Monthly Archives: January 2019

New opening hours at our area offices

From the 4th February our area offices in Galashiels and Hawick will be closed on Mondays. They will remain open on Fridays from 8.45am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-3.45pm for –

  • rent payments
  • welfare benefits advice
  • budgeting and money management advice
  • employability support and

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Great Places Fund – Walkerburn

More before and after shots, this time in Walkerburn.

Neighbourhood Housing Officer Kelly Mitchell explains: “(Maintenance Surveyor) Tommy Williamson and I arranged for the path outside these properties to be redone as it was crumbling away which was making it

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Our Stars Awards – recognising great service

Last week we shared pictures of some of our Stars Awards winners. These are our awards for staff members who have shown real dedication to improving our services to customers. For the first time, we have linked the awards to

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Creating Great Places – Jedburgh

Our Great Places Fund is about identifying long-term solutions and cyclical improvements, reducing the need for reactive repairs.

Take a look at these before-and-after pictures of Fairbairns Close in Jedburgh, where we’ve tidied up and resurfaced the area, ensuring that

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Our Tenant surveys – the next wave

We have commissioned BMG Research, one of the largest independent research companies in the UK, to carry out surveys on our behalf.

The next wave of surveys begins today (14th), so you may soon receive a text message with a link to

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Estate walkabouts – why not join us?

If your New Year’s Resolution was to get a bit more involved with your community, our estate walkabouts are a great way to start.

Taking place in our communities across the Scottish Borders, they are the perfect opportunity for you

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New homes for Langlee

Work was completed on the new £1.8million SBHA housing development at Rose Court in Langlee in the lead-up to the festive

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