Fife Council

'Exceptionally high' vote of confidence in Fife Care and Repair Service

The Fife Care and Repair Service, which is managed and operated by Kingdom Housing Association and funded by Fife Council, has been given an emphatic vote of confidence by users with satisfaction levels reaching 98 per cent.

Published 20 July 2015

Social landlords launch non-profit energy company

A new independent energy supply company, the first in the UK operating on a non-profit distributing basis, plans to be selling heat and power to tenants in 200,000 homes across Scotland by 2020.

Published 16 July 2015

Fairer Fife Commission looks at life courses and transitions

The Fairer Fife Commission met for the fourth time yesterday to discuss the best way to break the cycle of poverty in Fife.

Published 8 July 2015

Locals to discuss Fife affordable housing development

A drop-in event has been called for members of the public to discuss a proposed affordable housing development in Leven, Fife.

Published 7 July 2015

Housing associations join Fife Council’s online Home Swap system

Housing association tenants in Fife can now swap homes with local authority tenants after Fife Housing Register Partners (FHR) revealed it is to join Fife Council’s online Home Swap system.

Published 25 June 2015

Affordable housing programme reaches 1,000 new homes milestone

Fife’s Affordable Housing Programme has reached the significant milestone of delivering 1,000 new homes.

Published 23 June 2015

Fife researchers probe geothermal heating for homes

A green energy centre operated by the University of St Andrews will investigate the feasibility of heating buildings using warm water found deep underground.

Published 22 June 2015

Kingdom provides advice for Fife tenants on Universal Credit changes

Over eighty Fife tenants have attended events in Dunfermline and Glenrothes to receive support and advice on the forthcoming implementation of Universal Credit.

Published 15 June 2015

£1bn Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Deal plans move forward

Plans for a £1 billion City Deal involving six local authorities has moved a step closer following a £275,000 investment by Fife Council.

Published 3 June 2015

Fife Council to install 30,000 Aico Fire/CO alarm interfaces

Fife Council is undergoing a programme to install 30,000 Aico Ei414 Fire/Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm Interfaces throughout its housing stock.

Published 28 May 2015

Fife's Local Housing Strategy gets the green light

Fife Council’s executive committee has approved its Local Housing Strategy for the next five years.

Published 15 May 2015

Event to reveal proposal for new council housing in Methil

Fife Council is giving people the chance to discuss a private developer’s plans for a proposed new affordable housing development at the former Bowling Green in Wellesley Road, Methil.

Published 6 May 2015

Fife Council approves first Empty Homes loan application

Fife Council has approved the first successful loan from the ‘Empty Homes Loan Scheme’, a scheme available to owners of long-term empty homes with properties that require extensive repairs to bring them up to a lettable standard.

Published 30 April 2015

More affordable housing investment agreed for Fife

Fife Council is to continue beyond its current commitment of 2,700 new homes by 2017 after agreeing a two-year extension of its Affordable Housing Programme.

Published 29 April 2015

Cupar County Buildings housing transformation underway

A project to convert unused office space at Cupar County Buildings into social housing is now underway.

Published 29 April 2015