House building in Scotland has fallen behind England because of different planning policies, MSPs have been told.
Plans to expand a Moray care home as part of a modernisation project have been unveiled.
Proposals for a new 500-home development with a new primary school, health centre and more were revealed to an Aberdeenshire community yesterday evening.
A new “coastal community” of hundreds of homes has been proposed for an expanding Aberdeen suburb.
Moray Council has been praised for reducing the amount of time taken on planning application decisions.
A housing developer has taken its fight to build hundreds of homes in a north-east coastal village to the Scottish Government.
An extension on the final stretch of the Speyside Way was yesterday given the seal of approval by the Cairngorm National Park Authority (CNPA), as the three-quarter of a mile stretch between Insh Marshes Hide at Torcroy to the Ruthven Barracks is set to be developed.
Drop-in exhibitions showcasing what the future of Moray could look like will be held next month.
Contentious plans for a new electricity substation outside a north-east village have taken a step forward.
21A public meeting will be held next month to scrutinise plans for more than 200 homes in an Aberdeen community.
A holiday operator fears his business could go bust following the sudden closure of a historic north hotel he has made more than £40,000 worth of bookings at.
An Aberdeen office block could become a new hotel if plans are approved by councillors next week.
Pupils from a Moray secondary school have won a national planning award for their involvement in Moray's Local Development Plan.
Another community group has backed calls for a review of the planning system at Highland Council.
A tough stance will be taken by planners to ensure a housing developer does not shirk its responsibility to build a play park.
Government officials have been told they must not allow the expansion of a Speyside windfarm for fear it would have a catastrophic impact upon some of Moray’s finest landscapes.
A former oil office in Aberdeen’s west end will be converted into a gym after the council’s planning committee yesterday backed the plan.
Proposals for hundreds of houses, a care home and a nursery for Aboyne could soon become a reality, despite scores of objections.
Plans have been unveiled for an upgrade at a north-east quarry.
A pre-determination hearing will be held at the end of the month to discuss a planning application for a new electricity substation near Rothienorman.
Work has begun on transforming a former Aberdeen electrical shop into a supermarket, after unpopular plans to convert it into student accommodation were ditched.
A community group has raised concerns that a proposed new cemetery could cause dangerous traffic build-up on a north-east road.
A senior council officer has said he would “hate to think” people didn’t feel included in plans for Fort William 2040, after community leaders said too few voices will be heard in planning process.
Developers behind a proposed housing scheme in Aberdeen have dropped plans to pave over a popular playpark following a backlash from locals.
More than a dozen Aberdeen playparks will be spruced up in the coming months after being awarded a share of £500,000.
A north-east dental practice will be allowed to undergo a major expansion after the intervention of the Scottish Government.
The owners of a north-east quarry will have to scrap operations permanently, infastructure bosses have ruled.
Proposals for a new abattoir at the north-east’s largest mart hang in the balance due to planning conditions, a developer has claimed.
A total of 238 affordable homes are planned for the Badenoch and Strathspey over the next five years.
A derelict supermarket could be razed to the ground to make way for a new church.
A developer has said his controversial housing scheme could help bring teachers and nurses to Aberdeen if it is approved.
Council planners have recommended a public hearing is held over plans for a new council estate development in Aberdeen after hundreds of objections.