Published on Wednesday 1 May 2013
Construction begins today (Wednesday, 1 May) on a new housing development in Craigmillar, which will deliver 60 affordable homes.
Thursday 13 June 2013
Edinburgh tenants have given Council housing in the city a vote of confidence in a new survey.
Tuesday 26 March 2013
Owners of shared properties looking to organise repairs will be able to get help from a new Council service from Tuesday 2 April.
Monday 26 November 2012
A two month-long initiative to improve the quality of life for people living and working in the south west of Edinburgh starts tomorrow (Tuesday 27 November).
Monday 8 October 2012
A package of measures is being introduced to improve security on the landings of housing blocks in the south west of Edinburgh.
Wednesday 19 September 2012
A pioneering homelessness project funded by the City of Edinburgh Council is in line for a top award.
Monday 10 September 2012
Five innovative City of Edinburgh Council projects are going for gold in prestigious UK public service awards.
Monday 23 July 2012
Contractors are starting to demolish three blocks of flats in the North Sighthill area of Edinburgh from today (23 July).
Wednesday 22 February 2012
The first new council home to be built for a generation in Edinburgh will be officially handed over to the new tenant today (22 February).
Thursday 27 October 2011
Another 89 affordable homes are to be built in Edinburgh under the National Housing Trust (NHT) initiative.
Friday 21 October 2011
Property owners concerned about work carried out under the Council’s statutory repairs scheme are set to have their complaints investigated on a case-by-case basis.
Tuesday 4 October 2011
Council tenants are being offered the chance to shape the city’s housing services at a conference in the Capital this weekend.
Monday 29 August 2011
The project which will see the first new council homes built in Edinburgh for more than a generation has been short listed for another major housing award.
Wednesday 24 August 2011
The skyline of North Sighthill in Edinburgh will be changed forever with the dramatic demolition of three tower blocks on Sunday 25 September 2011.
Monday 1 August 2011
A new ‘green' community development funded by the City of Edinburgh Council and Dunedin Canmore Housing Association has been shortlisted for a prestigious Sustainable Housing award.
Thursday 14 July 2011
As the country’s main energy suppliers are set to increase their prices by up to 20% this year, the City of Edinburgh Council it doing its bit to help council tenants cut their household bills.
Friday 10 June 2011
A major housing award has been achieved by the project which will see the first new council homes built in Edinburgh for more than a generation.
Tuesday 7 June 2011
Four developers have been short-listed to provide detailed proposals to build up to 600 much-needed affordable homes in Edinburgh.
Tuesday 31 May 2011
People leaving the armed forces could be given a boost in their bid to find a new home by the City of Edinburgh Council.
Tuesday 29 March 2011
A multi-million pound refurbishment of two of Edinburgh’s 1960s high rise flats has taken a major step forward with the appointment of a contractor to kick start the transformation.
Wednesday 9 March 2011
A new initiative involving the City of Edinburgh Council could eventually see hundreds of affordable homes available for mid-market rent in the Capital.
Friday 25 February 2011
Owners in around 100 tenement stairs in Edinburgh are being directed to alternative property managers.
Thursday 10 February 2011
Edinburgh's ambitious project to build the first new council homes for a generation has taken an exciting step forward.
Wednesday 2 February 2011
The City of Edinburgh Council is carrying out an online survey on affordable housing needs in the Capital.
Friday 15 October 2010
Housing developers are being urged to get on board with a scheme aimed at building more affordable homes in the Capital.
Tuesday 12 October 2010
The contract for one of the City of Edinburgh Council’s pioneering homeless services has been awarded.
Tuesday 5 October 2010
Plans to raise the standard of private rented housing in Scotland have been unveiled today by Housing and Communities Minister, Alex Neil.
Thursday 26 August 2010
Construction work on the first new council homes for a generation in the Capital is set to begin following the appointment of a developer.
Tuesday 6 July 2010
The housing service provided by the City of Edinburgh Council has been rated as the best in Scotland.
Tuesday 26 January 2010
Homelessness in Edinburgh is on track to fall further this year despite the impact of the worsening economic conditions.