Wheatley Group

Wheatley family members win prestigious European business awards

Three of Wheatley Group’s partner organisations are celebrating success following Quality Scotland’s 25th Anniversary Awards.

Published 12 July 2016

Wheatley appoints Tom Barclay as group director of property

Wheatley Group has appointed Tom Barclay as its new group director of property and development.

Published 11 July 2016

Wheatley Group issued with credit downgrade in light of Brexit ‘uncertainty’

International ratings agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has downgraded its credit rating for Wheatley Group citing the “increasing political uncertainty” which has followed the UK’s decision to leave the EU.

Published 7 July 2016

Glasgow’s 35th free digital centre opens in Toryglen

Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) has opened a new digital learning centre in Toryglen to give social housing tenants access to free online access and support.

Published 6 July 2016

Loretto's £54m investment set to build hundreds of new homes and improve existing properties

Loretto Housing Association is investing £54 million in building new homes and improving existing properties across central Scotland.

Published 30 June 2016

Wheatley unveils £100M plan and 200 new jobs

A £100 million clean up is set to take place aimed at improving the environment of 200 thousand Scottish housing association tenants and creating over 200 new jobs.

Published 28 June 2016

Russian visitors’ praise for Cube’s innovative district heating system

Cube Housing Association’s innovative district heating system in Glasgow has attracted international attention.

Published 23 June 2016

Wheatley Group upgraded to UK’s highest credit rating

Wheatley Group has been given the UK’s highest credit rating for a housing group due to its “expansion into strong markets” and its “importance to the Scottish Government”.

Published 21 June 2016

US expert praises work by Dunedin Canmore to restore Victorian homes

A US housing expert saw for himself how Dunedin Canmore is bringing a Victorian building in Edinburgh back to life as part of its drive to make homes warmer and more comfortable.

Published 21 June 2016

Falkirk pupils help Loretto Care get into Olympic spirit

School pupils in Falkirk blew the starting whistle on a project to help young people get fitter and healthier in the run-up to this summer’s Rio Olympics.

Published 17 June 2016

West Lothian Housing Partnership commits £1.3m to home improvements

West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) is investing £1.3 million in improving hundreds of its homes.

Published 13 June 2016

Wheatley helping young people through mentoring programme

Young people from disadvantaged communities are receiving vital mentoring support thanks to staff from Wheatley Group.

Published 13 June 2016

West Lothian Housing Partnership welcomes official dementia-friendly status

A housing association based in Bathgate is going the extra mile to help vulnerable customers by becoming a ‘dementia-friendly’ organisation.

Published 3 June 2016

Common Housing Register pilot to be launched in Glasgow

A Common Housing Register (CHR) for Glasgow could be introduced to make it easier for people to find a rented home in the city.

Published 31 May 2016

Housing apprenticeship gives hope to Glasgow youngster during illness

A young adult from Glasgow has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

Published 26 May 2016