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Bridge of Don office-block flat conversion plans to face scrutiny

Aberdeen councillors will investigate plans put forward by Parkland View LLP to turn the site of a former city office block, Silverburn House, into a large housing development.

Published 17 September 2019

Oak Tree Housing Association pilots new mobile app

Oak Tree Housing Association is piloting a new, free mobile app for its tenants.

Published 17 September 2019

England: LTS warning to tenants is an admission of enforcement failure, says RLA

The Residential Landlords Association (RLA) has said a warning given to private sector tenants by London Trading Standards (LTS) is an admission of failure in enforcement in London.

Published 17 September 2019

North Lanarkshire Council to build new 'off the shelf homes'

North Lanarkshire Council's plans to work with housing developers to buy new 'off the shelf homes' has been given the green light.

Published 16 September 2019

Lottery funding provided to Homes for Good

Homes for Good (HFG) have been awarded £2.4 million in funding from The National Lottery Community Fund.

Published 16 September 2019

Multi-million pound housing development plans submitted for Kingseat site

Housing developer Gladman Developments Limited has sought planning permission for a £9.8 million housing development near Kingseat.

Published 16 September 2019

Edinburgh residents move into Western Harbour homes

Edinburgh residents are now settling into their new affordable homes in the Western Harbour development.

Published 16 September 2019

Matthew Benson: Harbour Gateway sets the standard for build to rent future

Matthew Benson, director of development services at Rettie & Co, reflects on the Harbour Gateway development in Leith.

Published 16 September 2019

Updates to landlord registration process come into force

Changes requiring landlords to declare whether or not they comply with specific duties have come into force with effect from today.

Published 16 September 2019

Whiteburn Projects to host second public consultation for Viewforth development

Whiteburn Projects is to host its second public consultation for new homes at Viewforth in Kirkcaldy.

Published 16 September 2019

The end is nigh for let only tenancies, says Apropos

Apropos by DJ Alexander believes that it is the beginning of the end for let only tenancies.

Published 16 September 2019

Ardenglen Housing Association receives high tenant approval ratings

Ardenglen Housing Association has received tenant approval ratings of 90% or above through its wide-randing opinion survey.

Published 16 September 2019

Property professionals undertake marathon swim in Loch Lomond

Colin Lavety, Barton Willmore's planning director and Paul McGuire, commercial manager at Morris & Spottiswood, have raised over £5,000 for two Scottish charities by undertaking a 22.6-mile swim, covering the length of Loch Lomond.

Published 16 September 2019

Union Square shopping centre to host SleepOut 2019

Homeless charity Aberdeen Cyrenians has teamed up with Aberdeen's Union Square to host Sleepout 2019 in the shopping centre's multi-storey car park.

Published 16 September 2019

One in four families at risk of homelessness in England are employed

One in four households in England who are homeless or under the threat of homelessness in 2018 were in paid employment at the time, an Observer study of government figures has found.

Published 16 September 2019