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Christmas eviction ban introduced for private tenants

Enforcement of evictions from rented properties will be halted in Scotland for a six week period until mid-January, the Scottish Government has announced.

Published 4 December 2020

Plans to deliver more than 1,400 affordable homes across Stirling

Stirling Council has outlined ambitious plans to deliver affordable homes across the region for the benefit of all its communities.

Published 4 December 2020

Piling rig topples at Bishopton housing site

Work at a housing site in Bishopton has been suspended after a piling rig fell over on Wednesday.

Published 4 December 2020

Hart Builders to develop 150 new affordable homes at Granton Waterfront

Work is under way to design around 150 brand new affordable homes at the former Silverlea care home in North West Edinburgh following the appointment of construction firm Hart Builders.

Published 4 December 2020

Taylor Wimpey gets green light to deliver 132 new homes at Ratho Station

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has secured a Resolution to Grant detailed planning permission from the City of Edinburgh Council for 132 new homes at West Mains in Ratho Station.

Published 4 December 2020

More quality new homes set for Scottish Borders 

Hart Builders has started on site at a development of 69 high quality affordable new homes at Coopersknowe in Galashiels for Eildon Housing Association.

Published 4 December 2020

Irvine Housing Association secures homelessness funding

Irvine Housing Association is to receive funding from the Scottish Government to support its drive to tackle homelessness.

Published 4 December 2020

Community spirit celebrated at Kingdom Housing Association's winter gathering

Tenants and staff from Kingdom Housing Association gathered online to celebrate all the good that has been achieved during a challenging year at the Association’s Scottish themed winter gathering.

Published 4 December 2020

Langstane Housing Association to make charitable donation in lieu of Christmas cards

Langstane Housing Association has decided to make a £350 donation to its charity of choice AberNecessities in lieu of sending traditional Christmas cards.

Published 4 December 2020

Lar Housing Trust awarded new sustainability kitemark

Lar Housing Trust has become the first Scottish business to be awarded an international kitemark in recognition of its sustainability credentials.

Published 4 December 2020

Borders architect steps down to concentrate on pioneering dementia technology

A director at Borders architectural practice Aitken Turnbull is stepping down after 21 years to continue the development of an innovative technology created to improve the quality of life for people living with dementia.

Published 4 December 2020

In Pictures: Site progress at WSHA site at Fielden Street

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has shared this image of the progress made with its new homes at Fielden Street in East Glasgow.

Published 4 December 2020

Glasgow City Council urged to declare rent crisis

Glasgow City Council will be asked to declare a rent crisis next week and let tenants reform the private rented sector after figures revealed the rising costs paid by private tenants across the city.

Published 4 December 2020

Bowman Rebecchi expands into residential market with Newton Letting joint venture

Gourock-based commercial property firm Bowman Rebecchi has expanded into the residential letting sector with Glasgow-headquartered agency Newton Letting.

Published 4 December 2020

New protocol on local authority management of Common Good Land

Clear expectations on the management of Common Good land by local authorities will help make the most of this unique form of ownership for communities, according to the latest protocol from the Scottish Land Commission.

Published 4 December 2020