Manor Estates Housing Association



Manor Estates to welcome new chief executive

Manor Estates Housing Association has appointed Claire Ironside as chief executive following the retirement of previous CEO Graeme Russell.

Published 13 August 2019

Manor Estates turns Silver into Gold

The Investors in People (IIP) accreditation for Manor Estates Housing Association has been updated from Silver to Gold following a rigorous assessment process.

Published 18 April 2019

New independent housing alliance launches in Edinburgh

Eight housing associations and co-operatives in Edinburgh have established a new alliance to share skills, experience and resources which will allow them to deliver an enhanced service to their customers and the wider community.

Published 25 March 2019

Graeme Russell to step down as Manor Estates CEO

After thirty six years working in the Scottish RSL sector, Graeme Russell is stepping down as CEO at Manor Estates Housing Association at the end of May.

Published 14 February 2019

Manor Estates makes Christmas donation to Salvation Army food bank

For the second year running, staff at Manor Estates Housing Association have donated Christmas-themed food, gifts and treats to the local Salvation Army food bank, in addition to providing a £100 donation to the work of this good cause.

Published 11 December 2018

SFHA responds to soaring food bank use with Christmas appeal

In response to the continued effects of welfare reform on some of Scotland’s poorest and most vulnerable people, the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) launched an appeal at the beginning of December to encourage its member housing associations and co-operatives to give to their local food banks, which are seeing soaring levels of referrals.

Published 22 December 2017

Manor Estates extends gas servicing partnership

Manor Estates Housing Association has announced the continuation of its partnership with Lothian Gas to maintain, service and upgrade as required, gas central heating systems in its tenants’ homes for the next five years.

Published 12 October 2017

Edinburgh’s Lord Provost opens new Manor Estates development

Edinburgh’s new Lord Provost, Councillor Frank Ross, was involved in some tree planting at an event officially opening Manor Estates Housing Association’s new £15 million development.

Published 16 August 2017

Manor Estates completes third phase of insulation projects

Manor Estates Housing Association has completed the third phase of its external wall insulation programme on houses and flatted properties.

Published 2 August 2017

Scottish landlords reassure tower block residents in wake of London blaze

Social landlords across Scotland have moved to reassure residents of their respective tower blocks following the fatal fire in London.

Published 15 June 2017

New website and committee members for Manor Estates

Manor Estates Housing Association has welcomed four new members to its management committee and announced the launch of its new website.

Published 14 March 2017

Second phase of Manor Estates wall insulation programme begins

Manor Estates Housing Association is about to embark on next stage of its successful Wall Insulation Programme.

Published 14 October 2016

New chief executive at Manor Estates

Manor Estates Housing Association has appointed Graeme Russell as its new chief executive following the retirement of Lynn McDonald.

Published 20 May 2016

Manor Estates Housing Association celebrates 20th anniversary

Manor Estates Housing Association kicked off celebrations for the organisation’s 20th anniversary with an afternoon tea for staff, management committee and tenants’ forum members at the Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh.

Published 7 May 2015