Sanctuary Group



Sanctuary submits plans for 131 affordable homes in Paisley

Sanctuary has submitted a planning application for more than 130 affordable homes in Glenburn, Paisley.

Published 7 June 2019

Sanctuary to deliver 118 affordable homes in Aberdeen

Sanctuary has been given planning permission to build 118 affordable homes in Aberdeen.

Published 3 June 2019

Anderston transformation sees Sanctuary triumph at Homes for Scotland Awards

Sanctuary is celebrating after its regeneration of Glasgow’s Anderston received further recognition as Homes for Scotland’s affordable housing development of the year.

Published 22 May 2019

Tenants launch scrutiny report about Grampian money advice and housing support services

A group of Grampian Housing Association tenants have launched the Association’s first tenant-led scrutiny report.

Published 8 April 2019

Sanctuary CEO reacts to ‘inaccurate’ Dispatches documentary

A documentary which included claims of poor repair standards by Sanctuary Group was an “inaccurate” reflection of its services, according to the landlord’s chief executive.

Published 27 March 2019

Final tower blocks downed as Cumbernauld’s high-rise era ends

Cumbernauld’s last two tower blocks are being reduced to rubble, making space for more than 130 new homes.

Published 26 March 2019

Sanctuary tenants to be offered lifetime tenancies

Sanctuary Group has added its weight to the growing number of social landlords which have announced they will phase out fixed term tenancies, after consulting with residents.

Published 11 March 2019

Sold out homes shows buyers love Sanctuary development

Every home built for sale on the land where St Mirren FC once played has been handed over to local families.

Published 21 February 2019

Sanctuary appoints new group finance director

Sanctuary Group has appointed Ed Lunt as its new group finance director.

Published 23 January 2019

World’s first’ Charles Rennie Mackintosh statue completes £60m Sanctuary regeneration

A statue of Charles Rennie Mackintosh has been unveiled on the 90th anniversary of his death by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

Published 11 December 2018

Sanctuary goes back to drawing board with Aberdeen flats plan

Sanctuary Scotland has vowed to resubmit proposals to develop new flats in Aberdeen after taking the decision to withdraw its initial application after an appraisal of the housing market in the city.

Published 8 November 2018

Sanctuary regeneration project deemed ‘excellent’ by CIH Scotland

Sanctuary’s £60 million transformation of Glasgow’s Anderston has been formally recognised with CIH Scotland’s Excellence In Regeneration award.

Published 7 November 2018

From prisoners to hardy perennials at old jail site’s new garden

A communal garden on the former site of Aberdeen’s HMP Craiginches has given local residents a place to sit and ponder.

Published 6 November 2018

Sanctuary transforms former prison site for Aberdeen’s key workers

A former prison site in Aberdeen has been transformed into 124 highly desirable homes for affordable rent.

Published 1 November 2018

Minister ‘heartened’ by innovative Sanctuary Homes project

Housing minister Kevin Stewart visited Sanctuary Scotland tenants in Glasgow to hear how they had settled into their new homes.

Published 31 October 2018