Cairn kicks off 'Out of Office' festival for staff

Cairn Housing Group is celebrating Scottish Housing Day with the start of its inaugural Out of Office Staff Festival, which will see Cairn Housing Association and Ancho colleagues participating in a wide range of online workshops and events over the next three weeks.

Published 16 September 2020

ANCHO welcomes new chairperson and six members to voluntary board

Mary Black will lead a new-look board at ANCHO after the North Ayrshire-based housing association made a raft of new appointments.

Published 29 January 2020

Eydent hosts 'Putting People First: Health and Home' conference

Eydent, the alliance between Ayrshire housing associations ANCHO, Atrium Homes, Ayrshire Housing and Shire Housing Association, successfully hosted its 4th conference on October 24.

Published 30 October 2019

Putting people first: health and home

This event is brought to you by Eydent, the alliance of Ayrshire housing associations – Shire Housing Association, Ayrshire Housing Association, ANCHO and Atrium Homes.

Published 23 May 2019

Cairn and ANCHO partnership goes live

The partnership between ANCHO and Cairn Housing Association has begun in earnest after it received final consent from the Scottish Housing Regulator and the Financial Conduct Authority.

Published 7 November 2018

New Board members welcomed at Cairn and ANCHO

Cairn Housing Association and ANCHO in North Ayrshire have welcomed further strengthening of their respective Boards with new appointments during recent AGMs.

Published 12 October 2018

Plan reveals scale of council house building programme in North Ayrshire

An ambitious five-year masterplan to build hundreds of new social houses in North Ayrshire has been unveiled.

Published 1 October 2018

Head of service appointed at ANCHO ahead of new Cairn partnership

Keith Henderson has been appointed as the permanent head of service for ANCHO as the Association prepares for a new partnership with Cairn Housing Association.

Published 2 August 2018

ANCHO tenants vote in favour of partnership with Cairn Housing Association

Tenants of North Ayrshire social housing provider ANCHO have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a new partnership with Cairn Housing Association which will deliver accelerated investment in homes and a five-year rent guarantee with services still being delivered in the local area.

Published 20 June 2018

ANCHO confirms ballot result date for proposed Cairn partnership

ANCHO tenants in North Ayrshire are being urged cast their vote to ensure their voice is heard in the ballot to decide on a proposed partnership with Cairn Housing Association.

Published 6 June 2018

Ballot on ANCHO ‘Partnership for Investment’ with Cairn to open next week

The ballot for ANCHO tenants to decide if they want to form a partnership with Cairn Housing Association will open on May 18.

Published 10 May 2018

Ayrshire to host major housing conference

A major housing conference titled Meeting the Challenge will take place in Irvine later this month.

Published 2 November 2017

Regulator seeks assurance on ANCHO partnership plans and governance issues

The Scottish Housing Regulator is to seek assurance that ANCHO’s proposal to enter into a constitutional partnership with Cairn Housing Association is in the best interests of its tenants.

Published 24 August 2017

Early win for proposed Cairn and ANCHO partnership

Cairn and ANCHO, who are currently exploring the exciting possibility of a constitutional partnership, have announced a new responsive repairs partnership with Rodgers and Johnston.

Published 30 March 2017

Cairn and ANCHO announce partnership discussions

Cairn Housing Association and ANCHO are formally exploring the establishment of a constitutional partnership which will have a total of 4200 homes under management across 22 local authorities.

Published 28 October 2016