21 December 2011
Some of Scotland’s top bands are gathering in Glasgow on 22nd December for an exclusive festive gig in aid of Shelter Scotland.
9 December 2011The Scottish Government should use funds raised from a new tax on empty homes to fund a programme of renovation for Scotland’s 23,000 long-term empty properties.
7 December 2011Channel 4 has launched The Great British Property Scandal, a season of special programmes to investigate the housing crisis and consider possible solutions.
22 November 2011An undercover investigation has revealed the shocking widespread practice of some letting agents in Scotland charging private tenants extortionate and unjustified upfront charges.
22 November 2011This Christmas we're calling for the introduction of standards in temporary accommodation to end the scandal of children having to live in bad, unregulated accommodation.
26 October 2011Knitted blanket squares and designer hats from all over the world will once again feature at the heart of The Big Knit – a wild and woolly fundraising event at the renowned Perthshire Amber Festival.
13 October 2011We are urging homeowners and tenants across Scotland not to cut corners on insurance and to carry out a winter health check on their home before it’s too late.
7 October 2011New powers to help local authorities bring some of Scotland’s 23,000 empty homes back in to use come into force today (7 October 2011).
4 October 2011Our Director, Graeme Brown, comments on new analysis of national housing statistics showing a 50% drop in right-to-buy sales over the last two years.
29 September 2011Help is at hand for homeowners across Scotland thinking about renting out a spare room following the launch of our online advice service, including a free lodger agreement to download.