Aberdeen City Council

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

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