Development plans progress for Centrum House and Bupa House in Edinburgh

Plans have been submitted to demolish two office blocks in Edinburgh to be replaced with a mixed-use development.

Published 29 September 2020

Prime serviced office development launches at Edinburgh Park

A £3.8m transformation of Diageo’s former Scottish headquarters has created Edinburgh’s newest grade-A flexible office space.

Published 28 September 2020

Historic Canongate tenements returned to former glory

Edinburgh World Heritage has completed major conservation work on the last of three historic tenements on the Canongate comprising of 16 residential dwellings and five shops.

Published 28 September 2020

Peffermill sports village rejected amid green belt concerns

Plans by the University of Edinburgh to build a new sports village on existing facilities at its Peffermill Playing Fields have been refused.

Published 25 September 2020

Flat owner fails to establish statutory repair duty for downstairs neighbours

The proprietor of a flat in Edinburgh who sought to establish that their neighbour had a statutory obligation to pay for half the cost of repairs to the external render of the common wall of their building has had their application rejected by the Sheriff Court. 

Published 24 September 2020

Developers considering 'variety of propositions' after acquiring Haymarket Yards site

London & Scottish Developments, the development arm of London & Scottish Property Investment Management (LSPIM), has teamed up with GSS Developments to acquire a disused site on a former railway goods yard at Haymarket station for £1.62 million.

Published 21 September 2020

Legal & General opens consultation for £50m Princes Street hotel and leisure ‘hub’ plans

An online pre-application consultation (PAC) is under way regarding design proposals for a new hotel and leisure ‘hub’ redevelopment of the Debenhams store on Edinburgh’s Princes Street.

Published 18 September 2020

New affordable homes delivered for Leith during lockdown

Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) is marking Scottish Housing Day by celebrating the opening of 51 homes at Shrubhill following staggered sign-ups to allow for socially distanced moves during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 16 September 2020

CCG starts work on affordable energy efficient homes in North East Edinburgh

Work is under way to build new affordable homes at council-led developments in Bingham and Parkview in North East Edinburgh.

Published 15 September 2020

Ground breaks on £2m Edinburgh play barn

Craigies Farm Shop in Edinburgh has broken ground on a £2m building project to construct a new barn which will house a play area and animal petting zone.

Published 14 September 2020

Edinburgh's New Town Quarter plans submitted for summer 2021 start

Orion Capital Partners and Ediston have submitted detailed plans for Edinburgh's New Town Quarter, a mixed-use live/work development forecast to begin construction in summer next year. 

Published 11 September 2020

Maxi to deliver £3.3m revamp at Edinburgh school

Maxi Construction has been awarded a £3.3 million contract from the City of Edinburgh Council for refurbishment works to Balerno High School.

Published 9 September 2020

Scandi cool student spaces created in Edinburgh

A two-floor Scandinavian-style lodge serving hot drinks is one of several bespoke spaces being created for University of Edinburgh students to safely interact between their studies.

Published 9 September 2020

£50m government funding confirmed to sustain Edinburgh Biomes project

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) has secured £50 million of funding from the Scottish Government for its Edinburgh Biomes project.

Published 7 September 2020

24-home apartment block planned for Meadow Place Road

Plans have been submitted for 24 homes on the site of an existing car park on Meadow Place Road in Edinburgh.

Published 4 September 2020