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Caledonia Housing Association wins 'Terrific Team of the Year' at CHeRies awards

Caledonia Housing Association’s People team has scooped Terrific Team of the Year at the 2020 CHeRries awards.

Published 5 March 2021

Williamsburgh Housing Association appoints a new finance and IT manager

Williamsburgh Housing Association has appointed Lynne Ramsay as its new finance & information technology manager.

Published 5 March 2021

Housing campaigners call for eviction ban to be made permanent

The Scottish Government’s ban on evictions should not end with the coronavirus lockdown, MSPs have heard.

Published 5 March 2021

Work to start on 24 new council homes in Jackton

South Lanarkshire Council is set to add 24 new standard amenity homes to its housing stock in Jackton in a £3.5 million agreement with Cala Homes.

Published 5 March 2021

Renfrewshire Council announces £112m housing investment and council tax freeze

Renfrewshire Council has announced it will invest £112.98 million in council housing over the next three years and will implement a council tax freeze.

Published 5 March 2021

Rodney White: Build back infrastructure

Rodney White suggests that Westminster and Holyrood should "step up to the plate" and fund infrastructure specifically for housebuilding projects.

Published 5 March 2021

Finance secretary Kate Forbes confirms stamp duty cut extension not applicable to Scotland

Finance secretary Kate Forbes has confirmed an extended cut to stamp duty for housebuyers in England will not be matched by the Scottish Government.

Published 5 March 2021

Hanover Scotland to create 60 new homes per year thanks to new funding package

Hanover Scotland is set to continue the development of up to 60 affordable homes per year throughout the country, following a new funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 5 March 2021

Clackmannanshire Council agrees council tax freeze

A council tax freeze has been agreed by Clackmannanshire Council.

Published 5 March 2021

Plans to build 998 new homes at Bangour Village Hospital approved

West Lothian Council has approved planning permission in principle for a residential development of 998 new homes with retail facilities at the former Bangour Village Hospital in Dechmont.

Published 5 March 2021

Scotland's first community-owned Passivhaus Certified homes win SURF award

The Closeburn community-owned Passivhaus project, the first of its kind in Scotland, has won the “Housing and Regeneration” category at the SURF Awards 2020.

Published 5 March 2021

HHA offers homes for mid-market rent in Avoch

A dozen new homes for mid-market rent are being made available in Avoch by not-for-profit development company HHA.

Published 5 March 2021

Glasgow City Council seeks Scottish Government partnership to repair city's pre-1919 tenements

Glasgow City Council is seeking a deal with the Scottish Government to fund run-down pre-1919 tenements in the city.

Published 5 March 2021

Multi-million pound later living village in Inverness gets green light

Work is set to start on a new later living village in Inverness this autumn as part of a multi-million-pound investment in care facilities in the city.

Published 5 March 2021

Council sets path for Fife’s recovery and local service reform

Fife Council's Policy & Coordination Committee has approved a suite of reports that set out a strategy to help the Kingdom recover, and build back, from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published 5 March 2021