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The Scottish Housing Regulator has published a short guide "How we regulate: A guide for tenants and service users".  Click here for more information and for links to relevant websites.


The Association has a two bedroom mid terrace house at Burnside, Plockton available for sale under the Scottish Government’s shared equity scheme.   Interested parties will require to arrange mortgage funding and meet necessary eligibility criteria.  The potential minimum price, subject to eligibility, would be £81,600.

We also have a two bedroom semi detached house in the Home Farm area of Portree available for sale by the current owners under the Scottish Government’s shared equity scheme.   Interested parties will require to arrange mortgage funding and meet necessary eligibility criteria.  The potential minimum price, subject to eligibility, would be £76,500. 

A two bedroom/4 person detached house in Armadale is now available for sale by the current owners under the Scottish Government’s shared equity scheme.   Interested parties will require to arrange mortgage funding and meet necessary eligibility criteria.  The potential minimum price, subject to eligibility, would be £86,700.          

Contact Lesley Kirkwood 01478 612035 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Product Recall Information - to contribute towards the health and safety of our tenants and sharing owners, we would like to share details of the Whirlpool tumble dryer product recall with you.  Please click here for more information.


Short-Term Lets - we are writing to our tenants on Skye, warning them against sub-letting their homes to tourists.  Tenants are warned that they could be violating their tenancy agreement by using short-term letting websites such as Airbnb.  Click here to see the full article on the BBC news page.


The Highland Council will be enforcing on-street waiting and loading restrictions in Portree from 14 May 2019.  Click here for more details.


In order for you to be considered for a property in any development or any of our current stock that become vacant, you must ensure that you are on the Highland Housing Register.

New developments are usually allocated 6 weeks before completion.

Please contact our Housing Services Team if you want to check if you have a current application or if you wish to request an application form.


EU Exit – What You Need to Know

You may have questions about what EU exit - or BREXIT - means for you. You might have questions about the availability of medicines or food, or how EU citizens living in Scotland may be affected.  Please click here to go to the Scottish Government website for further details.

This site provides information and guidance to help you prepare for EU exit, including a 'no deal' situation. Not all information is available at this time. Regular updates will be made to this site as new information becomes available.


Would you like to help improve social landlord services in Scotland? The National Panel is one of the ways that the Scottish Housing Regulator can hear what people think and make sure they focus on the important things.  Click here for more information.  The latest National Panel survey is now live and is open to all users of social landlord services.


Our Landlord Report for 2018 has been published by the Scottish Housing Regulator. There is a copy on our Performance page, please click here for more details.


Following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in London, we would like to assure everyone living in a Lochalsh & Skye Housing Association home that we take your safety very seriously.  Click here for more information.


Your Privacy and Personal Data - We value your privacy and want you to be clear about the data we collect and store, how we use this and the rights you have to control that information.

We have updated our Privacy Policy to reflect the changes introduced by the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which came into force from 25 May 2018. The changes in law will provide you with greater transparency and control over your personal data.

Our updated Privacy Policy came into effect on 19 March 2018 and it sets out how we will collect and use your personal information and what your individual data protection and privacy rights will be under the new regulation.

To ensure our continued compliance with data protection and privacy laws, we may update the Privacy Policy from time to time; therefore we encourage you to review the Privacy Policy periodically to keep up to date. We will always let you know if we make any material changes to the way we process and store your personal data.

We encourage you to take a moment to read our updated Privacy Policy and our Fair Processing Notice. If you would like us to send you a copy of the Privacy Policy or any of the appendices referred to in the Policy, please contact us on 01478 612035 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fill in an online contact form.

Please get in touch if you have any questions.


Some of our tenants and shared equity owners in the Home Farm, Portree, development have Biomass heating systems installed in their properties.  These addresses include:-

Leathad Na Sobhraig Bealach Nan Ciobairean Rathad Na h-Airigh Cearn Romasdail
A guide to the Biomass heating system guide has been developed to help you to use your heating effectively.  Please click here to see a copy of the Biomass R+ V4 handbook.

You can telephone us on 01478 612035 or use the online form if you need further assistance.


 

Contact

Lochalsh & Skye Housing Association
Morrison House
Bayfield
PORTREE
Isle of Skye
IV51 9EW

Telephone: 01478 612035

Opening Hours

9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday

Email: Contact Form