Blackridge land sale approved by West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council has agreed to sell a 0.72-acre piece of land in Blackridge for £150,000.

Published 6 January 2020

Persimmon review lays bare culture of ‘poor workmanship’ and ‘potentially unsafe’ homes

An independent review into the effectiveness of customer care measures and processes at Persimmon has revealed issues with fire prevention measures and “poor workmanship” on its properties.

Published 18 December 2019

Housing developers snap up council sites in West Dunbartonshire

A number of council-owned sites across West Dunbartonshire are set to be sold in the coming months for a total of almost £10 million.

Published 22 November 2019

Persimmon continues build quality improvements with another £140m spend

Persimmon has highlighted the progress of its drive to improve quality and customer care which has seen extra £140 million spent on work in progress during the first half of this year.

Published 7 November 2019

Persimmon Homes submits plans to build homes at former Dundee whisky bottling plant

New plans have been submitted by Persimmon Homes to build 71 new homes as part of a development on the former Stewart's Cream of Barlet bottling plant on the Kingsway.

Published 19 September 2019

New housing development plans for former Dundee care home

A new housing development will be built by Persimmon Homes on the Wellburn House site in Lochee if Dundee City Council approves the plans.

Published 17 September 2019

Quality and customer care investment hits profits at Persimmon

Housebuilder Persimmon has reported a dip in profits as a focus on improving its quality of homes and services saw a decrease in the number of homes sold.

Published 20 August 2019

Revenue drops as Persimmon faces challenges head on

Persimmon’s action to improve customer satisfaction levels following complaints about the quality of homes and leasehold charges has resulted in weaker first-half revenue for the firm.

Published 4 July 2019

Scottish military personnel offered new house discount

Armed Forces personnel are being offered a special discount at new housing developments across West Scotland to acknowledge the celebration of Armed Forces Day this month.

Published 2 July 2019

Archaeology investigation under way at Angus housing and business development site

Early works for a housing and business development at an Angus farm have enabled a team of archaeologists to investigate the area for any buried historical evidence.

Published 6 June 2019

Angus and Cairn to officially open Arbroath affordable homes

An £8.1 million development of 71 affordable homes in Arbroath is to be opened by local MSP Graeme Dey.

Published 30 May 2019

Persimmon wins appeal against decision to refuse permission for brownfield development

Persimmon Homes has successfully appealed against a local authority’s decision to refuse planning permission for a new residential development.

Published 20 May 2019

Cairn delivers 36 affordable new homes in Arbroath

Cairn Housing Association has completed a new housing development at Railton Crescent in Arbroath.

Published 9 April 2019

Planning approval for 335 new homes in Guardbridge

One hundred affordable homes are set to be delivered in Guardbridge as part of a massive expansion of the Fife village.

Published 8 April 2019

Persimmon commissions independent review into customer service and poor workmanship

Persimmon’s continued efforts to improve its customer care culture and operations are to be assessed in an independent review.

Published 8 April 2019