Mactaggart & Mickel Group

Mactaggart & Mickel site manager praised after winning 11th NHBC regional award 

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has hailed its long-serving Ayrshire-based site manager Stuart Gillespie as a “model of consistency” after he scooped a prestigious industry award. 

Published 22 October 2020

Planning permission secured for 270 new homes in Haddington

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland and Mactaggart & Mickel have secured detailed planning permission from East Lothian Council for a residential development on land at Letham Holdings in Haddington.

Published 9 October 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel's Ed Monaghan named ‘director of the year’ at national awards

The CEO of housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has been named ‘director of the year’ by the Institute of Directors at a celebration of Scotland’s leading businesses.

Published 9 September 2020

Homes for Scotland 2020 Awards: Development of the Year (small) shortlist

Homes for Scotland has unveiled the shortlisted candidates for its Development of the Year - small.

Published 20 August 2020

Housing developers successfully challenge chapter of local development plan

Five housing developers have succeeded in challenging a chapter of the Inverclyde Local Development Plan concerning housing land supply on the ground of inappropriate methodology. 

Published 4 August 2020

‘World first’ £1m deal to install Internet of Things in thousands of homes

Renfrewshire Council is to install Internet of Things (IoT) technology in its social housing stock which measures temperature, humidity and carbon dioxide levels and provides early alerts on issues such as problems with ventilation and potential dampness.

Published 6 July 2020

Scottish Government overturns Dunfermline housing decision

A developer has successfully appealed to the Scottish Government after its plans for new homes next to Townhill Country Park in Dunfermline were rejected by the local authority.

Published 3 July 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel awarded five-star rating for eighth successive year

Mactaggart & Mickel’s commitment to delivering outstanding customer service has been confirmed by its eighth consecutive ‘five-star’ rating from the Home Builders Federation, following an independent customer satisfaction survey.

Published 7 April 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel provides boost to food banks

Family-owned house-builder Mactaggart & Mickel has handed £1,500 to food banks who are helping people in need amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 26 March 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel donates space at former office to police dog training unit

Space at a former office building in Anniesland will soon become home to a new training facility for Police Scotland’s dog training unit thanks to housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel.

Published 4 February 2020

Planning granted for boutique Newton Mearns housing development

Mactaggart & Mickel has secured planning permission to build a development of twelve bespoke properties in Newton Mearns

Published 30 January 2020

Supreme site management secures another industry accolade

Ayrshire-based site manager Stuart Gillespie is named amongst the UK’s best, after winning another national award for his work for Mactaggart & Mickel.

Published 28 January 2020

Marion Forbes: New Year, new job?

As January is often the time of year when more people than normal are looking for a new role, Mactaggart & Mickel’s HR director Marion Forbes has provided a series of interview tips.

Published 24 January 2020

Flats conversion to begin at former Anniesland Jobcentre

Work is set to get underway over the coming months to transform the former Anniesland Jobcentre site into 48 flats, all for private sale.

Published 21 January 2020

Newcastle students visit Shawfair to learn about creating a new town

Students from Newcastle’s Northumbria University have paid a visit to Shawfairt to learn how a new town is created and developed.

Published 11 November 2019