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Momentum Continues on Tenement Repairs Challenges

There are increasing concerns on the condition of mixed tenure tenements in Scotland with a need for a solution to require owners to invest in common repairs.

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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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SHR Enquiry into Repairs Finds Improved Performance

A thematic enquiry into repairs by the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) has found that tenants place a significant emphasis on repairs. It has also found that social landlords’ performance is improving.

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Consultation on Future of Energy Company Obligation

The UK Government is consulting on the next phase of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) which the SFHA will respond to on behalf of members.

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SFHA attends 1st Meeting of Cross Party Group on Tenement Disrepair

The first meeting of a cross party working group looking at the issue of disrepair in mixed tenure tenements took place at Holyrood on 22 March.

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Update on Fire Safety Regime for Housing Associations

The Scottish Government has published its analysis of responses to a consultation on fire and smoke alarms. At the same time a consultation is open for a private members bill on fire safety in social housing. 

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Minister visits SFHA for discussion on fuel poverty

The Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning Kevin Stewart MSP visited the SFHA office on Tuesday 7 August 2018.

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Interest-free energy efficiency loan scheme extended

The HEEPS RSL Loan allows suitable registered social landlords to borrow between £30,000 and £1m to cover a range of insulations.

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Blog: Housing Europe Annual Conference

SFHA Innovation Lead Lorna Wilson discusses her time at the Housing Europe Annual Conference

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Multi-million contract marks further investment in DGHP homes

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) has signed a contract worth almost £9million to invest in new windows for more than 2,000 properties.

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SFHA calls for increased attention to fuel poverty in EESSH2 consultation response

Reducing fuel poverty and increasing access to funding among SFHA’s recommendations.

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SFHA EESSH2 Consultation Workshops

The SFHA has run a series of workshops across Scotland over the last fortnight to get members’ views on proposed new energy efficiency standards.

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River Clyde Homes Wins Scottish Energy Efficiency Award

SFHA member River Clyde Homes is celebrating success at the Scottish Regional Energy efficiency awards after winning the prize for best small scale project.

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Analysis of Factoring Code of Conduct Responses - Now Available

The Scottish Government recently consulted on proposals to amend the Code of Conduct which sets out minimum standards for registered property factors in the delivery of services to homeowners which SFHA responded to on behalf of members.

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