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Scottish Government launches consultation on post-2020 Energy Efficiency Standards for Social Housing (EESSH)

The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on proposed energy efficiency standards for social housing post 2020.  These standards would aim to help address fuel poverty and reduce carbon emissions.  The EESSH2 standards are highly ambitious – with a target EPC of Band B for 2032 for the vast majority of homes.  The consultation, which opened in May, is open for 3 months.  

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Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill Reaches Stage 3

Following some minor amendments logged by Scottish Government at Stage 2 (see here), the Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill has reached Stage 3 in the Scottish Parliament.   

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SFHA jointly commissioned research into 50,000 affordable homes target now published

A report into councils’ Strategic Housing Investment Plans (SHIPs) commissioned by SFHA, Shelter Scotland and the Equality and Human Rights Commission in Scotland has now been published.

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Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill Stage 2 Amendments

As anticipated, Scottish Government has lodged two amendments at Stage 2 of the Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill.    These were to take account of recommendations made by the Local Government and Communities Committee report at Stage 1.   

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SFHA Internal Audit Guidance Now Available

The SFHA commissioned Caron Quinn to produce sector specific guidance on Internal Audit.  SFHA is delighted to make this comprehensive guidance available to all SFHA members.

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Local Government and Communities Committee Publishes Stage 1 Report

The Scottish Parliament's Local Government and Communities Committee has published its Stage 1 report on the Housing (Scotland) (Amendment) Bill - intended to reverse ONS' reclassification of housing associations as public.

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Top marks from the Care Inspectorate

Blog by Maureen Tait, Sheltered Housing Services Manager, Port of Leith Housing Association

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Pitch your idea at SFHA Annual Conference

Pitch your idea at SFHA Annual Conference #housingscotland18 

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Hillcrest’s big birthday bash raises cash for charities

Funds raised for Dundee Bairns and Move On.

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Holyrood leaders back Scottish Housing Day 2017

Presiding Officer Ken Macintosh and the leaders of all the main parties in the Scottish Parliament are backing this year’s annual Scottish Housing Day, due to take place on Thursday the 21 September.

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Urban Union gets green light for 137 new homes in Pollokshaws

The transformation of one of Glasgow’s key regeneration areas is to continue – after approval was granted for 137 new homes with developer Urban Union  given the green light by Glasgow City Council to build the new homes in Pollokshaws.

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First Tenants Take Up Residence at Ground Breaking FitHome Development

Albyn Housing Society Works in Partnership to Deliver Innovative FitHome scheme.

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Property Repairs & Asset Management Conference 2018 – Available to Book Now!

Book now for SFHA Property Repairs and Asset Management Conference!

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