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Investigations continue into Ayr home explosion

South Ayrshire Council has praised the level of community support that has emerged after a house explosion in Kincaidston on Monday.

Published 20 October 2021

74 flats proposed at former Glasgow car park

A flats complex comprising 74 properties is the subject of early proposals for a car park in central Glasgow.

Published 20 October 2021

Sixteen affordable homes planned for Isle of Skye

Dualchas Architects has submitted plans to build 16 affordable homes at Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye, including a possible four self-build plots.

Published 20 October 2021

HHP completes 14 homes on Isle of Lewis

Hebridean Housing Partnership (HHP) has successfully completed the second phase of development at Sinclair Avenue on the Isle of Lewis.

Published 20 October 2021

Dundee City Council launches rent consultation

Tenants renting a council house in Dundee could see an increase of around £1.19 a week if councillors back a consultation on the options.

Published 20 October 2021

Accessible housing proposal to be considered by Dundee councillors

Dundee City Council is to consider an investment proposal to make new homes in the city more accessible.

Published 20 October 2021

MP pleads with Scottish councils to house more Afghan refugees

Victoria Atkins, the UK minister in charge of resettling Afghan refugees, has urged Scottish councils to house more families amid growing concerns over a lack of homes available in England.

Published 20 October 2021

Partick church demolition plans approved

Glasgow City Council has approved a building warrant application allowing the demolition of the former Partick Baptist Church premises.

Published 20 October 2021

New agreement reached on devolved, state and regional governments commitment to net zero

A new agreement has recognised the crucial role of devolved, state and regional governments in delivering net zero.

Published 20 October 2021

UK Government’s Clean Homes Grant derided as ‘insufficient for the scale of the challenge’

The UK Government’s new Heat and Building Strategy has come under fire, being described by one industry leader as “insufficient for the scale of the challenge we face".

Published 20 October 2021

Detailed plans submitted for Scotland’s first net zero carbon housing development

Detailed plans, comprising 94 flats and 48 colony style homes, have been prepared to bring a derelict brownfield site and home of a former care home back to life as part of the £1.3 billion Granton Waterfront regeneration project.

Published 19 October 2021

Kingdom Housing Association elects new chair

Kingdom Housing Association has announced the election of Linda Leslie as chair of the Association.

Published 19 October 2021

Hanover Scotland appoints Gary Devlin as chair of the board

Hanover Scotland has announced the appointment of Gary Devlin as chair of the board.

Published 19 October 2021

Margo MacPherson

Dalmuir Park Housing Association (DPHA) is heartbroken at having to announce the sudden and tragic death on Wednesday, 13 October 2021 of its much loved and respected colleague Margo MacPherson.

Published 19 October 2021

Regulator updates AGM advice for governing bodies

The Scottish Housing Regulator has updated its advice to support governing body members during the pandemic.

Published 19 October 2021