Fife



£5.4m affordable homes project completed in Fife

Work has completed on a £5.4 million transformative new community built on a greenfield site in the Newburgh area of Fife.

Published 2 March 2020

Prison sentence for consultant who supplied fake building warrant

A construction consultant who supplied a fake building warrant to a Dunfermline man having his home extended has been sent to prison.

Published 21 February 2020

Work starts on City Region Deal-funded business units in Fife

Fife’s flagship industrial innovation investment programme is taking shape as construction work starts on nine new business units at Queensway Industrial Estate in Glenrothes. 

Published 10 February 2020

Former Madras College site could host affordable homes

With the listing of the former Madras College site in St Andrews for sale, Fife Council has produced a guidance document for developers which recommends that the site be used for housing.

Published 31 January 2020

Climate campaigners welcome decision to reject Fife gas plant

Fife Council has rejected an application to construct a new gas plan in Hillend.

Published 29 January 2020

Whiteburn submits application for new homes at former Viewforth school in Kirkcaldy

Edinburgh-based developer Whiteburn has submitted its plan for a residential development in the grounds of the former Viewforth High School in Kirkcaldy following two successful consultation events.

Published 22 January 2020

Green light for 160 Persimmon homes in Wormit

Persimmon Homes has been granted permission to build 158 homes in Wormet, Fife.

Published 20 January 2020

Carbon zero business and innovation park in the pipeline for Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy councillors are set to consider plans for a new carbon zero business and innovation park as part of a new economic action plan for the Mid-Fife area.

Published 10 January 2020

Fife planning refusal overturned by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has overruled Fife Council and granted permission for 200 homes to be built between Crossford and Cairneyhill.

Published 9 January 2020

Kingdom building plans boosted by £2m donation

Kingdom Housing Association’s plans to develop 25 much-needed homes for social rent at Park Road in Kirkcaldy received a welcome boost today with news that the Association has received a donation of £2.01 million from the Scottish Government through the Scottish Charitable Bond programme managed by Allia C&C.

Published 9 January 2020

Lochgelly developer receives boost from Fife Council

Fife Council has given a boost to proposals for a large housing development planned for Lochgelly as developers Omnivale Limited were told that a separate environmental impact assessment (EIA) is not necessary.

Published 8 January 2020

East Wemyss housing development plans to go on display

AEL Developments will share its plans to build a major housing development on the outskirts of East Wemyss at a drop-in exhibition on January 28.

Published 7 January 2020

McGill ends turnaround year with another contract win

Dundee building services company McGill has unveiled another contract win, marking the end of what has been a turnaround year for the company.

Published 6 January 2020

1,200-home Kirkcaldy masterplan approved

A masterplan to deliver around 1,200 homes, a primary school, and retail units in Kirkcaldy has been approved by councillors.

Published 20 December 2019

Seasoned property professional joins senior ranks at DM Hall

Fife property expert Ewen Sparks has joined chartered surveyor DM Hall as head of the firm’s Cupar office.

Published 20 December 2019