Blogs



Blog: With city centre offices in short supply, being forced to look elsewhere might be a blessing in disguise

By Guy Marsden, director at Highbridge Properties PLC Ask any commercial property agent about the c ...

Published 16 January 2018

Blog: Top construction contract tips

Craig Bradshaw gives his top 10 tips for reviewing design responsibility in construction contrac ...

Published 12 January 2018

Blog: AWPR - New Year message from Keith Brown

Cabinet secretary for economy, jobs and fair work, Keith Brown, says the £745 million Aberdeen We ...

Published 4 January 2018

Blog: A decade of transport investment

Cabinet secretary for economy, jobs and fair work, Keith Brown, looks back on transport investment ...

Published 3 January 2018

Blog: Registered property factors - consultation on a draft revised Code of Conduct

Housing minister Kevin Stewart on why the Scottish Government is giving both property factors and ...

Published 22 December 2017

Blog: The Positives of Mediation in Planning

Archie Waters from The Dispute Centre provides a piece for the Scottish Alliance for People and Pl ...

Published 22 December 2017

Blog: The future of Scottish housing – enlightened thinking required

In order to meet its goal of delivering 50,000 new affordable homes by 2021, the Scottish Governme ...

Published 14 December 2017

Blog: West Link Road opens in Inverness

A blog on Inverness by the Scottish Cities Alliance featuring The West Link as it opens to traffic a ...

Published 13 December 2017

Blog: Confidence returning to central belt’s industrial property market

By Ian Manson, chief executive, Clyde Gateway The second half of 2017 has seen the beginning of w ...

Published 5 December 2017

Blog: Setting my ‘sites’ on a thriving career in construction

Amanda Byrne details her experience of being a woman working in the construction sector. People ...

Published 29 November 2017

Blog: It's time for a grown-up conversation about how to help solve Scotland's housing crisis

Andrew McFarlane discusses the issue of the housing crisis in Scotland and outlines what action ha ...

Published 28 November 2017

Blog: Learn the rules of engagement to help your business flourish

Given the current skills shortages in the construction sector, Marion Forbes outlines the key step ...

Published 23 November 2017

Blog: Gordon Gibb responds to the resignation of Neil Baxter

Following the resignation of Neil Baxter from the position as secretary and treasurer of the Roya ...

Published 21 November 2017

Blog: Lessons in payment notices and pay less notices

Shona McCusker looks at two recent cases highlighting the difficulties in practice with payment a ...

Published 13 November 2017