The unceasing demand for Scottish development land has driven strong growth in land values and high levels of investor activity over the last quarter, according to a new report from real estate advisor Savills. Indeed, growth in Scotland greenfield values reached 9.3%, the highest level of all UK re
A property just outside of Edinburgh which has planning permission for a major new build distillery extension including new toilet facilities, visitor centre and offices, has been brought to market.
The number of build-to-rent homes completed, under construction or in planning across Scotland rose by 19% in 2021 to 12,793, new analysis has found. The research, which was undertaken by the British Property Federation (BPF) in partnership with Savills, highlighted that the number of build-to-rent
Ed Crockett has joined Savills as a director in the operational capital markets (OCM) division to operate within Scotland's real estate sector. Based predominantly in the firm’s Edinburgh office, Crockett will also spend time in Savills Head office in London working across all OCM s
A major report has been commissioned to understand more about the nature and value of rural land sales in Scotland – in a move that will be crucial in considering the implications of new natural capital and carbon value in the land market.
The latest analysis from Savills reveals a remarkable period of activity within the Scottish prime housing market and includes the following standout statistics. Prime transactions above £400,000 in Scotland reached an all-time record (8,755 took place between Sep 2020 and Aug 2021). This is 7
The scale of the challenge facing the UK’s real estate sector in achieving net zero, with particular difficulties facing the residential sector due to its scale and the need to incentivise owner-occupiers to make improvements, has been highlighted in new research by Savills.
A rooftop garden is the showpiece in a newly-released series of computer-generated images (CGIs) offering the public a first look inside one of a new housing development in the heart of Shawlands.
International real estate advisor Savills has expanded its investment team in Scotland with the appointment of associate Alister Gibson in its Glasgow office. Alister joins Savills from DH Hall where he gained experience across all real estate sectors in his five years there. Previous to t
A residential development opportunity for up to 500 homes on the former site of Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre has been launched to the market.
The furlough scheme which has protected jobs and earnings, as well as cheaper mortgages and a benevolent approach to short term arrears by lenders, has meant the residential sector has been the star performer of the Scottish economy after it reopened following the initial Covid-19 lockdown, the
An extensive residential development opportunity has been launched in the heart of Cumbernauld.
Savills has appointed Niall Macleod as director and head of residential development in Aberdeen. Niall was previously land director with Dandara, one of the UK’s most diverse independent property development and land promotion companies. He has been at the forefront of many significant land de
A detailed planning application submitted by Savills on behalf of Almond Valley Limited and Stewart Milne Homes has been granted consent by Perth & Kinross Council.
A parcel of land near Livingston town centre has been brought to market with planning permission in principal for residential development.