Aberdeen City Council

Scotland’s Housing Network to study homelessness prevention among north and islands RSL’s

A homelessness prevention project is under way to investigate ways to improve the performance of section 11 notices in the north and islands of Scotland.

Published 1 May 2019

Developer to boost city centre living with Aberdeen acquisition

Affordable homes are to be developed in Aberdeen city centre after offices at Exchequer House were acquired by developer Swan Group.

Published 1 May 2019

Housing minister opens new Hillcrest development in Aberdeen

A new affordable housing development which will inject 67 good quality affordable homes into the city’s housing stock has been officially opened by minister for local government, housing and planning Kevin Stewart MSP.

Published 23 April 2019

Dramatic rise in domestic abuse victims left homeless in Aberdeen

The number of people left homeless as a result of domestic violence has almost tripled in Aberdeen over the past five years, according to new data.

Published 9 April 2019

Aberdeen council to review practices after dead man locked in flat

Aberdeen City Council has said it will review its practices after a padlock was placed on the door of a flat while an undiscovered dead man lay inside.

Published 1 April 2019

Aberdeen progresses plans for 2,000 new council homes with approval of housing budget

Proposals to create new council housing on sites at Summerhill, Kincorth, Torry, Dyce and Greenferns are among those to have moved forward as part of ambitious plans to significantly increase the supply of social housing in Aberdeen.

Published 6 March 2019

Green light for around 300 Aberdeen flats

Councillors have approved plans for around 300 homes in Aberdeen.

Published 22 February 2019

Aberdeen to launch new empty homes service

Aberdeen City Council has launched a new empty homes service with support from the Scottish Empty Homes Partnership (SEHP).

Published 20 February 2019

Aberdeen council apologises to Langstane HA tenants over grit bin delay

Elderly tenants of Langstane Housing Association have received an apology from Aberdeen City Council for failing to deliver a grit bin as promised.

Published 19 February 2019

Aberdeen council housing scheme recommended for approval

Council planners have recommended that plans for around 300 council homes in Aberdeen should go ahead.

Published 18 February 2019

Decision taken to demolish ‘sinking’ Aberdeen properties

Thirteen blocks of flats in Aberdeen are to be demolished due to long-running subsidence issues.

Published 11 February 2019

Aberdeen City Council considers options to bridge £50m funding gap

Stakeholder groups have been given an outline of the funding challenges facing Aberdeen City Council as it prepares to set the 2019/20 budget.

Published 4 February 2019

Aberdeen opens Local Development Plan consultation

A major public consultation is to be held on a key planning document that will "shape Aberdeen in years ahead".

Published 24 January 2019

Scottish Government upholds CALA planning appeal at Craibstone

An appeal against an Aberdeen City Council decision to reject a planning application for additional properties at a CALA Homes site has been upheld by the Scottish Government.

Published 10 January 2019

New report highlights Aberdeen City Council’s housing performance

Aberdeen City Council has published its Housing Performance Report 2017/18, highlighting areas of progress and opportunities for improvement.

Published 25 October 2018