Neil McKay (left) and Kenny Downs of Urban Union

Urban Union hires new Finance Director

Regeneration specialist Urban Union – which currently operates in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth – has appointed Kenny Downs as Finance Director as it gears up to launch additional sites across Scotland. He joins Urban Union in…

The John Watson & Company print works site

DM Hall oversees sale of former city centre print plant for re-development as student accommodation

The former John Watson & Company print works at Kyle Street, just north of Glasgow city centre, is to be re-developed as student accommodation and office space following its sale by DM Hall, one of…

Caer Amon Crescent dining area

Scottish luxury property developer wins prestigious award

Scottish luxury property developer, AMA Homes, has won a bronze award in the Best Luxury development category at the prestigious 2017 Whathouse? awards in London. AMA Homes won the bronze for their Caer Amon Crescents…

Commercial Quay

Leith Agency takes 7000sqft at Commercial Quay

The Leith Agency has taken a 7,000 sq. ft. suite at Commercial Quay, located between Ocean Terminal and The Shore in the heart of Leith’s commercial district. Leith Agency has moved from The Shore to…

One of the investment portfolio of six Glasgow and Paisley commercial properties

DM Hall brings a unique investment portfolio of six Glasgow and Paisley commercial properties to market

A unique investment portfolio of shop and restaurant properties in Glasgow and Paisley held by SRA Ventures, a company owned by serial entrepreneur, Shaf Rasul, has been brought to market by DM Hall, one of…

Abstract’s St Vincent Plaza office development scheme in Glasgow.

Commercial property sales now in third quarter of decline

Analysis conducted by the Scottish Property Federation (SPF) on the latest commercial property sales figures for Q3 (July – September) 2017 has revealed the total value of commercial property transactions in Scotland fell for the…

Caledonian Exchange

Caledonian Exchange scoops prestigious Wired Certification for its digital connectivity

An Edinburgh office building has become the first in the city, and one of the few in Scotland, to scoop a top industry certification for its digital infrastructure and technology-focused design. Caledonian Exchange has been…

V & A and Railway Station buildings in Dundee

Dundee Waterfront goes global for investors

The expanding range of development opportunities across Dundee and Dundee Waterfront are to be promoted to the global investor community with the launch of a new investors pack next week.  The new pack is being…

Ed Monaghan, CEO at Mactaggart & Mickel Homes receiving the award

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes scoop bronze in UK national house building award

Mactaggart & Mickel Homes have received the Bronze Award in the Best Medium Housebuilder category at the WhatHouse? Awards 2017. Now in its 36th year, WhatHouse? Awards is the biggest and most prestigious event in…

Granite House in Glasgow

Glasgow office building sells for £33 million

Granite House in Glasgow has been sold to Ambassador LB Holdings LLP for in excess of £33 million. Located on Stockwell Street in Glasgow city centre, diagonally opposite ther Marks Spencer Argyle Street store, Granite…

l-r: Stuart Pender, Executive Chairman and Bruce Evans, Chief Executive of Lomond Capital

New CEO and CFO at Lomond Capital in preparation for London market entry

Lomond Capital, the rapidly expanding property group, has announced a senior management restructure as it prepares for fresh acquisitions in London and the South of England. The group has appointed banking stalwart Pete Flockhart as…

Golden Jubilee National Hospital in Clydebank

Kier Construction Scotland wins £34.5m build project

Kier Construction Scotland has been awarded the role of Principal Supply Chain Partner to develop a new £34.5m elective care facility at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital in Clydebank, as part of Frameworks Scotland 2. The…

Iain Landsman

UK Mail to relocate to Wellington Road Industrial Park

Postal service and courier company UK Mail has taken Unit 2 in Wellington Road Industrial Park in Aberdeen on a ten year lease. The unit, which extends to approximately 20,000 sq ft, is approximately twice…

From left - Alistair Reid and Angela White

JLL Glasgow announces new head of office agency

Commercial property firm JLL Scotland has appointed Alistair Reid as new head of its office agency team in Glasgow. JLL’s Angela White has also been elevated to a new role, becoming Head of Corporate Services…

ASDA Scottish Distribution Centre

Former Asda warehouse sold to logistics firm in £3m deal

The former Grangemouth warehouse of supermarket chain Asda has been sold to logistics and construction conglomerate WH Malcolm for around £3 million. Colliers International acted for Asda in the deal, which saw the 260,000 square foot…

(from left) Steven Simpson, managing director of Cruden Homes (East) Ltd and Colin Macdonald, managing director of Hart Builders

Cruden Homes and Hart Builders move to new corporate HQ

Cruden Homes East and sister company, Hart Builders, the new homes and building arms of the Cruden Group in the east of Scotland, have rebranded and relocated from their former head offices to the South…

Bob Edwards

Scotframe Timber Engineering acquired by industry giant Saint-Gobain

Timber frame housing kit manufacturers, Scotframe Timber Engineering, has been acquired by multinational construction group, Saint-Gobain. Scotframe, which is headquartered in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, has more than 160 employees and reported sales last year of £30…

The Levi’s store at 109 Princes Street, Edinburgh

Princes Street unit sells for ‘in excess of £4m’

The Levi’s store at 109 Princes Street, Edinburgh has been sold for a price in excess of £4m to a private investor. The property is let to Levi’s until 2025 on a passing rent of…

Queen Anne Drive

Document management group opens new Edinburgh location

Fast growing records & information management company, OASIS Group, has taken a nine year lease on unit E Queen Anne Drive, Newbridge in West Edinburgh, which provides 2,464 sq m (26,520 sq ft) of high…

Derek Smith

Edwin James Holdings targets UK growth with Midlands acquisition

Facilities services group Edwin James Holdings (EJH) has acquired Midlands-based Peterborough Electrical & Mechanical Engineering (PEME) as part of ambitious growth plans. The deal value was not disclosed. PEME is an outsourced reliability maintenance services…

Aasia Mohammed

Is Scottish office space a good investment opportunity?

With high demand, low supply and little new development underway, now is the perfect time to invest in property in Scotland, according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s (‘LSH’) Scotland office market report. The office market remains…

The Chester Hotel

Former Hamilton School bought by Chester Hotel owners

The owners of Aberdeen’s The Chester Hotel have purchased the neighbouring buildings, the former Hamilton School, located at 55 – 57 Queens Road. Graham and Gillian Wood have acquired the category B listed properties which were built in…

John Rae

Glasgow office investment set for record year

Investment in Glasgow offices has exceeded levels last seen a decade ago and could be in line for its best-ever year, according to analysis from Knight Frank. The independent property consultancy said that the recent…

Front row sitting: Fergus Maclennan and David Davidson, Chair of Scotland for Cushman & Wakefield. Standing from left: Martin Speirs, Steve Holisz, Louise Walls, Jake Poole and Pete Harding

Record number of promotions for Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield has announced a record ten promotions across its Glasgow and Edinburgh offices. The promotions to Associate and Senior Surveyor positions span a wide range of business sectors including Lease Advisory, Business Space,…

Marischal Square, Aberdeen

Scottish Office Market showing resilience but volumes are down

Large Government Property Unit (GPU) requirements and improved stability in the price of Brent Crude Oil will drive full year Scottish office take-up volumes above the 10-year average of 2.1 million sq ft, according to…