Scottish Building Society



Scottish Building Society and Ambiental partner to map flood risk on £400m of mortgages

The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has embarked on a partnership with European climate change analysts Ambiental to assess flood risks in more than £400 million of mortgages.

Published 9 June 2021

Scottish Building Society opens £500,000 office in Aberdeen

Scottish Building Society (SBS) has announced the opening of a £500,000 branch in Aberdeen to support existing customers and drive new business in the North East.

Published 1 June 2021

Scottish Building Society sees record increases in mortgage lending and savings balances

The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has today announced a record £74 million increase in mortgage lending and a record £58m growth in savings balances.

Published 29 March 2021

SBS chief warns of a ‘lost generation’ of young buyers as house prices surge

Paul Denton, the head Scottish Building Society (SBS) has welcomed a dramatic rise in house prices - but warned the impact of COVID-19 could prove a barrier to a generation of buyers getting on to the housing ladder.

Published 21 January 2021

Former Lloyds finance chief Neil Easson joins board of Scottish Building Society

Leading Scottish financial services executive Neil Easson has joined the board of the Scottish Building Society.

Published 16 June 2020

Scottish Building Society extends ban on repossessions to June 2021

The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has pledged that none of its customers will be at risk of losing their home over the next 12 months as it announced an emergency support package for customers in financial difficulty due to COVID-19.

Published 4 June 2020

Scottish Building Society calls for property sales tax holiday

The Scottish housing market could recover quicker from coronavirus than the last financial crash if the government freezes sales taxes to help home buyers, according to Paul Denton, CEO of Scottish Building Society.

Published 20 May 2020

SBS: Scottish housing market poised for two waves of bounce-back

Scottish Building Society chief executive Paul Denton has forecast that Scotland’s £18 billion housing market will experience two waves of bounce-back when the country emerges from lockdown.

Published 23 April 2020

Scottish Building Society partners with Alzheimer Scotland staff on financial helpline

Scottish Building Society (SBS) has partnered with Alzheimer Scotland’s free 24-hour hotline to help those living with dementia and their families.

Published 8 April 2020

Scottish Building Society appoints Stephen Brown as head of intermediaries

Stephen Brown has been appointed as the new head of intermediaries at the Scottish Building Society.

Published 9 March 2020

Scottish Building Society wins Building Society of the Year award

Scottish Building Society (SBS) has been celebrating after scooping Building Society of the Year award at the annual Mortgage Introducer Scottish Mortgage Awards last week.

Published 9 March 2020

Scottish Building Society urges caution on 'Boris bounce' narrative

It is "too early" to say if there has been a so-called Boris bounce or Brexit bounce in house prices, Scottish Building Society (SBS) has said.

Published 19 February 2020

Scottish Building Society launches loan package to support entrepreneurs

A tailored mortgage to help Scots entrepreneurs on to the property ladder has been launched by Scottish Building Society (SBS).

Published 14 February 2020

Scottish Building Society: Lack of supply leading to higher Scottish house price growth

House prices in Scotland are growing faster than the rest of the UK, however, Scottish Building Society chief Paul Denton has warned that demand outstrips supply. 

Published 15 January 2020

Scottish Building Society chief Paul Denton joins UK Finance board

UK Finance has appointed Scottish Building Society chief executive Paul Denton to its mortgages board.

Published 10 January 2020