25 Jun 2024 | Health | Tenants and residents

Scottish Housing Day 2024 to focus on ‘homes for life’

The importance of housing in supporting people throughout life as their needs and priorities change is the focus for this year’s Scottish Housing Day, which takes place on Wednesday 18 September.

20 Jun 2024

Chartered Institute of Housing 2024 vice president election

Voting for our 2024 vice president election is now open. Every CIH member gets a vote in the election and the candidate with the most votes will be the winner.

20 Jun 2024 | Building new homes | Homelessness

Housing coalition urges Scottish Government to ‘change course’ ahead of housing emergency statement

CIH Scotland and partners have called on the Scottish Government to ‘change course’ ahead of a ministerial statement on the housing emergency at Holyrood.

17 Jun 2024 | Equality, diversity and inclusion | Tenants and residents

Refugee Week 2024: CIH and MTVH unveil new-look Housing Rights website

The refresh comes as the government updates the list of migrant domestic abuse victims who are eligible to join local authority housing waiting lists.

17 Jun 2024 | Building new homes

CIH analyses party manifesto pledges on housing

Now that most of the party manifestos have been published we’ve looked at what they say on housing.

10 Jun 2024 | Homelessness | Private rent | Regulation and legal

CIH Scotland responds to call for views on the Housing (Scotland) Bill

CIH Scotland has submitted responses to the Local Government, Housing and Planning Committee and the Finance and Public Administration Committee.

07 Jun 2024 | Homelessness

NI sector leaders respond to social housing new starts funding for 2024/5

NI housing and homelessness sector leaders outline ‘grave concerns’ at 73.4 per cent decrease in social housing new starts figure for 2024/5

30 May 2024

CIH Scotland Housing Awards return for 2024

24 May 2024

CIH member general election update: 24 May 2024

Update on CIH's work around the general election, including progress of housing reforms.

17 May 2024

CIH Cymru responds to Welsh Government rent settlement announcement

Find out more about the announcement and read the reaction of Matt Dicks, CIH Cymru's national director.

15 May 2024 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Homelessness

CIH Scotland reacts to the declaration of a national housing emergency

Callum Chomczuk, national director of CIH Scotland reacts to the Scottish Government's declaration of a national housing emergency.

13 May 2024

New report highlights the financial and rent payment challenges faced by many social housing tenants

Read the latest report and findings from the Holding on to home study team

09 May 2024

New guidance for rethinking repairs and maintenance published

Delivering on the BSHR action plan a CIH lead cross sector working group has published 12 guiding principles to enable organisations to rethink their repairs and maintenance services.

26 Apr 2024 | Building new homes | Homelessness

CIH Scotland responds to announcement on funding for housing

Scotland's First Minister, Humza Yousaf announced additional funding to acquire affordable housing.

25 Apr 2024

CIH responds to latest developments on the Renters (Reform) Bill

Read CIH's head of policy and external affairs response to the diluted proposals that have now completed their passage through the House of Commons.