Value Engineering

The Consultancy & Research team has established itself as a leading provider of value adding consultancy advice to a wide range of clients. Recommendations and comments are backed up by the strength of knowledge of the team as well as detailed and current research systems. Projects range from reporting on one-off bespoke developments through to involvement in major master-plans.

Creative solutions

  • Advice on all elements of residential development, including property types, mix, unit sizes and layouts
  • Value-engineering input to existing development proposals
  • Working directly with government to create alternative development funding models
  • End-unit pricing based on the most up-to-date comparable evidence
  • Analysis of target market, existing area housing stock, pipeline analysis
  • Bespoke research projects
  • Affordable housing solutions
  • Cross sector involvement allows advice on different scenarios e.g. sheltered housing, aparthotel, etc

Key statistics

  • Value adding consultancy, research and pricing advice on an average of around £600m of Scottish new build property every 6 months
  • Full Scottish geographic coverage

Example clients

  • Forth Ports
  • Henderson Global Investors
  • EDI
  • Waterfront Edinburgh Ltd
  • Mactaggart & Mickel
  • Cala Homes
  • Banks
  • Funders


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Edinburgh forecast housing supply