MILLER Homes has announced it has completed the acquisition of a 17-acre land parcel within the West Craigs development in Edinburgh.
The move will allow for the creation of 213 new homes.
The wider West Craigs development will initially provide up to 1,700 new homes, a new primary school, nursery, health centre, and two public parks. West Craigs is situated adjacent to the Edinburgh Gateway station.
Neil Gaffney, regional operations director for Miller Homes, said, “We are delighted to secure this new site, which marks a significant acquisition for Miller Homes and extends our well-established presence in a key location in the east of Scotland. As a company with its roots in Edinburgh and strong track record of creating new homes and communities here, our new development, West Craigs Manor, will allow us to continue to deliver a range of much-needed housing within a popular area of the city.”
West Craigs Manor will comprise of two, three, four and five-bedroom homes and has been tipped to be popular with families and those looking to both up and downsize.
David Morgan, land director at Miller Homes, added, “This purchase of land will allow us to further enhance what is already a thriving and vibrant community on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Demand for new housing in the area is incredibly high and West Craigs Manor will meet a real housing need through the delivery of a range of energy-efficient, modern homes, built to the highest standards.”