Wheatley Group

DGHP helps reduce energy bills for tenants

Tenants of Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) will benefit from cheaper energy bills thanks to a new ‘net zero’ renewable energy system.

Published 14 October 2021

Bell Street Stables renovation picks up another top design award

The renovation of a stable block in Glasgow, which was once home to dozens of working horses, has picked up another prestigious property award.

Published 12 October 2021

Professor Paddy Gray announced as new chairman of Wheatley Foundation

International housing expert Professor Paddy Gray has been appointed as the new chair of the Wheatley Foundation.

Published 8 October 2021

CALA begins work on 57 homes for Dunedin Canmore

Work has commenced on the construction of 57 affordable homes in a prime location within Midlothian, being built by CALA Homes (East) on behalf of Dunedin Canmore.

Published 7 October 2021

THFC helps Wheatley reduce rate on EIB loan by 60%

The Housing Finance Corporation (THFC) has helped Dunedin Canmore, part of Wheatley Group, reduce the interest rate it pays on a loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to just 1.25%.

Published 5 October 2021

New board members announced by Wheatley

Wheatley Group has announced four new appointments to its board.

Published 1 October 2021

Tenants to benefit as Wheatley reports ‘strengthened’ balance sheet

Action taken to restructure loan arrangements has helped Wheatley Group report a “strengthened” balance sheet and will bring benefits for tenants as well as the housing provider’s new-build and investment programmes, according to the group’s director of finance.

Published 30 September 2021

Loretto tenant brings neighbours together with new garden

A Loretto tenant in Glasgow has created a stunning garden that is bringing people together and creating a real sense of community.

Published 30 September 2021

Councillors hear of development progress at Glasgow's historic Meat Market site

Details on the progress being made on the various elements of the £88 million development of the Meat Market site were given to Glasgow City Council yesterday.

Published 29 September 2021

GHA transforms Baillieston site into 37 affordable homes

GHA has transformed the site of a former police station in Main Street, Baillieston, to provide 37 new affordable homes.

Published 24 September 2021

Wheatley Group hails work of Connected Response programme

Wheatley Group has hailed the work of its ‘Connected Response’ technology – in the form of a small device attached to the wall – which allows people to set the time and temperature for their electric heating.

Published 21 September 2021

Wheatley Group hails new Home Comforts scheme

Over 236 tonnes of furniture have been saved from being dumped or going to landfill thanks to a life-changing upcycling service from Wheatley Group.

Published 20 September 2021

Tenants praise WLHP staff for response to devastating flood

Delighted tenant Jane Hendrie has moved back to her home in Broxburn a year after a devastating flood and has praised the response of West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) staff.

Published 17 September 2021

Wheatley's older tenants go green to grow food and help the planet

Green-fingered Wheatley Group tenants are digging deep and growing their own food in communities – to help cut food miles and enjoy a new hobby.

Published 15 September 2021

Bell Street Stables wins Historic Environment Scotland Conservation and Climate Change Award

A remarkable conversion of a Victorian council depot to create 52 new homes for affordable rent in the centre of Glasgow has been named as the winner of Historic Environment Scotland’s Conservation and Climate Change Award, a special category award of the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland’s (RIAS) Awards.

Published 7 September 2021