Glasgow City Council

Council commits £67m to help fund over 1,000 new Glasgow affordable homes

Glasgow City Council has approved over £67 million of funding to support the delivery of 1,076 affordable homes across the city.

Published 7 October 2016

Council tenant’s legal challenge to rent agreement rejected

A council house tenant who challenged an occupancy agreement after falling into arrears, on the grounds that the local authority failed to consider her ability to pay the rent, has had her petition dismissed.

Published 4 October 2016

Housing minister sees North Toryglen transformation first hand

Housing minister Kevin Stewart saw for himself yesterday how a Glasgow community has been transformed.

Published 29 September 2016

Council outlines 20-year vision for Easterhouse with 6,000 new homes

The Greater Easterhouse area of Glasgow is set to be transformed with 6,000 new homes and new nurseries and schools as part of a 20-year revamp plan.

Published 28 September 2016

Council sells former Glasgow school site for new homes

Glasgow City Council has approved the sale of the former Golfhill Primary School site for new housing in Dennistoun.

Published 27 September 2016

New housing repairs website launched to save homeowners ‘hundreds of millions’

A major new free website designed to help private flat owners carry out repairs to their shared properties has been launched by housing minister Kevin Stewart MSP at an event in Glasgow today.

Published 21 September 2016

Council leader opens Partick’s £6.5m Broomhill Gate development

The official opening of Partick Housing Association’s new £6.5 million housing development at Broomhill Gate has been carried out by Councillor Frank McAveety, leader of Glasgow City Council.

Published 19 September 2016

Council approves sale of former Govan school site to Elderpark Housing Association

Elderpark Housing Association is to transform a former Govan school into new offices after the sale of the site was approved by Glasgow City Council.

Published 15 September 2016

Council to develop residential strategy for Glasgow city centre

Glasgow City Council is to draw up a new plan to allow more people to enjoy living in the city centre.

Published 12 September 2016

Housing associations work together to transform derelict Ruchazie site

A partnership between two housing associations has marked the next stage in the regeneration of a Glasgow community.

Published 7 September 2016

Glasgow residents help make Garnethill a litter free zone

Glasgow residents have joined forces in a bid to spruce up their local area by taking part in a litter pick.

Published 31 August 2016

Next stage of regeneration strategy for Glasgow city centre launched

The next stage of a ten year regeneration strategy for Glasgow city centre was launched yesterday by Councillor Frank McAveety, leader of Glasgow City Council.

Published 30 August 2016

WSHA celebrates £50m East Glasgow regeneration milestone

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) was joined by minister for local government and housing Kevin Stewart MSP and Councillor George Redmond, executive member for jobs, business and investment at Glasgow City Council, at the launch of its latest housing development which celebrated a landmark £50 million investment in Camlachie/Barrowfield in East Glasgow.

Published 26 August 2016

GHA continues Pollokshaws regeneration with £4.7m development

Almost 50 new affordable homes are taking shape in the latest phase of a major regeneration project in the south side of Glasgow.

Published 15 August 2016

Thenue plans edge closer after compulsorily purchase approval

The Scottish Government has given Glasgow City Council permission to compulsorily purchase 14 areas of land on the edge of Glasgow Green to pave the way for Thenue Housing Association to develop new homes.

Published 9 August 2016