Rural Housing Scotland
A public consultation has been launched to find out what kind of affordable housing is needed in Blairgowrie.
Published 5 September 2019
A £25 million Rural Housing Fund established to provide 500 new homes by 2021 has resulted in only 80 approvals and 23 completions to date, according to reports.
Published 11 July 2019
A new campaign by Scottish Rural Action (SRA) is aiming to highlight the shortage of affordable homes in rural Scotland and its impact on rural communities.
Published 25 February 2019
Kevin Stewart MSP, minister for local government and housing, will outline his commitment to deliver affordable housing in Scotland at Rural Housing Scotland’s annual conference today.
Published 24 February 2017
Rural Housing Scotland (RHS) has welcomed the publication of the Scottish Government’s reforms of the planning system but warned that any changes must take specific rural challenges into consideration.
Published 15 July 2016
The Scottish Government has announced a new £25 million fund to help bring an estimated 500 new affordable homes specifically to rural areas.
Published 29 February 2016
A new book has been launched which explores how rural housing is a ‘forgotten problem’ in Scotland’s housing history and recounts how housing associations responded to the issue.
Published 26 February 2016
Four Scottish charities have written to minister for housing and welfare Margaret Burgess MSP with a joint call to set an ambitious target for new affordable homes across Scotland.
Published 26 May 2015