East Renfrewshire



CCG submits plans for Clarkston care home

Plans have been submitted to develop a 58-bed care home in Clarkston, East Renfrewshire.

Published 1 April 2021

Housing plans rejected in Newton Mearns

Plans submitted by Dickie & Moore Homes to knock down a riding school in Newton Mearns to build 17 flats have been rejected.

Published 26 March 2021

BDP to design new learning and leisure campus in Neilston

East Renfrewshire Council has approved the design for a new learning and leisure campus in Neilston and awarded the contract to BDP’s Glasgow studio.

Published 1 March 2021

Green light for flats conversion of former Giffnock care home

East Renfrewshire Council has approved plans to transform a former Giffnock care home into flats and build more homes on its grounds.

Published 15 February 2021

Bellway to bring new affordable homes to Barrhead

Bellway is to deliver much needed new affordable homes on behalf of Barrhead Housing Association located on Blackbyres Road in the town.

Published 26 January 2021

Barrhead council house build begins

East Renfrewshire Council’s housebuilding project has continued in Barrhead with the progression of work at its Balgraystone Road development.

Published 7 December 2020

Land acquired at Taylor Wimpey’s first development in Barrhead

Construction work on a development of 316 new homes at Taylor Wimpey West Scotland's new development in Barrhead will start within the next few weeks following the acquisition of land at the site.

Published 20 November 2020

Avant Homes announces new phase of 134 homes in Barrhead

Avant Homes has announced its plan to build a further 134 homes at its popular Weavers Lea development in Barrhead.

Published 14 October 2020

Taylor Wimpey breaks ground at first new council homes in Newton Mearns

Construction work on 39 new council houses in the Maidenhill area of Newton Mearns is now under way.

Published 26 August 2020

Taylor Wimpey hands over 12 new affordable homes in Neilston

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland and Barrhead Housing Association have confirmed that construction work on 12 new affordable homes for social rent, which are located off Neilston Road in Neilston, are now almost complete and just over half the new tenants have now moved into their new home.

Published 10 August 2020

Plans approved for major new retail park in Barrhead

Plans have been approved for a £15 million investment to transform the former site of the Nestlé Purina factory in Barrhead and create hundreds of jobs.

Published 26 June 2020

Taylor Wimpey secures deal to deliver affordable homes for Maidenhill

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has reached an agreement with East Renfrewshire Council to deliver the first 39 affordable homes for social rent at the new Maidenhill community in Newton Mearns.

Published 21 May 2020

Ceremony marks official opening of £15m East Renfrewshire school

An official opening ceremony has been held at the new £15 million Maidenhill Primary and Nursery in East Renfrewshire.

Published 5 February 2020

Planning granted for boutique Newton Mearns housing development

Mactaggart & Mickel has secured planning permission to build a development of twelve bespoke properties in Newton Mearns

Published 30 January 2020

Homebuilders call on East Renfrewshire residents to donate toys this Christmas

A consortium of homebuilders is calling on residents in East Renfrewshire to donate toys to families in need this festive season.

Published 21 November 2019