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Housing Statistics for Scotland 2016 - Key Trends Summary

Housing Statistics for Scotland 2016 - Key Trends Summary

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

ISBN: 9781786524508

This annual publication presents statistics on housing supply and public sector housing in Scotland up to 31st March 2016, based on information collected from local authorities, housing associations and the Scottish Government affordable housing supply programme.

Executive Summary

Information is provided on new housing supply (across all sectors), public sector stock and house sales, local authority housing management (evictions, housing lists, lettings, vacant stock), local authority housing for older people and people with disabilities, right to buy entitlement, and housing in multiple occupation (HMO).

These statistics are used for a variety of purposes including for monitoring the National Performance Framework Indicator on increasing the number of new homes in Scotland.