Dundee City Council

Dundee steps up investment in energy efficient homes

More than £25 million has been spent on energy efficiency measures in Dundee homes in the past three years with another £3m in the pipeline.

Published 16 August 2016

Dundee development offers tenants the future of affordable housing today

An innovative new housing development is giving people in Dundee the chance to benefit from life enhancing and money saving features which could become common place in affordable housing in the near future.

Published 28 July 2016

Dundee set for £13m new housing and fuel poverty work

More than £10 million of investment could see up to 150 affordable new homes built in Dundee in the next two years.

Published 8 June 2016

Dundee’s first National Housing Trust development up for top housing award

A Broughty Ferry development containing the first homes to be delivered in the Dundee area under the Scottish Government’s National Housing Trust (NHT) initiative has made it through to the final stages of the prestigious Scottish Home Awards.

Published 10 May 2016

Councillors asked to approve Dundee homes tender

A near £10 million project to provide 81 affordable homes on the site of former multis in Dundee will move forward next week when the local authority discusses tenders for the development.

Published 20 April 2016

Dundee City Council picks up top award for external insulation works

A popular scheme that cuts fuel bills, improves energy efficiency and the local environment has scooped a national award.

Published 13 April 2016

Black’s Blog: Jimmy Black is puzzled about sheltered housing

Sheltered housing generally involves a warden call system. If tenants press their buttons when the wardens have gone home, the alarm may go through to the council’s community alarm system. Two systems? Why does there need to be two systems which effectively do the same thing?

Published 31 March 2016

Council unveils £4m increased investment in Dundee homes

Funds available for new build council and housing association houses in Dundee are set to go up by over £4 million in the next financial year, the city council has confirmed.

Published 24 March 2016

Dundee City Council missing £68m in tax, fines and rent

New figures have revealed that Dundee City Council is owed almost three times the £23m the authority is making in budget cuts this year, as a result of unpaid council tax, parking fines, rents, rates and other income.

Published 16 March 2016

Dundee set to approve £3.5m investment in council housing

More than £3.5 million of improvement works to council houses across Dundee could be given the go ahead by councillors next week.

Published 8 March 2016

Dundee unveils changes to housing allocation policy

Dundee City Council, Hillcrest, Abertay and Caledonia housing associations have joined forces to launch of a new housing allocation policy for Dundee.

Published 2 March 2016

Dundee and Angus join forces to tackle problem of empty homes

A new partnership has been launched to tackle the problem of empty homes across Dundee and Angus.

Published 23 February 2016

Top marks in inspection for Dundee community living service

A housing support service for adults with a learning disability in Dundee has been given top marks after a recent inspection by a care watchdog.

Published 17 February 2016

Dundee City Council to lose 200 jobs

Dundee City Council has announced that 200 posts will go as part of plans to save £25 million across the next two years.

Published 12 February 2016

Dundee’s sheltered housing warden service rated ‘very good’

Dundee City Council’s sheltered housing warden’s service has been commended by national inspectors.

Published 28 January 2016