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03/07/13 11:45

Safeguarding Scotland's social housing

Deputy First Minister announces end of Right to Buy

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27/06/13 10:14

Estimates of Households and Dwellings in Scotland, 2012

The National Records of Scotland has released estimates of the number of households and dwellings in Scotland, including figures on occupied and vacant dwellings, second homes and trends in household types.

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25/06/13 00:01

More affordable homes for the Highlands

House builders encouraged to sign up to scheme

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24/06/13 09:30

Commitment to quality is central to new architecture policy

The Scottish Government’s ambition for quality places throughout Scotland set out in policy statement - 'Creating Places'.

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21/06/13 00:01

More green homes for Scotland

New strategy launched

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13/06/13 11:00

News Release: Millions allocated to help heat homes

Funding will continue to drive down fuel poverty

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06/06/13 11:00

Communities to benefit from social housing reforms

Social tenants and landlords are set to benefit from a number of reforms announced today by Housing Minister Margaret Burgess at SFHA annual conference.

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04/06/13 10:37

Rise in new house building starts

The total number of new homes started in the year to December 2012 increased by 2 per cent from the previous year - the first increase in a calendar year since 2006 - official statistics confirmed today.

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04/06/13 09:46

Publication of Housing statistics for Scotland

This release provides updates to information on new house building and local authority house sales up to 31 March 2013 (Q1) for social sector new build and Affordable Housing Supply Programme (AHSP), or 31 December 2012 (Q4) for other quarterly series. An explanatory document providing background information on the statistics is also available.

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01/06/13 12:56

New support for those unintentionally homeless

Local authorities to give housing support duty to homeless households.

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