University of Stirling
Experts at the University of Stirling are leading a major new research project to create future-proof housing to meet the needs of the world’s ageing population.
Published 11 March 2021
A new study from UK housing experts has found that landlords play a significant role in tenants’ ability to feel ‘at home’.
Published 28 January 2021
Kingdom Housing Association (KHA) held its first online graduate trainee showcase to a select group of guests from across the country and announced an expansion of the programme.
Published 2 December 2020
University of Stirling housing student Caitlin Kane has received a prestigious award after wowing industry judges with her work on housing law and policy.
Published 20 October 2020
Kingdom Housing Association is celebrating the first year of an innovative industry partnership with the University of Stirling formed to improve the employability of Housing Studies students.
Published 28 September 2020
The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has released new research that examines taking a different approach to designing homes and communities.
Published 16 September 2020
Along with colleagues across and beyond the housing sector, staff at the University of Stirling are hugely saddened at the passing of our colleague and great friend, Alan Ferguson.
Published 3 September 2020
People working within the housing sector are being invited to participate in an online survey that is focusing on the impact that COVID-19 is having on digitally excluded social housing tenants across Scotland.
Published 3 July 2020
The University of Stirling’s Masters/Postgraduate Diploma in Housing Studies has been reaccredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).
Published 20 May 2020
Dr Lisa Garnham from Glasgow Centre for Population Health and Dr Steve Rolfe from the University of Stirling give an overview of an evidence review exploring tenant participation in the private rented sector, which was funded by the CaCHE Knowledge Exchange Fund.
Published 19 December 2019
Academics are to investigate the impact of the alcohol minimum unit pricing law on homeless drinkers.
Published 24 September 2019
Leading figures in the Scottish social housing sector gathered in Dunblane last week for the 18th National Housing Conference, organised by law firm Harper Macleod.
Published 13 September 2019
Older people are increasingly being faced with the experience of unaffordable rent and poor quality accommodation, a study has suggested.
Published 29 August 2019
Professor Isobel Anderson: Inappropriate housing causing disabled people physical and emotional distress
The Match Me research project explores the effectiveness of allocations and lettings practice for accessible and adapted social housing in Scotland. Here, Professor Isobel Anderson from the University of Stirling discusses findings from the project’s final report, together with recommendations for policymakers and practitioners.
Published 22 August 2019
Lack of suitable housing has detrimental impact on mental health of disabled home-seekers, report finds
Disabled home-seekers are experiencing significant emotional distress due to a lack of suitable housing, according to leading housing experts.
Published 21 August 2019