Kingdom begins £10m development at Kingdom Park in Kirkcaldy

Kingdom Housing Association has started work on 76 new affordable homes for social rent and mid market rent at Kingdom Park in Kirkcaldy.

Published 1 February 2021

Persimmon appoints Neil Parry as East Scotland MD

Persimmon Homes has appointed its former director in charge, Neil Parry, as managing director with overall responsibility for the housebuilder's East Scotland business based in Bathgate.

Published 1 February 2021

Two Perth & Kinross Council rejections overturned by government reporter

A Scottish Government reporter has approved appeals for two developments in Perth & Kinross totalling more than 230 homes.

Published 28 January 2021

Persimmon to deliver 86 homes on former Wishaw hospital site following appeal

Persimmon is to start work on 86 new homes on the grounds of the former Cleland Hospital in Wishaw in the coming weeks after it completed the purchase of the site from NHS Lanarkshire.

Published 26 October 2020

Persimmon appeals 169-home Kinross planning refusal

Persimmon Homes has launched an appeal into Perth & Kinross Council's rejection of an application to expand a housing development in Kinross.

Published 15 October 2020

England: Watchdog investigates four housebuilders over leasehold selling

Four of the UK's biggest housing developers are being investigated by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) over concerns they may have broken consumer protection law in relation to leasehold homes.

Published 4 September 2020

Dunedin Canmore completes 174 new homes in Edinburgh

Dunedin Canmore has delivered a major boost to affordable housing across Edinburgh after completing 174 new homes in four communities across the capital.

Published 26 August 2020

Housing developers successfully challenge chapter of local development plan

Five housing developers have succeeded in challenging a chapter of the Inverclyde Local Development Plan concerning housing land supply on the ground of inappropriate methodology. 

Published 4 August 2020

Kinross development plans rejected over Loch Leven sewage concerns

Perth & Kinross Council has rejected an application to expand a housing development in Kinross amid concerns that sewage water would spill into Loch Leven.

Published 3 July 2020

800-home development near Bannockburn conditionally approved

Stirling Council has given conditional approval to plans to build around 800 new homes near Bannockburn.

Published 29 June 2020

Persimmon plans phased return south of the border from Monday

Housebuilder Persimmon has followed Taylor Wimpey in announcing plans to start reopening sites but like its rival, this will not be applicable to Scotland just yet.

Published 24 April 2020

Persimmon buys Dundee school site with plans for 62 homes

Persimmon Homes North Scotland has successfully secured the land for a £9.3 million new development in at the 4.79-acre Kingspark School site in Dundee.

Published 18 March 2020

Green light for 48 new homes in West Calder

West Lothian Council has approved plans for 48 new homes in West Calder.

Published 11 March 2020

Green light for 160 Persimmon homes in Wormit

Persimmon Homes has been granted permission to build 158 homes in Wormet, Fife.

Published 20 January 2020

£70m housing and industrial park planned for Carnoustie

Plans for a new £70 million housing and industrial park in Carnoustie have moved forward with the submission of an application to Angus Council.

Published 9 January 2020