West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council updates Tenant Participation Strategy

West Lothian Council has launched an update to its Tenant Participation Strategy to include all the ways in which tenants and service users can take part in shaping housing services.

Published 30 January 2018

New council homes completed in Livingston

Tenants have received their keys to a newly completed development of council homes in Livingston.

Published 19 December 2017

New West Lothian flats ready in time for Christmas

Construction is now completed on the West Lothian Development Alliance development of 12 accessible cottage flats for affordable rent on Foulshiels Road in Stoneyburn.

Published 4 December 2017

West Lothian councillors ‘need to play more prominent role’ in reducing £73.5m funding gap

West Lothian Council has maintained its strong performance but councillors need to play a more active role in the face of a £73.5 million funding gap, the Accounts Commission said today.

Published 23 November 2017

West Lothian communities reap benefits from five year social housing programme

Communities across West Lothian are reaping substantial benefits from a major local housebuilding programme being led by partnership housing provider Lovell, in close partnership with West Lothian Council.

Published 6 November 2017

Work begins on affordable homes for new West Lothian town

Work has started on almost 100 homes for social rent in a sought-after development on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

Published 19 September 2017

West Lothian outlines housing plans for £150m share of City Deal investment

Up to £150 million of infrastructure investment will unlock around 5,000 new homes in Winchburgh, according to West Lothian Council.

Published 27 July 2017

Lovell in shortlist triple for 2017 Scottish Home Awards

Partnership housing provider Lovell has high hopes for this year’s 10th annual Scottish Home Awards with no fewer than three of its developments featuring on the awards shortlist.

Published 30 May 2017

West Lothian Council begins work on 95 new homes

Work has commenced on 95 new council homes across two sites in West Lothian.

Published 21 April 2017

West Lothian Development Alliance to deliver 12 accessible homes in Stoneyburn

Construction has now started on the West Lothian Development Alliance development of 12 cottage flats for affordable rent in Stoneyburn.

Published 5 April 2017

Affordable housing developments recognised by Homes for Scotland

Development projects by Loretto Housing Association, West Lothian Council, Link Group and Places for People have been shortlisted for a home building industry award by Homes for Scotland.

Published 24 March 2017

Tenants move into West Lothian council homes as work starts on new site

West Lothian Council has started on a new development of 86 council homes at Wester Inch in Bathgate.

Published 17 March 2017

Self-help guide for people attending court for rent or mortgage arrears

West Lothian Council has launched a self-help guide for people who are at risk of repossession or facing eviction from their home.

Published 17 March 2017

West Lothian Council freezes rents and pledges £123m housing spend

West Lothian Council has frozen rent levels and announced plans to spend over £123 million next year on housing.

Published 23 February 2017

Highly energy efficient homes planned for West Lothian

Affordable housebuilder Springfield Partnerships has submitted plans to build 85 new affordable homes in Whitburn, West Lothian.

Published 22 February 2017