housing Strategy submitted for approval

A document which sets out Argyll and Bute Council’s shared vision and investment priorities for the area’s housing sector over the next five years has been submitted to the Scottish Government for ministerial approval.

Published 8 February 2017

Dunbeg ‘masterplan’ of 600 affordable homes revealed by Link

Link Group has submitted plans to Argyll and Bute Council to transform the Dunbeg Corridor area with a development of 600 new homes.

Published 18 January 2017

West Highland Housing Association delivers over 40 new homes

West Highland Housing Association, working with Link Group, has been able to deliver 42 new homes in 2016 with a further 30 to be completed in 2017 and more in the programme for 2018 and beyond.

Published 6 December 2016

Link completes new development for social rent in Dunbeg

Link Group Ltd’s new development at Dunbeg, Oban has been officially opened by Argyll and Bute Council’s policy lead for strategic housing, Gaelic, community and culture, Councillor Robin Currie.

Published 25 November 2016

WHHA achieves Silver TPAS accreditation

West Highland Housing Association (WHHA) has revealed its delight to have been awarded Silver accreditation from the Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS).

Published 24 December 2015