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Housing, Regeneration and Planning Research Publications

 

Date Publication Description
   
30/06/2011 The Potential of Development Charges in The Scottish Planning System The financing of infrastructure is currently a key constraint to development and the report explores the potential of development charges to assist this situation
28/06/2011 Consultation on Mobile Homes Act 1983 - Amending Implied Terms: An Analysis Of Consultation Responses An analysis of the responses to the Scottish Government's recent Consultation Paper on amending the implied terms of the Mobile Homes Act 1983
28/06/2011 Consultation on Mobile Homes Act 1983: Amending Implied Terms: An Analysis of Consultation Responses - Research Findings The key findings from the analysis of the Scottish Government's recent Consultation Paper on amending the implied terms of the Mobile Homes Act 1983
21/03/2011 Mixed Communities - Literature Review This literature review on mixed communities looks at the definitions and meanings, as well as the theory behind the objectives of mixing communities. It then examines evidence on whether the objecitves of mixed communities are met in practice and explores potential alternatives for addressing the issues they attempt to address.
21/03/2011 Resourcing a High Quality Planning System This report summarises the results of a consultation seeking views on the effective use of resources to improve the quality of the planning service.
21/03/2011 Resourcing a High Quality Planning System - Research Findings This Research Findings summarises the results of a consultation seeking views on the effective use of resources to improve the quality of the planning service.
10/02/2011 Quantitative Greenhouse Gas Impact Assessment: A Tool For Spatial Planning Policy Development: Phase 1 - Feasibility Report Planning decisions embrace both the form and location of development. This project commissioned by Scottish Government and SEPA examines the feasibility of developing a tool to quantify greenhouse gas emissions
28/01/2011 Social Housing Allocations Guide: An Analysis of Consultation Responses This is the analysis of responses to the Consultation on a Social Housing Allocations Guide.
28/01/2011 Social Housing Allocations Guide: An Analysis of Consultation Responses - Research Findings This summarises the analysis of responses to the Consultation on a Social Housing Allocations Guide.
21/01/2011 The Evaluation of Low Cost Initiative for First Time Buyers (LIFT) This is the final report of an Evaluation of the Low Cost Initiative for First Time Buyers. It evaluates four schemes: Open Market Shared Equity; New Supply Shared Equity; Shared Ownership; and GRO Grants.