Muir Homes

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Muir Group
IndustryHousebuilding, property, timber processing
HeadquartersInverkeithing, Fife, Scotland

Muir Homes, based in Inverkeithing, Fife, is one of the largest privately owned housebuilding companies of Scotland.[1]

It is part of the J. W. Muir Group, one of the country's leading property development companies, which specialises in timber-framed construction of houses and apartments.


A former joiner, John Muir, set up Muir Homes in 1973[2] after leaving his position as Managing Director of Scothomes, part of Scottish Homes.[3]


Muir Group's other business interests includes a golf course, commercial property and a timber company.[4]


  1. ^ "Rapid increase in house builder's profits". Herald. 28 July 2011. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  2. ^ "Plans unveiled for a £100m 'new village' project". The Scotsman. 23 May 2004. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  3. ^ "Muir Group cashes in on Scotland's housing boom". The Herald. 15 June 2004. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  4. ^ Muir Group. Retrieved 12 October 2011.

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