River Clyde Homes

National tenants’ participation award for Inverclyde resident

Inverclyde residents were celebrating this week following a local woman’s win at the annual Tenant Participation Advisory Service Scotland (TPAS Scotland) awards.

Published 23 November 2016

River Clyde Homes limits proposed rent increase to 2 per cent

River Clyde Homes has underlined its commitment to affordable rents by proposing that the rent charge increases next year be restricted to the rate of inflation and is asking customers if they support the plans.

Published 22 November 2016

New look and new name for Greenock tower block

River Clyde Homes is unveiling a new look for Cartsdyke Apartments, the 12-storey block in the east end of Greenock.

Published 14 November 2016

Haymarket Group plans to add value to customers and the Charter

A group of housing associations are considering sharing greater information regarding their performance and value for money within their Annual Return on the Charter (ARC) reports to tenants each year.

Published 8 November 2016

River Clyde Homes publishes new kind of annual report

Inverclyde-based housing association River Clyde Homes has issued its first ever report on performance, value for money and affordability.

Published 28 October 2016

River Clyde Homes to continue with low rent increases

At Tuesday’s Annual General Meeting of River Clyde Homes, the membership of the Inverclyde-based housing association heard confirmation of plans for another low rent increase for 2017.

Published 22 September 2016

River Clyde Homes shares council’s disappointment over Clune Park decision

River Clyde Homes said it will “stand shoulder-to-shoulder” with Inverclyde Council in its efforts to regenerate a rundown Port Glasgow housing estate after a judge ruled against the council’s demolition plans.

Published 9 September 2016

Social landlords urged to adopt new voluntary carbon monoxide safety standard

Scotland’s social landlords could do more to prevent fire, gas and carbon monoxide (CO) fatalities and injuries, a new report has concluded.

Published 8 September 2016

Pop-up exhibition ‘open doors’ to Inverclyde multi-storey

River Clyde Homes is once again giving the public a chance to see behind the normally closed door of a tower block apartment.

Published 8 September 2016

Broomhill regeneration continues with launch of new River Clyde Homes flats

River Clyde Homes has launched newly modernised, super energy-efficient flats in the transformed Broomhill area of Greenock.

Published 11 August 2016

River Clyde Homes teams up with Pollok Credit Union

River Clyde Homes has entered into a partnership with Pollok Credit Union (PCU) to ensure that its customers have the best opportunities to prevent them falling into financial hardship.

Published 4 August 2016

Tenants investigate River Clyde Homes’ Aids and Adaption process

River Clyde Homes’ Customer Senate has undertaken an investigation into its Aids and Adaptations process and has made 13 recommendations that aim to improve the service for customers and streamline the system for staff.

Published 5 July 2016

Work begins on 41 Port Glasgow affordable homes

A developer has announced the start on site of a new affordable housing development in Port Glasgow.

Published 24 March 2016

River Clyde Homes hands over keys at new housing development

River Clyde Homes (RCH) has completed its latest development of new homes in Inverclyde.

Published 17 March 2016

Value for Money Club continues positive discussions into 2016

A tenant’s sense of ‘wellbeing’ may have a dramatic effect on satisfaction with their landlord, according to John Wickenden, data analysis manager at HouseMark.

Published 26 February 2016