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AutoRek doubles office space in Garment Factory move

AutoRek, a provider of financial, operational and regulatory reporting and control software, has been confirmed as the latest occupier for The Garment Factory, a unique and contemporary office development in Glasgow’s city centre. AutoRek, which also has…

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Travelodge

First of five new Glasgow Travelodges starts on site

Travelodge has undertaken a national expansion programme to build five new hotels across Glasgow which would create 21 new hotels across Scotland, representing a £100m investment and up to 400 new jobs. Other Travelodge hotels…

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McQueens Dairies buys new industrial unit to aid expansion

Milk delivery company McQueens Dairies is further expanding its business with the recent acquisition of Unit 3 Borthwick View in Pentland Industrial Estate, Loanhead. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] Family firm McQueens Dairies was founded in 1995 and has its headquarters…

Ash Sheikh

House builder appoints new sales and marketing director

Fife-based housebuilder Muir Homes has appointed Ash Sheikh as its new sales and marketing director. Muir Homes has been building new homes across Scotland for more than 45 years, and is currently on site in eight locations across…

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Coulters expansion to North Berwick to kick start growth plans

Residential estate agency and conveyancing company, Coulters, is embarking on an expansion beyond its traditional Edinburgh base to drive growth and capture more of the East Lothian market. The agency has opened an office in…

Royal Bank of Scotland set to move to Aberdeen’s Marischal Square development

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is the latest major business to take space at the prestigious £107 million Marischal Square development in Aberdeen. In a deal announced today, RBS will move from its current…

Nick Pollard

Kingdom Housing Association secures £85 million new loan for housing development in Fife 

Kingdom Housing Association has secured a significant funding package under a debut private placement which secures its development programme of over 1,100 homes until the end of 2019-20. The funding package amounted to £85 million of borrowing which is being provided…

L-R: Charlie Fraser, Partner, Jacqueline Law, Managing Partner, Michael Sinclair, Senior Property Partner and Allan Gardner, Financial Services Director

Scots property prices ‘rising at fastest rate in three years’

Scottish property prices are rising at their fastest rate in three years and have soared to record levels in two parts of the country. The average price of a home rose to £166,075 during the…

Aberdeen City Council planners support new private rented sector housing at Hill of Rubislaw

City Council planners have recommended approval of an application submitted by Aberdeen based Aurora Planning Limited on behalf of Canadian company Carttera Private Equities Limited for 299 private rented sector flats at the Hill of…

Scottish Home Awards Winners 2018

11th annual Scottish Home Awards winners announced

The best house builders in Scotland have been announced following the annual Scottish Home Awards in Edinburgh with 18 winners revealed in Scotland’s largest independent awards competition. The Scottish Home Awards, sponsored by Ross &…

Scotland House Brussels

Scotland House Brussels opens after 8 month fit-out

Scotland House Brussels was opened by the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, at the end of last month following an 8-month fit-out process. Working in partnership with the Scottish Government and main contractor Worksmart,…

David Melhuish

Aberdeen’s commercial property sales top Edinburgh and Glasgow

Aberdeen’s commercial property market received a welcome boost in the first quarter of 2018, recording sales figures higher than both Edinburgh and Glasgow for the first time since 2014. Reporting its strongest quarter since the…

Scottish retail team left to right Isla Monteith, Stuart Moncur, John Menzies, Charlie Hall, Jessica McGrellis

Savills appoints new Glasgow retail and leisure director

International real estate advisor Savills has appointed John Menzies as a director in its retail and leisure agency team, based in the firm’s Glasgow office. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] Most recently at Cushman & Wakefield, John has…

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Spaces to open second Glasgow co-working centre

A second Spaces co-working centre is to open in Glasgow in July at 100 West George Street, representing the first in City’s Central Business District. Originating in Amsterdam, ‘Spaces is built on the idea that success breeds…

The Reel House

Glasgow Art Deco cinema has new lease of life as office space

One of the most well-known buildings in Glasgow, the iconic Art Deco cinema on West Regent Street, has found a new lease of life as commercial office space following a complete renovation. The Odeon cinema,…

Stuart Johnston

DM Hall makes key new appointment in Aberdeen

Chartered Surveyors, DM Hall, has once again secured the talents of commercial property expert Stuart Johnston to lead the Commercial Property Team in its busy Aberdeen office. He re-joins as a Partner and will head…

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City Wharf in Aberdeen sold in £11.3 million deal

A prominent Aberdeen mixed-use development, City Wharf, has changed hands in an £11.35 million deal brokered by Knight Frank. The independent property consultancy advised restructuring specialists, Moorfields on the sale of the 66,045 sq. ft.…

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Uber and Power Design move to Silvermills Court, Edinburgh

Ridesharing company, Uber, and fashion accessories designer, Powder Design have become the latest tenants to take space at Buccleuch Properties’ office development at Silvermills Court, Henderson Place Lane, Edinburgh. Uber has signed a lease on 2,417 sq ft of…

Westway Park

Outdoor company secures new 113,000 sq ft Renfrew distribution centre

Outdoor companies AMG Group, is to establish a new 113,000 sq ft distribution centre in Renfrew after securing a 10-year lease on Westway Park. Canmoor, the new owner of Westway Park,  acquired the park from the administrator…

Major Edinburgh development site sold to UK institutional fund

Edinburgh Haymarket Developments Ltd (EHDL), a joint venture between Tiger Developments Ltd and Interserve, has confirmed that it has agreed terms for the sale of tHe Haymarket Edinburgh development site to major UK institutional fund. tHe Haymarket is one of the largest…

Donaldson’s School development, Edinburgh

Barclays helps bring iconic Donaldson’s School back to life with £21m funding package

CALA Homes and Evans Property Group have secured a £21m joint funding package from Barclays to support the development of 84 luxury residential apartments located in the grounds of the Playfair designed Donaldson’s School, Edinburgh.…

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Knight continue develop Westhill Commercial Park

Aberdeen based Knight Property Group is driving forward with the speculative development of Kingshill Commercial Park in Westhill after the recent success of units 1-4 and the pre let of bespoke build Unit 7 to Power Jacks.…

Marie Macklin, Founder and Executive Chair of the HALO Group, and Paul Lawther, Head of Onecom Northern Ireland.

HALO Scotland partners with Onecom to connect Kilmarnock development to the world

The HALO Scotland Kilmarnock urban regeneration project has teamed up with business-to-business telecom provider Onecom,  in a partnership that will ensure the HALO development is among the most connected in the country when it opens its…

Andrew Renouf

Andrew Renouf: Hotels can provide valuable revenue for cash-strapped Councils

By all accounts, Scotland’s hotel sector is in good health. Hotel investment transactions exceeded £240m last year, whilst the 2017 growth in revenue per available room in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Perth, Stirling and St. Andrews…

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Chris Stewart Group brings Tattu to Edinburgh

Property investor, developer and operator, Chris Stewart Group (CSG) has secured the award-winning, contemporary Chinese restaurant, Tattu, as the newest tenant for its £85m regeneration project in Edinburgh’s city centre. Tattu has agreed a 20…