Projects

Laurieston Living, Glasgow : Affordable housing

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Client Urban Union / New Gorbals Housing Association
Value £22.1m
Description

A £22.1m project to deliver modern homes and create ‘a community for life’ in the heart of the city.


The Laurieston Regeneration development has won various prestigious awards including the Saltire Award, CIOB Award for Best Builder and was also given a Scottish Design Award for the Masterplanning & Affordable Housing categories. It has also claimed the titles of 'City Regeneration Project of the Year' at the Scottish Property Awards and the 'Best Social Housing Development' Award.

McTaggart Construction were appointed to deliver the first phase of affordable homes on the Laurieston TRA. This project will be delivered in phases with the initial phase consisting 201 units – 1, 2, 3 and 4 bed flats and houses for social rent. The modern styled homes were constructed to a ‘Very Good’ BREEAM / Eco Homes rating.