The site was acquired by Port of Leith Housing Association in 2015. The 35 unit project will include a communal lounge and kitchen.
Proposal: Social rent – 35 flats:
- 25 x one bedroom flats
- 7 x two bedroom flats
- 3 x two bedroom wheelchair flats
Construction and design team
- Main Contractor: To be appointed
- Employers Agent: KLM Partnership
- Architect: Assist Design
- Structural Engineer: Harley Haddow
- M&E Engineer: The Keenan Consultancy
What is social housing?
Social housing is offered at affordable rents for anyone over the age of 16 in particular housing need. There is a common application form used by the council and housing associations in Edinburgh called an EdIndex form.
What is mid market rent?
Mid market rent (MMR) aims to help people who are on low to moderate incomes, and who would otherwise be unable to afford to purchase property in the current market. Our MMR properties are listed on the Citylets website.