Green light for 48 new homes in West Calder

West Lothian Council has granted planning permission for the development of 48 homes in West Calder.

Published 8 April 2021

Plans for 193 more homes lodged for Halbeath Interchange

Housebuilders Persimmon and Bellway have submitted the plans for the second residential phase of their joint venture development near Dunfermline’s new £180 million super campus.

Published 31 March 2021

Lathro Meadows sewage concerns force Kinross-shire Civic Trust intervention

Persimmon and Perth & Kinross Council have been given two weeks to respond to an official complaint to a Scottish Government Reporter regarding sewage concerns one of the housebuilder's planned developments in Kinross.

Published 9 March 2021

James MacKay steps up to North Scotland MD at Persimmon

Persimmon has promoted James MacKay to managing director after six months working as director-in-charge in North Scotland.

Published 4 March 2021

Persimmon to strengthen build quality and inspection regime

Persimmon has committed to doubling the size of its construction quality control team as the housebuilder continues to address its quality failings over the past two years.

Published 3 March 2021

Developer seeks to alter masterplan for site near Dunfermline super campus

Planning permission in principle is being sought for a mixed-use development that could deliver up to 450 homes next to Dunfermline’s new £180 million super campus.

Published 3 March 2021

New residential plot released at Blindwells

The team behind the 390-acre Blindwells development in East Lothian has unveiled its latest residential development opportunity.

Published 3 March 2021

First new homes underway at Blindwells

Work has started on the first new homes to be built at the development in East Lothian with more good news to come later this year, according to developer Hargreaves Land.

Published 22 February 2021

Persimmon commits £75m to address cladding safety issues

Housebuilder Persimmon has made a provision of £75 million to address cladding safety issues on 26 buildings in its legacy development portfolio.

Published 10 February 2021

£70m residential and business development in Angus set for green light

The detailed masterplan for a £70 million Angus residential and business development is set to be approved by Angus Council.

Published 5 February 2021

Persimmon appoints Neil Parry as East Scotland MD

Persimmon Homes has appointed its former director in charge, Neil Parry, as managing director with overall responsibility for the housebuilder's East Scotland business based in Bathgate.

Published 1 February 2021

Work begins on £10m affordable housing development in Kirkcaldy

Kingdom Housing Association has started work on 76 new affordable homes for social rent and mid market rent at Kingdom Park in Kirkcaldy.

Published 1 February 2021

Two Perth & Kinross Council rejections overturned by government reporter

A Scottish Government reporter has approved appeals for two developments in Perth & Kinross totalling more than 230 homes.

Published 28 January 2021

Persimmon bemoans Covid challenges as revenues and sales decline

A "robust" performance by Persimmon in the second half of the year has mitigated some of the impact of delays caused by the initial Covid-19 lockdown period in the first half, the housebuilder said today.

Published 13 January 2021

Andrew Wyllie named independent non-executive director at Persimmon

Persimmon has announced the appointment of Andrew Wyllie CBE to its board as an independent non-executive director.

Published 18 December 2020