Places for People

Schoolkids make health and safety posters for Longniddry Village development

Children at Longniddry Primary School have used their artistic talents to help create a colourful display at Places for People’s Longniddry Village development.

Published 15 October 2021

Places for People releases new affordable family homes in Stirling

A limited number of spacious and affordable family homes are being created for the first time in Stirling by Places for People.

Published 13 October 2021

New Places for People initiative to increase female representation in construction

Places for People Group has launched a new initiative that aims to help young women establish careers in the construction sector.

Published 23 September 2021

Strategic land deal sees adjacent Dundashill plots change hands

The next phase of regeneration of the emerging Dundashill neighbourhood in Glasgow has been unlocked thanks to a strategic land deal agreed between BIGG Regeneration and Scottish Canals.

Published 7 July 2021

In Pictures: Places for People makes progress at Chapelton development

Places for People has released aerial images to show the progress being made at its Chapelton development, located just eight miles outside of Aberdeen.

Published 24 May 2021

PfP Capital completes first two development sites in Scotland

The fund management business established by Places for People has completed the construction of the first two development sites in Scotland and acquired a further site in January.

Published 3 March 2021

MNM Developments begins work on £12m Leith housing development

A Scottish housebuilder is transforming a former Edinburgh industrial site into 77 new homes, thanks to a £5.8 million funding package from Bank of Scotland.

Published 7 December 2020

Places for People sells 118 homes to Tay Letting for c.£10m

A residential portfolio comprising 118 residential properties across the Central Belt of Scotland has been sold by Places for People to private clients of Tay Letting for c.£10 million.

Published 1 October 2020

Swan Group gains consent for 100 new affordable homes in Glasgow

Councillors have approved plans by Swan Group for 100 new affordable homes in Royston, in the north of Glasgow.

Published 18 December 2019

Maryhill development is talk of the town

A development of new homes in Maryhill is now complete and has sold out in record time.

Published 16 October 2019

Castle Rock Edinvar appoints Neil Ross as director of placemaking opportunities

Neil Ross has been appointed as the new director of placemaking opportunities for Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association.

Published 15 October 2019

Glasgow tech start-up wins global Places for People competition

Tech start-up iOpt is the only Scottish company to win a global competition to find companies with technologies who can help facilitate better and more efficient management of building facilities and services.

Published 23 August 2019

Housing association welcomes green light for first phase of Longniddry village extension

Places for People has been cleared to start work later this year on the first phase of a vibrant new extension to the village of Longniddry after East Lothian Council approved detailed designs for 98 new homes.

Published 10 July 2019

Plans lodged for 151 apartments at final plot of Leith development

Detailed planning proposals have been submitted to City of Edinburgh Council for the final residential plots within the Salamander Place development in Leith.

Published 26 June 2019

Places for People signs one UK housing's biggest modular deals

Places for People has unveiled a pioneering joint venture to deliver hundreds of modular homes.

Published 4 June 2019