Berwickshire Housing Association

BHA development to meet Chirnside demand for affordable housing

Berwickshire Housing Association’s vision of creating thriving rural communities has come to fruition in Chirnside following the completion of a new affordable and energy-efficient housing development.

Published 7 May 2019

Berwickshire Housing Association appoints new operations director

Dan Blake has been appointed as the new operations director at Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) with responsibility for the strategic delivery of all housing services and wider community initiatives.

Published 13 March 2019

Borders housing associations help deliver budget cooking workshops

A Borders money advice service delivered by three housing associations has teamed up with a social enterprise to help people feed their families cook good food for less.

Published 6 March 2019

Families move into new energy efficient homes in Eyemouth

The keys to Berwickshire Housing Association’s latest modern affordable homes at Acredale in Eyemouth have been given to the tenants moving in to their new homes.

Published 5 March 2019

Final phase begins at Berwickshire Housing Association’s Todlaw development

Work is now underway on Phase 4 of Berwickshire Housing Association’s Todlaw development in Duns which will create another 27 energy efficient and affordable homes.

Published 4 March 2019

In Pictures: BHA staff raise over £1,000 for Breast Cancer Care

Staff at Berwickshire Housing Association’s Duns office held a ‘Big Pink Event’ to raise money for Breast Cancer Care.

Published 18 October 2018

New finance director appointed at Berwickshire Housing Association

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has appointed Eleanor Rooke as its new finance director.

Published 27 September 2018

Local construction opportunities on offer at Hart Builders ‘Meet the Buyer’ event

Hart Builders is inviting potential partners to a special ‘Meet the Buyer’ event at Borders College next week as it embarks on a programme to deliver around 500 new homes with Eildon Housing Association and Berwickshire Housing Association.

Published 27 September 2018

Berwickshire Housing Association supports Eyemouth social enterprise

A cheque for £5,000 from Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has helped a new Eyemouth-based social enterprise get up and running.

Published 18 July 2018

BHA appoints new property director and six new members to Board of Trustees

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has appointed Angela Taylor as its new property director as well as a raft of new members to its Board of Trustees.

Published 13 July 2018

Q&A with Helen Forsyth, chief executive at Berwickshire Housing Association

From drama school in Exeter to teaching in Borneo, Helen Forsyth’s route to becoming chief executive at Berwickshire Housing Association is a road less travelled.

Published 8 March 2018

Berwickshire Housing Association gets work underway at Chirnside

Berwickshire Housing Association’s vision of creating thriving rural communities continued apace as work started on a new affordable housing development in Chirnside.

Published 1 March 2018

More getting on board with sector scorecard

Interest is growing across Scotland in the new sector scorecard pilot, with several new housing associations indicating that they will submit data in 2018.

Published 21 February 2018

Housing association CEO given position on South of Scotland Economic Partnership

Berwickshire Housing Association chief executive, Helen Forsyth, is to represent the third sector in a new partnership that aims to devise a fresh approach to economic development in the south of Scotland.

Published 19 January 2018

First tenants move in to new Berwickshire Housing Association homes in Duns

The first tenants have been handed the keys to their brand new homes at Station Drive in Duns, which have been built by Hart Builders for Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA).

Published 7 November 2017