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Resilient Glasgow conversation launched

A project has been launched to help develop a long-term plan to allow Glasgow more resilient to challenges ranging from climate change to poverty.

Published 18 June 2015

Dundee Fairness Commission to assess impact of welfare reform

The impact of welfare reform on the people of Dundee is set to come under the spotlight at the next meeting of the city’s Fairness Commission.

Published 18 June 2015

Council invites public to view Orkney housing plans

Orkney Islands Council has invited the public to attend a drop-in session to view plans for a future housing development.

Published 18 June 2015

EHRA report highlights value of small housing associations

A group of eight small housing associations in the Greater Easterhouse area have commissioned a report which challenges the perception that you can only improve value for money by increasing in size.

Published 17 June 2015

Scots local authorities still owed £100m in unpaid council tax

Almost £100 million in council tax bills went unpaid across Scotland last year, according to new data.

Published 17 June 2015

Green light for new phase of NHT homes in Edinburgh

The Scottish Government has given the go ahead for 80 new affordable homes in Edinburgh, part of almost 1,000 homes earmarked for sites across the city.

Published 17 June 2015

Housing minister backs new £3.4m Glasgow affordable homes development

Flats earmarked for demolition have been given a new lease of life thanks to a £3.4 million regeneration project in Glasgow.

Published 17 June 2015

New ‘Help to Buy’ homes taking shape at former Edinburgh school

Progress is well under way with the first new homes now on site at a new housing development in Niddrie, Edinburgh.

Published 17 June 2015

South Lanarkshire tenants recognised at top awards

The quality of the working relationship between South Lanarkshire Council and its tenants has been recognised at a national level.

Published 17 June 2015

GHA helps families in need get cut-price respite holiday break

GHA is supporting a project to help social housing tenants most in need book an affordable break.

Published 17 June 2015

Hillcrest cleans up in Dundee merger

A merger between two Dundee companies has seen Clean Close Company become part of Hillcrest Maintenance Services and the Hillcrest Group.

Published 17 June 2015

Cube staff to visit every tenant as part of service improvement drive

Cube Housing Association staff are visiting every one of their tenants to find out how to improve services.

Published 17 June 2015

Athletes’ Village homes make RTPI awards shortlist

The Athletes’ Village in Glasgow is one of nine housing projects competing for the Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) prestigious planning awards this year.

Published 17 June 2015

Big Energy Saving Network launches

The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) is welcoming applications for the 2015/16 Big Energy Saving Network (BESN).

Published 17 June 2015

Over a quarter of social housing tenants ‘miss out on savings’

Over a quarter (28 per cent) of social housing tenants are missing out on huge savings by using cash to pay for bills, goods and services, rather than direct debit, according to new research.

Published 17 June 2015