MORNING NEWS: Manchester, e-commerce and Airbnb

In a boon for Manchester's office market, two e-commerce giants are nearing deals to secure a combined 220,000 sq ft for new office hubs.

EG reveals the options under consideration by the online retailers set to add critical mass to the city's tech and digital enterprise sector.

On the subject of tech and digital enterprise, it might be happening in Florida, but Airbnb's tie-up with a US property developer to launch branded purpose-built apartments makes for interesting news.

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Online giants go shopping for Manchester hubs