High-rise towers to transform Birmingham’s city skyline

A flurry of ambitious development schemes including build-to-rent towers topping 40-plus storeys will be key features of Birmingham’s property market in 2019.

Court Collaboration’s chief executive Anthony McCourt says the residential market is likely to be dominant, with plans for high-rise buildings already underway. He comments: “I would look out for a series of significantly tall buildings beginning construction, which will change the city skyline permanently.

“I see 2019 as the year when the BTR market really begins to take shape across the regions. It will be interesting to see how other Midlands cities and areas push