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Investing in your homes

Over the past year we have significantly increased our investment programme to improve the quality, energy efficiency and safety of your homes. This year we will continue to invest and will deliver £2.5 million worth of upgrades including: New kitchens, boilers, doors and windows to maintain our properties to the Scottish Housing Quality Standard. Replacing

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You said, we did…

We’ve been listening and making changes to how we deliver services based on your feedback. You said… You wanted to know when investments, such as new doors and windows were planned for your tenancies. We did… We will now publish our investment programme down to address level on our website at the start of each

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First tenants ready to move in to new Tarryholme development

Our new homes at Tarryholme in Irvine are getting their first tenants!   This week we were delighted to be showing 20 customers their new homes.  The Tarryholme development in Irvine is our latest housing development, built by The McTaggart Group, which will provide 87 new affordable homes.  Tenants will be moving into their new homes

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Read the latest edition of Your house and home!

The latest edition of Your house and home, your service update from Irvine Housing Association is now available. This is where we share all of our important news and updates. In this edition we’ve got some really exciting news about how we are investing £2.5 million in your homes, and how we’ve been listening and

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Entries now open for Harbourside in Bloom!

Have you been busy in your garden this spring? Entries are now open for our Harbourside in Bloom competition! Harbourside in Bloom is our annual gardening competition aimed at bringing the community together to make Harbourside a brighter and greener place to live. We are looking for gardens that are tidy, bright and colourful. This

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Do you have a child starting school? You could be due £250

The Scottish Government has increased the level of financial support available to low income families with children with the launch of its Best Start Grant School Age Payment. The £250 School Age Payment is made around the time a child normally starts Primary 1 to help with the costs of a child starting school. You

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Our main Repairs and Maintenance provider have a new name

Mitie Property is now known as MPS and owned by the Mears Group. MPS provides a range of maintenance services in the UK and has become one of the top five service providers to the UK social housing sector. You’ll see the new MPS logo on their company vans, staff uniforms and staff identification badges.

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Pennyburn waste collection

Irvine Housing Association, in partnership with the Pennyburn Tenants and Residents Association, recently provided skips in the Pennyburn area for residents to dispose of rubbish.

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Keeping Warm this Winter


As the cold weather sets in, we want to make sure you’re comfortable at home. There are some common problems that can happen around the house during the winter months, but some of them can be easily prevented or resolved, without you needing to call us. Here’s what you can do to look after your

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