Find a home that works for you
If you want a great Edinburgh property, but don’t want all of your money to go on rent, take a look at Harbour Gateway, part of the wider Western Harbour development. This exciting new waterfront development offers 138 mid-market rental properties. These contemporary homes offer the style, space and quality you’re looking for at a rent that won’t empty your pockets – leaving you in a prime position to enjoy life in Edinburgh to the full.
A stylish waterfront neighbourhood
Harbour Gateway is located in Edinburgh’s Western Harbour, right by the Firth of Forth. It offers a stylish and safe neighbourhood and boasts a number of unique features, including a wide choice of contemporary homes, a waterfront promenade, shops and places to eat and a planned primary school. The development is also close to a great range of amenities, including an Asda superstore, a sports and fitness centre and the Ocean Terminal shopping complex and cinema.
Better homes, better rent, better living
A choice of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom mid-market rental homes are available. They all offer spacious accommodation, contemporary design and the latest appliances.
Rent £512.45 pcm
These homes offer a bright, open plan living area and a generously sized bedroom. Each property includes built-in storage, gas central heating, window dressings, carpets throughout the living areas and vinyl flooring in the kitchen and bathroom, heated towel radiator, washer/dryer combo unit, electric oven, gas hob, and a freestanding fridge freezer.
Rent £621.16 pcm
Exceptionally spacious two-bedroom apartments with modern layout and open plan living space. These apartments include built-in storage, gas central heating, window dressings, carpets throughout the living areas and vinyl flooring in the kitchen and bathroom, heated towel radiator, washer/dryer combo unit, electric oven, gas hob, and a freestanding fridge freezer.
Rent £820.07 pcm
These thoughtfully laid out and roomy apartments offer three well-proportioned bedrooms and an airy, open plan living area. These apartments include built-in storage, gas central heating, window dressings, carpets throughout the living areas and vinyl flooring in the kitchen and bathroom, heated towel radiator, washer/dryer combo unit, electric oven, gas hob, a freestanding fridge freezer, and a dishwasher.
A winning deal
Harbour Gateway is a National Housing Trust initiative delivered in partnership with City of Edinburgh Council, Scottish Futures Trust and Scottish Government. Alongside affordable rents, it offers a range of other great benefits.
Our innovative residents portal is in place to help all residents keep in touch. It will make it easy for you to report any problems, pay bills, obtain news and information and communicate with your neighbours through our forum facility. A 24-hr telephone helpline is also available.
Our online residents portal will let you report repairs and maintenance, make payments, and access information on your tenancy, your home and the local neighbourhood. We will also be able to share news and updates with residents.
Expert Management, Fast Repairs
Harbour Gateway is managed by Rettie & Co. who are known for their high-quality and responsive property management services. You’ll find that any problems are dealt with quickly and that the upkeep of the whole development is second to none.
No Rent Surprises
Rents at Harbour Gateway are highly competitive and any increases will only be in-line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI). If there are to be any changes, you’ll be given at least three months’ notice.
Your Option to Buy
The homes at Harbour Gateway will be sold between 2023 and 2028. Current residents will be given priority in these sales and a Residents Savings Scheme will entitle you to a 2% developer contribution and additional governmental support. If you decide to buy, you’ll be able to purchase your own home or another Harbour Gateway property.
Deposit Free Option
Rettie & Co. has partnered with the UK rental market app Canopy to provide an improved referencing experience for prospective renters, 'RentPassportTM' for applicants that adds the rental payments to the credit history and an option to offer renters 'DepositFreeTM' insurance policy.
A capital lifestyle
Harbour Gateway is part of Edinburgh’s waterfront area, home to the city’s historic docks and some of its most modern developments. It is a great place to live, as it’s right on the doorstep of Leith, which is famous for its stylish bistros, fantastic shopping, and wide-ranging family friendly activities. What’s more, thanks to great public transport links, the rest of Edinburgh is just a 20-minute bus ride away, making it easy to enjoy all that this great capital city has to offer.
Am I Eligible?
Meet simple economic requirements
You will be given priority if you are economically active and have a total household income of less than £39,000 per year. You shouldn’t be in receipt of any housing benefits.
Live in a Council or Housing Association home
Priority will be given if you are an existing Council or HA tenants. This will be based on the time you have been in your current home.
Meet certain ownership requirements
You will be given priority if you are not in a position to currently own a property. The property you intend to rent should be your only home.
Make An Enquiry
We look forward to welcoming you to Harbour Gateway. Get in touch to find out more about Harbour Gateway, the properties that are available and the benefits provided by the mid-market rental model. Whatever questions you might have, we’ll be happy to help.