We strive to provide aspirational homes and inspirational places
where people live and work. We're not just focused on the
homes we provide. We care about you, your neighbours and your
In neighbourhoods where we have a significant amount of housing
stock we use a neighbourhood planning approach. This helps us
to manage the areas better and actively work with local residents
and groups in the community, together, to make a successful
place. Currently we use this approach in 6 areas.
We're committed to creating neighbourhoods where people choose
and want to live. Our neighbourhoods team work closely with local
groups and organisations to make this happen.
- Increased opportunities for children and young people to
participate in local activities
- Developed community spaces
- Helped vulnerable tenants learn new skills and how to manage
their homes better
- Supported people to move into work or training.
We know this can make a positive difference to people's
You've agreed to play your part by cleaning common areas,
keeping gardens tidy and dealing with your rubbish properly.
We regularly visit our neighbourhoods. We deal quickly with
problems such as badly kept gardens, dumped rubbish, vandalism and
We sometimes provide a stair cleaning or landscape maintenance
service. If there are any problems with these services or in
general, let your housing officer know.
For more information contact the neighbourhoods team on
0131 657 0600.