Mactaggart & Mickel Group



Property tax cut must be matched in Scotland 'to prevent market collapse'

The cut to stamp duty land tax (SDLT) announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak must be matched in Scotland to avoid a housing market collapse, according to property firm apropos.

Published 9 July 2020

Scottish Government overturns Dunfermline housing decision

A developer has successfully appealed to the Scottish Government after its plans for new homes next to Townhill Country Park in Dunfermline were rejected by the local authority.

Published 3 July 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel awarded five-star rating for eighth successive year

Mactaggart & Mickel’s commitment to delivering outstanding customer service has been confirmed by its eighth consecutive ‘five-star’ rating from the Home Builders Federation, following an independent customer satisfaction survey.

Published 7 April 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel boosts food banks

Family-owned house-builder Mactaggart & Mickel has handed £1,500 to food banks who are helping people in need amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 26 March 2020

Flats conversion to begin at former Anniesland Jobcentre

Work is set to get underway over the coming months to transform the former Anniesland Jobcentre site into 48 flats, all for private sale.

Published 21 January 2020

Mactaggart & Mickel renovates Linwood home of care experienced woman

A Linwood maisonette has had a makeover in time for Christmas thanks to a pioneering partnership between Mactaggart & Mickel and charity Who Cares? Scotland.

Published 12 December 2019

Newcastle students visit Shawfair to learn about creating a new town

Students from Newcastle’s Northumbria University have paid a visit to Shawfairt to learn how a new town is created and developed.

Published 11 November 2019

Continued diversification helps Mactaggart & Mickel smooth out ‘peaks and troughs’ of construction sector

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has today hailed a “strong” set of financial results amid an “uncertain political and economic landscape”.

Published 5 November 2019

Scottish site managers awarded for house building excellence

Three house building site managers were crowned winners in the Scotland finals of the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards 2019 at a ceremony held at The Hilton Glasgow last week.

Published 11 October 2019

Ed Monaghan: Integrated housing is key to supporting the 2019 Scottish Housing Day theme ‘Housing as a Human Right’

In the lead up to Scottish Housing Day next week, Ed Monaghan, group CEO at Mactaggart & Mickel, highlights the importance of creating communities in its work.

Published 13 September 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel names new chair for Homes division board

Housebuilder and developer Mactaggart & Mickel has promoted director Peter Shepherd to the new role of chair of the company’s Homes division board.

Published 30 August 2019

Green light for 88 new homes in Drymen

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has secured approval for 88 new family homes in Drymen, of which a significant number will be affordable properties for rent and possibly sale.

Published 6 August 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel secures green light for Linlithgow apartments

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has received planning permission to build a development of 48 apartments on a brownfield site at a former petrol filling station in Linlithgow.

Published 24 July 2019

Smiles all around at Symington’s first affordable housing development

Tenants have now moved into Symington’s first affordable housing development which was created by West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) in conjunction with the contracts division of MacTaggart & Mickel.

Published 17 July 2019

Plans lodged for £30m housing development in Bo’ness

Developers AWG Property and Mactaggart & Mickel have submitted a planning application to Falkirk Council for a residential development at Crawfield Road in Bo’ness.

Published 1 July 2019