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Innerleithen residents celebrate 35 years at Mercer Court

A Hanover (Scotland) sheltered housing complex in the Scottish Borders has held a party to celebrate the 35th anniversary of opening at Mercer Court in Innerleithen.

Published 13 November 2019

Former Scottish Government advisor calls for more action on social security

Naomi Eisenstadt, former independent advisor on poverty and inequality and trustee of Standard Life Foundation, will today commend the progress made by the Scottish Government on social security but will call on them to do more to put their words into action.

Published 13 November 2019

Gas compliance firm looks for Scottish growth with key appointment

A national tech company which specialises in gas compliance software for the housing market has made a key appointment to its team as it looks to grow its presence north of the border.

Published 13 November 2019

Lettings firm Even Property acquires Capital Letters for £250k

Lettings firm Even Property, which launched just two years ago in Glasgow, has bought Capital Letters in a £250,000 deal.

Published 13 November 2019

Swan Group to support Shelter Scotland's Sleepwalk 2019

Swan Group is supporting this year's Shelter Scotland Sleepwalk in Glasgow on Tuesday 3rd December.

Published 13 November 2019

Barratt fundraising reaches new heights with sponsored abseil

Employees of Barratt Homes East Scotland have abseiled from the Forth Rail Bridge to raise much-needed funds for its charity of the year – Rock Trust.

Published 13 November 2019

Freedom of Information regulations come into force for Scottish RSLs

Housing associations and many of their subsidiaries are now subject to requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published 12 November 2019

Regulator to share lessons learned from annual assurance statements

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to visit ten landlords as part of a project that will result in it sharing lessons from the first round of landlord annual assurance statements.

Published 12 November 2019

Rural Stirling unveils new homes in Doune

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has unveiled its latest development of new homes in Doune.

Published 12 November 2019

Scottish Letting Day conference begins today

Around 500 landlords, letting agents and housing professionals and more than 40 exhibitors involved in private rented housing in Scotland will gather in Edinburgh today for the Scottish Letting Day conference.

Published 12 November 2019

Blog: Ending homelessness in Scotland – are you all in for change?

Celeste, a volunteer with Homeless Network Scotland, highlights the new ‘All In for Change’ project that the charity is working on with its partners ahead of the first drop-in session next week.

Published 12 November 2019

Hillcrest's energy advice team wins energy efficiency champion award

The energy advice team at Hillcrest is celebrating victory after winning the acclaimed Energy Efficiency Champion award at the Energy Action Scotland Awards 2019.

Published 12 November 2019

Serco lock-change evictions ruling expected tomorrow

A decision in the case brought against the lock-change evictions of asylum seekers in Glasgow carried out by Serco will be handed down by Scotland’s highest civil court tomorrow.

Published 12 November 2019

Urban Union welcomes new team members

Urban Union has grown its staff base as it prepares for the launch of its fourth site in Scotland later this year.

Published 12 November 2019

49 new homes to be built on former B&Q site at Hogganfield Loch

Glasgow City Council has approved plans to build 49 new homes on the site of a former B&Q store near Hogganfield Loch.

Published 12 November 2019