Scottish Borders joins the fight against empty homes
Supported by the Scottish Empty Homes Partnership, Scottish Borders Council are appointing a dedicated Empty Homes Officer as part of plans to help owners bring long-term empty properties back into use and reduce the impact that neglected empty homes can have on communities in the area.
The officer will provide a range of services, advice and assistance tailored to the individual needs of each owner who engages with the service. They will also lead on the development and implementation of an Empty Homes Strategy that will aim to ensure that empty properties in the private sector are brought back into use wherever possible. Further information is available here
More about the post, and how to apply, can be found via www.scotborders.gov.uk/jobs