Blogs



Blog: True Valuations – when can they truly be sought?

Solicitor Amy Drew of Scottish lawyers MacRoberts addresses changes to the law in the wake ...

Published 1 April 2019

Scott Craig: Preparing for Making Tax Digital in three easy steps

Scottish business advisors Scott-Moncrieff outline how the construction industry can ensure it is pr ...

Published 29 March 2019

Lynda Ross: The demolished development and the silent clock

A dispute about a demolished housing development in Midlothian has shown how a claim against consult ...

Published 27 March 2019

Heads of Planning Scotland: Resourcing the Planning System

Heads of Planning Scotland (HOPS) offers to help the Scottish Government better understand the true ...

Published 25 March 2019

Kevin Stewart: Politicians must work together to avoid damage to Scotland’s economy

Planning Minister Kevin Stewart blogs about the need for Scottish Parliament to amend the Planning B ...

Published 21 March 2019

Marion Forbes: When promotion is not always the right answer

Offering promotions to staff to prevent them from leaving is a growing trend in construction and cou ...

Published 19 March 2019

Scott Wilson: Partnerships are the recipe for success at MIPIM

Robertson Group’s executive director, development, Scott Wilson, discusses why the company&rsq ...

Published 13 March 2019

Martin McKay: MIPIM gives us a chance to showcase sustainable neighbourhoods

MIPIM, the international property fair, opens its doors today, and Clyde Gateway will be there as pa ...

Published 12 March 2019

Martin Robertson: Don’t let them suffer in silence

M-Pact Group health and safety manager Martin Robertson on how firms can combat the tragic effects o ...

Published 12 March 2019

Terri Tully: Construction - is it still a man’s world?

As the construction industry celebrates the annual Woman in Construction Week (3-9 March), Terri Tul ...

Published 8 March 2019

MacRoberts: CMA continues to enforce its cartel agenda on construction industry

Following the news that five office fit-out companies were fined more than £7 million after ad ...

Published 8 March 2019

Lisa Gordon: Painting a bright future for women in construction

Painter and decorator apprentice Lisa Gordon shares her career experience for International Women's ...

Published 8 March 2019

Andrew Woodrow: Addressing Scotland’s town centre retail challenge

Barton Willmore planning associate Andrew Woodrow argues that residential accommodation and flexible ...

Published 8 March 2019

Stuart Parker: Taking the ScotlandIsNow message to the world at MIPIM 2019

Morgan Sindall Construction’s managing director in Scotland, Stuart Parker, looks ahead to the ...

Published 5 March 2019

Joanne Casey: Joined-up approach required to attract women and young people into property and construction

New MD of housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel's English division, Joanne Casey, discusses her route ...

Published 5 March 2019