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Cruden Building wins multi million pound project to redevelop former public halls

Posted: 17th December 2019

Ng Homes has appointed Cruden Building, part of the Cruden Group, to carry out a multi-million pound project in the north east of Glasgow.

The £7.2m contract will see 49 flats being delivered, along with a commercial unit, within a new iconic building on the site of the former Burgh Halls in Springburn.

The development, which is due to complete in 2021, will offer 49 energy efficient flats, 21 of which will be available on a mid-market rental basis with the remaining 28 homes for social rental.

Allan Callaghan, Managing Director for Cruden Building said: “We are delighted to work with ng homes on the redevelopment of this site to provide much needed housing for the area and a commercial space.  As with all Cruden Group developments, we will also support the local residents by providing a range of community benefits including valuable jobs and training opportunities during the build.”

ng homes’ Chairperson John Thorburn, said: “ng homes is proud to appoint Cruden Building to develop the former Springburn Halls site. The new development is part of ng homes’ ongoing commitment to regenerating North Glasgow by providing much needed homes and commercial opportunities.”

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