Perth & Kinross

Sigma Capital launches first PRS development in Scotland

Private rented sector (PRS) and urban regeneration specialist Sigma has started work on its first Scottish PRS development with 75 new homes to be delivered at Bertha Park.

Published 23 February 2021

Plans lodged for £16.5m Passivhaus-standard replacement for two Perth primary schools

A new £16.5 million Passivhaus-standard primary school is to be built on the grounds of North Muirton Primary School in Perth, under newly filed plans submitted to the local authority.

Published 22 February 2021

Longforgan primary school ready for reopening following ECD revamp

Following an ambitious 22-month programme, the extension and refurbishment of Longforgan Primary School is complete and ready to welcome pupils back to the classroom.

Published 11 February 2021

Webster Developments wins first contract with Hillcrest Homes

Following on from its successful engagement with Caledonia Housing Association in Perth, where a £1.1 million development is nearing completion at Crieff Road, contracting firm Webster Developments has announced that it has won another significant housing association contract.

Published 9 February 2021

Iona Capital to invest in Binn Group's energy from waste project in Perthshire

Iona Capital is to invest in Binn Group’s 8.6MW EFW plant at their Binn Eco Park near Perth, Scotland, which will provide power to existing occupiers of the industrial park and export power to the National Grid.

Published 4 February 2021

Perth & Kinross Council agrees housing plan for Fairfield community centre site

A plan to build flats at the site of the former Fairfield Neighbourhood Centre has been approved by Perth & Kinross Council.

Published 4 February 2021

GDL begins 2021 with six new contract wins

Ground Developments Ltd (GDL) has returned from the festive break with six new contracts with a combined value of approx. £5.5 million.

Published 2 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

Hillcrest to deliver 39 new energy efficient affordable homes in Perth

Work has recently started on a new Hillcrest Homes development of 39 affordable modern apartments in Perth.

Published 21 January 2021

Morris Leslie plans £33.8m leisure-led development in Perthshire

Proposals have been revealed for a new £33.8 million leisure-led development at West Kinfauns, Perthshire.

Published 18 January 2021

Aldi plans new stores in Aberdeen and Perth

Discount supermarket chain Aldi has announced plans to open its fourth store in Aberdeen and to replace an existing store in Perth.

Published 8 January 2021

Care home plan at former Perth hospital site

Plans have been submitted by Yeoman McAllister Architects to build an £8 million care home on the site of an abandoned Perth hospital.

Published 6 January 2021

Kingdom Housing Association starts work on new Rattray homes

Work has started on 20 new affordable homes as Phase 3 of Kingdom Housing Association’s development on the outskirts of Rattray in Perthshire continues.

Published 23 December 2020

Tayside and north-east Fife set for £700m boost with formal Deal signing

A £700 million programme that will boost economic prosperity across Tayside and north-east Fife was confirmed today with the formal signing of the Tay Cities Region Deal.

Published 17 December 2020

£15m revamp planned at Murrayshall Country House Hotel and Golf Club

The owners of Murrayshall Country House Hotel and Golf Club in Perthshire have launched a public consultation into a £15 million investment programme at the venue.

Published 14 December 2020