Albyn Housing Society

GL Roofing wins deal at Albyn Housing Society development

GL Roofing Architectural and Cladding Systems has been awarded the roof and wall cladding contract for Phase 5a & 5b of the affordable housing development project, delivered by Albyn Housing Society, in Alness, Ross-Shire.

Published 11 December 2020

Highland Council launches consultation on housing allocation policy

Highland Council and other Highland Housing Register social housing landlords have launched a consultation seeking feedback on the proposed changes to the way they allocate their houses and the way people access housing. 

Published 2 November 2020

Highland Council launches mutual exchange policy consultation

Housing partners throughout the Highlands are asking tenants to have their say on proposed changes to the mutual exchange policy.

Published 8 September 2020

Learning lessons in homeless prevention

A report has been launched into a project in which four local authorities and seven housing associations, funded by the North and Islands Homelessness and Housing Options Hub and managed by Scotland’s Housing Network, explored enhanced practices in relation to section 11 notices.

Published 2 June 2020

Langstane Housing Association joins ‘Social Housing Digital Champions Network’

Langstane Housing Association is now part of the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) ‘Social Housing Digital Champions Network’.

Published 10 December 2019

Albyn Group wins two titles at the Herald Property Awards

Albyn Group subsidiaries Highland Residential and Albyn Housing Society have won two prized awards at The Herald Property Awards.

Published 2 October 2019

New board members appointed at Albyn

Albyn Housing Group filled vacant board member positions during its AGM earlier this month.

Published 13 September 2019

Bancon Construction expands into Inverness with new contract wins

Bancon Construction has secured a raft of new contracts worth more than £20 million, including affordable housing wins in Inverness and Angus.

Published 7 August 2019

New CEO takes the helm at Albyn Group

Albyn Group has appointed established Highland businesswoman and third sector specialist, Lisa Buchanan, as chief executive officer (CEO).

Published 18 June 2019

Albyn welcomes new leadership duo

Two long‐standing board members at Albyn Housing Society have stepped into a new leadership role.

Published 6 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

Highland Universal Credit claimants urged to act ahead of annual rent increase

Seven affordable housing providers across the Highlands are urging tenants claiming Universal Credit to update their claim this April 1 to ensure their entitlement covers their annual rent increase for the year ahead.

Published 26 March 2019

Albyn CEO Calum Macaulay to leave after 28 years

Calum Macaulay is to step down from Albyn Housing Society after 28 years with the organisation and 20 as its chief executive.

Published 21 March 2019

Albyn teams up with Barratt Homes on three year build programme

Albyn Housing Society has partnered with national housebuilder Barratt Homes to bring 95 quality homes to the people of Inverness.

Published 18 March 2019

Albyn Housing Society takes handover of new Nairn homes

An affordable housing scheme in Nairn has welcomed its first residents after Albyn Housing Society took handover of the development.

Published 13 February 2019