Stirling Council

Over 200 empty homes restored in Stirling

Over 200 empty homes across the Stirling Council area have been brought back into use since April 2013, equating to a massive £2.6 million generated in the region.

Published 21 September 2017

Family fun day at Stirling Council Chambers raises awareness of Scottish Housing Day

Stirling Tenants Assembly organised a family fun day at the Council Chambers to raise awareness of Scottish Housing Day 2017.

Published 19 September 2017

Planning application approved for Killearn affordable homes

Stirling Council’s Planning and Regulations Panel has approved plans to build 35 new properties in Killearn.

Published 6 September 2017

Transformational City Deal plans move ahead in Clackmannanshire

Plans to bring forward housing development sites in Clackmannanshire are among a list of potential projects for the proposed Stirling & Clackmannanshire City Deal, the council has revealed.

Published 4 September 2017

Ministers to grant permission in principle for Judy Murray tennis centre

The Scottish Government has announced its intention to grant planning permission in principle for a proposed tennis and golf centre at Park of Keir in Dunblane provided there is a commitment to affordable housing at the site.

Published 1 September 2017

Funding secured for 130 new affordable homes in Stirling

Forth Housing Association (FHA) has announced a £13 million, three-year plan to build 130 new homes, with support from the Scottish Government and the Bank of Scotland.

Published 30 August 2017

University of Stirling project to create dementia-friendly communities

A three-year project involving the University of Stirling and local partners to boost communities for people living with dementia has received major backing from the Life Changes Trust.

Published 28 July 2017

Stirling housing developments refused over education contributions

Stirling Council has refused planning applications for two adjoining housing proposals for up to 433 houses on a site at the western edge of Cowie.

Published 11 July 2017

New council homes completed in Stirling

Eight new properties for Stirling Council tenants have been completed as part of a new housing development at Kildean.

Published 6 March 2017

Work begins on new homes in Stirling as solar panel milestone reached

Stirling Council has started work to build housing on the former Riverside swimming pool site.

Published 2 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Stirling Council re-affirms commitment to more affordable homes

Stirling Council has agreed a plan to provide over 400 more affordable homes over the next five years.

Published 22 November 2016

Forth Valley empty homes officer shortlisted for Robina Goodlad Excellence Award

A Forth Valley empty homes officer who has led efforts to bring empty homes back to use as affordable housing has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.

Published 14 October 2016

Housing minister opens new affordable homes for Strathblane

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) has celebrated the completion of 14 new affordable homes for rent in Strathblane – the first ones built in the village for over 40 years.

Published 27 September 2016

Stirling Council approves 400-home expansion of Raploch

More than 400 new homes will be built in the Raploch district of Stirling in a bid to accelerate ongoing work to tackle disadvantage and deprivation in the area, the local authority has revealed.

Published 17 June 2016