News - 2008
Is Home Ownership Beyond Your Reach?
Find out NOW if the New Supply Shared Equity scheme could be right for you?
Christmas Newsletter for 2008
Beating the credit crunch this Christmas - Tips to keep costs down this festive season, update on new developments, AHP officers celebrating success, new blood on board, remembering a simpler Christmas past, cutting fuel costs, WIN a bottle of lovely Malt whiskey
AHP Festive Opening Hours
Our offices will be closed from 4:00 pm on 23rd December reopening on Monday 5th January at 9:00am. For emergency repairs contact Heatcare Oil and Gas on 01343 545005
Development Update - Huntly
Work has also started on site at one of AHP's largest development to date. The new GBP8,148,806 housing which is being built next to Tesco's at Huntly will include 49 houses for rent and 12 for sale through shared equity. The development is again being built by Robertsons and will complete next winter.
Children help to mark major milestone in Fraserburgh regeneration scheme
The first phase of a multi-million pound investment which represents one of the largest urban regeneration projects in the north of Scotland is being celebrated on Monday 24th November.
Expressions of Interest
AHP with circa 720 properties is seeking expressions of interest from general contractors with suitable experience of social housing requirements for our Reactive and Voids Maintenance Contract.
Two New Directors to AHP Board
AHP has appointed two new Directors to its Board at a meeting following its AGM, at Netherton Business Centre Kemnay.
Chair and Vice-Chair Re-Elected
AHP held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday, 6th October 2008, and re-elected Mike Scott as Chair and Bill Chapman as Vice-Chair.
AHP Tenants' Association AGM
On Wednesday 3rd September at 10:00am we will be holding the first AGM of the AHP Tenants' Association which will be open to all tenants of AHP.
Annual General Meeting 2008
The annual general meeting of Aberdeenshire Housing Partnership is to be held on 6th October 2008 at Netherton Business Centre in Kemnay. If you are interested in attending please contact Karen Simpson on 01224 548000 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
AHP Tenants Newsletter - Competition Winners Announced
The winners of the competition from the Spring Tenants' newsletter have been announced.
A Vision for Tomorrow's Communities
A news article that was featured in the North-East of Scotland's daily newspaper, the Press and Journal, highlighting the work of the Aberdeenshire Housing Partnership (AHP). Quote: 'All our new homes have been built to the highest standards, with energy efficiency and safety paramount considerations throughout the design and build process.'
AHP Developments Ltd
AHP Developments Ltd is a new company set up to help develop more affordable homes, including those for sale.
Gill Joins the Board
AHP welcome on board their new member Gill Mathieson, who like other AHP Board members is giving up her own time to support the work of the Partnership.
Tenants' Newsletter Spring 2008
Our most recent Newsletter brings you some Top Tips from TV's Aggie MacKenzie, the 'urban village' schedule for the Broch, an article on the two new developments at Sauchen and Alford, some handy tips to help you avoid accidents, and much more.
New Affordable Housing at Sauchen and Alford
AHP has completed two new affordable housing developments at Sauchen and Alford. The charity has been working closely with developers Stewart Milne Homes and Kirkwood Homes on the projects, which were both let at the end of March.
Board Members Required
AHP is committed to growth - we exist to provide a range of high quality affordable housing and will work to increase our housing stock and improve and diversify our services through the next five years and beyond. We are seeking to recruit a number of individuals to our Board of Directors to assist us to meet the aspirations of our tenants.
Good Practice Commendation
The way that AHP deals with rent arrears was singled out as an example of good practice in a recent report from the Scottish Government.