An affordable housing development has been completed in the outskirts of Glasgow. 

Developers have announced today they have delivered the housing complex in Bridge Street, Cambuslang, to social landlord Link Group. 

The development, by JR Group, consists of 86 one and two-bedroom flats as well as a selection of two and three-bedroom terraced and semi-detached houses, including eight wheelchair-accessible properties.

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With 125 parking spaces and a children’s play park, the project has been hailed as a “huge milestone” by developers, as most of the work took place in the midst of the pandemic. 

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Andrew Dallas, project director for The JR Group, said: “We are excited for the residents of Bridge Street to move in and create new memories now the development has been completed. Our team has done a fantastic job throughout the last 18 months, handling everything professionally and quickly without affecting the integrity of the project.

“We are thrilled to have once again worked alongside Link Group to facilitate more high quality, affordable housing within Cambuslang and we look forward to continuing to work together in future.”

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Colin Culross, Link Group commercial director, said: “Working with our partners, we overcame the challenges of Covid-19 restrictions to complete this development and are delighted to see the difference these modern, affordable homes are already making to people’s lives.”

Link Group plans to deliver 3,381 affordable, high-quality homes over the next five years.