Stead’s Place redevelopment, Leith Walk
A long-running planning saga regarding the redevelopment of a key development site on Leith Walk looks set for a successful conclusion for Drum Property Group.
Published 2 June 2021
Drum Property Group has submitted a new planning application to the City of Edinburgh Council for the redevelopment of the 2.9-acre Stead’s Place site near the foot of Leith Walk in Edinburgh.
Published 18 December 2020
Drum Property Group has submitted new plans for the redevelopment of the 2.9-acre Stead’s Place site near the foot of Leith Walk, the firm’s third attempt at the project.
Published 6 April 2020
Leith Walk campaigners have hailed a decision by the Scottish Government to reject Drum Property Group's appeal to demolish the sandstone building at Stead's Place.
Published 20 December 2019
Developers behind proposals for a £50 million mixed-used transformation of Leith Walk have been dealt a major blow after the University of Edinburgh ended its involvement in the student flats element of the project.
Published 13 May 2019
Drum Property Group has appealed a decision to reject its plans to knock down a prominent part of Leith Walk to make way for student housing and a hotel.
Published 9 May 2019
Plans for a £50 million mixed-used transformation of Edinburgh’s Leith Walk have been rejected by councillors.
Published 1 February 2019
Revised proposals for a mixed-used transformation of Edinburgh’s Leith Walk complete with affordable housing and student accommodation have been recommended for approval by City of Edinburgh Council planners.
Published 25 January 2019
A grassroots campaign working to save the two storey sandstone block on Leith Walk has unveiled its own vision of how the block could be developed rather than demolished.
Published 10 December 2018
Drum Property Group has submitted revised design proposals in support of its planning application to transform a major section of Leith Walk in Edinburgh.
Published 7 December 2018
Letters of support reveal ‘more balanced picture’ of local feeling towards £50m Leith Walk development
Drum Property Group has revealed high levels of public support for its planning application which is set to transform Stead’s Place, near the foot of Leith Walk.
Published 2 October 2018
A significant section of Leith Walk in Edinburgh is set to be transformed into a “vibrant” residential, student and visitor quarter following a major planning application submitted by Drum Property Group.
Published 7 August 2018
Drum Property Group has unveiled plans to deliver a new music venue at Stead’s Place in Edinburgh as part of redesigned proposals for the area.
Published 14 May 2018