Argyll and Bute Council



Planning approval provides housing boost for Argyll and Bute

Progress was made towards a new Argyll and Bute housing development yesterday.

Published 17 March 2016

Views sought on Argyll and Bute housing strategy

People across Argyll and Bute are being invited to have their say on the future of housing in the area via an online survey.

Published 26 February 2016

Argyll Community Housing Association moves on site in Dunoon

Work to provide five three-bedroom family homes in Dunoon’s Victoria Park for Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) is now underway.

Published 22 February 2016

Welfare advice project generates £1.2m for ACHA tenants

A major milestone has been reached by an advice project run in partnership with Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA).

Published 25 January 2016

Restoration work starts on Oban homes

One of Oban’s most familiar buildings is to get a comprehensive facelift thanks to Argyll Community Housing Association.

Published 11 January 2016

Argyll and Bute Council makes progress but more to do, says watchdog

Argyll and Bute Council has made solid improvement but needs to build on this for the future, according to a new report from the Accounts Commission.

Published 17 December 2015

ACHA appoints M&K MacLeod to stalled Argyll affordable housing project

An Inveraray housing development that was halted* after the contractor went bust should have the homes completed within four months, the Argyllshire Advertiser has reported.

Published 14 December 2015

Council urges homeowners aged over 60 to take advantage of Help to Adapt scheme

Argyll and Bute Council is calling on homeowners over the age of 60 to take advantage of a Scottish Government initiative designed to help older people live independently in their own home for as long as possible.

Published 7 December 2015

National award for Argyll and Bute empty homes services

Argyll and Bute Council’s Empty Homes Service has scooped a top award at this year’s prestigious Howdens Scottish Empty Homes Conference in Edinburgh for the second year in a row.

Published 4 December 2015

Crowdfunding scheme launched to help build Ulva Ferry affordable homes

A crowdfunding initiative has been launched to help bring much needed affordable housing to an Argyll & Bute community.

Published 11 August 2015

20 new homes completed to meet Islay’s pressing housing needs

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has completed 20 new homes at Sealladh na Mara, Bowmore on Islay.

Published 7 August 2015

Argyll and Bute Council launches 2015 sustainable design awards

People across Argyll and Bute who have completed developments in the past three years can enter the council’s third sustainable design awards.

Published 4 August 2015

Argyll Community Housing Association to build new village homes

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has started work on two 3-bedroom family homes for rent in the village of Tayvallich in Mid Argyll.

Published 14 July 2015

Social enterprise to build affordable homes in Argyll forest

A Scottish charity is offering the chance for people to live in new build affordable homes in a community forest in Argyll.

Published 14 July 2015

ACHA to build 27 new homes in Oban and Connel

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has got the go ahead to build 27 new homes for rent in Oban and Connel.

Published 30 June 2015