Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen City Council approves £48.8m housing budget proposals

Budget proposals for Aberdeen City Council’s 2016/17 Housing Revenue Account (HRA) and Housing Capital Account have been approved by councillors.

Published 18 December 2015

Aberdeen City Council appoints housing development partner

Aberdeen City Council has selected a preferred bidder for a £300 million partnership deal to deliver a step change in the supply of housing.

Published 9 October 2015

Approval in principle for major Aberdeen expansion

Aberdeen City Council has granted planning permission in principle for a major expansion to the north of the city.

Published 18 September 2015

Aberdeen to make sheltered housing charging policy changes

Aberdeen City Council is introducing a new charging policy for sheltered housing to ensure all tenants are paying the same amount for the same service.

Published 15 September 2015

Housing named as key Aberdeen City Deal priority

Housing and better connectivity have been unveiled as two of the main priorities set out in proposals for an Aberdeen City Region Deal.

Published 8 September 2015

Aberdeen City Council assists private owners with essential housing repairs

Aberdeen City Council is helping property owners make essential repairs to flatted buildings in an initiative that is improving the city's private housing stock.

Published 1 September 2015

Aberdeen residents to be consulted on HMO provision

Aberdeen City Council is to hold a public consultation on an over-provision scheme to control the number of Houses of Multiple Occupation (HMOs) in the city.

Published 31 August 2015

Aberdeen councillors reject special Countesswells planning conditions

Councillors have decided not to relax planning conditions to try to resolve a dispute that is holding up a major 3,000-home development in Aberdeen.

Published 21 August 2015

Green light for ‘low cost’ flats on Aberdeen hotel site

Plans to demolish a former Aberdeen hotel and build affordable housing have been granted conditional approval.

Published 19 August 2015

Housing minister opens Aberdeen affordable homes

Grampian Housing Association celebrated a double achievement as it officially opened its 3,000th property built for social rent and also marked its 40th anniversary.

Published 12 August 2015

Keepmoat wins £17.5m Aberdeen tower block contract

Work to refurbish seven multi-storey tower blocks in Aberdeen is to start within weeks after Keepmoat was appointed to the £17.5 million project.

Published 15 July 2015

Leadership ‘improving’ at Aberdeen City Council, says watchdog

Aberdeen City Council has improved how it is run in recent years and has plans for further changes but a great deal more work is needed to deliver these, according to the Accounts Commission.

Published 2 July 2015

Councillors unanimously approve Aberdeen city centre masterplan

Aberdeen city councillors seized a “once-in-a-generation opportunity” to kick-start a 20-year regeneration programme for the city centre.

Published 26 June 2015

Aberdeen city centre masterplan proposals published

Proposals multi-million pound regeneration of Aberdeen city centre which could include up to 1,600 new homes have been revealed.

Published 18 June 2015

Plans for 179 council homes on Aberdeen agenda

New developments with a total of 179 new council houses could be built in Aberdeen with the prospect of more to come, according to reports.

Published 3 June 2015