Craigleith Retail Park in Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Craigleith Retail Park sees retailers flood in

HomeStore & More has set up shop in Craigleith Retail Park in Edinburgh, marking the first store for the Irish independent homewares retailer in the UK. HomeStore & More is the latest in a number…

No 2 Castle Terrace

Knight Property Group’s latest Edinburgh development fully let

Scottish commercial property developer, Knight Property Group welcomed two new global companies to their most recent Edinburgh redevelopment, No2 Castle Terrace. With Knight Frank already secured prior to the completion of No2’s refurbishment, the property…

(L-R) Ross Linn, Jaclyn Russell, David Rennie, Emma Stephen and Bob McDiarmid

Stronachs to relocate its Aberdeen offices

Stronachs LLP is moving its Aberdeen headquarters to larger office facilities to bring all its services under one roof, as it continues to grow and expand. The full-service law practice, one of the largest independent…

Left to right – John Wright, managing director of Deeside Timberframe, with new operations director Stewart Ferguson

Deeside Timberframe appoints new operations director

Stonehaven-based Deeside Timberframe, part of the Bancon Group, has appointed a new operations director to help drive its continued expansion and growth. Stewart Ferguson is currently director of the Bancon Group’s specialist works division. He…

Robert Fraser

So where is the most expensive place to buy property in Scotland?

East Renfrewshire has overtaken Edinburgh to become the most expensive place to buy a home in Scotland. A house in the area – which includes some of Greater Glasgow’s most popular suburbs such as Newton…

Nick Robinson and Stephen Hampshire of Expresso Property

Property firm to create £100m Scottish portfolio

Expresso Property Limited is to creating a portfolio of mixed development property schemes that will transform three significant sites in Glasgow and Perth supporting the creation of over 1000 Scottish new jobs and will have…

Shandwick Place

Town Centre Securities sells city centre investment for £6.3m

Investment and property development company, Town Centre Securities plc (TCS), has sold 1-23 Shandwick Place and Princes House in Edinburgh to 83S Ltd for £6.3m. The mixed-use scheme in Shandwick Place is located on one…

(L-R): Ross Martin, chair of the British Waterways Trust; Jennifer Tempany, head of Business Development at Forth Valley College; Falkirk Council leader Councillor Cecil Meiklejohn; Keith Aitken, regional senior director of GVA; Douglas Duff, head of Planning and Economic Development at Falkirk Council.

Falkirk Council launches multi million gateway site

Falkirk Council, alongside appointed commercial property advisor GVA, has officially launched its Falkirk Gateway development site, unveiling marketing materials for the first time in order to attract local, national and international investment. The Council created…

true Glasgow West End

true Glasgow opens doors to new 589 bed student accommodation

true has opened its doors to Glasgow’s newest student accommodation in the city’s Finnieston area. This state-of-the-art new development offers students the coolest accommodation available – complete with a Google-inspired helter-skelter slide. The new accommodation…

Studio Dundee

New generation entrepreneurs to be served by Studio Dundee development

Studio Dundee, the latest proposed development for Dundee Waterfront has secured planning approval from Dundee City Council. Studio Dundee is a mixed-use development focused on the creation and growth of creative industries and entrepreneurial talent.…

From left - Lydia Rissmann and Hans Rissmann

£1m investment for Lanarkshire country house hotel

A country house hotel in South Lanarkshire has been given a £1 million makeover as its new owners set out to build a hospitality group with a distinctive Scottish welcome, with support from Bank of…

241-243 West George

Work under way to create new central Glasgow office space

Over 20,000 sq. ft. of new Grade A office space will be available in the heart of Glasgow by the end of the year. Works are underway at 241-243 West George Street to renovate the…

David Knight, managing director, Avant Homes Scotland

Avant Homes to build 78 new homes at £20m development in Garcosh

Construction has begun on a new homes development in Gartcosh, North Lanarkshire by housebuilder Avant Homes. The homebuilder has purchased a seven acre site on Lochend Road where it will build 78 homes. The £20…

CGI of the former Jordanhill Campus

Jordanhill Campus proposals would create almost 200 new jobs

The construction of a proposed residential development on the site of the former Jordanhill Campus would create almost 200 new jobs and significantly boost the Glasgow economy, according to new research. An economic impact assessment,…

King’s Stables Road from King’s Bridge

Staycity to locate Wilde Aparthotels at King’s Stables Road, Edinburgh

Dublin-based Staycity Aparthotels has announced that its second Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity will be located at Edinburgh’s historic King’s Stables Road in the heart of the city centre. Inspired by 19th century Irish literary giant…

From left to right Crawford Geddes with Colin Campbell

Bellair expansion with new management in driving seat

Property investment and development company Bellair (Scotland) Limited has made two senior management appointments with Crawford Geddes and Colin Campbell joining the board as directors with responsibility for driving business growth. Bellair (Scotland) Limited was…

Ground is broken at new £34.5m Academy and Theatre Campus in Cumbernauld

Construction work on the £37m Cumbernauld Academy and Cumbernauld Theatre Campus has begun with a sod cutting ceremony led by the Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, John Swinney MSP. The…

Sandy Adam

Springfield Properties aims to raise £25m with floatation

Scottish housebuilder Springfield Properties is to list on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) with a view to raising £25m for future developments. The Directors believe the Group is well positioned for future growth having secured…

St Aloysuis’ College in Glasgow

Mosaic completes £5 million sports facility at St Aloysius’ College, Glasgow

Mosaic Architecture + Design has completed a £5 million sports facility at St Aloysuis’ College in Glasgow ahead of the start of the new school term. The new building is positioned diagonally between the Mackintosh…

CSIC’s Innovation Factory

Launch of Innovation Factory for the construction industry

Hundreds of delegates with an interest in the future of Scottish construction will be among the first to see Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s pioneering new £2M Innovation Factory, as it launches today (Monday 11 September)…

Darren Wilson, owner, and Andrew Crawford, Senior Project Construction Manager of Buildright

Buildright wins £2.5 million in new business

Buildright, a Scottish joinery and interior fit-out contractor to the retail and hospitality industry has announced multiple contract awards worth in excess of £2.5 million. Awarded work includes the re-fit and extension of cult trainer…

The Centre, Livingston

£1.8m refurb project starts at The Centre, Livingston

Hines, the international real estate firm, has started work on a £1.8m refurbishment programme in Phase 1 of the mall at The Centre, Livingston. The project will include new entrance doors, bright new ceilings, LED…

5 tips to help first time builders get started

Home sweet home. For many individuals building their first home is the culmination of a lifelong vision. A dream that most people start envisioning before even signing their first job contract or opening their start-up.…

Wendy Maltman

Dundee Design Studio Completes New Business Hub

A Dundee design studio is celebrating its upcoming 15th anniversary by moving into a newly converted business hub. The Malting House Design Studio is taking up residence in the third and final self-contained unit within…

From left to right - Kevin Jackson and Robert Eunson

Two new directors at DM Hall Aberdeen office

Chartered surveying firm, DM Hall, has appointed two new directors in Aberdeen along with a new director in Falkirk next month. The two Aberdeen promotions are Kevin Jackson and Robert Eunson, both of whom work…

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