City of Edinburgh Council
Councillors in Edinburgh are being asked to prioritise poverty and sustainability as a means of improving residents’ wellbeing.
Published 7 October 2019
Edinburgh has been announced as one of four cities to join a global movement of cities working towards sustainability, prosperity, inclusivity and resilience goals.
Published 1 October 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council is to take legal action over the Scottish Government’s decision to approve a masterplan extension at Edinburgh Marina.
Published 27 September 2019
Colin Kenneth Rae, director of Homes for Scotland, has joined Springfield Properties as a new non-executive director with immediate effect.
Published 18 September 2019
Edinburgh residents are now settling into their new affordable homes in the Western Harbour development.
Published 16 September 2019
Edinburgh Council's housing chief has warned that private housing developers must play their part in building sustainable homes to meet Edinburgh's aim of reaching carbon neutrality by 2030.
Published 3 September 2019
Housing, homelessness and fair work convener, Cllr Kate Campbell, writes about how the City of Edinburgh Council is intervening to help those living in the private rented sector.
Published 29 August 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council’s homelessness task force will reconvene today to address how city-wide services can best help some of the most vulnerable people in Edinburgh, including those who are rough sleeping.
Published 15 August 2019
A family of five is looking ahead to a new life after moving into their new council house in North Sighthill.
Published 13 August 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council has agreed a timetable to progress its next local development plan.
Published 9 August 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council has set out its case for a licensing regime to be introduced for properties being rented out for more than 28 days in a calendar year.
Published 22 July 2019
Regular building inspections, the establishment of compulsory owners’ associations and Building Reserve Funds must be written into legislation to protect the future of Scotland’s tenement buildings, according to a new report.
Published 5 June 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council’s housing and economy convener, Cllr Kate Campbell, is encouraging residents to have their say on short term lets by taking part in the Scottish Government’s consultation on the regulation of the industry.
Published 5 June 2019
Hundreds of new homes are closer to becoming a reality after work got under way on the latest phase of regeneration in Pennywell.
Published 3 June 2019
The City of Edinburgh Council is working with national homelessness charity Crisis in a new partnership to unlock access to the private rented sector for homeless people across the city.
Published 31 May 2019