Grampian Housing Association

Grampian Housing Association mourns loss of colleague Trish Kemsley

Grampian Housing Association has announced that it is mourning the loss of its loved and popular colleague, Trish Kemsley (nee Fraser), who has sadly lost her fight with cancer after a battle bravely borne.

Published 10 June 2021

Local procurement supported by Grampian Housing Association

More than 85% of Grampian Housing Association’s annual procurement spend in 2020/21 went to local suppliers and contractors in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire, its new annual procurement report has highlighted.

Published 21 May 2021

Bespoke lettings system launched by seven housing associations

Seven landlords across Scotland have come together with housing software solutions provider Housing Online Ltd to develop a new digital lettings service called These Homes.

Published 25 March 2021

Grampian Housing Association backs planning experts' call for intern action

Owners of a Scottish consultancy firm are urging employers to nurture the next generation of planners to avoid a crisis in the profession.

Published 24 March 2021

Moray Council approves plans for Bilbohall development

Planning consent for an affordable housing and care village development with up to 200 properties at Bilbohall has been granted by Moray Council.

Published 24 March 2021

New housing applications system set for Moray

Applications for council homes in Moray are being paused from March 18 while a new online service is introduced.

Published 16 March 2021

Grampian Housing Association announces rent freeze for 2021/22

Tenants of Grampian Housing Association will have their rents frozen for the next year following the decision of the Association’s board not to apply a rent increase on the 1 April 2021.

Published 10 February 2021

New staff wellbeing days introduced by Grampian Housing Association

In response to Grampian Housing Association’s concern about colleague wellbeing and resilience in the face of the enduring global pandemic, new wellbeing days are being offered to staff through its “Feeling GREAT” initiative.

Published 1 February 2021

Grampian Housing Association survey reveals adverse impact of COVID-19 on tenants

The results of a survey undertaken by Grampian Housing Association show the huge and long-lasting effects COVID-19 has had on many of its tenants and their families.

Published 17 December 2020

In Pictures: New Sandhaven homes handed over to Grampian Housing Association

Grampian Housing Association chief operating officer Craig Stirrat has shared these images at the handover of new homes in Sandhaven.

Published 8 December 2020

Architecture students design affordable homes for Grampian Housing Association

Students from the Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment at Robert Gordon University (RGU) have designed a series of small, affordable houses as part of a project with Grampian Housing Association.

Published 19 August 2020

Plans for 200 social homes in Elgin

Moray Council and Grampian Housing Association have published plans to build a sustainable residential development for social rent at Bilbohall in Elgin.

Published 31 July 2020

RGU to collaborate on Grampian Housing Association community regeneration project at Torry

A collaboration between Robert Gordon University (RGU) and the Torry Development Trust will bring together expertise in health and social care, architecture and the creative arts, to inform and design the regeneration of the former Victoria Road School in Torry.

Published 15 June 2020

Learning lessons in homeless prevention

A report has been launched into a project in which four local authorities and seven housing associations, funded by the North and Islands Homelessness and Housing Options Hub and managed by Scotland’s Housing Network, explored enhanced practices in relation to section 11 notices.

Published 2 June 2020

Affordable homes plan for old Aberdeen school approved

Grampian Housing Association has received planning permission for its redevelopment of the former Victoria Road School in Aberdeen.

Published 26 May 2020