Places for People
A new £19 million housing development in Wester Hailes has been shortlisted in the ‘Excellence in Development for Affordable Housing’ category at this year’s Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Excellence Awards.
Published 10 October 2017
The full programme is now available for the University of Stirling’s fourth lecture in its Innovation and Excellence series marking the University's fiftieth year: Innovation in Housing – a force for wider benefits?
Published 3 October 2017
As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations the University of Stirling is hosting an open event to stimulate debate on the future of housing and how our housing system can underpin wider economic and social developments.
Published 20 September 2017
Places for People's diversification strategy has enabled the business to report another set of strong results helping it to increase investment in both new housebuilding and improving and maintaining existing stock.
Published 2 August 2017
Places for People has submitted plans to the City of Edinburgh Council to build 89 new homes by Granton Waterfront.
Published 20 June 2017
Esh Border Construction has announced a raft of new multi-million pound framework partnerships within Scotland’s social housing sector.
Published 12 May 2017
Work to create almost 370 flats at a former Aberdeen school could start as early as June, it has been revealed.
Published 13 April 2017
Residents have begun moving in to a new town in the Highlands which will eventually grow into a community of 12,000 people.
Published 27 March 2017
Development projects by Loretto Housing Association, West Lothian Council, Link Group and Places for People have been shortlisted for a home building industry award by Homes for Scotland.
Published 24 March 2017
A five-year business plan for the Shaping Aberdeen Housing LLP has been supported by councillors, paving the way for the delivery of up to 3,000 homes in the city.
Published 21 March 2017
Places for People (PfP) has become the first housing association to establish a distinct fund management capability with the launch of its new PfP Capital business.
Published 14 March 2017
Ambitious plans to help regenerate Clackmannan took a step forward last week when new actions to deliver new affordable housing, community enterprise facilities, streetscape improvements and the relocation of a local business to new premises were agreed by the local authority.
Published 13 March 2017
A partnership approach between a local housing association, a housebuilder and a national property company is making a significant contribution to housing needs in Aberdeen.
Published 1 February 2017
Places for People Group has completed its acquisition of housing provider Derwent Living in a merger that is said to make the group one of the UK’s largest property management businesses.
Published 11 January 2017
Celebrating residents have been quick to acknowledge the help of a volunteer advocate in a successful 18-month fight to avoid losing their homes.
Published 18 November 2016