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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

Six new members join CIH professional standards committee

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has appointed six new members to its professional standards committee (PSC) after a recent recruitment drive.

Published 19 October 2021

Shire HA secures £63,000 community recovery fund grant

Shire Housing Association has secured a further grant of £63,000 from the Scottish Government’s Community Recovery Fund.

Published 19 October 2021

TIS National Housing Conference 2021 hailed a virtual success

Over 250 bookings were received from tenants and housing professionals across Scotland to attend the first-ever virtual TIS National Housing Conference.

Published 19 October 2021

HUB and Bridges acquire key site in Leith

Residential developer HUB has teamed up with sustainable and impact investor Bridges Fund Management to acquire a 2.6-acre site on Baltic Street in Leith.

Published 19 October 2021

Morris & Spottiswood makes appointment to increase housing focus

Morris & Spottiswood has appointed Brian Pettigrew as director of its housing division, incorporating private housing arm Crosbie Homes.

Published 19 October 2021

CALA submits third phase plans for Grandhome development

CALA Homes has submitted a planning application to Aberdeen City Council for the third phase of its Grandhome development in Bridge of Don.

Published 19 October 2021

New development for Airdrie town centre

A new retail and housing development has been created in Airdrie, as part of North Lanarkshire Council’s regeneration of the town centre.

Published 19 October 2021

Places for People launches new shared equity homes in Stirling

Two first-time buyers from Aberdeenshire have moved into their new home thanks to Places for People’s Shared Equity scheme, which has also released new properties in Stirling.

Published 19 October 2021

UK households to be £1,000 worse off next year, warns Resolution Foundation

Households in the UK are set to be £1,000 worse off next year due to the tightening of living costs, caused by rising energy prices, alongside a shortage of workers and supplies caused by Covid and Brexit, according to a new report by the Resolution Foundation.

Published 19 October 2021

More than quarter of a million customers impacted as four energy firms go bust

Four more energy firms GOTO Energy Limited, Daligas Limited, Pure Planet and Colorado Energy have ceased trading with more than 280,000 customers impacted.

Published 19 October 2021

Charing Cross appoints West of Scotland Housing Association as Preferred Transfer Partner

Following a detailed selection process, Charing Cross Housing Association has appointed West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) as the preferred transfer partner.

Published 18 October 2021

Link Group shortlisted in two categories at the CIH Scotland Housing Awards

Link Group has been shortlisted in two categories at the CIH Scotland Housing Awards.

Published 18 October 2021

Elderpark Housing's Elspeth Millen receives BEM

Elspeth Millen, a long-standing servant of housing in the Govan community, has been presented with her British Empire Medal.

Published 18 October 2021