Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen City Council has credit outlook reduced from stable to negative

Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Aberdeen City Council's credit outlook from 'stable' to 'negative', though the local authority's credit rating has been retained.

Published 15 November 2019

Former Police Scotland offices marketed as housing development opportunity

Former Police Scotland offices in the centre of Aberdeen are being marketed as an opportunity to build more city residential accommodation.

Published 14 November 2019

More than 100 homes planned at former Aberdeen oil company site

Plans to build a housing development of over 100 homes on the outskirts of Aberdeen have begun.

Published 6 November 2019

Plans to build 41 flats in Aberdeen withdrawn

CALA Management Ltd and Voluntary Services Aberdeen (VSA) have withdrawn plans submitted to Aberdeen City Council to build 41 flats in the city.

Published 31 October 2019

Work begins on Aberdeen council's £30m housing development

Once completed, the new £30 million development located on Wellheads Road in Dyce, will house 283 new homes. The site will include a mix of one, two, three and four-bedroom units across four buildings, each five storeys, with green open spaces, outdoor seating and children&rsquo

Published 14 October 2019

More than 3,000 affordable homes on the horizon in Aberdeen

A five-year rolling plan to help meet affordable housing needs across Aberdeen was agreed by councillors this week.

Published 27 September 2019

Over 2,000 homes are empty in Aberdeen

A report has revealed that more than 2,000 homes are lying empty in Aberdeen.

Published 25 September 2019

Social landlords team with CityFibre to bring full fibre broadband to tenants

Tenants in Aberdeen and Stirling will be among the first in the country to benefit from next-generation digital connectivity thanks to a partnership between a group of social housing providers and full fibre infrastructure provider CityFibre.

Published 12 September 2019

Aberdeen planners approve proposals for almost 120 homes at two sites

Plans to build almost 120 new homes across two developments have been conditionally approved by Aberdeen City Council.

Published 19 August 2019

New 369-home council development begins as Aberdeen appoints contractor

Aberdeen City Council has selected Chap Group to deliver a major new development of council homes.

Published 14 August 2019

Housing minister officially opens new Aberdeen development

Housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP has officially opened Castlehill Housing Association’s development at Maidencraig on the Lang Stracht in Aberdeen.

Published 29 July 2019

Aberdeen pushes ahead with largest council house programme in 50 years

The biggest council housebuilding programme in Aberdeen in more than half a century has taken another major step forward as plans progressed for 283 new homes.

Published 19 July 2019

Aberdeen’s £13m council housing development nears completion

The second phase of a major council housing development in Aberdeen has been completed – with more than half the properties now occupied.  

Published 27 June 2019

New strategy launched by North East tenants and landlords

A collective of tenants, residents, registered social landlords and local authorities in the North East celebrated the launch of a strategy and action plan over lunch with social housing tenants, residents, staff and partners.

Published 17 June 2019

Aberdeen outlines vision for new residential quarter

Aberdeen City Council is to map out a programme of works for an “ambitious residential-led mixed use development” in the heart of the city.

Published 4 June 2019