Places for People
A proposal to transform Granton Waterfront into a new coastal town with 3,500 new homes has been published by the City of Edinburgh Council.
Published 20 February 2020
Councillors have approved plans by Swan Group for 100 new affordable homes in Royston, in the north of Glasgow.
Published 18 December 2019
Places for People Homes Limited has been fined £600,000 after five employees developed Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).
Published 15 November 2019
Plans for further opportunities for social housing have been revealed as West Lothian Council met to discuss details on the updated Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP).
Published 25 October 2019
A development of new homes in Maryhill is now complete and has sold out in record time.
Published 16 October 2019
Neil Ross has been appointed as the new director of placemaking opportunities for Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association.
Published 15 October 2019
Ben Beadle is to be the chief executive of the new National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA) formed from the merger of the National Landlords Association and the Residential Landlords Association.
Published 24 September 2019
Colin Kenneth Rae, director of Homes for Scotland, has joined Springfield Properties as a new non-executive director with immediate effect.
Published 18 September 2019
Tech start-up iOpt is the only Scottish company to win a global competition to find companies with technologies who can help facilitate better and more efficient management of building facilities and services.
Published 23 August 2019
Places for People has been cleared to start work later this year on the first phase of a vibrant new extension to the village of Longniddry after East Lothian Council approved detailed designs for 98 new homes.
Published 10 July 2019
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
Places for People has unveiled a pioneering joint venture to deliver hundreds of modular homes, as confidence in offsite manufacturing (OSM) grows.
Published 4 June 2019
A new ten-year management agreement has been signed which will see Places for People manage retirement homes on behalf of Residential Secure Income plc (ReSI).
Published 14 May 2019
Places for People is undertaking a UK-wide project to assess the opportunities of Building Information Management (BIM) at scale across its diverse set of operating businesses and across the entire lifecycle of its property assets.
Published 7 May 2019
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