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Meridian Court, Edinburgh

Growth in overseas investment in Scottish commercial property continues

A number of new international investors could emerge in Scotland over the next 12 months, particularly among private overseas buyers, according to Knight Frank. The...
One Lochrin Square, Edinburgh

Largest single office building in Edinburgh opens for business

Edinburgh’s largest single office building has officially opened after a major refurbishment to meet unprecedented demand in the capital from the city’s growing technology...
The Grange Business Centre in Stevenston

Microtech Group Purchases Grange Business Centre

Microtech Business Intelligence, the investment arm of the Microtech Group, has acquired the Grange Business Centre in Stevenston, from Irvine Bay Regeneration Company. As part...
Evolution Court on Hillington Park

£6m development completes at Hillington Park

A new £6million development on one of Scotland's largest business parks has come onto the commercial property market following successful completion of the construction...
Gerry More

New MD for Stewart Milne Homes in Central Scotland

Gerry More is to become Managing Director of Stewart Milne Homes in Central Scotland with responsibility for growing Stewart Milne Homes’ presence in and...
Exchange Tower Reception

Edinburgh's Exchange Tower sees new occupier take last suite

Travel visa and passport company CIBTvisas has taken the remaining ground floor suite on Exchange Tower on a ten year lease. The suite had recently...
58 Waterloo Street

Glasgow refurb sees 31,000 Sq Ft on the market

58 Waterloo Street, a prime office development located in the heart of Glasgow’s Central Business District, has achieved practical completion following an extensive refurbishment...
The Grange at Balgownie Gate

CALA Homes to build 32 new Bridge of Don homes

CALA Homes has been granted planning approval from Aberdeen City Council for a planning application to build a residential development at Balgownie Road, Bridge...
Jatinder Chall

Glasgow named one the UK’s most affordable cities

New research from Lloyds Banking Group names the city the ninth most affordable in the United Kingdom – and second only to Stirling in...
Graham Forbes

Property boom for Inverness and surrounding area?

By Graham Forbes, director of the Inverness office of DM Hall Chartered Surveyors One hesitates to talk about a boom, since such a statement is...
Glasgow School of Art

Kier Construction Scotland reports six-month turnover of £150m

Building company, Kier Group plc, the parent company of Kier Construction Scotland, has announced a solid set of financial results, supported by the growth...
Tim Currie

CSG recruits to capitalise on new development opportunities

Commercial real estate investment and development company, Chris Stewart Group (CSG), has expanded its senior management team with an eye to future acquisitions and...
Artists impression of the Red Tree business incubator

New £9.25m business incubator confirmed for Glasgow's new satellite business district

Building work is set to get under way at Magenta, Glasgow’s new satellite business district, after project costs for the development’s first building were...
Brucefield Industry Park

Livingston jobs boost with industrial estate lettings

Four lettings into newly refurbished units at one of Scotland’s largest multi-let industrial estates, Brucefield Industry Park, have given Livingston a jobs boost. Instock Disposables,...
The Tun Edinburgh

Edinburgh now one of the world's top 5 cities in global property index

Edinburgh has broken into the world’s top five cities within a global property investment index thanks to its increasing appeal among the international investment...
St James Quarter

Investors still have appetite for UK and Scottish property

According to international real estate advisor Savills, overseas investors ploughed £5.8 billion into the UK’s regional commercial property market in 2016, growing to account...
Jurys Inn Aberdeen Airport Reception

Jurys Inn Aberdeen Airport Completes £3 Million Refurbishment

Jurys Inn Aberdeen Airport has unveiled its £3 million transformation. Alongside its lobby and public spaces, the hotel’s 147 bedrooms have undergone a full refurbishment,...
Will Sandwell (left) & Jamie Thain (right)

Key commercial property expansion for CKD Galbraith

CKD Galbraith has announced a significant expansion of its commercial property division. The firm is to provide a UK-wide specialist investment agency brokerage service led...
Silver Fin Aberdeen

Aberdeen office market improvement prediction

A market activity report forecasts that despite difficult conditions in Aberdeen in 2016, the office market is set to improve in 2017. In the annual...
Fairways Travelodge

Visitor boost leads to Inverness £4.15m hotel sale

On the back of a tourism boom in Inverness, Knight Frank has been appointed to sell the city’s Fairways Travelodge for a price in...
A typical Starbucks drive through

LSH Glasgow scoops Starbucks and storage instructions

Lambert Smith Hampton’s Glasgow office has scooped its first instruction from Starbucks, one of the world’s biggest coffee shop chains, by acting on behalf...
Shaf Rasul & Jing Shen

Investment company secures major cash and carry tenants for Sighthill warehouse

Edinburgh-based property investment specialist SRA Ventures has swiftly secured major cash and carry tenants for its latest six-figure warehouse acquisition. The Shaf Rasul-owned company recently...
Queens Hotel

Dundee's Queens Hotel is on the market for £2.75m

Best Western Queens Hotel in Dundee has been brought to the market with an asking price of £2.75m. Constructed in 1878, the 53-bedroom hotel is...
Cotton House

Artisan Real Estate Investors purchases Glasgow office in £9.1m deal

Artisan Real Estate Investors has purchased Cotton House in Glasgow for £9.1million. Cotton House is a striking 52,000 sq.ft office block on the corner of...

Plans Lodged for £100 Million Mixed Use Development in Angus

Sunnyside Estate Ltd has lodged its planning-in-principle application for a mixed use development on the 64-acre former Sunnyside Royal Hospital site in Montrose. The proposed...

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Interviews

Louise MacLean

Interview: Louise MacLean of Signature Pubs – a day in the life

Louise MacLean, head of sales, marketing and PR at the Signature Pub Group, is an industry veteran having started as a graduate trainee with...
Bruce Hydes

Interview: Bruce Hydes of Edgar Stewart. The changing face of recruitment

Home to three leading specialist brands in the Scottish recruitment sector, namely Talented, Edgar Stewart and Cyrus Selection, ESS Holdings (Edinburgh) Ltd is a...
Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Ian Stevenson

Interview – Digital forensics specialist leading the attack against cyber crime

Ian Stevenson, CEO of Cyan Forensics, is a computer scientist by training, and has spent the last 20 years in and around startups, first...
Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit

Interview : Recruitment professional matches tech graduates to jobs using algorithms

Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit, is a self confessed “millennial“ whose big idea was sparked while working in...

Columnists

Ian Stirling: How to build a distillery in Edinburgh part 2 – Capacity

Fascinated that someone was writing a diary blog about their proposed £5m new Edinburgh distillery project, we asked Ian Stirling of Port of Leith...

Laura Sutherland – 9 top tips for mobile marketing

Aura PR’s Laura Sutherland looks at the opportunities which lie in mobile marketing. The mobile has climbed the ladder to be one of the...
Yekemi Otaru

Yekemi Otaru: 12 engaging ideas for engineering companies

Even in so-called boring industries, there is great content. But finding new content ideas can be a real problem for marketing teams. Particularly in engineering...

Ian Stirling: How to build a distillery in Edinburgh part 1 – Three things

Fascinated that someone was writing a diary blog about their proposed £5m new Edinburgh distillery project, we asked Ian Stirling of Port of Leith...
Kieran O'Connor

Kieran O'Connor: Top 10 Life Lessons For Engineers

1. Some things will always take longer than you first think Hofstadter's Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into...