Public finance minister urges people to check eligibility for council tax support
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People struggling to pay their council tax during the cost of living crisis are being encouraged to check if they are eligible for money off their bill ..read more
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Citylets: Open market rents suggest ‘unintended impact of new legislation’
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Rents for new tenancies rose an unprecedented 11.9% in Scotland’s Private Rented Sector (PRS), the highest annual rise on record, in the first quarter of the existence of new legislation to cap rents for existing tenancies, according to ..read more
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Glasgow hails impact of home energy efficiency programme
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Glasgow City Council's Affordable Warmth Programme is continuing to make homes in the city more energy-efficient ..read more
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Liz Hamilton and Richard Lewington gain Homes for Scotland promotions
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Sector body Homes for Scotland (HFS) has announced the promotion of planning team members Liz Hamilton and Richard Lewington. Liz Hamilton becomes director of planning and Richard Principal is the body's new planning adviser ..read more
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Long-serving CEO to leave Ore Valley Housing Association
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Andrew Saunders is to retire from Ore Valley Housing Association at the end of June this year, after more than 23 years of service to the organisation. During the period of his tenure, the organisation has more than ..read more
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Benefit increase could be effectively wiped out by deductions, charity warns
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1w ago
The move to uprate benefits by inflation will see some people on Universal Credit less than £3.50 a month better off due to the growing impact of deductions, Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has warned ..read more
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Government to extend emergency provisions for PRS rent cap and evictions beyond March
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The enhanced eviction protections currently in place across both the social rented sector and private rented sector (PRS) are to remain in place after the end of March when the rent cap will also continue but only ..read more
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Cost of living puts pressure on young people’s housing and mental health
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More than half of renters (52%) and almost half of people with mortgages (49%) are concerned about their ability to pay their housing costs in 12 months’ time, according to new research commissioned from Ipsos by the Centre ..read more
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Sarah Curtis joins Rettie & Co as director of new homes
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Estate agency firm Rettie & Co has appointed Sarah Curtis, formerly of Savills and Strutt & Parker, as director of new homes. This senior level appointment has been made to support their new homes sales and marketing team ..read more
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Minister urges people to make sure they are not missing out on benefits
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3w ago
People are being encouraged to check they are not missing out on money and to find out if they could be eligible for any of the 12 benefits administered by Social Security Scotland. The benefits which have been ..read more
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