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The latest buy-to-let index from Your Move Scotland reveals rents were up 6% in the year-to-May 2017, with the typical rental property lettings for £574 a month.


The latest figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) shows a mixed picture in Scotland, with first time buyer activity down on a quarterly basis, but up on the same quarter last year, while remortgaging activity was also up.


The UK Government’s plan to cap housing benefit for social housing tenants aged under 35 could hit 21,000 people in Scotland, leaving them with a collective rent gap of £22.6 million, according to a new report.


Scotland’s housing minister has given his backing to Crisis as the charity begins work on a plan to end homelessness in the country.


A Scottish housing association has announced plans to build thousands of new affordable homes over the next five years.


A House of Commons report calling on the Government to scrap the use of LHA rates to fund supported housing has been welcomed by social landlords in Scotland.


Tenants will doubtless be less than jubilant, but Scotland’s rental market had a “stellar” performance in March, with rents rising in every region.


School facilities in the village of Roslin are to benefits from funding boost of £155,000 as work gets underway on a new residential development.


A Scottish Federation of Housing Associations’ (SFHA) survey on the potential impact of leaving the European Union has revealed that 70% of respondents think Brexit will decreas


The Scottish Government must successfully reform the country’s planning system if it is to hit its target of delivering 50,000 new “affordable” homes by the end of the current parliament, according to the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).



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