Glasgow City Council

Glasgow unveils £469m plan for 4,400 affordable homes over next five years

Glasgow City Council yesterday approved its Strategic Housing Investment Plan for the city over the 2021-26 period, a time which will see £469.71 million affordable housing supply programme grant funding made available with the aim of building an additional 4,400 affordable homes.

Published 15 January 2021

Glasgow home carers to ballot for action over “no confidence” in COVID testing roll-out

Home carers in Glasgow City Council’s Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) will launch a ballot for industrial action next week, warning they have “no confidence” over plans for workplace testing of COVID-19 and amid ongoing uncertainty surrounding the vaccination programme.

Published 14 January 2021

New plans submitted for flats above Glasgow KFC

An amended plan to convert the empty floors above a KFC restaurant in central Glasgow into apartments has been submitted to Glasgow City Council.

Published 14 January 2021

Revised plans for Glasgow City Centre serviced apartments approved

A renewed attempt to gain planning permission to turn empty B-listed Glasgow City Centre premises into serviced apartments has succeeded.

Published 23 December 2020

Time capsules buried at Sighthill regeneration project

A piece of Sighthill's history was marked last week with the burial of two time capsules at the Sighthill Circle, the stone circle in the area.

Published 21 December 2020

Unity Trust Bank finances Linthouse's redevelopment of former Glasgow primary school

Financial support from Unity Trust Bank is helping to transform the site of a former Glasgow primary school into a vibrant, new housing estate.

Published 18 December 2020

Glasgow tenants to influence rent reform in city

Glasgow residents will have their say on possible reforms to the private rented sector in the city after councillors agreed that there is a rent crisis.

Published 15 December 2020

Noah Developments wins appeal over homes at Glasgow Southside bowling green

Plans to build 10 houses at a disused bowling green have been approved by Glasgow City Council on appeal.

Published 11 December 2020

Restaurant and serviced apartment plans for Glasgow listed building

Plans have been submitted to create 11 serviced apartments and a restaurant at a listed building in central Glasgow.

Published 11 December 2020

Glasgow City Council urged to declare rent crisis

Glasgow City Council will be asked to declare a rent crisis next week and let tenants reform the private rented sector after figures revealed the rising costs paid by private tenants across the city.

Published 4 December 2020

Glasgow to release more plots for self-build housing

A programme to facilitate more self-build housing developments across Glasgow is to be launched following the success of a pilot initiative.

Published 3 December 2020

Film puts spotlight on Elderpark's new home

Elderpark Housing has moved into its new home in Govan after a stunning transformation of a 19th century former school.

Published 1 December 2020

Funding boost for 250-flat project at Glasgow Meatmarket

A £42.6 million project to transform a former meat market into 252 flats for mid-market rent has received grant approval via Glasgow City Council’s affordable housing supply programme.

Published 1 December 2020

Council sets out options for purchase or CPO of Springburn pub site

Glasgow City Council is set to begin preparatory work on the potential compulsory purchase of the site of the former Talisman public house, should a sale not be agreed with the owners.

Published 27 November 2020

Glasgow planners calls for rejection of Finnieston Bowling Club flats application

Planning officers at Glasgow City Council are recommending that councillors reject the latest application to build flats at a disused Finnieston Bowling Club.

Published 27 November 2020