Port of Leith Housing Association



New affordable homes delivered for Leith during lockdown

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) is marking Scottish Housing Day by celebrating the opening of 51 homes at Shrubhill following staggered sign-ups to allow for socially distanced moves during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 16 September 2020

TB Mackay joins Port of Leith Housing Association

Port of Leith Housing Association has acquired TB Mackay Energy Services (TB Mackay) following successful negotiations with the owners.

Published 23 December 2019

£40m package to fund hundreds of affordable homes across Leith and north Edinburgh

Port of Leith Housing Association has attracted investment of £40 million from Scottish Widows, bolstering its plans to create more than 650 social and mid-market rent homes by 2025.

Published 3 December 2019

New affordable homes come to the Water of Leith

Port of Leith Housing Association and its subsidiary Persevere Developments Ltd are celebrating the official opening of 15 new homes for mid-market rent and nine new homes for social rent at West Bowling Green Street in Leith.

Published 2 December 2019

Leith to welcome 97 new affordable homes to Waterfront Plaza development

Work is set to start on urgently-needed affordable homes in a prime Leith location thanks to the efforts of three locally-based organisations.

Published 30 July 2019

New street brings more affordable homes to Edinburgh

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has handed over the keys to 23 homes for social rent in Edinburgh’s vibrant neighbourhood of Abbeyhill.

Published 3 April 2019

Councillors approve Leith waterfront flats plan

Plans to build four blocks of flats on a derelict site on Leith waterfront have been given the green light.

Published 17 December 2018

Christmas comes early with 43 new affordable homes in Leith

Port of Leith Housing Association and Persevere Developments are celebrating the official opening of 43 homes for mid market rent at the Ten Brunswick Road development built by CALA Homes (East).

Published 30 November 2018

£75m Engine Yard transformation revealed in new images

New images have been released  which show the extent the £75 million Engine Yard development will transform a 4.5 acre neglected brownfield site on Leith Walk, providing much needed housing in a new community close to Edinburgh city centre.

Published 28 May 2018

Leith Fort in the running for three industry awards

An ambitious 94 affordable homes project, which is creating a new community at Edinburgh’s Leith Fort, has been shortlisted for a trio of awards.

Published 9 April 2018

388-home Leith development given unanimous green light

Long-running plans have been approved to revitalise disused land opposite Leith’s Ocean Terminal with 388 new homes.

Published 14 December 2017

Dozens of businesses pen joint letter in support of major Leith development

A long-running Leith development has received a timely boost from its supporters today ahead of its determination by councillors.

Published 12 December 2017

Development of 94 affordable, colony-style homes starts new chapter for historic Leith Fort site

A partnership between Port of Leith Housing Association and the City of Edinburgh Council has delivered a new community of affordable homes in Leith.

Published 31 October 2017

More than 300 affordable homes set for Granton Harbour

Port of Leith Housing Association has acquired a 2.1 hectare plot of land on West Harbour Road in Granton which will pave the way for 302 affordable homes to be built within the next five years.

Published 16 May 2017