Sheffield Council approves L&G £150m regen

Sheffield City Council has approved the £150m investment from Legal & General Capital for the regeneration of West Bar Square. Councillors at the cabinet meeting on 13 February voted unanimously in favour of the agreement with Sheffield City Council and its development partners Urbo and Peveril Securities, the property arm of Bowmer & Kirkland. The 7.3-acre site has outline planning permission for up to 1.5m sq ft of mixed-use space, including up to 914,932 sq ft of offices, up to 538,195 sq ft or 525 residential units, up to 215,278 sq ft of hotel space and 53,819 sq ft of