It was back in December that the Scottish Government agreed to progress legislation proposed by Scottish Labour MSP Alex Rowley that will, they said, “introduce new minimum environmental design standards for all new-build housing to meet the Passivhaus standard, or a Scottish equivalent, in or
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Jimmy Black warms to the government’s plans for passive houses. I may have groaned when I heard that all new homes are to be ‘passive houses’, complying with a strict standard covering airtightness and energy use. I thought… here’s another green inspired policy lunge w
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has been working with residents of Woodlands and Garnethill to give them a say in how improvements can be made in their communities. This has been achieved through the creation of a resident’s association which was promised to tenants if they voted t
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has successfully secured £449,805 in funding to provide much-needed housing for Ukrainian people displaced by the tragic war.
Staff at West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) have raised £5,565 for Chris’s House.
Practical completion has been achieved for Glasgow’s largest Passivhaus-certified housing development at Springfield Cross.
Internal glass specialist Indeglas has been appointed by Springfield Properties to provide internal glazed 'winter gardens' within the construction of 114 affordable homes in Dalmarnock in Glasgow’s east end.
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has started construction of Scotland’s largest Passivhaus development which will see 90 highly energy efficient homes created for mid-market rent. The £21 million project, located in Dundashill in Glasgow, is the first development on-site
Convery Prenty Shields Architects, West of Scotland Housing Association and Maryhill Housing have launched a three-week consultation over plans for a revised residential development in Kelvindale. The consultation concerns 1.5 acres of vacant ground opposite 35 Dalsholm Road, surrounded by railway l
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA), in partnership with Mactaggart and Mickel Homes, has started construction of their latest affordable housing development in Greenan, South Ayrshire. The £5 million development, located in WSHA’s established community at Greenan Views, comprise
Springfield Cross, an affordable housing development in Glasgow, has entered its final stages of build with the completion of multi-utility services.
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has now completed the transfer of Charing Cross Housing Association and welcomed their new tenants, customers and staff on the 1st August.
A landmark development which signals a gateway into the Camlachie neighbourhood and knits together a historic industrial area and newer housing stock has won the architecture Grand Prix at the Scottish Design Awards. Designed by Anderson Bell + Christie for West of Scotland Housing Association,
Tenants of Charing Cross Housing Association tenants have backed the proposed transfer to West of Scotland Housing Association with 96.1% voting 'Yes' to the proposal.
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) welcomed minister for zero carbon buildings, active travel and tenants’ rights Patrick Harvie MSP to its landmark Passivhaus social housing development in Glasgow’s East End. The development, the largest of its kind in Glasgow, is at an ad