Dougall Baillie gears up for another affordable homes project

Consulting engineer Dougall Baillie Associates (DBA) said it is forging ahead with another prime opportunity after planning consent was granted for a 151-home development in Glasgow’s East End.

Published 23 April 2021

Faifley Housing Association begins search for transfer partner

Faifley Housing Association has decided to seek a formal partnership through a transfer of engagements to a larger RSL.

Published 22 April 2021

Link signs new £60m funding deal with Royal Bank of Scotland

Link Group has negotiated a new £60 million ten-year term loan facility with Royal Bank of Scotland just before the financial year end.

Published 22 April 2021

Affordable homes to be built as part of 85-home Pirnhall development

Plans to build 85 new houses on land near Pirnhall in Stirling, including 21 affordable homes, have been given the green light by Stirling Council.

Published 22 April 2021

Retirement village conversion planned for Caldwell House

Plans have been unveiled to transform Caldwell House in East Renfrewshire into a retirement village.

Published 22 April 2021

Scottish landlords 'frustrated' by lack of government support

Hundreds of landlords and property professionals have hit out at a lack of Scottish Government support as a range of measures are called on to help protect this critical part of the nation's housing stock.

Published 22 April 2021

West Lothian housing waiting list reaches over 10,000

It has been revealed that there are over 10,000 current applications for social housing in West Lothian.

Published 22 April 2021

Raft of promotions made at Mast Architects

Mast Architects has made a round of promotions within its architectural team

Published 22 April 2021

Sharon Alexander joins Newton Property Management as new business development manager

Scottish factoring firm Newton Property Management has appointed a new business development manager.

Published 22 April 2021

Scottish architecture body appoints new chief executive

The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has named current New London Architecture managing director Tamsie Thomson as its new chief executive.

Published 22 April 2021

Aberdeenshire council tenants and applicants encouraged to sign up for new Housing Online portal

A new online system for applying for council housing and accessing rent information in Aberdeenshire is now live.

Published 22 April 2021

Judge orders LA to find housing for Skid Row homeless within six months

A Los Angeles judge has ruled that the city must find housing for the entire population of Skid Row, its infamous homeless neighbourhood, within six months.

Published 22 April 2021

Plans submitted for serviced apartments in Glasgow city centre

Glasgow City Council planners are being asked to approve serviced apartments on the upper floors of a city centre building.

Published 22 April 2021

Link Group strengthens governance with move to Decision Time platform

Decision Time has reached another major milestone as it continues to expand its presence in Scotland.

Published 22 April 2021

Former Shettleston primary school site to be transformed

Shettleston Housing Association has secured detailed planning consent to transform the site of the former St Mark’s primary school into a new, family-focused development.

Published 21 April 2021