Blogs



David Hamilton: Project managing the Edinburgh Biomes programme

David Hamilton says his work on the Edinburgh Biomes programme proves that skills are transferable w ...

Published 12 February 2020

Malcolm Thomson: Collective action by housebuilders to target climate change

Malcolm Thomson, sales and marketing director of Scotframe, details the need for collective action f ...

Published 11 February 2020

Shirley McIntosh: Legal sector faces new challenges thanks to property tax changes

Shirley McIntosh, tax partner at RSM, discusses the new challenges facing the legal sector amid chan ...

Published 5 February 2020

Nicola Barclay: Marking 20 years of Homes for Scotland

With 2020 marking the 20th anniversary of trade body Homes for Scotland, chief executive Nicola Barc ...

Published 3 February 2020

Euan Leitch: Scottish House Condition Survey & Tenement Maintenance

Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) director Euan Leitch reflects on the Scottish Government&rsq ...

Published 31 January 2020

Lauren Hazlie: Cladding – what you need to know for 2020

Trainee solicitor at Jones Whyte Law, Lauren Hazlie, provides information on high rise cladding an ...

Published 31 January 2020

Elaine McIlroy: MAC report recommendations could simplify new immigration system

Elaine McIlroy, a partner at Brodies LLP, outlines proposed changes to the immigration s ...

Published 29 January 2020

Marion Forbes: New Year, new job?

As January is often the time of year when more people than normal are looking for a new role, Mactag ...

Published 24 January 2020

Alastair McCoan: Don't let dilapidations leave a business move in disrepair

Alastair McCoan, building consultancy partner at Knight Frank Glasgow, discusses how businesses can ...

Published 23 January 2020

Just A Minute with Cube Glass director Gary Thorn

The latest participant in our Just a Minute feature is Gary Thorn, director at Cube Glass,&nbsp ...

Published 22 January 2020

Sally Orton: Blue Monday 2020 - Protecting the mental health of employees

To mark Blue Monday 2020, Sally Orton shares her wealth of experience in helping construction busine ...

Published 20 January 2020

Alex Orr: Draft proposal published for capital’s development

As the City of Edinburgh Council publishes its plan for the sustainable development of the city unti ...

Published 17 January 2020

Just a Minute with SELECT MD Alan Wilson

The latest participant in our Just a Minute feature is Alan Wilson, managing director of SELECT ...

Published 15 January 2020

Charlie Leask: Property manager skills need to evolve with the industry

James Gibb property manager Charlie Leask details his experiences to date and how a Heriot-Watt Univ ...

Published 15 January 2020

Kathryn Kelly and Lorna MacFarlane: Scotland launches Consultation Paper on retention in Scotland

Dentons’ Kathryn Kelly and Lorna MacFarlane discuss the launch of a consultation on the use of ...

Published 13 January 2020