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LinkLiving welcomes Sheena Stone as head of fundraising

LinkLiving has announced the appointment of Sheena Stone to the new position of head of fundraising.

Published 11 September 2019

Osprey beats the odds to deliver another 23 affordable homes in Peterhead

Peterhead’s affordable housing stock received a significant boost this week with the official launch of 23 new homes by Osprey Housing Group.

Published 11 September 2019

Highland Housing Alliance completes delivery of 16 new homes in Inverness

Highland Housing Alliance has handed over keys to tenants at a new development marking the completion of another successful mixed-tenure development in Inverness.

Published 11 September 2019

Housing renewals continue to bring benefits to Linthouse tenants

The CCG Group and Linthouse Housing Association are to embark on a third phase of planned renewal works to properties in Govan.

Published 11 September 2019

Justin Cartwright appointed new CIH national director for Northern Ireland

The Chartered Institute of Housing has confirmed the appointment of Justin Cartwright CertCIH as national director for Northern Ireland.

Published 11 September 2019

Regulator to monitor proposed Pentland transfer to Cairn

The Scottish Housing Regulator has updated its engagement plans for Cairn Housing Association and Pentland Housing Association following the announcement of a transfer agreement last month.

Published 11 September 2019

Barrhead Housing Association to support Scottish Housing Day

Barrhead Housing Association is to hold an event to celebrate Scottish Housing Day.

Published 11 September 2019

Glasgow to host UN climate conference next year

Glasgow has been officially named as host for the United Nations climate talks in November 2020.

Published 11 September 2019

Tackling loneliness ‘must be a priority’ as 282,000 older Scots feel lonely

Age Scotland has called on the Scottish Government to tackle loneliness as a public health crisis as a priority after new figures revealed that around 282,000 older Scots feel lonely some or most of the time.

Published 11 September 2019

Number of Scots claiming council tax reduction falls again

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has voiced concerns that around 9,000 fewer households in Scotland claimed Council Tax Reduction (CTR) in the past year.

Published 11 September 2019

103-year-old Bield resident wouldn’t change a thing

A pensioner from Glasgow has been reflecting on years gone by after celebrating a milestone birthday earlier this month.

Published 11 September 2019

Social investments benefit more than one million Scots this year

More than a million Scots have benefited either directly or indirectly from the activities of social investor Social Investment Scotland (SIS) in the past year, according to the organisation’s latest annual Social Impact Report.

Published 11 September 2019

Nine in ten Scottish households satisfied with their housing

High satisfaction with housing and an increase in home ownership among young people are two of the key findings in this year’s Scottish Household Survey.

Published 10 September 2019

Scotland Excel launches £1.5bn new build housing framework

A £1.5 billion framework has been launched for new build residential construction services in Scotland.

Published 10 September 2019

Springfield continues Highlands expansion with key Inverness land acquisition

Private and affordable housing provider Springfield Properties has announced its first land acquisition in Inverness as the group continues its geographic expansion into the Highlands.

Published 10 September 2019