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14

Oct

Glasgow office rent growth set for 13-year high

Glasgow’s office market is heading for its strongest year of rent growth since before the recession, with average rents expected to rise 6% by the end of 2019. This rate of growth marks a quick turnaround from 2018 when gains appeared to be ebbing – in spite of improving...


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Sep

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Place Commission to design a better Glasgow

A Place Commission for Glasgow – an independent look at how Glasgow can design its places to put people first, make the city a better place for all to live in, and prepare for future changes as best it can – was launched in September. The Place Commission, to...


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17

Jun

Consent for 290,000 sq ft office scheme

Soller Group has gained consent for Carrick Square, a 290,000 sq ft office development in Glasgow’s International Financial Services District. The Mosaic Architecture + Design plans are for a site located between Carrick Street and Brown Street close to Atlantic Quay. Sitting off the Broomielaw on land used as a...


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13

Jun

£25m investment to transform Custom House Quay

Current proposals would see £25 million Glasgow City Region City Deal funding used to transform Custom House Quay, which sits on the north bank of the Clyde in the city centre between Victoria Bridge and Glasgow Bridge. Custom House Quay is the City Centre’s main frontage to the River...


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24

Apr

BTR development to be delivered this summer

Kelvin Properties, the Glasgow private property company, has appointed Tay Letting to market the city’s first build-to-rent (BTR) housing development, a 36-unit in Merchant City to be completed this summer. Candleriggs Court has a gross development value of circa £10 million and offers a secluded community environment with connectivity...


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10

Jan

Glasgow office market smashes take-up records

Glasgow’s office occupier market posted its most active year since records began, with over 1.4m sq ft of city centre space leased in 2018, reports JLL. In the final quarter 232,730 sq ft was transacted in Glasgow’s city centre, taking total take-up for the year to 1,425,419 sq ft...


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10

Dec

Planning permission granted for new 7.5-acre city centre neighbourhood

The investment partnership behind Get Living PLC has secured planning consent for Scotland’s largest build-to-rent (BTR) scheme to-date. The plans will see a derelict site in the historic heart of Glasgow transformed in to a new residential neighbourhood of over 700 homes. Glasgow City Council has approved plans which...


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02

Nov

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Housing investment plan to deliver 8,500 new affordable homes

Glasgow’s Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) for the years 2019/20 – 2023/24 has been approved by Glasgow City Council. The plan could deliver almost 8,500 new affordable homes in Glasgow over next five years. Glasgow’s SHIP outlines Glasgow’s plans and priorities around affordable housing in the city to create...


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31

Oct

Glasgow’s Smart Canal is a first for Europe

The Leader of Glasgow City Council and project partners Scottish Water and Scottish Canals marked the construction of Europe’s first ever ‘smart canal’ scheme. This project will combine the 250-year-old Forth & Clyde Canal with 21st century technology to mitigate flood risk as well as enable massive regeneration. The...


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24

Oct

University of Glasgow Research Hub receives planning permission

The University of Glasgow has received planning consent from Glasgow City Council to begin construction on the first building on the site of the former Western Infirmary. The consent, specifically described in planning terms as ‘Matters Specified in Conditions’, means work is now taking place on the £113 million...


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Glasgow office rent growth set for 13-year high

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Place Commission to design a better Glasgow

A Place Commission for Glasgow – an independent look at how Glasgow can design its places to put people...Read More

COP26: Glasgow to host UN climate change summit

A major United Nations climate change summit will take place in Glasgow in 2020. The UK has won the...Read More

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