Perth & Kinross

Bertha Park Village to host first PRS homes from Springfield Properties

Springfield Properties will shortly enter the private rental sector (PRS) market after being granted planning approval for 75 homes at its Bertha Park Village in Perth.

Published 2 December 2020

Planning students provides inspiration for the future of Perth 

The creation of a new urban waterfront is just one of the ideas devised by University of Dundee students challenged to envision the future of the historic city of Perth. 

Published 2 December 2020

New social housing under construction at Milnathort

Caledonia Housing Association has begun constructing ten new homes for social rent in Milnathort, as part of a larger development of private housing by Dundas Estates which are already on the market.

Published 23 November 2020

Aviva opens one of UK’s largest solar and energy storage initiatives as wind turbine plan rejected

Financial services firm Aviva has unveiled a groundbreaking solar energy station in the car park at its Perth office, but plans to accompany it with a £3 million wind turbine have been knocked back by Scottish Ministers.

Published 20 November 2020

Novus awarded £2m Perth & Kinross planned housing maintenance contract

Residents of Perth and Kinross Council’s properties are set to benefit from maintenance to homes after the awarding of a new contract to Novus.

Published 18 November 2020

Bell & Swift to renovate Loch Rannoch Hotel

Commercial interior design company Bell & Swift is celebrating its appointment as interior designers for the refurbishment of the historic Loch Rannoch Hotel in Highland Perthshire.

Published 17 November 2020

Plans lodged for 18 affordable homes in Perth

ADP Architecture has submitted designs for a new affordable housing development on behalf of Hadden Group in partnership with Perth & Kinross Council.

Published 5 November 2020

Extension plans lodged at Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Pitlochry Festival Theatre has submitted proposals for the creation of a second performance space and an extension to its front of house area.

Published 28 October 2020

Over 150 new homes to be built at Bridge of Earn

Taylor Wimpey and GS Brown are to restart construction at Oudenarde outside Bridge of Earn with an agreement in place to deliver more than 150 new homes.

Published 22 October 2020

Plans approved to renovate Victorian building overlooking Perth City Hall

Perth and Kinross Council planners have agreed a proposal to convert the four-storey building at the rear of Cafe Biba in Perth city centre into seven flats.

Published 21 October 2020

New £1m creative business hub approved in Kinross

A new creative business hub on the banks of Loch Leven has been given the green light from Perth & Kinross Council.

Published 16 October 2020

Persimmon appeals 169-home Kinross planning refusal

Persimmon Homes has launched an appeal into Perth & Kinross Council's rejection of an application to expand a housing development in Kinross.

Published 15 October 2020

A&J Stephen outlines plans for 85 homes near Pitlochry

Perth-based housebuilder A&J Stephen has announced plans to build a development of up to 85 homes near Pitlochry. 

Published 14 October 2020

Councillors vote to press on with key Perth & Kinross capital projects

Capital projects including the £118 million Cross Tay Link Road, the transformation of Perth City Hall and a new-build Perth High School were all backed by councillors during budget talks yesterday.

Published 1 October 2020

Struan Homes brings low carbon luxury to Crieff

A new development of eco-conscious homes situated at the heart of Crieff is being delivered using innovative and sustainable construction design to ensure low carbon luxury, according to the developers.

Published 29 September 2020