The Scottish Housing Regulator will continue its intervention at a Glasgow-based housing association after it breached a loan covenant last year.
The Scottish and UK governments are in a dispute over abolishing the bedroom tax and removing housing benefit for 18-21 year olds.
Scottish ministers have urged the UK government not to cap claimants’ benefits when the Scottish Government abolishes the bedroom tax.
Eight councils in Scotland have joined forces to attempt to see 110,000 homes built in and around Glasgow by 2035.
The Scottish Government has launched a new publication into social tenants and social rented housing in the country.
A Scottish housing association has been slammed by the regulator for “failing to progress” a site bought in 2010 with £1m of public money.
Children and pregnant women will spend no longer than one week in bed and breakfast (B&B) accommodation, the Scottish Government has pledged.
Families with children in Scotland are spending too long in temporary accommodation, risking their health and well-being, a report from Shelter Scotland has concluded.
The Scottish Housing Regulator has appointed a manager and three new board members at Arklet Housing Association “as a matter of urgency”.
A number of Scottish councils have warned they may not be able to afford the full cost of Discretionary Housing Payments to cover tenants’ rent in the future because of the new lower benefit cap.
The number of children in temporary accommodation in Scotland has soared by 17% in a year, the latest government statistics reveal.
The Scottish Government plans to use its new social security powers for the first time to make Universal Credit payments more regular, it has announced today.
The Scottish Government wants to simplify the planning system to encourage greater input from citizens.
The Scottish Government has announced the recipients of £1.65m of funding for homeless services and housing providers working with vulnerable people.
The Scottish Government will develop a rental income guarantee scheme to kick-start delivery of private rented sector homes “at scale”, it has revealed in its draft budget for 2017/18.
Social housing starts and completions increased while private sector building fell in Scotland, according to the latest figures from the Scottish Government.
The Scottish Government has proposed increasing planning fees more than fourfold for some major applications, as part of a consultation published today.
The Scottish Government’s U-turn on the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act extension to housing associations will burden associations with additional costs, the sector has warned.
The Scottish Government has launched a consultation into making housing associations in Scotland subject to Freedom of Information requests.
Scotland’s social landlords doubt they have the capacity to deliver the Scottish Government’s target of 50,000 new affordable homes over five years.
The Scottish Housing Regulator has ended its intervention at Wellhouse Housing Association after nearly two years.
A majority of tenants and housing associations to respond to a consultation believe the quality of social landlord services has improved since the Scottish Government introduced a social housing charter.
Landlord services provided by community-controlled housing associations outperform those of other social landlords in Scotland, a report has suggested.
Aberdeen City Council has issued a £370m bond to fund its capital and infrastructure programme.
The Scottish Government is not ambitious enough in its social security plans and should use its powers to create a new benefit to mitigate against welfare reforms.
Plans for an innovative investment vehicle for housing associations in Scotland have been shelved because of a lack of interest from the sector.
Two Scottish housing associations have entered merger talks.
Aberdeen City Council is looking to become the first Scottish local authority to issue a bond as it seeks funds for its £1bn capital programme.
Glasgow City Council has launched a consultation into its plans to deliver 12,500 new homes over the next five years.
A regional plan for Edinburgh and South East Scotland will deliver significantly fewer affordable homes than assessed demand requires, partly because of funding constraints.
The second-largest lender to the Scottish social housing sector will scrap its dedicated team north of the border and merge its functions with its operation based in England.
The Scottish housing minister has said there is sometimes a “rigidity” and a lack of “common sense” in planning decisions, ahead of a White Paper on proposed changes to the system.
Aberdeen City Council has become the first local authority in Scotland to be assigned a credit rating as it seeks funding to build 3,000 homes over 15 years.
The private rented sector in Scotland has almost tripled in size as a proportion of total stock over the past 16 years, the latest Scottish Household Survey has revealed.
The chief executive of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has announced she will leave the organisation next year.
The classification decision on housing associations in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland will be announced on 29 September.
The Scottish Housing Regulator has pledged to work with the government and lenders to head off any negative impact because of deregulation.
The Scottish Government must make its position clear on the future of supported housing funding, the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has said.
There has been a 2% decrease in the number of new homes built in Scotland, according to the latest figures from the Scottish Government.
The Scottish Government has announced measures to weaken the power of the regulator if housing associations are re-classified as public sector bodies.