Link Group

Link Group invests in HACT's social value roadmap

Link Group has become the first Scottish investor in HACT’s social value roadmap.

Published 13 January 2021

Link Group to 'Kickstart' 37 careers for young people

Thirty-seven young people are to be provided jobs within Link Group as part of the UK Government’s £2 billion Kickstart scheme it was announced this week.

Published 11 December 2020

Link puts sustainability first with new certification

Link Group has become the first housing association in Scotland to achieve an internationally recognised accreditation.

Published 8 December 2020

Report outlines progress of Edinburgh homelessness initiative throughout COVID-19

A progress report to the City of Edinburgh Council’s Housing, Homelessness and Fair Work Committee last week updated members on delivery of the council’s Private Sector Leasing (PSL) scheme, managed by Link Housing Association.

Published 11 November 2020

More than 100 new affordable homes completed in East Kilbride

Developer Swan Group and construction firm The JR Group have worked in partnership to complete a new social housing development of 105 homes at Law Place in East Kilbride – one of the largest projects of its kind in the area.

Published 12 October 2020

JR Group offers a warm welcome home to Link residents with gift box

The JR Group, which has worked alongside Link Group to deliver high quality social housing across Scotland for more than five years, has created an initiative that gives every new resident a welcome gift box in an effort to make moving day a little smoother.

Published 1 October 2020

JR Group delivers affordable homes in Wishaw

JR Group has successfully delivered 30 affordable homes on East Academy Street in Wishaw as it awaits a decision on plans for 12 more flats in the town.

Published 11 August 2020

Weslo selects Link as preferred transfer partner

Weslo Housing Management has chosen Link Group as its preferred partner for transfer of its homes and services following the completion of a strategic option appraisal.

Published 6 August 2020

Planning approval for Link Group's affordable housing scheme in Kirktilloch

Planning approval has been granted for a 23-unit affordable housing development for Link Group at Kilsyth Road in Kirkintilloch.

Published 27 July 2020

JR Group marks completion of Link development

Paisley-based construction firm The JR Group is celebrating the completion of a landmark inner-city development in Glasgow’s East End.

Published 8 July 2020

Inverclyde Common Housing Register landlords to resume property advertisements

Landlords on the Inverclyde Common Housing Register (ICHR) can start to advertise their available properties again as the coronavirus lockdown measures have been eased in Scotland. 

Published 29 June 2020

Link trust helps over 100 people and families in need during lockdown

A trust managed by Link Group approved its 100th application this week to provide additional support to some of those hardest hit by the coronavirus and lockdown.

Published 1 June 2020

Popular housing figure Janice Conner retires after 30 years’ service

Janice Conner, Link Housing’s head of housing services, is retiring after 30 years with the housing provider this month.

Published 29 May 2020

Link and Govanhill to complete ‘missing corner’ of former Larkfield bus depot

Link Group has teamed up with Govanhill Housing Association on new proposals to complete its redevelopment of the former Larkfield bus depot site.

Published 26 May 2020

Edinburgh tackles homelessness and empty homes with Private Sector Leasing scheme

Private landlords and other property owners left with empty homes in Edinburgh due to coronavirus are being encouraged to help local people and families in critical housing need through a new scheme which aims to provide a better alternative to other forms of temporary homeless accommodation.

Published 18 May 2020