Muirton Living Perth Affordable Homes

Muirton Living Perth Affordable Housing Development, Building, Urban Union Perthshire Homes

Muirton Living Perth Affordable Homes

Urban Union Residential Building in Scotland – design by Barton Willmore Architects

21 Jun 2019

Muirton Living Perth Affordable Housing

Architects: Barton Willmore

Location: Perthshire, Scotland

Perth Residential Development Recognised For Excellence In Affordable Homes

A local Perth housing development has been named the best Affordable Housing Development of the Year in Scotland. Muirton Living, which is being delivered by Scottish home builder Urban Union scooped the award at this year’s Scottish Home Awards – seeing off competition from across the country.

Sponsored by Priory Bridge, the Affordable Housing Development of the Year category recognises house builders who have committed to delivering an impeccable standard of built for purpose, affordable homes.

Muirton Living Perth Affordable Homes
photo courtesy of Urban Union

Muirton Living, which is the final phase of the redevelopment of the Muirton area in the north of the city, hosts 203 affordable homes. At Muiton Living, Urban Union has created a unique community that puts residents at the forefront, delivering homes that are fit for purpose available for both private sale and as affordable housing.

Neil McKay, Managing Director, Urban Union, said: “We are extremely proud that Muirton Living has been chosen as this year’s Affordable Housing Development of the Year. From Muirton Living’s inception, we have put the needs of local residents at the heart of every decision, allowing us to ensure the delivery of homes that appropriately represent the needs of the community.

“The team at Urban Union have all worked so hard to bring Muirton Living to the area, so it’s fantastic to see the team be recognised with this incredible accolade.”

Stuart Bishop, architectural director at Barton Willmore said: “It’s great to see the Muirton Park scheme recognised in the Affordable Housing Development of the Year category. We are proud of the work we delivered, which involved architecture and town planning services, including landscape design and masterplanning. We have a track record in community-led regeneration projects and helping our partners create beautiful new spaces that are affordable for people to buy and enjoy.”

Now in its 12th year, the Scottish Home Awards commend excellence in new build housing with a focus on design, innovation, marketing and customer care. This year’s ceremony was held in Glasgow where nearly 700 industry professionals attended.

Muirton Living offers a selection of one to four-bedroom homes, with something for everyone from first time buyers to growing families. The development sits within the catchment area of five local schools, both at primary and secondary level.

Prices currently start from £105,000 for a one-bedroom apartment and the sales office is open 7 days a week from 10am – 4pm. For more information visit www.urbanunionltd.co.uk or call 0131 343 3391.

For more information visit www.urbanunionltd.co.uk or call 0131 343 3391.

Urban Union
Urban Union is a unique partnership formed by McTaggart Construction and Robertson Group Holdings to specifically deliver large-scale regeneration projects. Both partners have a proven track record in delivering mixed tenure projects and working to deliver ‘community benefits in procurement’ in Glasgow, Edinburgh and further afield. Urban Union is currently delivering four large-scale regeneration projects – Pennywell Living, Edinburgh, Laurieston Living and Pollokshaws Living, Glasgow and Muirton Living, Perth. The joint venture supports the priority given to targeted recruitment, training and supply chain opportunities presented all its projects. Both Urban Union partners have extensive regeneration experience and share a common view on social responsibility.

www.urbanunionltd.co.uk

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Barton Willmore

Location: Perth, Scotland




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