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Social housing plan for vacant Montrose textile factory

Plans have been submitted to transform a dilapidated Montrose textile factory into 26 flats for social rent.

Published 8 January 2020

Former nurses cut turf Sunnyside Royal Hospital development

Over 40 ex-nurses of the former Sunnyside Royal Hospital near Montrose visited the iconic site on Friday to tour the grounds one last time and cut the turf to mark Sunnyside’s new lease of life as a housing development.

Published 17 December 2019

New affordable homes built into Edinburgh's historic Edmonstone walled garden

The historic Edmonstone walled garden in Edinburgh has been given a new lease of life, becoming the centrepiece of an innovative new Hillcrest development of 47 affordable homes.

Published 5 November 2019

Hillcrest officially opens new development in Blairgowrie

Housing minister Kevin Stewart has officially opened a new £8 million housing development located in Blairgowrie.

Published 23 October 2019

Hillcrest highlights progress at Ellengowan regeneration project in Dundee

Hillcrest Homes’ £20.5 million redevelopment of Dundee’s Ellengowan Drive has reached another landmark with internal striping almost complete, making way for the first phase of houses to be fully removed to make way for the new homes.

Published 11 October 2019

Hadden provides insight into construction at Crieff High School

Perthshire-based contractor Hadden Group hosted a Construction Industry Insight Day for pupils at Crieff High School.

Published 26 September 2019

Provost marks start of construction of 27 affordable homes in Crieff

Perth and Kinross Provost Dennis Melloy ‘cut the turf’ last week to mark the start of works on a £4 million development which will bring 27 energy-efficient affordable modern homes to Crieff.

Published 9 September 2019

Summer start date for Hillcrest’s new affordable homes at Dundee Waterfront

Hillcrest Housing Association is to team up with Cullross to deliver 119 new affordable homes at Victoria Dock in Dundee.

Published 27 May 2019

Work begins on homes at £12.5m village outside Stonehaven

The construction of on 91 homes at Mackie Village on Ury Estate on behalf of Hillcrest Housing Association is now under way.

Published 20 May 2019

Housing minister opens new Hillcrest development in Aberdeen

A new affordable housing development which will inject 67 good quality affordable homes into the city’s housing stock has been officially opened by minister for local government, housing and planning Kevin Stewart MSP.

Published 23 April 2019

Green light for first phase of 450 new homes in Montrose

Sunnyside Estates Ltd has secured planning permission for the initial phase a development in Montrose which will provide the region with up to 450 new homes when complete.

Published 12 April 2019

Robertson to ‘Open Doors’ to Hillcrest site in Dundee

Robertson Partnership Homes is giving members of the public a unique chance to see behind the scenes of its affordable homes development for Hillcrest in Dundee.

Published 15 March 2019

Housing association gives second chance to stricken McGills trainees

Five apprentices of stricken building contractor McGill & Co have been given a second chance after Hillcrest offered them employment and the opportunity to continue their apprenticeships.

Published 11 March 2019

Detailed designs lodged for Dundee waterside flats plan

Plans have been submitted for a block of flats at Dundee’s City Quay.

Published 4 December 2018

Developers secure loans for Edinburgh residential developments

Around 350 flats are to be delivered across two sites in Edinburgh after developers secured more than £40 million in loans.

Published 13 September 2018