Robert Blackburn, the Director of St. Mary's Housing, is committed to delivering high quality homes at exceptional value. He is passionate about providing homes that are great to live in and economical to run. From finding sites to sourcing the door plates and everything else in between, his hands on approach ensures a consistent and effective focal point is maintained. The company has developed a range of skills which enables the management of land development, house building and infrastructure projects to be carried out safely and professionally, on time and on budget.

The Design team are experts in their field who’ve gained extensive experience of delivering housing developments throughout Scotland. Macleod and Jordan engineering expertise is led by Roddy MacLeod, who covers all aspects of civil works, structural design and surveys. The Architect, John Robb of McAdam Design, is widely experienced with a variety of works throughout the UK, including successful projects within Orkney. McAdam Design offices work in tandem with the  engineering disciplines to provide efficient and accurate guidance ensuring work is executed properly and to a standard that gives complete confidence.

Our team of tradesmen bring a wealth of experience and craftsmanship. Alfred Flett Ltd recently celebrated their 75th year in business and have served the Orkney Islands for generations, DH Construction carry out the joinery works, Ed Fraser Electricals and Paterson's Plumbing provide high standards of internal workmanship and the lead sub-contractor, Sam Robinson, a joiner by trade, has over 50 years of experience in construction and is a specialist in Insulated Concrete Formwork (ICF). All of them have deservedly gained a reputation for excellence and have established themselves as key members of the team.

To make sure every home we build is as good as the last, a qualified Quantity Surveyor monitors the projects with periodic visits and monthly support, drawing on 36 years experience in the building industry throughout Scotland. Iain Blackburn’s depth and scope of experience is unique and has been gained through building firms based in Argyll which have included projects ranging from sheltered housing to the renovations of Castles in the western Isles. Spells with Edinburgh and Strathclyde councils, and a period as a building inspector for NHBC, have left Iain ideally placed to offer practical, invaluable advice.

MacRoberts offer a range of legal services to St. Mary's Housing and have specialists in construction and conveyance. The company's efficient and friendly style ensure all areas of the project progress smoothly and quickly, backed with the knowledge and confidence secured in dealing with major building programmes throughout Scotland.

For further advice MacRoberts can be contacted on 0141 303 1100, Simon Hay is a partner of the firm and is ably assisted by Lisa Tennant, together they will be pleased to talk you through the initial stages of securing your property, with particular guidance to those who may be unfamiliar with the Scottish Legal system.