PLATFORM_ gets green light for first Wales scheme

PLATFORM_  and Urban Centric have secured planning permission for a 206-home build-to-rent scheme in Cardiff city centre. PLATFORM_ will deliver the homes on the site of the former Browning Jones & Morris builders merchants premises on Dumballs Road. The scheme, PLATFORM_  Cardiff, will include more than 7,200 sq ft of amenity space, including a residents’ lounge, gym and communal roof terraces, and a further 6,700 sq ft of ground-floor retail space over two units, one of which will be a convenience store. Start on site is expected Q2 2019, with completion due in Q1 2021. PLATFORM_ will retain and manage