Dundee’s Tayforth Properties is delighted by UK-wide surge of interest in Water’s Edge office development

Top industry professionals from the British Council for Offices (BCO) have praised the “scale and ambition” of Dundee’s Water’s Edge office development which is attracting a high level of interest from employers UK-wide.

Speaking after a recent, behind-the-scenes visit to the site, which overlooks City Quay marina, John Shepherd, BCO Committee Member and Director of Whiteburn Projects Ltd, said: “The scale and ambition of this unique workspace project at Water’s Edge is impressive and one of those gems which occasionally emerges when you get a client as creative as Tayforth Properties and a responsive architect such as Nicoll Russell Studios.”

Stewart Clark, Managing Director of developers Tayforth Properties Ltd. and Ryan Cathro, from architects Nicoll Russell Studios Ltd. welcomed the group to Water’s Edge, which has been conceived as the next generation of commercial space and a catalyst to inspire, connect and energise 21st Century business innovators, entrepreneurs and freelancers.

Tayforth MD Stewart Clark revealed that there has been a huge surge of advance interest in the state-of -the art development from across the UK.

He said: “We have been delighted by the level of interest In Water’s Edge from employers as far afield as London, Newcastle and Aberdeen keen to hear more about the timing, scale and location of the project. UK-wide there’s a great demand for high quality office space and Water’s Edge ticks all the boxes in terms of quality, specification and location.”

From offices with capacity for 50 people through to individual co-working desks, Tayforth Properties is creating an open-plan, flexible workspace designed to nurture creative thinking, encourage collaboration and enhance productivity.

Original features have been retained and incorporated into Water’s Edge which boasts cutting-edge technology, co-working space and meeting rooms, plus ultra-fast broadband and temperature control.

What will ultimately become Dundee’s largest restaurant and café, with inspiring views overlooking the water, will complete the development which is due to be finished by the end of 2017.

Businesses who are interested in finding out more about Water’s Edge should contact Stewart Clark on 07782 637 420 or email