Places for People



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 ...

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 residenti ...

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. B ...

Published 4 June 2019

Former Edinburgh primary school to make way for new homes

A multi-million pound new housing development at the former Hunter’s Tryst Primary School in E ...

Published 13 May 2019

Housing group to examine wide-scale adoption of BIM in homes

Places for People is undertaking a UK-wide project to assess the opportunities of Building Informati ...

Published 7 May 2019

Mid-market rent investment fund makes first site acquisitions

A housing investment fund set up last year by the Scottish Government and Places for People Group&rs ...

Published 29 April 2019

Architects link up to offer Dundashill terraced home designs

Six Glasgow architecture practices have tabled innovative proposals to rethink the design of terrace ...

Published 16 April 2019

Housing association secures £250m of funding

Places for People has secured £250 million of new funding with the assistance of HSBC UK to he ...

Published 19 December 2018

Letters of support reveal ‘more balanced picture’ of local feeling towards £50m Leith Walk development

Drum Property Group has revealed high levels of public support for its planning application which is ...

Published 2 October 2018

Plans submitted for 136 homes in Craigmillar

CCG and Cooper Cromar Architects have submitted plans for a new 136-home development in the Craigmil ...

Published 29 June 2018

Mid-market rent investment to deliver 1000 new homes

Housing minister Kevin Stewart has announced a multi-million pound investment in a mid-market rent s ...

Published 19 June 2018

Places for People targets UK private rented sector with £300m joint venture

Places for People has entered into a £330m joint venture with Universities Superannuation Scheme ...

Published 1 June 2018

£75m Engine Yard transformation revealed in new images

New images have been released  which show the extent the £75 million Engine Yard development wil ...

Published 28 May 2018

Avant Homes purchases Armadale site for £21m development

Stirling-based homebuilder Avant Homes has been granted planning permission to build 110 new homes ...

Published 6 February 2018