“This programme provides a form of unsecured finance that isn’t otherwise available in the market to enable Scottish housing associations to deliver much needed affordable homes.” Peter Freer, Director for Scotland at Allia C&C
The Wealth of Second Home Ownership
“They are wealthier in terms of total wealth and also in terms of each of the components of total wealth, property, pension, financial and physical wealth.”
Housing News: Rising Prices & Empty Homes
In 2020 Orkney had the third highest level of vacant dwellings within Scotland with an estimated 5.6% of the housing stock lying empty.
Rise in Housebuilding Sees 66 New Affordable Homes in Orkney in 2019
Over the last ten years, on a per person basis, Scotland has delivered more affordable homes than other UK countries