Scarlett Land and Development



New homes and improved artists’ studios planned for Canonmills

Residential developer HUB and impact investor Bridges Fund Management have acquired the 1.25-acre Beaverhall House site in Canonmills, Edinburgh to progress a mixed-use proposal for the site.

Published 2 September 2021

Bids sought for historic former Dundee department store site

A former furniture store in Dundee city centre site is set for a new lease of life having been brought to the market.

Published 29 July 2021

Offers invited for regeneration of former Edinburgh brewery site

A historic Edinburgh brewery site is set for a new lease of life having been brought to the market.

Published 5 July 2021

NHS Lothian properties sold for residential use

Scarlett Land and Development and Cushman & Wakefield have completed the sale of a portfolio of surplus NHS Lothian properties, generating £5m of much needed revenue for NHS Lothian.

Published 19 May 2021

Will Scarlett: BTR moves to the ‘burbs

Will Scarlett from Scarlett Land and Development on the rise of Build to Rent (BTR) and its suburban expansion.

Published 29 January 2021

Buyers sought for first phases of £100m West Lothian development

Alba Developments is seeking potential buyers for the first phase of its £100 million Westfield development near Linlithgow.

Published 19 January 2021

Alba Developments seeking buyers for first phases of £210m Edmonstone residential development

Developer Alba Developments is seeking potential buyers for the first phases of its £210 million Edmonstone development in Edinburgh, adjoining the city’s BioQuarter scheme.

Published 24 November 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

Plans lodged for 36 homes at Edinburgh vehicle repair workshop site

The Santon Group is seeking planning permission in principle for a residential development at Davidson’s Mains in Edinburgh.

Published 9 April 2020

Will Scarlett: Don’t take huge potential of build to rent for granted

While the build to rent (BTR) pipeline continues to grow in Scotland, Will Scarlett from Scarlett Land and Development said the sector’s viability should not be taken for granted.

Published 14 February 2020

Will Scarlett: Leith and East End regeneration

Will Scarlett from Scarlett Land and Development gives his take on the £80 million Skyliner build-to-rent development in Leith and the further regeneration of Edinburgh’s East End.

Published 4 October 2019

Take off for £80m Skyliner build-to-rent development in Leith

A planning application by S1 Developments for the ‘Skyliner’ site in Leith has been granted approval today subject to conditions.

Published 25 September 2019

Will Scarlett: Build to Rent (Scotland) comes of age

Build to Rent is critical to addressing issues of a lack of housing supply but Scotland still lags the rest of the UK, writes Will Scarlett.

Published 28 June 2019

Developer eyes student or residential consent following double deal success in Edinburgh

Scarlett Land and Development Ltd (SLD) has acquired two adjoining sites in central Edinburgh on London Road for private client Summix Capital Limited.

Published 6 November 2018