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Edinburgh Building News 2018

Edinburgh Building News for 2018: Scottish architectural + construction updates - East of Scotland property developments - Edinburgh architecture news, key new Lothian buildings & architects info and images

  • George Street Edinburgh vision design by LDA

George Street Edinburgh Vision

Edinburgh’s City Council has unveiled plans to enhance the civic grandeur of George Street, one of the Scottish capital’s principal shopping thoroughfares. The scheme, which feeds into a citywide vision for long-term growth, will help Edinburgh to remain a vibrant place to live and visit.

  • City Observatory Building, Calton Hill

City Observatory Building, Calton Hill

Restoration by Collective Architecture of the City Observatory complex - the ensemble of astronomical buildings by William Henry Playfair on Calton Hill - arts venue with exhibition space, offices, a restaurant and shop.

  • Oriam Scotlands Sports Performance Centre Heriot Watt University

Edinburgh Architects

Edinburgh architects, Scottish architectural offices - Listings for design practices East of Scotland - Edinburgh architecture offices online since 2000, a well-established website: Lothian architects studios & engineers firms

Edinburgh Architecture Walking Tours: Guides

Tour photos posted. Major contemporary buildings include the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh by EMBT/RMJM and the Museum of Scotland (extension) in Edinburgh by Benson + Forsyth. Famous architects with buildings in Scotland include Zaha Hadid, Frank Gehry, Norman Foster, Steven Holl and David Chipperfield.

  • Greenside office building Edinburgh

Greenside Edinburgh, Blenheim Place Building

Chris Stewart Group (CSG) has confirmed that the award-winning Greenside office building in the burgeoning east end of Edinburgh’s city centre, has been acquired by Leading Cities Invest (LCI), a real estate investment fund managed by Frankfurt-based KanAm Grund Group.

  • Stead’s Place Leith Walk development

Stead’s Place Leith Walk Property

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