Wheatley Group

Wheatley to deliver thousands more affordable homes with £100m finance deal

Wheatley Group has secured £100 million of new private investment as it drives forward the country’s largest house-building programme.

Published 7 June 2017

Wheatley Group’s financial outlook revised to ‘stable’

Wheatley Group has had its financial outlook revised upward by international ratings agency S&P Global Ratings.

Published 31 May 2017

Wheatley appoints leading UK housing figure Professor Paddy Gray to its Board

One of the UK housing sector’s most eminent figures, Professor Paddy Gray, has been appointed to the Board of Wheatley Group.

Published 11 May 2017

Two-year supervision order for former Wheatley finance director

A former finance director of Wheatley Group who admitted to charges of voyeurism and sexual assault has avoided a prison sentence.

Published 10 May 2017

Wheatley tenants to ‘make communities great’ in pioneering partnership

Housing estates across central Scotland are being put under the microscope by Keep Scotland Beautiful in a new scheme to make communities great.

Published 28 April 2017

Blog: We need to take a more active role in fighting poverty

The sector must renew its commitment to supporting people in hardship, says Wheatley Group chief executive Martin Armstrong.

Published 27 April 2017

West Lothian Council begins work on 95 new homes

Work has commenced on 95 new council homes across two sites in West Lothian.

Published 21 April 2017

Wheatley launches £3.7bn joint venture with repairs service efficiency pledge

A new £3.7 billion joint venture (JV) between Wheatley Group and Glasgow City Council launched this week with a pledge to provide a modern, localised and even more efficient repairs and maintenance service to thousands of affordable housing tenants.

Published 4 April 2017

Wheatley Foundation sets stage for young people’s first theatre trip

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

Published 31 March 2017

New head of housing for Barony and WLHP

Housing associations Barony and West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) have appointed Alex Lamb as their new head of housing.

Published 28 March 2017

WLHP improvements helping tenants feel proud of their homes

Tenants of West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) have praised improvements made to their homes for making them feel proud of where they live.

Published 28 March 2017

Work begins at Parkhead Veterans Garden

Parkhead Housing Association (PHA) has announced the beginning of work at the site of a new Parkhead Veterans Garden.

Published 27 March 2017

Housing’s role in Scottish Government’s digital strategy

The Scottish Government has reaffirmed its determination to work with housing associations to help promote digital inclusion and participation.

Published 24 March 2017

Former Wheatley finance director appears in court

The former finance director of Wheatley Group appeared in court yesterday and admitted to charges of voyeurism and sexual assault.

Published 17 March 2017

Mid-market rent research reveals high tenant satisfaction but limited awareness

New research into mid-market rent (MMR) has found high satisfaction levels among tenants living in the properties but there is still limited awareness among many people about what mid-market rent is, the potential benefits it offers and whether it might be an option open to them.

Published 16 March 2017