Edinburgh



Councillors minded to grant planning consent for Musselburgh apartments plan

Block 9 Architects has gained support for its revised plans for ten new apartments at a prominent gap-site in Musselburgh. 

Published 13 January 2021

Crowdfunder launched to block new roads at South Queensferry development

Residents of South Queensferry have launched a crowdfunder to block Ambassador Living's plans to new roads over their land for access to a new housing estate beside the Forth Road Bridge.

Published 11 January 2021

New hotel proposed at B-listed Edinburgh townhouse

Morgan McDonnell Architecture has lodged plans to redevelop a B-listed townhouse property in Edinburgh's New Town into a 67-bed hotel.

Published 8 January 2021

Taylor Wimpey to consult on Edinburgh homes plan

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland, along with its development partner BL Chesser Ltd, plans to make a Planning Permission in Principle application to the City of Edinburgh Council later this year for the provision of around 150 new homes through the development of further land at Highfield, Gilmerton.

Published 8 January 2021

Holmes Miller embraces sustainability with Kirkliston school expansion

Holmes Miller has submitted a planning application for a new build Kirkliston Early Years and Primary School extension on behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council.

Published 7 January 2021

Ogilvie complete Edinburgh’s newest boutique hotel

Ogilvie Construction has completed work on Edinburgh’s first voco™ boutique hotel for Axcel Group.

Published 6 January 2021

West Lothian Council objects to housing near Jupiter Artland

West Lothian Council has objected to plans to build 2,000 new homes near the award-winning sculpture park Jupiter Artland. 

Published 6 January 2021

CALA begins final chapter of £110m investment programme in Balerno

The last phase of a residential development is now under way, representing the culmination of a £110 million investment into a village within Edinburgh’s suburbs.

Published 5 January 2021

£1m railway bridge refurb to begin on Gorgie Road

Network Rail will soon begin work on a £1.35 million project to repair and re-paint the railway bridge on Gorgie Road in Edinburgh.

Published 24 December 2020

Flagship office building tops out at Edinburgh Park

Edinburgh Park’s four-storey flagship office building, 1 New Park Square, has reached its highest point.

Published 23 December 2020

Boroughmuir teacher and pupils given VIP tour of transformed former classrooms

VIP visitors that once taught and studied within a landmark Edinburgh building have been given a first glimpse into their transformed former classrooms.

Published 23 December 2020

Robertson joins Edinburgh climate pact

Robertson Group has joined with five other Edinburgh businesses and employers to sign a pledge aimed at sparking radical action on climate change across the city.

Published 21 December 2020

Drum Property Group returns with 146-apartment plan for Leith Walk site 

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

Plans application submitted for Edinburgh clinic extension

A planning application has been submitted to extend the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic building in Edinburgh. 

Published 18 December 2020

LAR gets green light for Edinburgh church conversion

LAR Housing Trust has been granted planning permission for what it describes as its most ambitious project to date.

Published 18 December 2020