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Housing Innovation Community Update

To mark the end of the first year of the SFHA Innovation and Future Thinking Programme, supported by Wheatley Group, SFHA’s Innovation and Future Thinking Lead Lorna Wilson provides an update on progress and looks to the future. 

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Guide to MMR - Feedback please

SFHA is planning to commission guidance on Mid-Market Rent. Read the summary of proposed content and get in touch if there is anything missing or redundant.

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New Regulatory Framework Published

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published the finalised Regulatory Framework guidance, which will come into effect from 1 April 2019.   The SHR has also published its response to consultation feedback.   Both are available via the links below: SHR Regulatory Framework and Guidance SHR Response to Consultation Feedback Feb 2018 SHR has taken account of a number of points the SFHA highlighted within our consultation response, summarised below.  

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Homelessness Update November 2018

Rapid rehousing plans are being drafted by local authorites. When complete, they will set out how people experiencing homeless will be rehoused as quickly as possible. This article provides an update on issues relating to rapid rehousing and homelessness

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Adaptations Update November 2018

Adaptations can help people with mobility issues and physical disabilities live safely in their own homes. Many SFHA members have highlighted that funding for adaptations has fallen short in recent years, meaning tenants have had to wait for adaptations that will help them live their lives safely and independently.  This article provides a short summary of recent activity relating to adaptations and encourages SFHA members to complete a short survey about their funding situations. 

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10 housing questions to ask your health and social care partnership

In this blog, Zhan McIntyre, SFHA Policy Lead, shares 10 housing questions you can ask your health and social care partnership.

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SFHA Housing Management Update November 2018

Summary of events and developments for housing management colleagues across Scotland.

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Six ways to spark a housing revolution

In an article for Inside Housing, Sally Thomas says that 100 years after the Addison Act, once again a new vision for housing is required.

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£2.8m housing boost for Kilbarchan

£2.8m housing boost for Kilbarchan

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Goathill Farm Care and Housing Development commences

The development will consist of a 52-bed care home, 50 extra-care units, and 74 houses – 58 for rent and 16 for purchase through the shared equity scheme – and is due to be completed by autumn 2022.  

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New homes first step in Paisley West End regeneration

Sanctuary Homes transforms site of Wellmeadow Street’s former Co-operative supermarket with 39 affordable properties, 24 flats and 15 houses for social rent.

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Mind your language

Blog by Gordon Brown, SFHA Communications Lead.

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Geraldine: “I thank my lucky stars every day for brilliant new home”

Loretto tenant describes the impact her new home has had on her life.

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Kingdom marks 40th anniversary with annual site tour of new projects

Visit by board members, tenants, management, staff reps and other stakeholders and partners to on-site building projects.

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Charity golf teams swing for £6k

Fourteen teams joined Lintel Trust for its 25th annual golf tournament.

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