Grant Thornton



Blog: Real estate bounce-back could drive growth in Scotland’s vibrant economy

Grant Thornton’s head of property & construction in Scotland, Lorraine Macphail, on current ...

Published 27 August 2018

Scottish housebuilders ‘strong and resilient’ despite Brexit pressure

Scotland’s housebuilding sector is performing well despite the increasing political and economic p ...

Published 8 August 2017

Long term growth at risk as commercial property sector struggles to meet demand

Scotland’s commercial property sector could face long-term growth issues if demand for office sp ...

Published 24 April 2017

Scotland’s property and construction sector facing ‘critical period’ amid growing political uncertainty

Uncertainty brought by Brexit and the prospect of a second vote on Scottish independence could see p ...

Published 23 March 2017

Apprenticeship Levy changes ‘unfairly penalise Scottish employers’

Scottish employers are facing increased complexity and administrative costs following the recent d ...

Published 9 February 2017

Call for clarity on Apprenticeship Levy amid preparation concerns

Grant Thornton is calling for clarification over how a new Apprenticeship Levy (AL) will operate i ...

Published 8 November 2016

Blog: Transparency and collaboration essential for Scotland’s post-Brexit property and construction sector

James Andersen from Grant Thornton outlines the pros and cons of Brexit for Scotland’s construct ...

Published 25 October 2016

Call for property tax reforms to boost construction growth

Grant Thornton has called for wide ranging reforms, including greater tax simplification, to boost g ...

Published 16 September 2016

Grant Thornton calls for ‘national conversation’ on Scotland’s housing strategy

Accountancy firm Grant Thornton has proposed a ‘national conversation’ involving business, pol ...

Published 23 August 2016

EU referendum 'damaging' Scotland's property and construction sector

The referendum on the UK's future in the European Union is damaging investment in Scotland's fragi ...

Published 18 April 2016

Blog: The red tape strangling Scotland's property and construction sector

In 2009, Scotland's property and construction sector faced a crisis. The industry was one of the w ...

Published 11 April 2016