Rough sleeping in Scotland’s largest city has escalated dramatically in recent weeks.
An Edinburgh property firm owned by landlord Mark Fortune has been ordered to make one of its flats…
A Glasgow hotel housing vulnerable homeless people is being run “like an open prison” while charging £1,400 a month for cramped and rundown rooms, it is alleged.
Ferret Fact Service looks into an SNP claim about affordable housing.
Councils have been accused of a “moral failure” to provide decent housing to homeless people and of overseeing a “fiscal disaster” as costs top quarter of a billion.
More than 13,000 Scots households – including 7,510 children – were in temporary accommodation at the end of September last year waiting for housing due to homelessness, according to official figures.
Homeless people must be given “more than just a roof over their heads,” say campaigners, after official figures revealed a record number died last year.
A major developer which bought land from a golf club will not have to build affordable housing due to a "loophole".
Campaigners have renewed calls for more affordable housing and rent controls after it emerged flats in a former public building were being let for up to £2,500 a month.