Anderson Bell + Christie

Architects launch net zero housebuilding strategy which will cut energy bills by 34%

A new housebuilding strategy that guarantees net zero carbon emissions for every new home, while reducing the cost of energy bills, has been launched by architects Anderson Bell + Christie (AB+C).

Published 4 May 2021

Gannochy Trust Lifetime Neighbourhood shortlisted for three housing development awards

A new intergenerational neighbourhood in Perth designed by Glasgow architecture firm Anderson Bell + Christie for the Gannochy Trust, has been shortlisted for three awards at the Inside Housing Development Awards 2021.

Published 28 April 2021

Former Shettleston primary school site to be transformed

Shettleston Housing Association has secured detailed planning consent to transform the site of the former St Mark’s primary school into a new, family-focused development.

Published 21 April 2021

Shettleston granted approval for new homes on site of former school

Shettleston Housing Association (SHA) has been awarded planning permission to build 44 new homes on the former site of St Mark's Primary School in Glasgow's East End.

Published 29 March 2021

Green light for Queens Cross and Glasgow West development plans

Plans by two Glasgow housing associations to deliver a new social housing development in one of the West End’s most desirable neighbourhoods have been granted planning approval.

Published 15 March 2021

Work starts on homes for Maryhill Housing Association

Robertson Partnership Homes has started work at Rothes Drive in Glasgow to deliver 22 new homes for Maryhill Housing Association.

Published 4 March 2021

Transformational conservation restores Grade B listed Balfour building in Glasgow for affordable rental market

A much-loved community landmark on the southside of Glasgow has been fully restored and repurposed by a Scottish architectural firm.

Published 17 February 2021

Gannochy Trust wins at Glasgow Institute of Architecture Awards

A new intergenerational neighbourhood in Perth designed by Glasgow architecture firm Anderson Bell + Christie for the Gannochy Trust, has won the Large Residential category and a sustainability accolade at the Glasgow Institute of Architects Awards 2020, which took place at a virtual ceremony on Friday November 27.

Published 2 December 2020

Glasgow primary school lives on as new affordable homes

Gone are the school bells, the teachers, the dinner hall, the books and blackboards, but the spirit of south Glasgow’s Holmlea Primary School lives on. 

Published 24 November 2020

Urban Union wins two awards for affordable housing and community contribution

Urban Union has won two awards at this year's Scottish Home Awards for the high quality of its affordable housing and its contribution to local communities. 

Published 6 November 2020

Edinburgh completes first new affordable homes since lockdown

The City of Edinburgh Council and its contractor CCG (Scotland) Ltd have completed the first new affordable homes in Edinburgh since lockdown.

Published 10 August 2020

GHA gains planning approval for 70 new homes

Councillors have given GHA the green light to proceed with its plans to develop 70 new homes at the site of a former Glasgow school.

Published 24 June 2020

Queens Cross and Glasgow West unveil joint development plans

Two Glasgow housing associations have teamed up to deliver a new social housing development in one of the west end’s most desirable neighbourhoods.

Published 3 June 2020

Maryhill Housing Association submits revised plans for Rothes Drive homes

More than 20 new could be built on the site of a former nursing home under newly lodged plans from Maryhill Housing Association.

Published 6 May 2020

GHA site acquisition paves way for 70-home planning submission

Glasgow City Council has approved the sale of a former primary school site to GHA as new plans were lodged for a 70-home development.

Published 10 February 2020