Build to rent



'Affordable' build to rent flats form revised plans for Gorbals site

Craighead Properties has lodged revised plans for a residential development on an old industrial site between the Gorbals and Govanhill which it said will provide "a new model of housing" for Glasgow and Scotland.

Published 13 April 2021

Dandara secures £60m credit facility from HSBC for green Build to Rent projects

Large-scale Build to Rent (BTR) developer and operator Dandara Living has been given the green light to deliver 342 green waterfront apartments in Glasgow’s West End after securing a £60 million Green Revolving Credit Facility from HSBC UK.

Published 7 April 2021

Work starts on Moda's Holland Park development

Construction work on Moda’s Holland Park neighbourhood, which saw Ryder Architecture appointed following planning approval, is well underway.

Published 23 March 2021

Green light for Bonnington build to rent development

Edinburgh councillors have approved a proposal for the development of build to rent (BTR) accommodation on Bonnington Road Lane.

Published 25 February 2021

Glasgow rejects canalside build to rent tower plans

Plans for a major build to rent development on the banks of the canal near Speirs Wharf in Glasgow have been refused by councillors.

Published 24 February 2021

Edinburgh build to rent development recommended for approval

Planners have urged Edinburgh councillors to approve a planning application for the development of build to rent (BTR) accommodation on Bonnington Road Lane.

Published 12 February 2021

Main contractor named to deliver Holland Park build-to-rent development

Robertson Construction has been awarded a £78 million contract to deliver Moda Living’s first build-to-rent development in Glasgow. 

Published 8 February 2021

£80m debt facility secured to fund construction of Glasgow build-to-rent scheme

The joint venture behind the delivery of a build-to-rent neighbourhood on the site of the former Strathclyde Police headquarters in central Glasgow has secured £80 million of debt funding to finance its construction.

Published 4 February 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

Feedback sought on 700-home plan for Glasgow's Lancefield Quay

Proposals to create a new "vibrant community" of 700 homes at Lancefield Quay in Glasgow will be the subject of a public consultation next month.

Published 28 January 2021

Major investors back build-to-rent development on site of former Glasgow police HQ

A joint venture between Apache Capital and Harrison Street is to fund a landmark build-to-rent (BTR) development in central Glasgow.

Published 6 January 2021

Kelvin Properties unveils second Build to Rent development in Glasgow

The team behind Glasgow’s first major city centre Build to Rent (BTR) housing development has successfully delivered another multi-million-pound BTR project.

Published 27 October 2020

30-storey residential development planned at Glasgow's Portcullis House

Plans to deliver what would be Glasgow city centre's tallest building on the site of Portcullis House at Charing Cross have been unveiled by the Watkin Jones Group.

Published 22 October 2020

£90m build to rent development proposed for Glasgow’s West End

A planning application has been lodged for 424 new build-to-rent homes in Glasgow’s West End.

Published 13 October 2020

£81.5m deal signed to bring 346 Build-to-Rent apartments to Glasgow’s Candleriggs Square 

Candleriggs Development 2 Limited, the joint venture between Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments, has agreed an £81.5 million deal with Legal & General to deliver a major 346-apartment Build-to-Rent (BTR) scheme at Candleriggs Square in Glasgow. 

Published 30 September 2020