Council refuses two applications for almost 700 homes near Plean

Stirling Council has refused two applications from Persimmon Homes to develop land to the east of Plean around Cushenquarter Farm.

Published 31 January 2018

Persimmon grows revenues by 9%

Housebuilder Persimmon has said that profits for the full year will come in marginally ahead of expectations as revenues for 2017 were 9% up in 2016 at £3.42 billion.

Published 10 January 2018

Housing plans lodged for two Dundee sites

Revised plans for new homes on the outskirts of Dundee and a bid to replace a once-popular pub with new build flats have been submitted to the local authority, according to the Evening Telegraph.

Published 13 December 2017

Help to Buy disproportionately helping larger housebuilders, analysis reveals

Critics of the Scottish Help to Buy scheme have called for the policy to be scrapped after an investigation revealed just three high volume housebuilders have received around £189 million in subsidised mortgages between them.

Published 5 December 2017

Persimmon plans to build 62 new houses at former Dundee school site

Developers have unveiled plans to build 62 homes on the site of a former Dundee school.

Published 12 October 2017

Edinburgh’s Lord Provost opens new Manor Estates development

Edinburgh’s new Lord Provost, Councillor Frank Ross, was involved in some tree planting at an event officially opening Manor Estates Housing Association’s new £15 million development.

Published 16 August 2017

East Dunbartonshire greenbelt housing appeal dismissed by ministers

An appeal against East Dunbartonshire Council’s decision to reject plans for housing on greenbelt land has been dismissed by the Scottish Government.

Published 2 August 2017

£10m housing plan for site of former Dundee whisky plant

Plans have been unveiled to demolish a former whisky bottling plant to make way for a new housing estate in Dundee.

Published 6 June 2017

Angus and Cairn announce development partnership with £8m project

Two housing associations have announced their intention to work in partnership to contribute to the delivery of the Scottish Government’s target of 50,000 affordable homes within the term of the current Scottish Parliament.

Published 24 May 2017

55 more homes planned for Dundee’s Western Gateway development

Persimmon Homes has lodged plans for a further 55 homes at the Western Gateway development on the outskirts of Dundee.

Published 20 April 2017

Over 400 homes for social rent, first time buyers and the elderly approved in South Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire Council has given the go-ahead to the construction of more than 400 new homes in the Rutherglen and Cambuslang areas.

Published 29 March 2017

Persimmon starts work on former Kinross High School site

Persimmon Homes has started work on a £12 million plan to build 91 homes at the site of the former Kinross High School.

Published 28 March 2017

Persimmon issued with temporary stop notice at Kinross development

Persimmon Homes has been ordered to stop carrying out extensive groundworks for a 300-home development in Kinross after it was revealed the firm didn’t have permission to do so.

Published 23 March 2017

Revenues and completions up at Persimmon

Persimmon’s new regional base in Perth has helped the housebuilder increase revenues and homes completions compared to last year.

Published 5 January 2017

Developer plans up to 200 new homes in Fife village

Persimmon Homes is in talks over a potential project to deliver up to 200 new houses in Wormit.

Published 11 October 2016