News & Announcements

2019 Excellence in the Private Rented Sector Winner is Homes For Good

4th November 2019 Share

Homes for Good has won the Excellence in the Private Rented Sector award in The CIH Scotland Excellence Awards and our founding director Susan Aktemel was also shortlisted in the Excellence in Leadership and Outstanding Contribution to Housing categories. The Excellence Awards recognise and celebrate the creativity, passion and innovation of housing organisations and individuals…Read More→

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Scotland’s first social enterprise lettings agency receives £2.4 million from the National Lottery to expand UK-wide

16th September 2019 Share

An award-winning Scottish property management social enterprise, which helps vulnerable housing tenants access quality housing, has been awarded £2.4 million in National Lottery funding to roll out its successful model across the UK. Read more on Firstport – 16 September 2019

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£2.4m boost for social enterprise

16th September 2019 Share

Third Force News – 16 September 2019 Homes for Good is set to expand across the UK following an initial successful spell in Scotland Read more here.

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Social enterprise bags £2.4m to roll out model UK-wide

16th September 2019 Share

In The Scotsman – 16 September 2019 Homes for Good, which specialises in supporting people with limited housing choices including those who are homeless, receive benefits or are on low incomes, has been awarded the multi-million-pound sum from The National Lottery Community Fund. Read more here.

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Glasgow housing project given cash to help vulnerable tenants across UK

16th September 2019 Share

In the Evening Times – 16 September 2019 The National Lottery has provided a Glasgow-based social enterprise lettings agency with millions in funding to help in their work housing vulnerable tenants. Homes for Good (HFG) has been awarded £2.4million to help them take their work supporting people with limited housing choices, including those who are…Read More→

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£10,000 Cambridge prize for ‘achievement and ambition’ in social enterprise

16th August 2019 Share

£10,000 Cambridge prize for ‘achievement and ambition’ in social enterprise

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Susan Aktemel recognised as one of the UK’s top 100 changemakers

17th July 2019 Share

Thanks Big Issue for recognising our Director, Susan Aktemel, as one of the UK’s top 100 changemakers. We have a lot going on at Homes for Good & Susan is keeping all the team on our toes as we continue to grow. Read all about it here. Susan Aktemel, founder of the UK’s first social…Read More→

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Easter/Spring 2017

11th April 2017 Share

Easter is the time of year when we fully recognise that summer is upon us, the clocks have gone forward and it stopped raining for one whole day (the latter only applies to Scotland). We can retire our ice scrapers and woolly jumpers – until at least September- dig out our favourite pair of sunglasses…Read More→

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New Offices in Bridgeton

31st January 2017 Share

Good morning from our new base in Bridgeton. We’ve transformed two shop units and will reveal more with coverage from our official opening on Tuesday the 31st of January 2017.   One unit is home to our business headquarters and in the other, we have created the first dedicated private rented sector tenants’ support hub…Read More→

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