I've been using Delphi XE7 for a job lately, and there are a number of features I've missed from later versions of Delphi. One of them is Multipaste, which can save you a heap of typing. Check out how to use it here.
This is a really rough recording outlining how you can layout controls by taking advantage of the way FireMonkey controls can be the parent of other controls. Here we align a bunch of labels and edits. Watch it on YouTube.