Aberdeen is one of the world’s top five energy cities and has been ranked as one of the UK’s most competitive and innovative cities. A quarter of Scotland’s top 100 companies are based in Aberdeen and GVA sits at £18.3 million, 15% of the Scottish total.
The region is home to pioneering companies in green energy, bio-pharmaceuticals, property, and the creative industries.
Aberdeen has been recognised as the best place in the UK to start a new business. Oxford Economics has predicted that Aberdeen is set to grow 7.4% over the next five years. There was a doubling of office up take-up in 2017 to over 37,000 m2.
Marischal Square combines offices, a 4-star Residence Inn by Marriott, places to eat and drink, and public realm. If you’re interested in becoming a tenant, click here.
Queen Street will be a residential-led, mixed-use urban quarter in the historic heart of Aberdeen, next to Marischal Square. Phases 1-3 are scheduled for 2020-21 start and present opportunities for hotel, 350 apartments and 9,000 m2 of leisure and retail.
The project has a Gross Development Value of c. £150 million. Expected completion of all phases by 2025-6.
For more information about investment opportunities in Aberdeen, contact Matt Lockley, Business and Skills Manager, Aberdeen City Council, on 01224 522940 or email MLockley@aberdeencity.gov.uk.
For Phase 1 CCMP projects, click here.