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Scottish property market 'leaving England in the dust'

Scotland's property market has experienced price rises of 1.4%, almost five times the rate of growth in England, the latest provisional statistics from the UK House Price Index (HPI) show.

Published 19 September 2019

Richard Mahon becomes new board member of Ardenglen Housing Association

Ardenglen Housing Association has welcomed Richard Mahon as a new member of its Board of Management.

Published 18 September 2019

Celebrations and collaborations at Kingdom Housing Association's AGM

Kingdom Housing Association held its AGM on Monday evening and celebrated the success of the association during its 40th anniversary year.

Published 18 September 2019

Caledonia Housing Association director of finance Ron Hunter to step down

Ron Hunter, director of finance and IT at Caledonia Housing Association, is stepping down on 20 September following a distinguished 34-year career in the social housing sector.

Published 18 September 2019

Right to housing must be incorporated in Scots law, according to new report

A new report calling for the incorporation of human rights legislation in Scotland so everyone has access to a safe, affordable home has been published to mark Scottish Housing Day.

Published 18 September 2019

600 homes planned for land at Dykebar Hospital in Paisley

CALA, Barratt and Bellway Homes have outlined a blueprint for 600 new homes on the land at Dykebar Hospital in Paisley.

Published 18 September 2019

Plans for former bus depot to be turned into homes in Glasgow's East End

Glasgow-based AS Homes has submitted plans to transform a former First Bus depot into new homes in Glasgow's East End.

Published 18 September 2019

Homes for Scotland report reveals the wider value created by house building

A new report commissioned by Homes for Scotland (HFS) has revealed the wider value created by building the homes Scotland requires.

Published 18 September 2019

Scottish Land Commission: Common Good assets have much greater potential

Common Good assets in Scotland have the potential to deliver much greater public benefit than they do currently, the Scottish Land Commission has said.

Published 18 September 2019

Scottish Borders Council supports Scottish Housing Day

Scottish Borders Council will highlight the range of support it offers and its key achievements throughout Scottish Housing Day on its social media channels.

Published 18 September 2019

Graduates get to work in housing career at Wheatley

Graduates on a new Wheatley Group graduate training scheme in housing got to work as the sector celebrated Scottish Housing Day.

Published 18 September 2019

Kirsty Wells: Housing as a human right – celebrating Scottish Housing Day 2019

Kirsty Wells, head of HouseMark Scotland, discusses Scottish Housing Day 2019 and the theme of 'housing as a human right'

Published 18 September 2019

Colin Kenneth Rae joins Springfield Properties as new non-executive director

Colin Kenneth Rae, director of Homes for Scotland, has joined Springfield Properties as a new non-executive director with immediate effect.

Published 18 September 2019

Phil Spencer to help renters with second series of podcast series

Phil Spencer helps renters navigate the UK's property market in the second series of the popular Move iQ podcast.

Published 18 September 2019

England: Direct payment to landlords proves effective in lowering rent arrears

Direct payment of Universal Credit to landlords contributed the most to reductions in rent arrears, according to a new report commissioned by Southwark Council.

Published 18 September 2019