Wheatley Group



Martin Armstrong: Housing First can help us tackle homelessness

The scale of homelessness in the UK is shocking, but we are determined to act – and the Housing First scheme gives us means to do so, writes Wheatley Group chief executive Martin Armstrong.

Published 25 July 2019

Regulator revises DGHP engagement plan following Wheatley partnership announcement

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published a revised engagement plan for Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership.

Published 22 July 2019

New Wheatley initiative to help people make money go further

Wheatley Group has launched a new scheme to help its customers make their money go further.

Published 22 July 2019

Housing minister praises Salvation Army’s Housing First work

Housing minister Kevin Stewart has seen first-hand the impact of Housing First during a visit to a Salvation Army-run hub in Glasgow.

Published 19 July 2019

GHA breathes life into Glasgow stables as first tenants move into new flats

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow has been transformed into 52 new flats for mid-market rent.

Published 18 July 2019

Wheatley chosen as DGHP’s preferred constitutional partner

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) has confirmed that it will progress plans to form a constitutional partnership with Wheatley Group.

Published 12 July 2019

Wheatley confirmed as UK’s largest social housing builder

Wheatley has been confirmed as the UK’s largest builder of social rented homes for the third year in a row.

Published 9 July 2019

Loretto gets green light for Cardonald homes for the elderly

Loretto Housing Association has been granted permission to develop 32 homes in Cardonald.

Published 26 June 2019

Wheatley launches talent search for new graduate programme

Wheatley Group has launched a search for 22 graduates to join its new two-year programme in what is believed to be the biggest graduate training programme of its kind in Scotland.

Published 17 June 2019

New Loretto home ‘makes all the difference in the world’

Delighted tenant Isabella Heyne said her new Loretto home in Coatbridge is “absolutely life-changing”.

Published 17 June 2019

Wheatley Group appoints technology specialist Angela Mitchell to board

Wheatley Group has announced the appointment of technology specialist Angela Mitchell as a non-executive director.

Published 14 June 2019

Electric car share funding for housing associations opens for second round

A second round of the Plugged-In Households Grant Fund has now opened, allowing more social housing providers, third sector and community organisations the chance to procure the services of electric vehicle car clubs.

Published 3 June 2019

Wheatley Group’s financial outlook revised upward to ‘stable’

International ratings agency S&P Global Ratings has announced an upgraded outlook on Wheatley Group’s credit rating.

Published 23 May 2019

#HousingFirstScot: Scotland’s leading housing group is backing Housing First

Wheatley Group’s Homelessness Lead, Catherine Wilkie, explains how the Housing First partnership is helping the most vulnerable people off the streets.

Published 17 May 2019

Wheatley shortlisted eight times in Scottish Home Awards

Wheatley Group has been nominated eight times in the prestigious Scottish Home Awards.

Published 13 May 2019