Grampian Housing Association



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

Neil Clapperton: COVID-19 vs social housing?

In a guest blog for CIH Scotland, Grampian Housing Association chief executive Neil Clapperton shares what his organisation has been doing to support the current national emergency.

Published 15 May 2020

Grampian Housing Association chief executive issues coronavirus community testing plea

The Scottish Government has a “moral obligation” to follow World Health Organisation (WHO) guidance and implement contact tracing and testing for coronavirus, according to Neil Clapperton.

Published 17 April 2020

Plans lodged to tun Aberdeen pub into flats

Ryden LLP has submitted plans on behalf of Drumrossie Land Development Co Ltd to convert The East Neuk bar on King Street in Aberdeen into two residential flats.

Published 15 April 2020

Grampian Housing Association launches co-wheels car club scheme

Thanks to the launch of a new pay-as-you-go car hire scheme, tenants of Grampian Housing Association can now access electric cars.

Published 27 February 2020

Collective Architecture to bring forward 380-home Elgin project

Collective Architecture has been appointed to develop final proposals for a housing development in Elgin.

Published 28 January 2020

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