Barratt buys 14 new Scottish sites for development

Barratt Developments Scotland is to deliver more than 2,500 new homes across the country following its acquisition of 14 new sites for development, with another 10 new sites in the pipeline.

Published 10 September 2018

Barratt Developments on track to beat profit targets

Solid sales figures and an increase in completions have led to a buoyant trading update at Barratt Developments.

Published 12 July 2018

Barratt Homes signs deal to deliver 128 homes at Countesswells

Barratt Homes will be the latest developer to invest in homes at Aberdeen’s newest town of Countesswells, following its acquisition of almost nine acres of land at the community.

Published 5 June 2018

Barratt launches first ever green mortgage for energy efficient homes

Homebuyers across Scotland can now save both money and the environment at the same time with the launch of the UK’s first green home mortgage.

Published 4 May 2018

Councillors back plans for 500 new homes and primary school in Elgin

The first phase of a development which will eventually bring 1,500 new homes to Elgin has been given the green light.

Published 25 April 2018

More housebuilders celebrate five star ratings

McCarthy & Stone and Barratt Developments in Scotland are the latest housebuilders to have achieved the maximum five star rating from the Home Builders Federation (HBF) following an independent customer satisfaction survey.

Published 29 March 2018

Barratt looks to increase volume and efficiency amid strong interim results

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has attributed a near 7% rise in interim profit to strong customer demand leading to confidence in the market.

Published 22 February 2018

Developer takes appeal for almost 250 Aberdeenshire homes to Holyrood

A developer has launched an appeal to the Scottish Government in a bid overturn Aberdeenshire Council’s decision to reject its plans for almost 250 new homes.

Published 20 February 2018

Barratt to deliver over 2,200 homes across Scotland in 2018

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has announced plans to open 12 new sites creating 2280 new homes across Scotland during the course of 2018.

Published 29 January 2018

Green light for hundreds of new homes in Inverurie

Over 500 new homes will be built across two sites in Inverurie after councillors approved plans for the developments, The Press & Journal has reported.

Published 13 December 2017

Report highlights Barratt’s £298m boost to UK economy

Barratt Developments has delivered a £298 million boost to the UK economy over the past year, building 1,708 new homes in Scotland and supporting around 5,000 jobs over the period, a new report has revealed.

Published 7 December 2017

Help to Buy disproportionately helping larger housebuilders, analysis reveals

Critics of the Scottish Help to Buy scheme have called for the policy to be scrapped after an investigation revealed just three high volume housebuilders have received around £189 million in subsidised mortgages between them.

Published 5 December 2017

Planning approval for 680 homes in Edinburgh and East Lothian

Two new housing developments in East Lothian and the East of Edinburgh have now received planning approval, in a move set to help address local housing shortages.

Published 5 December 2017

Barratt and David Wilson Homes campaign to help prevent play related accidents at home

Barratt and David Wilson Homes have joined alliances with St Andrews First Aid, Good Egg Safety and regional Community Safety Teams to roll-out a new Child Safety at Home Campaign across Scotland.

Published 28 November 2017

New community planned at former Scottish Power site

Barratt Homes has started work to deliver a new community on the site of the former Scottish Power headquarters in Cathcart, Glasgow.

Published 21 November 2017