Argyll and Bute Council



Work starts at Argyll Community Housing Association development in Helensburgh

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has made a start on its next new housing development at Jutland Court in Helensburgh.

Published 26 April 2017

Housing surgery to be held in Tarbert

Argyll and Bute Council is holding a housing advice surgery in Tarbert later this month to answer any questions people may have about social and private rented accommodation.

Published 10 March 2017

Homeless applications fall in Argyll and Bute

The number of homeless applications received by Argyll and Bute Council has fallen by 15% since 2012.

Published 9 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Michael Russell MSP opens new ACHA homes in Dunoon

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has just completed five new family homes at Victoria Park, Dunoon.

Published 21 February 2017

Argyll and Bute Local Housing Strategy submitted for approval

A document which sets out Argyll and Bute Council’s shared vision and investment priorities for the area’s housing sector over the next five years has been submitted to the Scottish Government for ministerial approval.

Published 8 February 2017

Dunbeg ‘masterplan’ of 600 affordable homes revealed by Link

Link Group has submitted plans to Argyll and Bute Council to transform the Dunbeg Corridor area with a development of 600 new homes.

Published 18 January 2017

Oban social housing plans approved

Plans have been approved to build a new social housing development in Oban.

Published 19 December 2016

Blog: House completion party in Dunoon

Frances Snee, empty homes adviser at Shelter Scotland, visits Argyll to see the successful completion of an empty home renovation.

Published 29 November 2016

Link completes new development for social rent in Dunbeg

Link Group Ltd’s new development at Dunbeg, Oban has been officially opened by Argyll and Bute Council’s policy lead for strategic housing, Gaelic, community and culture, Councillor Robin Currie.

Published 25 November 2016

Council-led Campbeltown regeneration project wins national empty homes award

The project to bring a vacant B-listed 18th century tenement on Campbeltown’s Main Street back to life has won a prestigious national award.

Published 21 November 2016

ACHA completes 10 more homes in Connel

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has completed 10 new homes in Connel near Oban.

Published 14 November 2016

Up to 650 affordable homes planned for Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute Council is planning to build hundreds of new affordable homes over the next five years.

Published 9 November 2016

Argyll and Bute Council appoints new chief executive

Argyll and Bute Council has appointed current executive director of community services Cleland Sneddon as its new chief executive.

Published 21 April 2016

ACHA to move ahead with £1.6m affordable homes project

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) will move ahead with a project to build a third phase of affordable homes in a village near Oban after Argyll and Bute Council confirmed planning approval.

Published 5 April 2016