Comprehensive Design Architects



48 flats planned on site of FourSquare warehouse in Edinburgh

Plans have been submitted to replace an Edinburgh warehouse used by charity FourSquare with private and affordable apartments.

Published 12 October 2021

Extension planned at Edinburgh One as building changes hands

A major extension and redesign are in the pipeline for the former Scottish Widows Investment Partnership headquarters in Edinburgh after the building was purchased in a £22 million deal.

Published 11 August 2021

New Town townhouses to be reinstated to residential use

Four A-listed New Town townhouses formerly used as the offices of law firm Brodies may return to residential use under newly submitted plans by CDA Architects.

Published 10 August 2021

285-home apartment plan submitted for Leith industrial site

Comprehensive Design Architects (CDA) has filed outline plans to build a mixed-use development with 285 apartments on Salamander Street in Leith.

Published 26 March 2021

Sustainability plans mark next chapter for iconic Aberdeen campus

LaSalle Investment Management has unveiled its vision for the reinvention of the iconic Aberdeen headquarters of BP as a beacon for sustainability and collaboration when the oil giant moves out next year.

Published 18 January 2021

Green light for student accommodation on Edinburgh nursing home site

Plans by S1 Developments to transform the St Joseph’s Nursing Home site in Edinburgh into new student accommodation have been granted unanimous approval subject to conditions.

Published 13 August 2020

Apartment blocks planned for Edinburgh's Northfield district

Developers have submitted plans to build 48 apartments and a commercial unit in the Northfield district of Edinburgh.

Published 28 May 2020

Student digs proposed at C-listed Edinburgh chapel

A listed chapel in Edinburgh is the latest plot earmarked for student residential development in the capital.

Published 20 January 2020

Innis & Gunn unveils location of new Edinburgh brewery

Heriot-Watt University’s Research Park to the west of Edinburgh - home to the world-renowned International Centre for Brewing & Distilling - is to house the new brewery for Innis & Gunn, the firm has revealed.

Published 18 December 2019

Green light for final phase of £215m build-to-rent 'urban village' in Edinburgh

Build-to-rent (BTR) developer and operator Moda Living has secured planning permission for the final phase of its £215 million Springside development in Edinburgh.

Published 4 December 2019

Innis & Gunn details vision for Edinburgh brewery

Beer brand Innis & Gunn has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help finance the building of “the largest major brewery in Edinburgh for over 150 years”.

Published 12 November 2019

Cumbernauld cinema and restaurant complex approved in principle

North Lanarkshire Council has granted planning permission in principle for a new cinema and restaurant complex in Cumbernauld.

Published 1 October 2019

Dandara reduces number of homes at planned Meadowbank development

Developers have lodged fresh proposals for new homes near Meadowbank Stadium in Edinburgh.

Published 25 September 2019

Haymarket Hub Hotel plans nine-story extension

The Haymarket Hub Hotel in Edinburgh has submitted plans to extend the building by an additional 47 rooms and a new kitchen and dining space.

Published 19 July 2019

Edinburgh councillors refuse Osborne House hotel plan

Planning permission to convert a 1970s office building within the West Coates area of Edinburgh into a hotel has been rejected for failing to meet council planning policies.

Published 23 November 2018