Consensus Capital identified this site for a strategic residential development in the heart of the City Centre of Glasgow. Plans are underway to provide a newly built 15-storey tower of 100 studio and one-bedroom apartments which will be located on the site close to Charing Cross to help meet a growing demand for homes. If approved by planners, it is hoped work on the £20million project will start in Spring 2021 with a completion date set for June 2022. It is anticipated the development will create around 40 jobs. The proposal will create significant economic benefit to the local area, encouraging key workers and graduates to remain in the city and providing a highly connected location for city-centre living.

 

  • Date
    17 July 2020
    Consensus Capital identified this site for a strategic residential development in the heart of the City Centre of Glasgow. Plans are underway to provide a newly built 15-storey tower of 100 studio and one-bedroom apartments which will be located on the site close to Charing Cross to help meet a growing demand for homes. If approved by planners, it is hoped work on the £20million project will start in Spring 2021 with a completion date set for June 2022. It is anticipated the development will create around 40 jobs. The proposal will create significant economic benefit to the local area, encouraging key workers and graduates to remain in the city and providing a highly connected location for city-centre living.  
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    17 July 2020
    In another bid to increase residential accommodation in the city centre of Glasgow, Consensus Capital are in the process of obtaining planning permission to convert an office building into residential flats. The site is located in central Glasgow on St Enoch Square and includes the upper floors of 26-32 St Enoch Square. The proposals comprise the change of use from Class 4 Offices to form 30 new residential apartments, including a complete internal refurbishment of the buildings at first floor level and above, as well as renovating the frontage of the listed building. These plans work towards meeting the aim of Glasgow City Council’s strategy to increase residential property in the city centre.  
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    17 July 2020
    Consensus Capital are at the planning stage of this exciting new venture to deliver a brand new 67-bed care home situated in the mature grounds of the former Royal Dundee Liff Hospital. The former hospital and grounds have been recently converted to create a wonderful and vibrant village setting for the new facility, which will mainly focus on delivering a specialist centre for dementia care and will feature elements of elderly living, elderly care. With a fast-growing population, and growing elderly demographic within the wider region, Liff Care Facility will provide Consensus with an opportunity to run and grow their presence within the care sector whilst providing an unrivalled home in a tranquil and peaceful setting.  
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    6 July 2017
    44 York Place is located in the city centre of Edinburgh in the retail and leisure hub of Picardy Place. The building was formerly an HMRC office that was extended and converted into a 127 room hotel. Consensus Capital developed the hotel concept for this building which had been empty for three years. Consensus Capital applied for the planning permission for the change of use and designed the conversion to the specific requirements of the hotel operator. Consensus Capital was successful in arranging a long term lease to the hotel chain Premier Inn and also a forward funding and sale agreement with a pension fund investor to create a project with a investment value of £17m.  
  • Date
    11 May 2018
    Consensus Capital Group’s investment in Groupvest continue to perform well with residential property developments. Two new Groupvest developments are in progress: 1: Hartfield Road, Wimbledon is a residential development of 6 new build flats. The architectural style is in-keeping with the adjoining terraced street scene and internally the flats are contemporary in style. All of the flats have been pre-sold to a private investor and the project is due for completion 2018. 2: Copse Hill, Wimbledon is a development of two new build detached family homes in a prime residential area. The project will be due for completion in Summer 2018.
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    6 July 2017
    The Horizon Building is newly constructed apartment block at Lochend Park View a short distance east of the city centre of Edinburgh and close to the open green spaces of Lochend Park, Calton Hill and Holyrood Park. Consensus Capital purchased a cleared brownfield development site from a housebuilder who had become insolvent during the financial crisis. Consensus Capital then obtained the planning permission for the current mix of 1-bed, 2-bed and 3-bed apartments, and with a main contractor built the six-storey property to specification for the housing association Hillcrest Group. The project was completed in 2014 and provides 48 new affordable homes.
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    6 July 2017
    Craigievar House is located in the East Craigs area of Edinburgh and was previously the regional office of the housing association Blackwood Homes which was founded by the social rights campaigner Dr Margaret Blackwood MBE. The building had been empty and redundant for a number of year before Consensus Capital proposed the re-design and re-use of the property. Consent was granted for the conversion and extension to create 44 residential apartments for the housing association Places for People, 100% of which were Affordable Homes. After completion the development was shortlisted as a finalist for Renovation of the Year at the Scottish Home Awards.
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    6 July 2017
    34-36 Wellesley Road is the centre of Ashford in Kent and this project was a conversion of a former HMRC office building into residential apartments. Ashford is a fast growing commuter town in the south east of England with excellent transport links to London and mainland Europe thanks to the Ashford International Station on the high-speed rail line HS1. Consensus Capital secured the planning permission as one of the first “permitted developments” in the local authority area and the conversion of the building was designed to the specific requirements of the housing association Moat Homes. The refurbishment and conversion completed in 2015 and the building now provides 25 modern affordable homes.