Community Land Scotland, the representative body of Scotland’s community land owners has published economic indicators data of community ownership.
The report demonstrates remarkable results showing that community ownership can out-perform the past private ownership of the land in question.
Among the key results for 12 communities operating in some of Scotland’s most remote areas is:
• Over 300 new or refurbished housing units and house plots delivered
• Owners direct employment up 368% to over 100 jobs
• Business turnover ...