Category: Build To Rent

Scotland Lags UK as Build To Rent Races Ahead

The most recent research into the Build To Rent sector in the UK shows that it has grown by 30% in the past year. The study, conducted by Savills for the British Property Federation at the end of Q1 2018, revealed that across the country there were 117 893 build to rent homes either complete, …

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Calling All Scottish Tenants – Your Chance to Have Your Voice Heard!

Citylets is delighted to be working in partnership with Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) to carry out an in depth study of tenants views of the market rental sector in Scotland. This quick survey offers you the opportunity to let your voice be heard. Scottish Futures Trust is wholly owned by Scottish Government and the views …

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Green Light For Dundee’s First Build To Rent Development

Vox Dundee Project has been awarded planning consent by councillors, which will see the former Dundee College building transformed into 111 build to rent apartments with car parking and 24 serviced apartments. Work will begin this year with a move in date of 2019. Vox Investments have appointed Reigart Contracts to complete the work which …

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Rental Income Guarantee Scheme to Help Build to Rent Growth

Citylets recently sponsored the third annual Build to Rent Forum 2017 which took place in Edinburgh on 12th October 2017. It was also on this day that the Scottish Government launched The Rental Income Guarantee Scheme (RIGS).The initiative is designed to lower risk for investors in the emerging Build to Rent (BTR) sector and reduce …

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Scotland Attracts Large Scale Build To Rent Investments

Despite all the uncertainty surrounding the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, the Scottish Private Rented Sector remains resilient and is an attractive destination for large scale investors. Indeed, Scotland’s biggest ever Build To Rent deal worth £215m has been secured and will bring hundreds of new homes in the capital. New Build To Rent …

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Unique Modular Build To Rent Scheme

A unique modular construction of 249 homes for rent is to be brought to Greenwich in south London by Elements Europe, modular specialist with more than a decade’s experience, in partnership with developer Essential Living. The Creekside Wharf development will be one of the first Build to Rent schemes constructed that way and one of …

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