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

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Please remember we are here to support you and your family during these extraordinary times.

Inglefield Street with passing cars and a cyclist

A new Lowther development of affordable homes has already become a landmark for Govanhill in Glasgow’s south side.

Hurlford Avenue artist impressions

Work has started on 70 new affordable homes on the site of a former primary school in Glasgow.

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart met Wheatley staff online

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP held a virtual meeting with Wheatley Group staff to hear how they have supported vulnerable customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Close cleaning service update

Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate a restricted range of services, in line with government guidance.

New Lowther homes being built at Little Dovehill

Work has started on a new affordable housing development in Glasgow.

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Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate a restricted range of services, in line with government guidance.

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Are you worried or have questions about Coronavirus? Expert help and advice from health care professionals and the Government is available.

Eat Well service drivers helping deliver food

Wheatley Group is appealing for businesses to donate food to help people struggling with the impact of Coronavirus.

Modern Apprentices at Wheatley Group

School leavers have the chance to become Modern Apprentices with Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

Sighthill regeneration project launch

Almost 200 new homes to rent are being brought forward by GHA as part of the regeneration of Sighthill.

SmartSpending app

Saving money using MySavings is now even easier – thanks to a new smartphone app.

Community Safety Minister Ash Denham launches fire safety leaflet for high-rise residents.

Residents in high-rise properties are being given leaflets outlining how to prevent fires in the home and what to do if one starts in their building.

Watson Street new-build

Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) has started work on a second development of flats for affordable rent in Glasgow’s Merchant City.

Scottish Water

A burst water main is affecting normal water supplies in parts of Coatbridge and the Baillieston area of north east Glasgow.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at  GHA Ibrox new-builds

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited GHA’s latest development of 152 affordable flats – and heard how the homes were giving tenants a bright new future.

Batson Street Govanhill

The site of a former primary school in the south side of Glasgow has been transformed into 45 new affordable 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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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.

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.

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.

Lowther logo news

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

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.

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.

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.

Lowther logo news

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.