Fife Council



Fife Council announces £3m plan to ease housing shortage

Fife Council has allocated £3 million to purchase vacant properties in an attempt to increase its housing stock and reduce homelessness across the region.

Published 15 October 2020

New council houses completed in Glenrothes

Fife Council has completed 62 new council houses at School Drive in Glenrothes.

Published 14 October 2020

St Andrews expansion plans approved

Plans for a major expansion in St Andrews including 900 new homes, a business park and shops, have been approved by councillors.

Published 28 September 2020

Fife Council welcomes return to mainstream housing allocations

Fife Council has welcomed the return to mainstream housing allocations after senior politicians agreed to the Allocations Recovery Plan to increase housing options for a range of tenants and applicants in need.

Published 23 September 2020

Developer submits appeal over Kingseat housing proposal

Gladman Developments Limited has lodged an appeal over Fife Council's refusal of its plans for 80 new homes near Kingseat.

Published 21 September 2020

Fife Council showcases improved housing support for domestic and sexual abuse victims

To mark this year's Scottish Housing Day, Fife Council has highlighted the issue of domestic abuse to remind people of the available support.

Published 16 September 2020

Plans submitted for new affordable homes in Leven

Quale Homes has submitted plans to redevelop old social work offices and a gym into 24 affordable two and three-storey apartments on Station Road in Leven.

Published 10 September 2020

Tay Cities Deal partners committed to signing 'as soon as possible'

Partners involved in the proposed Tay Cities Deal have reaffirmed their desire to sign the final deal.

Published 8 September 2020

New care village to replace unwanted flats in Anstruther

A five-storey block of flats plagued by anti-social behaviour is to be demolished next year to make way for a new care village in Anstruther. 

Published 4 September 2020

Kingdom begins conversion of listed building in Kirkcaldy

Kingdom Housing Association has started conversion work on Hunter House in Kirkcaldy, a Category B listed building, following the easing of lockdown restrictions.

Published 28 August 2020

Closing date set on St Andrews development site

A closing date has been set for the sale of the former Madras College site in St Andrews, which has been recommended for use as housing.

Published 17 August 2020

Residential-led mixed-use plan for Kirkcaldy waterfront rejected

Plans for a multi-million-pound waterfront development at the western end of the Kirkcaldy Esplanade have been rejected by Fife Council.

Published 6 August 2020

Cupar western gateway plans face scrutiny next week

Plans to build a new western gateway for Cupar are set to be recommended by Fife Council next week.

Published 28 July 2020

Plans submitted for afforable homes in Lochgelly

Plans have been submitted to Fife Council to build 25 new affordable homes in Lochgelly.

Published 8 July 2020

Scottish Government overturns Dunfermline housing decision

A developer has successfully appealed to the Scottish Government after its plans for new homes next to Townhill Country Park in Dunfermline were rejected by the local authority.

Published 3 July 2020