Grampian Housing Association



Grampian Housing Association submits Aberdeen flats proposal for planning

Plans by Grampian Housing Association (GHA) to redevelop the former Victoria Road School in Aberdeen into 50 affordable homes have progressed with the submission of a planning application.

Published 28 November 2019

More housing associations awarded funding to provide car ownership alternatives

Seven organisations across Scotland have been successful in the second round of the funding to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 28 November 2019

Grampian Housing Association elects new chair and vice-chair

Dr Abhishek Agarwal, course leader for the Aberdeen Business School MBA Programme at Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been elected as the new chairman of Grampian Housing Association, while Jim Cargill takes over as vice-chairman.

Published 22 October 2019

Social landlords team with CityFibre to bring full fibre broadband to tenants

Tenants in Aberdeen and Stirling will be among the first in the country to benefit from next-generation digital connectivity thanks to a partnership between a group of social housing providers and full fibre infrastructure provider CityFibre.

Published 12 September 2019

Grampian Housing Association subsidiary delivering high satisfaction

Staff at Grampian Housing Association’s leasing subsidiary, Let’s Choose, are celebrating after receiving excellent feedback from their tenants in an independent survey.

Published 1 August 2019

Grampian Housing Association homes fitted with Tesla batteries to help reduce electricity bills

Local government, housing and planning minister, Kevin Stewart MSP, visited the Northfield area of Aberdeen last week to see how the Scottish Government’s Decarbonisation Fund is helping Grampian Housing Association implement energy efficiency measures.

Published 22 July 2019

Grampian Housing Association takes ownership of former Victoria Road School in Torry

A milestone has been reached in the regeneration of the former Victoria Road School in Torry, Aberdeen, with the transfer of ownership to the new owner Grampian Housing Association.

Published 24 June 2019

New strategy launched by North East tenants and landlords

A collective of tenants, residents, registered social landlords and local authorities in the North East celebrated the launch of a strategy and action plan over lunch with social housing tenants, residents, staff and partners.

Published 17 June 2019

Electric car share funding for housing associations opens for second round

A second round of the Plugged-In Households Grant Fund has now opened, allowing more social housing providers, third sector and community organisations the chance to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 3 June 2019

Revised Ballater school affordable housing plans given green light

Grampian Housing Association’s plans to convert a disused Victorian school site in Royal Deeside into 24 affordable homes have been approved by councillors.

Published 13 May 2019

Scotland’s Housing Network to study homelessness prevention among north and islands RSL’s

A homelessness prevention project is under way to investigate ways to improve the performance of section 11 notices in the north and islands of Scotland.

Published 1 May 2019

Tenants launch scrutiny report about Grampian money advice and housing support services

A group of Grampian Housing Association tenants have launched the Association’s first tenant-led scrutiny report.

Published 8 April 2019

Housing associations receive funding for electric car share schemes

Eight housing associations are to share a £510,000 investment from the Scottish Government towards electric hire car clubs to allow people to rent low-emission vehicles.

Published 21 March 2019

Neil Clapperton: Our Power – a eulogy

Neil Clapperton, CEO of Grampian Housing Association, reflects on the collapse of Our Power, the housing association-backed energy provider.

Published 21 February 2019

Ballater school affordable housing plans revised

Fresh plans by Grampian Housing Association to deliver affordable homes on the site of a former Deeside school have been lodged.

Published 17 January 2019