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Work begins on new council homes in Wishaw

Work is now under way on the latest new build council housing development planned for the site of the former Belhaven House care home in Wishaw.

Published 22 September 2020

Govan Housing Association receives digital boost

Govan Housing Association is leading the way in helping deliver a digital future for one Glasgow community.

Published 22 September 2020

Work begins on new council housing in Cambuslang

The ground has been broken on South Lanarkshire Council’s latest new-build housing site in Cambuslang.

Published 22 September 2020

CJEU: Member states can regulate Airbnb-style short-term lets to combat housing shortages

EU member states can regulate Airbnb-style short-term lets to combat long-term rental housing shortages, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled.

Published 22 September 2020

Tulloch Homes returns 150 staff from furlough boosted by continuing city demand

A surge in pent-up demand has enabled the Highlands’ largest housebuilder to take its 150 employees fully off furlough and bring back its local sub-contractors.

Published 22 September 2020

HOKO plans for UK expansion following six-figure investment

Glasgow-based residential architecture start-up HOKO, is set to begin an ambitious UK expansion plan after securing £400,000 from investors.

Published 22 September 2020

Fraser Mitchell: Planning tilts away from sustainable development

Fraser Mitchell writes about proposed technical changes to Scottish Planning Policy and the relevant Scottish Government consultation.

Published 22 September 2020

Plans submitted for flats in Cathcart

Plans have been submitted for a block of flats in Cathcart in Glasgow's South Side.

Published 22 September 2020

Flats plan approved at Aberdeen city centre building

Councillors in Aberdeen have approved plans to convert empty floors of a Union Street building into flats.

Published 22 September 2020

Scottish Canals launches new three-year vision

Scottish Canals has pledged to inform policy decisions that lead to better health outcomes for those living next to canals as part of a new three-year vision for the organisation.

Published 22 September 2020

Shelter Scotland: 70,000 children on social housing waiting lists

An estimated 70,000 children in Scotland are waiting for social homes, according to new analysis from published today by Shelter Scotland which is calling for 37,100 new social rented homes to be built to help tackle the issue.

Published 21 September 2020

Personalised employment support essential to stem homelessness as furlough ends, research finds

People at risk of becoming homeless who are assigned individual support workers are twice as likely to maintain employment, according to new research.

Published 21 September 2020

'More than half a million pounds of deposits' could be claimed by tenants

Tenants across Scotland could be due a share of £697,554 after failing to claim back deposits at the end of their tenancies, SafeDeposits Scotland has revealed.

Published 21 September 2020

Taylor Wimpey secures planning for more than 500 homes in Glenboig

North Lanarkshire Council has granted planning permission to Taylor Wimpey West Scotland for the provision of 535 new homes through the development of land at the former Garnqueen Farm off Main Street in Glenboig.

Published 21 September 2020

Council plan to bring Passivhaus homes to Dalkeith

Midlothian Council has submitted plans for a residential and retail development in Dalkeith.

Published 21 September 2020