Urban Union



Local heroes celebrated in Laurieston art installation

A total of 16 local legends from Laurieston in Glasgow were commemorated in a unique art installation which was unveiled at the Laurieston Arena on Saturday.

Published 16 December 2019

Pirniehall pupils road test new play park at Pennywell Living

Local children in north Edinburgh can now enjoy playing together outdoors thanks to a new play park recently installed at Urban Union and the City of Edinburgh Council’s Pennywell Living development in Edinburgh.

Published 3 December 2019

Laurieston regeneration model showcased at architecture exhibition

The £140 million residential-led revitalisation of Glasgow’s Laurieston area is being featured at an exhibition which celebrates the very best of Scottish architecture.

Published 25 November 2019

Urban Union welcomes new team members

Urban Union has grown its staff base as it prepares for the launch of its fourth site in Scotland later this year.

Published 12 November 2019

Urban Union hails Excellence in Regeneration win at CIH awards

Urban Union is celebrating after its Laurieston development has won the Excellence in Regeneration Award at the CIH Scotland Excellence Awards.

Published 4 November 2019

Caledonia Housing Association launches electric car sharing programme

Caledonia Housing Association has launched an electric car-sharing programme in Muirton, Perth.

Published 1 October 2019

Urban Union makes donation to Cash for Kids

Urban Union has made a generous four-figure donation to Scottish charity Cash for Kids.

Published 23 August 2019

Urban Union supports summer holiday breakfast club

Regeneration company Urban Union is ensuring children can enjoy the most important meal of the day by supporting a summer breakfast club run in North Edinburgh.

Published 15 July 2019

Notable Pennywell natives to be honoured at next phase of housing development

Edinburgh locals are being given the chance to pay tribute to their favourite famous faces at the new phase of the Pennywell Living housing development.

Published 28 June 2019

Perth development recognised for affordable housing excellence

An affordable housing development in Perth has been named the best in Scotland.

Published 20 June 2019

Sod cutting launches new phase of homes at Pennywell Living

Hundreds of new homes are closer to becoming a reality after work got under way on the latest phase of regeneration in Pennywell.

Published 3 June 2019

Plans lodged for first phase of £90m regeneration of Glasgow canal area

Plans to build more than 600 new homes in one of Glasgow’s key regeneration areas have moved a step closer to becoming reality.A masterplan for the site in Hamiltonhill received planning permission in principle in December. And now, developers behind the £90 million mixed-tenure project have submitted a further application to build the first of four phases.

Published 8 May 2019

Urban Union welcomes new residents at Laurieston Living

A major milestone has been reached at the Laurieston Living development in the Gorbals area of Glasgow after the official opening of the first new flatted block of homes.

Published 3 April 2019

Regeneration blossoms at final phase of Muirton development

Caledonia Housing Association, Perth & Kinross Council, Fairfield Housing Co-operative and Kevin Stewart MSP gathered this week to commemorate the completion of the final stage of the Muirton regeneration project in Perth.

Published 13 March 2019

Glasgow City Council leader visits new Gorbals homes

New Gorbals Housing Association welcomed Susan Aitken, the leader of Glasgow City Council, when she visited their brand new housing development to help handover keys to new tenants.

Published 11 December 2018