Due to the adverse weather conditions please only contact our Customer Service Centre with emergency calls. Due to the conditions our contractors are struggling to reach calls due to snow and ice on the roads. As more snow is expected to reach the region tonight our Customer Service Centre may be closing at 5pm. Emergency […]
The most recent update from the Met Office has Dumfries and Galloway under Yellow/Amber warnings for snow – areas to the east have so far seen the heaviest of the snowfall and travel is being strongly discouraged especially with areas to the north under Red warnings. The Met Office statement reads “Heavy snow showers are […]
Due to the weather conditions today (Wednesday, 28 February) we unfortunately have had to CLOSE the Nith Street office. We will let you know as soon as possible once the office is able to re-open. Thank you in advance – if there is an urgent matter, DGHP’s emergency repairs service is still running on 0800 […]
DGHP is aware that there are a number of property related scams doing their rounds at present. It’s become clear that a DGHP address has been used by people acting as fraudulent landlords in order to try and trick people into paying deposits and rent to phantom bank accounts. Police Scotland have been notified of […]
Students at Laurieknowe PS in Dumfries had a visit from Ashleigh Building & DGHP recently to learn about construction projects nearby and how to stay safe round them. As part of the presentation, students were invited to design their ‘dream house’ – many congratulations to Calum and Olivia on their winning designs!
The Met Office has issued yellow/amber warnings for snow for Tuesday-Thursday of this week. Although the worst of the conditions look to be towards the east of D&G, temperatures are likely to be very cold for this time of year making ice/slippery conditions likely. Please make sure to check for updates before heading out – […]
Shopping list or no shopping list? That is the question… Making a shopping list before heading out for the weekly shop is a great way to help stick to your budget … here’s a few tips to help: *Take the time to plan your meals – and make a list so that you only buy what […]
We’ve been busy at DGHP HQ lately getting ready to Get To Know You! Tenants in Annandale & Eskdale will shortly be receiving DGHP’s ‘Getting To Know You’ census either by email or post … if we have your email, please remember to check your spam just in case it’s popped in there! All entries […]
DGHP’s heating & maintenance contractor Saltire is looking to recruit Apprentice Gas Engineers for the forthcoming intake in July / August 2018. Saltire has provided the following information on the apprenticeship: Gas Engineer Apprentice Information 3 Year Apprenticeship Attend local college for 38 weeks and on job training for all other times Earn whilst you […]
Two of DGHP’s contractors – idVerde who take care of the landscaping and grass cutting and Saltire, our heating and maintenance contractor – are looking to fill positions based in Dumfries & Galloway. See below for details of the available positions and information on how to apply: idVerde Dumfries – 3 x grass cutting ride-on […]
Busy morning for members of DGHP’s District Management Committees and the Board tenants along with members of the Federation of Tenants and Residents Association. They came together this morning to hear from Lesley Baird – the chief executive of the Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) Scotland – about changes to the Housing Scotland Act 2014.
* Change of Hours – Annan Office – Friday 23 February * Just a quick note for anyone planning on stopping by the Annan office this coming Friday … the office will be open 1-5pm on Friday, rather than the usual 9am-1pm. As always, if you need to speak to DGHP but cannot make it […]
The Great British Spring Clean 2018 is coming up quickly… across the country, thousands of #LitterHeroes will be helping to clean up the country for the Great British Spring Clean, 2-4 March! The Great British Spring Clean is the perfect way to get started! Every little bit helps…for more information on how you and/or your community can get […]
Universal Credit is due to be rolled out in Dumfries and Galloway this coming May – take a moment now to set up http://gov.uk Verify … one less thing to worry about when the changes take place! What is it? It’s a new system which has been introduced to help ease access to government services […]
We had a great turnout yesterday for the first day of our Open House held at the show home in The Meadows (Hillside Drive) in Dumfries. All the team enjoyed the chance to welcome everyone through the doors! Didn’t quite make it yesterday? Why not join us today, Friday 16 February from 3pm until 6pm […]
The signs are in place and the showhome is ready – our Open House at The Meadows (located on Hillside Drive, Dumfries) starts this afternoon! Stop by from 3pm-6pm today (Thursday 15 February) or tomorrow (Friday 16 February) to come have a look round! Full details can be found on the poster below – hope to […]
DGHP and our fellow exhibitors had a very successful and busy morning meeting tenants and residents today – thank you to everyone who stopped by. A great time has been had by all … and lots of positive feedback has been passed on to help make future events even better!
It’s today! Come join DGHP at the Dalbeattie Day Centre (Burn Street) from 10am -2pm for our drop-in event for tenants … we’re ready to help with money management and cost of borrowing tips & advice … There are a number of top raffle prizes to be won – including some fantastic hampers – and […]
DGHP has a number of properties located across the region to let which are available immediately – you’ll find full details on the properties plus how to register interest on our website here Questions? Call us on Freephone 0800 011 3447 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please be aware that DGHP‘s Nith Street office will be closed on Wednesday (14 February) from 9am to 11am. We will re-open as normal for the afternoon.
Join us for an Open House at the show home located in The Meadows (Hillside Drive, Dumfries) Thursday 15 February and Friday 16 February from 3pm – 6pm. Come see round the show home, available properties and ask any questions to the team who will be on hand! Questions? Contact us on Freephone 0800 011 […]
Interested in joining DGHP at our drop-in event in Dalbeattie next week …. but money management not quite your thing? Come chat to us about volunteering – members of our Communities and Communications team will be on hand and happy to have a chat about how you can get involved with DGHP. From just a […]
Time for a change of scenery? Why not check out DGHP‘s available to let properties! All of our available to let properties can be viewed here … Interested in a property? Register interest on the website above or contact us on Freephone 0800 011 3447.
Diversity Day is underway for DGHP’s District Management Committees (DMCs)…starting off with a session learning all about the work done by CAMHS in the morning and discussions on ground maintenance works in the afternoon. Lots of interesting and helpful feedback making for a very productive day! if you would like to get involved with your […]
Looking for a property in Upper Nithsdale, New Galloway or Annan? You can view & register interest for any of this week’s available to let properties on the DGHP website here. Questions? Call us on Freephone 0800 011 3447 (Monday to Friday, 8am to 7pm).
Today is #TimetoTalk Day. A conversation could change someone’s life, so wherever you are, get talking about mental health today. A quick hello, a question asked. It’s often the smallest things that make the biggest difference. Get involved: https://www.time-to-change.org.uk/