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Rising house prices propel Scotland’s LBTT revenue to over £600m

Published 11 months ago

Specialist property firm Rettie & Co has reported that residential Land & Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) revenue, including Additional Dwelling Supplement (ADS) on second homes, has reached a record high in Scotland of over £600 million.

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Springfield hails demand for Durieshill Village ahead of planning decision

Published 11 months ago

More than 1,000 people have joined a mailing list for Springfield Properties’ Durieshill Village development, close to Stirling, as it approaches a milestone planning decision on 29 June.

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Edison Group acquires Livingston-based Maplewood Joinery and Construction

Published 11 months ago

Edison Group, the Ayrshire-headquartered construction property and investment business, has acquired Livingston-based Maplewood Joinery and Construction, an all-trades commercial and residential property operator.

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RICS: Activity in Scotland’s housing market weakens but prices still rising

Published 11 months ago

Activity in Scotland’s housing market slowed through April according to the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Residential Market Survey, however prices are still rising.

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Morris & Spottiswood adds to housing team amid multiple project wins

Published 11 months ago

Morris & Spottiswood has won four affordable housing projects across the UK as the business bolstered its housing team with a senior appointment and continues to focus on its sustainability offering for clients.

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Edinburgh-based Dot Surveying transitions to employee-owned model

Published 11 months ago

Edinburgh-headquartered Dot Surveying has transitioned to an employee-owned business structure, with the company’s founder, Tom Gallivan, selling a majority stake to an employee ownership trust (EOT).

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Rettie: Scottish housing market holds up in face of economic headwinds

Published 11 months ago

Forecasts of “doom and gloom” in the Scottish housing market have proven to be over-exaggerated, according to Rettie & Co following the release of new statistics.

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Development partner to deliver growth at Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland

Published 11 months ago

Renfrewshire Council is to form a Development Partnership LLP with Tarras Park Properties Ltd, part of Buccleuch Property, to secure investment into the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS).

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Fraser Lynes: Green homes will drive the reimagination of age-exclusive living

Published 11 months ago

Fraser Lynes explains why Cruden Homes’ age-exclusive development is a new example of a low-carbon-footprint community.

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Edinburgh post-pandemic house prices grow by over £60,000

Published 11 months ago

Edinburgh-based solicitors and estate agents Lindsays has reported that average house prices in the city have risen by over £60,000 since before the Covid-19 pandemic.

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CBRE secures occupier for last remaining unit at Berryden Retail Park for £250,000 per annum

Published 11 months ago

CBRE has successfully filled the last vacant unit at Berryden Retail Park in Aberdeen by securing The Food Warehouse as a tenant on behalf of Frasers Group.

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Savills expands Glasgow engineering consultancy

Published 11 months ago

Savills has continued to expand its engineering & design consultancy (EDC) team with the appointment of Martin McClafferty as associate director and William Johnston as associate in Glasgow.

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Katie Smart named director at Places for People Scotland

Published 11 months ago

Places for People Scotland has today announced the appointment of Katie Smart as its new director.

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FG Burnett director Graeme Watt retires as Iona Foubister joins the board

Published 11 months ago

Property consultant FG Burnett has announced the retirement of Graeme Watt after 42 years of service with building consultancy director Iona Foubister simultaneously joining the firm’s board.

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Soller Group gains approval for 357-apartment BTR development in Glasgow

Published 11 months ago

Soller Group has secured planning approval for Dundas Square, a 357-apartment development in central Glasgow’s Cowcaddens district.

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