We were delighted that 7 long serving members of the Elderpark
team were recognised by Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH) for
having over 30 years of dedicated service with the
With over 200 years' experience between them there isn't a lot
they don't know about Elderpark and the community and everyone from
the staff and committee congratulates them on their dedication,
commitment and remaining looking as youthful as they still do!
From left to right, Terry Frew, Maintenance Manager, Derek
Robertson, Maintenance Officer, Shirley McKnight, Depute Director,
Marie Lubanski, Finance & HR Officer, Hugh Brown, Maintenance
Officer and Jim Woods, Maintenance Inspector. Jim Fraser,
Estate Management Inspector was also presented with an award but
was unavailable for the photograph.
Outcome of Rent Review Consultation 2017/2018
The consultation presented two options.
Option 1 was an increase of 1.175% across all
properties plus a £5.04 per month increase for those properties
undergoing mini-refurbishment in the Elderpark Area. This
conforms to our rent setting policy. £5.04 per month
represents one rent point, and as the contract to refurbish these
properties is rolled out two further rent points will be
Option 2 was to apply a 2% increase across the
The Committee approved Option 1 above which
conforms to the majority view of the tenants who responded to the