Scottish Borders Housing Association



Long-serving employee bids farewell to Scottish Borders Housing Association

Scottish Borders Housing Association said goodbye to one of its longest-serving neighbourhood housing officers last week, with the retirement of Irene Sparkes.

Published 18 May 2018

Tenant priorities top list in Scottish Borders Housing Association budget

The Board of Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) has announced details of its spending plans for the coming year.

Published 29 March 2018

Scottish Borders Housing Association commences new family homes for Galashiels

Work has started this week on a new housing development at Rose Court in Langlee, Galashiels.

Published 15 March 2018

Residents to be consulted on plans to regenerate Upper Langlee

Scottish Borders Council and Waverley Housing are launching a joint ‘masterplanning’ project in Upper Langlee in Galashiels this month.

Published 12 December 2017

Scottish Borders HA young achievers win CIH recognition

Two of Scottish Borders Housing Association's (SBHA) brightest young people received recognition at the recent Chartered Institute of Housing Excellence Awards.

Published 2 November 2017

MSPs visit Scottish Borders Housing Association renovation project

MSPs Christine Grahame and Paul Wheelhouse paid a visit to a Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) project in Skirling which is helping to improve the energy-efficiency of some post-war houses.

Published 22 August 2017

Scottish Borders Housing Association hits the road to meet tenants

Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) tenants were out in force when the Association took to the road for a Summer Roadshow across the region.

Published 21 August 2017

Scottish Borders HA sponsors Family Book Festival

Scottish Borders Housing Association proudly sponsored the Family Book Festival at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose.

Published 29 June 2017

Contractor completes £6m work on Hawick social housing project

Esh Border Construction has completed work on a key social housing project for Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA), delivering 60 vital new homes to communities in Hawick as part of a wider regeneration programme.

Published 16 June 2017

SBHA supports University visit to flagship project

A group of students from the University of Stirling visited Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) headquarters for a learning and development session, and took a trip to the Association’s £10 million flagship Stonefield development.

Published 18 April 2017

Scottish Borders Housing Association helps develop future workforce

Staff from Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) have visited Tweedbank School in Galashiels to give children a taste of some possible future careers.

Published 13 April 2017

Haymarket Group signs up to housing association scorecard pilot

Eighteen housing associations in Scotland - including the Haymarket Group of associations - have agreed to take part in a sector scorecard pilot to benchmark a range of business health and efficiency measures.

Published 3 April 2017

Investors in Young People award for Scottish Borders Housing Association

Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) has been recognised for its commitment to young people with the award of Investors in Young People (IIYP) accreditation.

Published 2 February 2017

Winning formula for getting tenants involved recognised at TPAS awards

Scottish Borders Housing Association’s tenant participation manager was named a Tenants’ Champion at the weekend’s annual Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) Scotland Conference Awards.

Published 22 November 2016

Funding to help Borders housing associations improve energy efficiency

Scottish Borders Council has been awarded £225,000 from the Scottish Government to help improve the energy efficiency of social housing in the area.

Published 11 November 2016