Edinburgh



New platforms to bring longer, faster trains to Edinburgh Waverley

Work will soon begin on a project to lengthen platforms at Edinburgh Waverley for the introduction of new longer, faster, greener trains between Edinburgh and Glasgow and on the East Coast main line.

Published 10 February 2017

International design competition launched for Edinburgh’s Ross Pavilion

Architects from around the world are being invited to submit designs to replace an iconic bandstand in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle.

Published 9 February 2017

Mixed-use development completes in Edinburgh’s St Andrew Square

Comprehensive Design Architects (CDA) and Hoskins Architects have announced the practical completion of a major development in the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town World Heritage Site.

Published 3 February 2017

Chris Stewart Group secures £21m funding for Edinburgh office development

Work on a major Edinburgh city centre development site has started after property firm Chris Stewart Group secured a £21 million funding package from the Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 1 February 2017

Leith’s iconic 'Banana flats' awarded Category A listing

A block of flats in Edinburgh made famous by the novel Trainspotting have been awarded Category A listed status.

Published 1 February 2017

Edinburgh student housing proposal submitted

Plans have been lodged with the City of Edinburgh Council to build a 266-bed student housing development at a former builder’s yard.

Published 31 January 2017

Six in running to design £45m Edinburgh concert hall

IMPACT Scotland has announced an international shortlist of six architect-led teams that will compete to deliver a design for a new world-class concert venue in the heart of Edinburgh’s World Heritage Site.

Published 31 January 2017

Vacant Edinburgh offices to be revamped in £6m deal

An Edinburgh office building is to be transformed into serviced apartments in a £6 million refurbishment backed by transport tycoon Ann Gloag.

Published 24 January 2017

Video shows unexpected collapse during demolition at St James Centre site

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXko9tlCFdc

Published 18 January 2017

Homes planned for site of former Edinburgh school

A developer is seeking approval for new homes on the site of a former Edinburgh school on behalf of Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association.

Published 16 January 2017

Edinburgh office investment sees 10 year high

Investment into Edinburgh’s office market last year reached heights not seen since 2006 as UK political uncertainty failed to deter interest from overseas investors, according to a new report.

Published 16 January 2017

Small sites initiative roll out continues in Edinburgh

Plans have been drawn up for a new 46-flat development on a brownfield site at Royston in Edinburgh.

Published 12 January 2017

‘Perfect storm’ brews in Edinburgh office market after strong 2016

Edinburgh’s commercial property market remained buoyant in 2016 with office space take-up of 760,000 sq. ft. across the city, according to analysis from Knight Frank.

Published 10 January 2017

SES Engineering Services wins £5m Edinburgh University deal

National engineering specialist SES Engineering Services has secured a £5 million mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) contract on Edinburgh University’s £25m project to establish a world-leading Data Technology Institute.

Published 9 January 2017

Phase one of Royal Edinburgh Hospital campus redevelopment completed by Christmas

The project to redevelop the Royal Edinburgh Hospital campus has taken another major step forward with the keys to the £48 million first phase being handed to NHS Lothian in time for Christmas.

Published 22 December 2016