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Keep up to date with all of the latest news from Lowther Homes.

Derek Mackay MSP at the opening of the former stables at Bell Street in Glasgow

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow has been transformed into 52 new flats for mid-market rent.

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Wheatley Group has launched a search for 22 graduates to join its new two-year programme – and kickstart a great career in housing.

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Inglefield Street Govanhill

Work has started to transform a derelict site in the south side of Glasgow into much-needed affordable homes.

MySavings letterbox

MySavings will cost you less, every day.

Modern Apprentice Nicole Tait

Wheatley Group is making a last call for young people looking for a Modern Apprenticeship.

Online services

We’re carrying out an update to our online services from 6pm tonight (Friday) until Sunday at 4pm.

Follow our advice to stay safe from white goods fires

Did you know fire crews were called to 327 white goods fires in Scotland last year?

Modern Apprentice Nicole Tait

School leavers have a fantastic opportunity to get their career off to a flying start – thanks to Wheatley Group.

Our Power

Utilita Energy Limited has been announced as the new energy provider for Our Power customers.

Our Power

Energy provider Our Power Energy and Supply Limited has today announced it has stopped trading.

Aileen Campbell launches new Craigmillar homes

The first phase of a multi-million pound transformation of a community in Edinburgh has taken shape – and residents are delighted with their new homes.

Beaverbank

Work has started on two projects which will provide 60 new affordable homes in Edinburgh.

Neighbourhood Environmental Team

The search is on for modern apprentices to join Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management organisation.

Modern Apprentices help us keep communities clean

Young people living in Edinburgh and the east can get their career off to a great start thanks to Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management group.

Nicole Cleugh and Megan Linton at their new home

Homes for mid-market rent in a new development in the East End of Glasgow were all snapped up in record time.

Wheatley's Modern Apprentices are getting to work

Young people with disabilities are taking their first step on the career ladder, thanks to a commitment by Wheatley Group to tackle exclusion in its communities.

Housing Minister backs new employment programme

Scotland’s Housing and Communities Minister Kevin Stewart came face to face in Glasgow with unemployed people being supported to get 'work ready'.

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Sorry, but our online services – My Lowther – won’t be available on Saturday 30 June between 8am-7pm as we’re carrying out upgrades.

Doorstep crime

What does ‘doorstep crime’ mean to you?

Scottish Employability and Training Minister Jamie Hepburn launches Wheatley Works

Wheatley Group is on target to create 2500 new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities by 2020 for people in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities.

Jeane Freeman My Great Start group

A pioneering service run by Wheatley Group to support new tenants make the most of their new home has helped more than 1500 people in the past year.

Volunteer Glasgow are looking for help to mentor young people in the city

If you're looking to offer support to a young person in Glasgow, then here’s your chance.

Dunedin Canmore marks start of new homes at Greendykes, Craigmillar

A major regeneration project in Edinburgh has taken another step forward with work starting on 70 new affordable homes.

Work starts on new GHA homes in the Gallowgate

The regeneration of the Gallowgate has taken a huge step forward as work has started on 143 new GHA homes in the area.

Ashleigh and Christopher are celebrating their first Valentine's Day as a married couple

A young couple gained more than a job when they fell in love and got married after meeting on a Modern Apprenticeship programme.

Modern Apprentices

The search is on for bright young talent to join Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

volunteering

OUR Volunteer Plus partnership helped young people change their lives – and help others too.

Staff are here to help

Scotland’s leading housing, care and property management group has been recognised for outstanding customer service by a prestigious UK scheme.

Our Power you've got the power

Tenants can access cheaper energy thanks to Our Power – a ‘not for profit’ energy supply company.

Tenants and homeowners shape service

A new improved £33 million repairs service is being rolled out to thousands of tenants and factored homeowners across Wheatley Group communities in the west of Scotland.

First Minister visits tenants at new GHA homes

GHA unveils 105 affordable homes at Govan tram depot site as Wheatley announces further £65 million of private investment.

Volunteering

If you want to find a new career, improve your confidence and help make a difference to other people, then volunteering could be for you.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

A new training course can help tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

The Routes into Care training course helped tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

Launch of My Money service in Cranhill

Thousands of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Scotland’s biggest city will be given a personal money mentor as part of a pioneering new scheme to tackle poverty and inequality.

Community Plan

Views are being sought on Glasgow's Draft Community Plan – covering everything from health and wealth to jobs and childcare.

Hoarding

Wheatley Group is highlighting an issue that is more widespread than many people think – hoarding.

Modern apprentices

We’ve launched a last call for applications for this year’s Modern Apprenticeships.

New bursary scheme launched for tenants

We're offering lifeline support to tenants and their families to pursue their dreams of going to university.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

Bell Street stables

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow is to be turned into flats for mid-market rent.

90 modern apprenticeships are available for young people

Ninety young people from some of Scotland’s most deprived communities are being given the chance to kickstart their career through new apprenticeships.

Nicola Sturgeon and Frank McAveety at new-build

Work has started on 150 new homes as part of plans to transform a community in the south of Glasgow.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A new charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

Minister backs environmental campaign

Ninety apprentices and trainees, including people from disadvantaged communities, are learning how to make Scotland’s neighbourhoods cleaner and greener.

TV weather predicts warm winter for tenants

Scotland’s largest social landlord launches its latest WinterReady initiative.

New flats in Yoker are proving a hit with customers.

Lowther Homes is providing a lifeline for people looking to rent an affordable home – as new research shows working Scots are being priced out of the property market.

41 young people sign up for apprentice programme

Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group has doubled this year its number of Modern Apprentices.

Cube and partners transform Ruchazie community

A partnership between two housing associations has marked the next stage in the regeneration of a Glasgow community.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

Wheatley Group is looking for 45 young people who like working outdoors to become its latest apprentices.

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Lowther Homes’ new apartments for rent in Yoker are being snapped up fast.

35th Click and Connect opening in Toryglen

GHA has opened a new digital learning centre in Toryglen to give social housing tenants access to free online access and support.

Lowther logo news

Lowther Homes has further expanded its portfolio of affordable homes for rent with the acquisition of 21 new-build apartments in Hamilton.

Apprenticeship scheme gives teenager hope

A Glasgow teenager has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

MCR Pathways

Young people from disadvantaged communities are receiving vital mentoring support thanks to staff from Wheatley Group.

Wheatley Group is looking for 37 new Modern Apprentices

GHA's parent organisaton, Wheatley Group, is making a last call to recruit 37 new Modern Apprentices.

Nattalie McCulloch is delighted with her home in Braehead.

Nattalie McCulloch couldn’t believe her luck when she landed the keys to her new home.