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UNCLE development Southall

Realstar to develop £200m London BTR schemes

The developments in Hackney Wick and Southall will deliver 300 homes.

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Angelgate site, Dantzic Street, Manchester

Serious Fraud Office launches probe into North West developments

The SFO has launched investigations into three delayed developments in Manchester and Liverpool

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St Thomas' Hospital

Landsec and Stanhope among bidders for £200m Royal Street Waterloo site

At least three developers have been shortlisted for second-round bids for the five-acre site

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100 Greengate Manchester

Europa and Atlas acquire Salford’s tallest BTR tower

The partners will acquire Renaker Build’s 44-storey 100 Greengate

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Nicholas Boys Smith

Government PD plans are imperfect but important

Nicholas Boys Smith argues that the proposals are important to reform our planning system.

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L-R: David Dodds, West Lothian Council; Fiona Hyslop MSP; John Hamilton, Winchburgh Developments Limited; Derek Mackay, Cabinet Secretary; Sir Tom Hunter, West Coast Capital

Joint venture agreed for £1bn West Lothian development

The development will comprise 3,450 new homes

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Connaught Square SevenCapital

SevenCapital gets green light for £200m Connaught Square

Birmingham City Council has approved SevenCapital’s £200m Connaught Square development.

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Nine Elms Park, project overview

Galliard buys Royal Mail Nine Elms site

Developer completes purchase of former sorting office, picking up 0.9 acres for £22.2m.

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Octopus raises £133.5m for care home fund

Octopus Healthcare agrees to buy seven care homes.

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Site for The Park, Waterside, Chesterfield

Avant Homes acquires £36m Chesterfield Waterside site

The housebuilder seeks to deliver 177 homes in a new neighbourhood called The Park.

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Lisa Simon, Carter Jonas

Carter Jonas promotes Simon to head of residential

Lisa Simon has been with the firm for more than seven years

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Retail change-of-use applications hit 13,600

Change of use to new homes is increasing

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Panacea housing development in Sheffield for 284 homes

Regional BTR catches up with London

The number of completed build-to-rent homes in the regions is nearly on par with London totals

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Audley Village, Scarcroft, West Yorkshore

Audley and Knight Frank agree bridging loan partnership

The loans will help buyers to finance moves into Audley Villages or Mayfield Villages homes

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Investors optimistic on housebuilders after EU withdrawal vote

Every housebuilder in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 recorded a rise in value

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Retail store closing down

Government slammed for “dressing up” PD as high street saviour

Are permitted development rights the answer to the UK’s housing crisis or a creator of slums?

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Lionel House Birmingham

Aberdeen Standard backs Birmingham BTR with £60m fund

Aberdeen Standard has committed to a £60m investment for the 259-flat BTR scheme at Lionel House in Birmingham’s city centre. The finance is the first UK investment from the Aberdeen Standard Pan-European Residential property fund (ASPER). Aberdeen will forward fund Stamford Property Investments’ redevelopment of the 10-storey post office building on Lionel Street, between the […]

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Bovis set to reveal record profit

The housebuilder says it will deliver a significant step-up in its 2018 margin and record profits

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Leeds Civic Hall

Leeds developers call for clarity on housing targets

The government’s revised housing targets have left developers in the dark

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Fusion Students hires operations director

McMorran will join the senior management team

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