Mid-market rent



Hart Builders to deliver affordable homes on former Edinburgh school site

Edinburgh-based developer Hopefield Partnerships has appointed Hart Builders to deliver a multi-million-pound new housing development at a former primary school in the capital.

Published 8 July 2020

Swan Group gains consent for 100 new affordable homes in Glasgow

Councillors have approved plans by Swan Group for 100 new affordable homes in Royston, in the north of Glasgow.

Published 18 December 2019

New affordable homes come to the Water of Leith

Port of Leith Housing Association and its subsidiary Persevere Developments Ltd are celebrating the official opening of 15 new homes for mid-market rent and nine new homes for social rent at West Bowling Green Street in Leith.

Published 2 December 2019

Home Group gets green light for Dennistoun mid-market rent apartments

Home Group has been granted planning permission to transform a former Glasgow nursing home site into 36 flats.

Published 4 November 2019

Nick Pollard: Mid-Market Rent legislation in Scotland, a costly historical anachronism?

Kingdom Housing Association’s Nick Pollard discusses whether the law regarding Mid-Market Renting in Scotland is outdated, counter-productive and detrimental to the affordable housing sector and its tenants and participants.

Published 8 October 2019

GHA delivers 45 new homes on site of former Glasgow primary school

The site of a former primary school in the south side of Glasgow has been transformed into 45 new affordable homes.

Published 12 August 2019

Handover marks completion of 92-home Highlands development

The completion of a 92-home mixed tenure residential development in Balgate, Kiltarlity, has been marked with the final handover of seven new homes to the Highland Council.

Published 30 July 2019

GHA breathes life into Glasgow stables as first tenants move into new flats

A stable block which was home to dozens of working horses in Glasgow has been transformed into 52 new flats for mid-market rent.

Published 18 July 2019

LAR welcomes new tenants to East Lothian development

LAR Housing Trust has signed up the first tenants for its latest development in East Lothian as the waiting list for the area hits record numbers.

Published 11 July 2019

Plans lodged for 151 apartments at final plot of Leith development

Detailed planning proposals have been submitted to City of Edinburgh Council for the final residential plots within the Salamander Place development in Leith.

Published 26 June 2019

Plans lodged for mid-market rent flats in Glasgow’s East End

Plans have been submitted to build more than 250 mid-market apartments for rent on land at the former Bellgrove Meat Market in Glasgow.

Published 6 June 2019

GHA begins work to transform former church site into affordable housing

Work has started to transform a derelict site in the south side of Glasgow into much-needed affordable homes.

Published 15 May 2019

Mid-market rent investment fund makes first site acquisitions

A housing investment fund set up last year by the Scottish Government and Places for People Group’s fund management arm has acquired its first two developments.

Published 29 April 2019

Fact finding visit for housing minister at LAR development

Scotland’s housing minister has been given a progress report on a project to tackle the shortage of mid market rental homes across Scotland.

Published 16 April 2019

Link secures green light for mid-market rent homes at former Govanhill bus depot

Glasgow City Council has approved plans to build 186 affordable homes on the former site of a bus depot in Govanhill.

Published 17 January 2019