Fife Council

Work begins on new Kingdom homes for Inverkeithing

Work is to begin this month on the construction of 53 new affordable homes in the first phase of a regeneration project by Kingdom Housing Association that will transform Fraser Avenue in Inverkeithing.

Published 9 March 2017

Methil welcomes new affordable homes

A former communal car park in Methil is now the site of much needed new housing for the area.

Published 23 February 2017

Councillors agree 3% rent rise to improve Fife housing stock

Fife Council has pledged to invest money generated by increasing council house rent rates into continuing to provide warm, safe, secure and affordable homes.

Published 20 February 2017

1,000 new homes pledged as South Lanarkshire Council freezes Council Tax

South Lanarkshire Council has unveiled plans to double its house building programme to 1,000 new homes as it joined two other local authorities in Scotland to yesterday announce a voluntarily freeze of the basic rate of Council Tax.

Published 17 February 2017

Affordable housing boost for Kirkcaldy

Fife Council has reached another milestone in its affordable housing programme with the completion of a housing development in Kirkcaldy.

Published 16 February 2017

Latest phase of Fife Council housing development welcomes new tenants

Eleven new build Fife Council houses at Tantallon Avenue, Glenrothes are now complete with new tenants moving in.

Published 3 February 2017

Lochgelly Town House transformed into flats

A grade B listed Town House in Lochgelly has received a makeover and stylish conversion into four flats by Fife Council Building Services.

Published 23 December 2016

New community funding boost for Glenrothes West

Local communities will have the opportunity to map out the future of the Glenrothes West area alongside design experts following the award of a Scottish Government £20,000 grant.

Published 12 December 2016

Lochgelly in Fife named Scotland’s most improved town

Lochgelly has beat off stiff competition from Linwood, Gourock and Auchterarder to be named Scotland's Most Improved Town 2016.

Published 9 December 2016

Call to use English court ruling to block second homes in Fife

A St Andrews councillor has called for a ban on new homes in the town being sold as second homes after a council in England won a landmark court decision.

Published 21 November 2016

FIFEplan recommendations revealed

Scottish Government reporters have published their recommendations on Fife’s local development strategy.

Published 18 November 2016

Fife Council facing budget gap of £115m by 2020

Councillors have voiced concerns over the latest budget predictions that could mean a gap of £115 million for Fife Council over the next three years.

Published 18 November 2016

Latest phase of council housing in Cellardyke welcomes new tenants

Twenty-two Fife Council homes which form the final phase of homes for rent at Silverdykes are nearing completion.

Published 28 October 2016

Fife housing plans move forward despite council opposition

Plans have been submitted for a housing development between Dalgety Bay and Inverkeithing which was previously rejected by Fife Council.

Published 26 October 2016

Partnership working showcased at Fife House Builders Forum

Around 60 delegates from across the house building industry came together for Fife’s 10th annual House Builders Forum last week to discuss a number of pertinent issues facing the sector.

Published 24 October 2016