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Wishaw & District Housing Association tenants vote yes for transfer

Tenants of Wishaw & District Housing Association (WDHA) have definitively backed the proposed transfer to Trust Housing Association.

Published 20 September 2019

Councillors cut turf to mark beginning of work on Hillcrest's new affordable homes development in Dundee

Council leader John Alexander and Councillor Anne Rendall cut the turf at a new Hillcrest development on Wednesday, to mark the start of work on the Victoria Dock affordable homes development.

Published 20 September 2019

Stuart Murray steps down from Almond Housing Association

Stuart Murray, one of Almond Housing Association's (AHA) founding board members, is stepping down after 25 years of service to the organisation.

Published 20 September 2019

Permission granted for social housing at Dundee former school site

Plans to build new houses for social rent on the former site of Dundee's Whitfield Primary School have been submitted.

Published 20 September 2019

Second phase of Cambuslang housing development begins

The second phase of a landmark housing project in Cambuslang to build 230 new homes for social rent and 81 private residences for sale has begun.

Published 20 September 2019

New Gorbals Housing Association hosts UN Conference

New Gorbals Housing Association hosted the first full day of activities of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) conference on City Living on September 12th.

Published 20 September 2019

Melville Housing Association launches innovative flooring project

Melville Housing Association has launched an innovative flooring project to improve the lives of hard-pressed tenants, while simultaneously helping the environment.

Published 20 September 2019

Thenue Housing Association promises commitment to help tenants in time of uncertainty

Thenue Housing Association delivered a renewed commitment to helping its tenants withstand the turbulence of current economic and political events at its AGM.

Published 20 September 2019

Plockton residents fight to save council house from becoming holiday home

Locals in Plockton, Wester Ross are trying to stop Highland Council from selling one of the last remaining council houses to prevent it from becoming a holiday home, The Herald reports.

Published 20 September 2019

Save Leith Walk campaigners project images onto closed down buildings

The building at the forefront of the Save Leith Walk campaign was lit up with a projection of how the street could look.

Published 20 September 2019

Rural Stirling Housing Association re-opens refurbished offices

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has re-opened its refurbished offices in Doune.

Published 20 September 2019

North Lanarkshire Council to set up fund to help Universal Credit applicants

North Lanarkshire Council has said it will establish a fund to help tenants who find themselves in financial difficulty as a result of the five-week waiting time for Universal Credit payments.

Published 20 September 2019

CAS calls for honesty over who will pay for more sustainable economy

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for honesty from policy makers on who will foot the bill in the move towards a more sustainable economy.

Published 20 September 2019

New research reveals that Scotland's poorest are three times more likely to die young

New research commissioned by Aberlour Child Care Trust has revealed that people from the most deprived areas in Scotland are three times more likely to die before the age of 25.

Published 20 September 2019

Best Scottish housing market since the financial crisis, according to Savills research

The number of million-plus residential transactions in Scotland is at its highest since 2008, according to Savills' latest research report.

Published 20 September 2019