Glasgow City Council

Glasgow City Council grant for Hawthorn Housing Co-operative

Hawthorn Housing Co-operative is to develop its successful estate caretaking service following a grant of £25,000 from Glasgow City Council’s co-operative development unit.

Published 5 August 2016

Volunteers sought to help improve Glasgow communities

Community-minded volunteers are being sought to help Glasgow City Council’s Environmental Task Force keep neighbourhoods looking their best.

Published 4 August 2016

Plans unveiled for 52 affordable new flats for Glasgow community

Work has started on building 52 new affordable homes for rent as part of a regeneration project in the west of Glasgow.

Published 15 July 2016

Common Housing Register pilot to be launched in Glasgow

A Common Housing Register (CHR) for Glasgow could be introduced to make it easier for people to find a rented home in the city.

Published 31 May 2016

Homeless Action Scotland raises concerns over ‘misguided’ Glasgow begging survey

A homelessness charity has criticised a survey which aims to gather the public’s opinion over begging in Glasgow city centre and warned it could lead to homeless people being further stigmatised.

Published 13 May 2016

Link Group completes £2.5m refurbishment of former Glasgow student flats

Link Group Ltd has recently completed the £2.5 million comprehensive refurbishment of properties at Buccleuch Street, Glasgow.

Published 5 May 2016

Glasgow to host self-build homes event

Glasgow City Council is to host an information event on a pioneering self-build project in Maryhill.

Published 28 April 2016

One in five Glasgow residents live in overcrowded homes, census reveals

A detailed analysis of housing trends in Glasgow has revealed that while overcrowding has reduced, one in five city residents still live in cramped conditions.

Published 19 April 2016

Tender issued for contractors at £250m Sighthill transformation

Glasgow City Council has issued a tender for lead contractors to progress the ‘Blue-Green’ infrastructure works at its £250 million transformation of Sighthill.

Published 23 March 2016

Sanctuary Scotland housing project helps families’ fortunes

An affordable housing project has made life better for dozens of families in Glasgow.

Published 22 March 2016

Wheatley Group to provide £30m housing boost for Glasgow

A Glasgow community is in line for a £30 million boost that will see more than 170 new affordable homes built and hundreds of existing houses upgraded.

Published 17 March 2016

Revised housing plan lodged for Glasgow's West End

A planning application for 98 homes at Park Quadrant in the West End of Glasgow has been submitted to the city's council.

Published 14 March 2016

Glasgow City Council to lose 1,500 jobs amid £130m cuts

Glasgow City Council has announced that around 1,500 jobs are set to go as part of £130 million in cuts to its budget.

Published 11 March 2016

Wheatley Group becomes 50-50 joint owner of City Building Glasgow

Wheatley Group has today confirmed it will progress plans to deliver its repairs and maintenance service through a new joint venture (JV) with Glasgow City Council.

Published 25 February 2016

New social housing completed on banks of Forth & Clyde Canal

Councillor Frank McAveety, leader of Glasgow City Council, joined tenants of a stylish new affordable housing development on the banks of the Forth and Clyde Canal as they celebrate the start of Queens Cross Housing Association’s 40th anniversary year.

Published 24 February 2016