Drum Property Group



Ogilvie begins construction of Finnieston apartments

Ogilvie Construction has started site operations to build more than 100 apartments in Glasgow’s West End for Drum Property Group.

Published 31 July 2019

Edinburgh University walks away from Leith Walk development

Developers behind proposals for a £50 million mixed-used transformation of Leith Walk have been dealt a major blow after the University of Edinburgh ended its involvement in the student flats element of the project.

Published 13 May 2019

Leith Walk planning refusal to be appealed

Drum Property Group has appealed a decision to reject its plans to knock down a prominent part of Leith Walk to make way for student housing and a hotel.

Published 10 May 2019

Councillors unanimously refuse £50m Leith Walk development

Plans for a £50 million mixed-used transformation of Edinburgh’s Leith Walk have been rejected by councillors.

Published 1 February 2019

Contracts exchanged on twin build-to-rent towers in Glasgow

Construction work on more than 300 build-to-rent apartments in Glasgow city centre is set to start by the end of this year after Legal & General exchanged contracts on the project.

Published 31 January 2019

Drum unveils Finnieston residential plans

Drum Property Group has announced plans to build more than 100 flats in the Finnieston area of Glasgow.

Published 31 January 2019

£50m Leith Walk proposals recommended for approval

Revised proposals for a mixed-used transformation of Edinburgh’s Leith Walk complete with affordable housing and student accommodation have been recommended for approval by City of Edinburgh Council planners.

Published 25 January 2019

Community campaigners showcase alternative plans to ‘save’ Leith Walk

A grassroots campaign working to save the two storey sandstone block on Leith Walk has unveiled its own vision of how the block could be developed rather than demolished.

Published 10 December 2018

Drum reduces height of proposed Leith Walk development

Drum Property Group has submitted revised design proposals in support of its planning application to transform a major section of Leith Walk, Edinburgh.

Published 7 December 2018

Letters of support reveal ‘more balanced picture’ of local feeling towards £50m Leith Walk development

Drum Property Group has revealed high levels of public support for its planning application which is set to transform Stead’s Place, near the foot of Leith Walk.

Published 3 October 2018

Drum submits revised Leith Walk plans to maintain area’s ‘distinctive feel and character’

A significant section of Leith Walk in Edinburgh is set to be transformed into a “vibrant” residential, student and visitor quarter following a major planning application submitted by Drum Property Group.

Published 7 August 2018