News - 2017
Osprey Winter Newsletter 2017
Osprey Winter Newsletter 2017, “for tenants by tenants”.
Minister Opens Osprey's Latest Aberdeenshire Development
Scottish Housing Minister Kevin Stewart has officially opened the second phase of a popular Aberdeenshire development for Osprey Housing.
Osprey Housing can make a referral for any tenant in financial difficulty to receive Christmas Gifts for children aged 0 to 18 in their household. The gifts are new and age appropriate. You do not need to be in receipt of benefits to qualify.
Minister Opens Aberdeen Development
Scottish Housing Minister Kevin Stewart has officially opened a flagship development for two housing groups in Aberdeen.
Advice Regarding Bonfire Night And Halloween
Guidance for parents and young people to ensure that the festivities pass safely and that antisocial or irresponsible behaviour is avoided.
Consultation Concessionary Travel Scheme
This popular and valued scheme improves access for older and disabled people to essential services and opens up participation in family and other social activities that would otherwise not be affordable, ultimately offering independence to people who rely on bus travel.
Osprey Tenant Report
Osprey Group are pleased to publish their Tenant Report 2016-17
Rent Review Tenant Consultation Events
We are now in the process of collating the information and outcomes from the events, and will be issuing all tenants with a communication on this in the near future with further opportunity to give feedback.
2017 Rent Consultation Events for Our Tenants
We are now half way through our 2017 Rent Consultation events for our tenants – thank you to those tenants who have come along and shared their views.
Consultation Event on Fire and Smoke Alarms in Scottish Homes
A free consultation event on Fire and Smoke Alarms in Scottish Homes is being run on the 24th of October at the Town and County Hall, Union Street. For more information please see the detail below.
Tenant Consultation Events – Rent Review
We would like to invite you to the first stage of our Rent and Service Charge review, which are Tenant Consultation events.
Scottish Housing Day
Osprey Housing tenant association OTRA would like to invite you to the Scottish Housing Day on the Thursday 21 September 2017.
Direct Debit Duplicate Payments
We want to reassure you that this incident is isolated to payments taken on the 8th September only.
Go Team Osprey!
Allpay backup and running
Allpay’s Payment Difficulties
Payment difficulties for Allpay 6th of September
Allpay will be upgrading their debit & credit card channels from Monday 11th September until Tuesday 12th September.
Moray Office One Day Closer
Osprey Housing Group Appoints New CEO
Osprey Housing Group is pleased to announce that current executive director Glenn Adcook has been appointed to the role of chief executive.
Housing Options Scotland
Housing Options Scotland will be holding a drop-in event at the Victoria Hall in Ballater on the 16 August 2017. This event is aimed at disabled and elderly tenants and those supporting them, it will provide support and advice on a range of topics.
Allpay App Changes
The allpay app is changing today for all our tenants who use this please update your app.
Keeping Your Home Safe From Fire
The terrible and tragic fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower in London this week has undoubtedly increased the focus on fire safety in all types of housing. We therefore wish to reassure all our tenants that the Osprey Housing Group in common with other Landlords is undertaking further reviews of fire safety within our housing stock.
Summer Newsletter 2017
Our Summer Newsletter is now here and many of you may be heading for sunnier climes. Before you head off on your well earned break take a minute to read the newsletter and see how you can look after your home whilst you’re away.
Westhill Success for Osprey Housing
Osprey Initiatives is hailing its development of 20 Mid-Market Rental (MMR) homes in Westhill as a huge success.
Tenants Happy with Improvements To Services
Osprey Housing has carried out its most wide ranging survey yet to gauge tenant satisfaction.
Next Phase Set for Blackdog
The Osprey Housing Group is delighted to announce that after receiving strong demand for our first phase of homes at Scoter Gardens, Blackdog, we have committed to developing a further fifteen units.
Social Security Experience Panels
The Scottish Government is currently designing a social security system ahead of powers being devolved over eleven benefits.
JOB VACANCY - Housing Services Manager
Are you looking for a fantastic new opportunity in housing? Are you passionate about excellent customer service? Are you a strong and dynamic leader? Can you drive business change?
Aberdeen Soroptimist Housing Society Tenants
If you wish to read more and feedback on the 2017-18 rent consultation for The Society.
2017/18 Rent and Service Charge Consultation
The Osprey Housing Group will soon be undertaking a consultation with our tenants across Aberdeenshire and Moray in relation to proposed rent and service charge levels for 2017/18.