Dundee Waterfront

Balfour Beatty to close six Scottish offices

Balfour Beatty, the international construction group, is to close six Scotland based offices and creating a single base at the Maxim Business Park at Eurocentral, just off the M8 as a cost cutting exercise. The…

Victoria Freed

Savills makes retail hire in Scotland

International real estate advisor Savills has bolstered its retail agency team in Scotland with the appointment of Victoria Freed who joins as a surveyor in the firm’s Glasgow office on 19th June 2017. Victoria has…

Atrium Court, 50 Waterloo Street, Glasgow

Comprehensive refurbishment completes at Glasgow’s Atrium Court

A comprehensive refurbishment of a landmark Glasgow city centre building is complete, marking the final phase in the rejuvenation of Atrium Court on 50 Waterloo Street. Situated in one of Glasgow's most central locations, just…

Canonmills Warriston Courtyard

Artisan continues investment strategy across Edinburgh

Artisan Real Estate Investors, the partnership driving Edinburgh’s award-winning £150 million New Waverley scheme, has underlined further commitment to the capital with another significant development deal. Artisan has bought the 22,000 sq. ft. Abbeyhill Industrial…

Exchange Place 1. Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Exchange Place 1 changes hands in £47m deal

Exchange Place 1, part of a trio of Grade A city centre offices in Edinburgh’s financial hub, has been bought by GLL Real Estate Partners Pan European Property Fund for £47 million with GVA James…

Glasgow Skyline

Glasgow’s suburb property values set to rise by 25% in next five years

Glasgow’s suburbs are predicted to see the largest increase in average house prices in Scotland by 2021 according to new research released by the Barclays UK Property Predictor. Affluent areas in Glasgow’s outskirts, East Renfrewshire…

29-39 Cadogan Street, Glasgow

New £100m office redevelopment for Glasgow city centre

Glasgow City Council has granted planning consent for a new £100m office block in Glasgow city centre with work starting next spring. Property developer M&G Real Estate will demolish two 1980s office buildings at 29-39…

Balmacara Hotel

Two North West Scotland hotels snapped up by expanding holiday firms

Two hotels in the Isle of Skye area have been purchaed in separate deals totalling more than £1million. The Balmacara Hotel, a landmark stopping spot on the 'Road to the Isles' near Kyle of Lochalsh,…

70 Queens Road

Decipher Energy takes ground floor 70 Queens Road

Decipher Energy Ltd, which recently acquired Iona Energy Company (UK), has leased the ground floor extending 3,155 sq ft (297 sq m) of 70 Queens Road in Aberdeen’s prime West End on a new five…

Karen Dance

BLM bolsters Scotland team with new senior appointments

Insurance and risk law specialist, BLM, has appointed Glasgow-based partner Karen Dance to become head of the firm’s Scotland business stream, while partner Gillian Rushbury has also been appointed head of office in Glasgow. Karen…

Cristiano Testi

BCO NextGen competition launches in Scotland

BCO NextGen Scotland – the British Council for Offices' Committee for younger property professionals – has announced the launch of a Competition to find the next generation of industry leaders, which will also act as…

Finney Marc

Inverness beats Edinburgh to top Scottish Hotel Index

Inverness has emerged as the surprise leader in Colliers International's inaugural Scottish Hotel Index, as a combination of strong levels of demand; rising Average Daily Rates (ADR); a low active pipeline; relatively low development costs…

Haudagain Retail Park

Haudagain Retail Park sold in £2.7m deal

Haudagain Retail Park has been sold by Rhino Investment Management to a private investor for £2.7 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.7%. Haudagain occupies a strategic, high profile location on Aberdeen’s trunk road…

The award winners with comedian and actor Tim Vine who was hosting this year’s awards

Stewart Milne Homes scoops industry award for Troon development

Home builder Stewart Milne Homes has been recognised at The Homes for Scotland Awards 2017, collecting the coveted Private Development of the Year (Large) Award for its development at Earl’s Green. Located in Barassie within…

Silvan House

Wirefox acquires £18m Edinburgh office building

Property investment and development firm Wirefox has extended its Scottish portfolio with the acquisition of a major Grade A office building in Edinburgh. The Northern Irish firm has made an £18m investment in Silvan House,…

Artist's impression of Canonmills Garden

180-unit residential development for Water of Leith

Architects Sheppard Robson has achieved planning consent for a 180-unit residential project which will reinvigorate a prominent brownfield site on the Water of Leith River in the north of Edinburgh. The Canonmills Garden development for…

The Scores, St Andrews

Dundee Architects join forces with Fife property company in new luxury development

A Dundee architects’ studio and St Andrews property development company are creating a new luxury development boasting one of the best addresses in Scotland. The former Craigmount Nursing Home on The Scores, St Andrews is…

2 Semple Street

Next major office building to complete in Edinburgh’s Exchange District

Construction work is underway at 2 Semple Street, the 45,000 sq ft office development which will be the next major building to complete in Edinburgh’s Exchange District. The foundations and groundwork phase of the project…

Scott Findlay of CFF Contractors

CFF Contractors wins £1.4m student accommodation contract

Aberdeen developer LOJJ Scotland has awarded a £1.4 million contract for the development of Loch Street property to local firm CFF Contractors. The 30 bedroom student accommodation development is due for completion this year and…

Randolph House, Edinburgh

Edinburgh tech firm signals expansion with move to new office space

QikServe, the fast-growing technology company, has taken the second floor of the newly refurbished Randolph House, Edinburgh, comprising of 3,183 sq ft of office space. The multichannel ordering and payment specialist, which recently secured a…

Grant Edmondson

New commercial director appointed at Hillington Park

Scotland's largest business park, Hillington Park, has a new commercial director following the appointment of commercial property specialist, Grant Edmondson. A specialist in the business space sector, Grant returns to Hillington Park having previously held…

The Richardson & Starling team collect their awards

Richardson and Starling scoop successive Contractor of the Year awards

Scotland’s largest building preservation company, Richardson and Starling, has becoming the first UK company to win Contractor of the Year two years running. Over 400 companies were audited by the Property Care Association with the…

Westfield North Courtyard, Cumbernauld

New Cumbernauld industrial lettings shows growth in market

A raft of new lets at Westfield North Courtyard in Cumbernauld have been signed after extensive refurbishment on five previously vacant units. UK supplier of timber, SCA Timber Supply Ltd, has agreed to a new…

Regional Managing Director Simon Phillips (right) and Business Development Manager Euan McDermott

Social housing drive from Esh Border Construction

Esh Border Construction has strengthened its reputation as a high quality Scottish social housing developer and contractor with the announcement of a raft of new multi-million pound framework partnerships. The Livingston-based company has built on…

191 West George Street

NFU Mutual to refurbish 87,000 sq ft landmark Glasgow building

NFU Mutual is to commenced a major programme of works to transform a landmark office development in Glasgow city centre. On completion at the end of 2017, 191 West George Street will deliver 87,000 sq…

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