Aberdeen City Council

Aberdeen hails success of housing policy as waiting list drops by 1,500

Aberdeen City Council has reduced the number of people waiting to be housed in the city by more than 1,000 over the last five years, new figures have shown.

Published 28 April 2020

Plans lodged to tun Aberdeen pub into flats

Ryden LLP has submitted plans on behalf of Drumrossie Land Development Co Ltd to convert The East Neuk bar on King Street in Aberdeen into two residential flats.

Published 15 April 2020

Rent increase postponed by Govan Housing Association

Govan Housing Association has revealed it will suspend its agreed rent increase in light of the current coronavirus circumstances but rent rises at two north east local authorities will go ahead as planned.

Published 3 April 2020

92 new affordable flats to be built in Aberdeen

Aberdeen City Council has approved plans submitted by First Endeavour LLP to build 92 new flats on Auchmill Road.

Published 24 March 2020

Former Aberdeen General Insurance building to become flats

The former office of General Insurance Corporation Ltd in Aberdeen, which has lain vacant for three decades, is to be transformed into a block of three flats. 

Published 16 March 2020

Aberdeen’s green housing goals supported as council sets 2020/21 budget

Aberdeen City Council has unanimously approved its housing revenue account budget that it said will bring major investment in existing stock and a commitment to delivering Gold Standard new homes.

Published 4 March 2020

Aberdeen to begin resident-led inspections of multi-storey buildings

Representatives from Aberdeen City Council, Scottish Fire and Rescue Scotland (SFRS) and Police Scotland are to accompany residents as they lead inspections in their own multi-storey buildings.

Published 2 March 2020

Viable sites sought for Aberdeen City Council housing programme

Aberdeen City Council is inviting landowners and developers have been invited to register their interest in providing high-quality council homes in the city.

Published 24 February 2020

Aberdeen sets ‘gold’ standard for new council housing

Councillors in Aberdeen have agreed to adopt a ‘gold’ standard for new local authority housing as part of an ongoing programme to deliver 2,000 additional homes. 

Published 7 February 2020

North authorities join for first 'rapid rehousing' event to tackle homelessness

Seven local authorities from the north of Scotland gathered in Aberdeen last week to discuss plans to tackle homelessness.

Published 7 February 2020

Aberdeen City Council faces negative financial outlook

The outlook for Aberdeen City Council's credit rating has been labelled 'negative' in its latest financial review.

Published 4 February 2020

Affordable housing plan for Peterculter

First Endeavour LLP is preparing to submit plans to Aberdeen City Council for a new affordable housing development to the north of Peterculter.

Published 24 January 2020

Councillors to consider plans for £110m housing development in Bridge of Don

Councillors in Aberdeen are due to discuss plans for the creation of a £110 million housing development in Bridge of Don.

Published 6 January 2020

Langstane Housing Association participates in friendly bench initiative

The friendly bench project is an initiative is supported by ACVO in partnership with Aberdeen City Council which invites third sector organisations to claim and design a bench in the city to raise awareness of the support and services that they provide.

Published 10 December 2019

Plan for 300 Aberdeen city centre homes move forward

Councillors have approved a development programme for a new residential quarter in the heart of Aberdeen. 

Published 9 December 2019