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Year: 2013

BUCCLEUCH PROPERTY SCOOPS MORE AWARDS FOR £32M YORK COUNCIL DEVELOPMENT

A year after the completion of the £32m York West Offices development for the City of York Council, Buccleuch Property and S Harrison Developments continue to win a number of local and national property, design, sustainability and surveying awards for this prestigious development. Last week at the National Railway Heritage Awards, writer and television personality […]

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QUEENSBERRY LAUNCHES PRIME EDINBURGH RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

Queensberry, a joint partnership by Buccleuch Property and Cruden, has joined forces with Telereal Trillium to develop 81 contemporary new homes in one of Edinburgh’s most prestigious residential suburbs. With an estimated end-value in the region of £50m, Woodcroft follows on from Queensberry’s recent announcement of an exclusive new residential development on Kinnear Road, with […]

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BUCCLEUCH PROPERTY TEAM IN FURTHER FUNDRAISING DRIVE

Following on from the fundraising success of the Buccleuch Property Challenge in September, the team unearthed their hidden treasures and heirlooms in an effort to further boost the charity pot. On Sunday 3rd November, managing director David Peck rallied his troops to flog their wares at the Greenside Place Car Boot Sale in Edinburgh, raising […]

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QUEENSBERRY TO DEVELOP PREMIUM RESIDENTIAL SITE IN INVERLEITH, EDINBURGH

Queensberry Properties, a joint partnership by Buccleuch Property and Cruden, has launched an exclusive new residential development within one of Edinburgh’s prime residential locations. The project, with an estimated end-value in excess of £9m, involves the conversion of two large ‘B Listed’ buildings and the development of five new units on Kinnear Road, once the […]

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GLASGOW’S EVOLUTION SITE SOLD TO MOTEL ONE FOR SCOTLAND’S LARGEST HOTEL

Buccleuch Property has announced the sale of its Evolution site on Glasgow’s Oswald Street to German hotelier, Motel One. The prime site, adjacent to Central Station and in the International Financial Services District, will be transformed into a hotel offering in excess of 370 beds. Following receipt of full detailed planning permission earlier in the […]

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Aberdeen Energy Park Commences £5m Speculative Development

Work has now started on site to deliver the next phase of speculative development at the Aberdeen Energy & Innovation Parks in Bridge of Don.  The new development at the Energy Park, a joint venture between Buccleuch Property and Scottish Enterprise, has an estimated project value of £5m and is delivering two quality, high spec […]

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UK Property World Rise To The Buccleuch Challenge

Over 150 property professionals from across the UK have taken part in the seventh annual Buccleuch Property Challenge at the Duke of Buccleuch’s Drumlanrig and Queenberry Estate in Dumfries-shire. During the challenge’s six hour test of mental and physical endurance, the 52 teams took part in a range of activities across different stages which included […]

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The Yard

Buccleuch Property Launches Challenge to Support The Yard

Buccleuch Property has launched its annual Buccleuch Property Challenge at The Yard in Edinburgh, the only indoor and outdoor adventure play centre for disabled children and young people in the East of Scotland.  The charity is this year’s beneficiary of Buccleuch Property’s fundraising event which will take place on 6th September at the Duke of […]

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Livingston

A new home for River Kids childrens’ charity

River Kids has moved into a new home which sees the operations of the West Lothian childrens’ charity located under the one roof for the first time.  For the past thirty years, the charity has run the West Lothian Toy Appeal which raises money to buy toys for disadvantaged children in the area. However, until […]

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Silvermills Court

Buccleuch Property’s Edinburgh lets approach full capacity

Buccleuch Property has achieved the highest occupancy levels in three years for its Edinburgh city centre portfolio, with 97% of its diverse range of office and industrial space now let following a number of recent deals. With 14,000 sq ft of its Edinburgh investments now occupied with ten deals completed in the last twelve months, […]

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Wakefield

Buccleuch Property seals deals across Yorkshire

Buccleuch Property has completed a number of high-profile deals in the Yorkshire area including a retail unit in Wakefield city centre to national retailer Sports Direct.  Sports Direct has purchased a £875,000 long leasehold interest in the 23,335 sq ft ground and basement property after former tenant Argos moved to the new Trinity Centre.  Buccleuch […]

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Kettering

Further success for Kettering Business Park

The prestigious Kettering Business Park in Northamptonshire, owned by Buccleuch Property, is now fully occupied with a filling station and a Starbucks drive thru set to complete the high quality line-up. International tyre company Apollo Vredestein will occupy the final 6,061 sq ft at Phase 1 of the Beechwood office scheme using the space as […]

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