THE core of a new 20-storey build-to-rent (BTR) tower at the Broomielaw has been completed by contractor Graham.
The building is one of four blocks ranging from six to 20 storeys under construction at Central Quay, beside the M8, as part of a 498-apartment development by Platform_.
It will have a range of amenities including a gym, landscaped courtyard, two roof terraces, library and cinema room. Residents will also enjoy a private games room, guest lounges and group dining rooms.
Matt James, senior project manager at Platform_, said: “We’re delighted to see the building taking shape and reaching this milestone of 20 storeys.
“The project is running to plan, and we are looking forward to completing the development by quarter four 2023. Platform_
“The tower will feature two 19th floor amenity spaces; a residents’ lounge and bookable private dining room with breathtaking views across the city.”
Gary Holmes, regional managing director for Graham Building North, said: “It has been a great achievement to oversee Central Quay rise from ground level to now stand at 20 storeys, where you can enjoy striking views across the city.
“It has enhanced the city skyline and will improve available housing options as we collectively try to expand city centre housing provision and strengthen the local economy.
“The BTR model is becoming increasingly popular for a range of demographics given the high-quality offer and amenities it provides.”