Trams to Newhaven project main construction works to restart

Main construction works for Edinburgh’s Trams to Newhaven project will begin from today as workers across the capital get back on site in line with the Scottish Government’s move to phase two of its plans to restart the construction industry.

Published 15 June 2020

Partner sought for sustainable mixed-use development at Meadowbank

The City of Edinburgh Council has begun the search for a development partner for the creation of a new mixed-use neighbourhood at Meadowbank.

Published 12 June 2020

Property developer’s breach of missives action continued to proof

A company that was formed to complete a development of 55 residential apartments at a site near the Portobello Kilns in Edinburgh, has had its petition to amend a Deed of Conditions.

Published 12 June 2020

Bennetts Associates presses on with King’s Theatre revamp bid

Bennetts Associates has submitted a formal planning application for its transformation of the King’s Theatre in Edinburgh, a project which was recently delayed by a year.

Published 10 June 2020

CALA goes to town with new launch of Leith waterfront homes

In a positive step towards a tentative return for Edinburgh's property sector, CALA has launched some new townhouses to market at its Waterfront Plaza development in Leith. 

Published 8 June 2020

Tram inquiry overtakes construction of line itself

The inquiry into the length of time taken to construct the Edinburgh Trams project has now taken longer than it took the build the line itself.

Published 5 June 2020

Trams to Newhaven project site preparation works to start

Construction site preparation works for Edinburgh’s Trams to Newhaven project will start today in line with the Scottish Government’s Phase 1 pre-start site preparation.

Published 1 June 2020

CCG to help deliver first phase of homes at Granton Waterfront

The City of Edinburgh Council has approved plans for the first phase of housing for the development of Granton Waterfront.

Published 29 May 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

Taylor Wimpey secures detailed planning permission for 250 new homes in West Edinburgh

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has secured detailed planning consent from the City of Edinburgh Council for the provision of 250 new homes through the development of land off Maybury Road on the outskirts of West Edinburgh.

Published 27 May 2020

Kier to deliver £22m school of engineering for University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh has appointed Kier to build the new home of its school of engineering at its King’s Buildings Campus.

Published 22 May 2020

Planning application submitted for new zero carbon quarter of Edinburgh

Developer and investor Parabola has submitted a planning application to the City of Edinburgh Council for the residential-led phase of the development of the new zero carbon quarter of the city.

Published 20 May 2020

Innis & Gunn submits new Edinburgh brewery for planning

Scottish craft brewer and retailer Innis & Gunn has today submitted an application for planning permission for its major new brewery at Heriot-Watt University’s Research Park to the west of Edinburgh.

Published 20 May 2020

Hotel plan mooted at former Edinburgh HMRC office block

Plans have been lodged to repurpose a vacant Edinburgh office block into a 166-bedroom hotel.

Published 18 May 2020

And finally... Ballet-hoo

An investigation has been launched into the removal of pews from a former Edinburgh church owned by a prominent ballet boss amid concerns that COVID-19 is providing cover for unauthorised work.

Published 18 May 2020