Private Landlord Survey

12-Jan-24
The network has launched a survey of private landlords across Scotland.

The network launches housing governance survey for 2024

12-Jan-24
Scotland's Housing Network is currently undertaking a survey of housing committees/boards to understand their composition, effectiveness and their training and support needs.

Under One Roof: Repairs to traditional tenement buildings

11-Jan-24
The next article in our series with Under One Roof provides advice and information on repairs to traditional tenement buildings.

Under One Roof is hiring

22-Dec-23
Under One Roof is looking for an Education and Training Officer (Maternity Cover) to join their team and become one of Scotland's few experts on tenement maintenance and repair management.

Equally Safe: Scotland’s Strategy for Preventing and Eradicating Violence Against Women and Girls

12-Dec-23
The Scottish Government and COSLA have published a refreshed strategy for ending violence against women and girls.

Regulator publishes first information from Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) survey

05-Dec-23
The Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has shared its early analysis of social landlords’ responses to its survey on Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) in social housing.

Citizens Advice Cost of Living Analysis

05-Dec-23
The latest analysis of advice requests from CAS provides a number of useful insights into the advice needs of those at the sharp end of the cost of living crisis.

Private Sector Rent Statistics, Scotland, 2020 to 2023

05-Dec-23
The Private Sector Rent Statistics, Scotland, 2010 to 2023 presents statistics on average private sector rent levels in Scotland by Broad Rental Market Area and size of property.

Social Housing Net Zero Standard Consultation

05-Dec-23
The Social Housing Net Zero Standard Consultation was publisehd on the 28 November 2023, and closes on 8 March 2024.

Housing Revenue Account (HRA) Statistics: 1997-98 to 2022-23 (near actuals) & 2023-24 (estimates)

05-Dec-23
The latest HRA statistics for the year 2022-23 have been published.

Homeless Prevention Statistics Published

05-Dec-23
The Scottish Government has published the latest “Prevent 1” statistics on homeless prevention activities and outcomes in Scotland in the period from 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023.

Under One Roof: A short guide to building insurance

28-Nov-23
The next article in our series with Under One Roof provides advice and information on building insurance.

Short Term Lets Licensing Statistics

28-Nov-23
The Scottish Government has released its Short Term Lets Licensing Statistics for Scotland to 30 June 2023.

Green Heat Finance Task Force Report pt 1

28-Nov-23
The independent Green Heat Finance Taskforce, has published part one of its report.

Development Value for Money Service

28-Nov-23
We are now collating SHN Development Value for Money Tool (DVfM) returns for new build development projects completed during Q2 of 2023/24, with a deadline of Friday 22nd December for submissions.

Is the private rented sector shrinking?

15-Nov-23
Figures published by the Scottish Government under Freedom of information rules appear to show a reduction in the number of private rented properties of almost 100,000 in just three years.

Judicial review finds in favour of the Scottish Government

15-Nov-23
The Court of Session found in favour of the Scottish Government on private rented sector rent controls.

Can Do Retrofit Challenge 100% funding opportunity from Scottish Enterprise

15-Nov-23
The retrofit challenge is looking to provide support and funding to a small number of social housing providers to identify and evaluate solutions from the supply chain that reduce the cost of retrofit

Housing Options Toolkit Update

07-Nov-23
An update on the progress of the Housing Options Toolkit.

Scotland’s Housing Network Annual Gathering and AGM

07-Nov-23
Scotland's Housing Network held their annual gathering and AGM on the 2nd November 2023 at the Studio in Glasgow.

Jim Hayton to retire from Scotland’s Housing Network

31-Oct-23
Scotland's Housing Network Private Sector Housing Officer Jim Hayton is to retire from the network at the end of 2023.

Under One Roof: A short guide to undertaking building surveys

27-Oct-23
The next article in our series with Under One Roof provides advice and information on the process of undertaking building surveys.

One million children in the UK in ‘destitution’

26-Oct-23
New Joseph Rowntree Foundation study reveals scale of extreme need.

Scottish Housing Regulator has issued its first request for data on RAAC in social housing.

26-Oct-23
The Scottish Housing regulator has issued its first request for data on RAAC in social housing.