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Two major hires for Ballymore Asset Management

Ballymore Asset Management Limited (BAML), the asset management arm of international property development company, Ballymore has appointed Tony Hymers as Managing Director and Ross MacCaskill as Finance Director. Tony Hymers joins from Burlington Estates, the award-winning property management services company based in Mayfair, which he co-founded in 2012. He is a Chartered Surveyor, Fellow of […]

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Chancerygate secures planning approval for Novus Phase 2

Industrial developer Chancerygate has been granted planning permission to build phase two of its £33m, 207,000 sq ft Novus business park in Knutsford, with 50,000 sq ft forward sold to furniture company VIDA Living. Located within Parkgate Industrial Estate, phase two of the development will deliver 73,000 sq ft of industrial space with a gross […]

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Starwood Capital seek IPSX listing for Liverpool office building

Trinistar Liverpool S.a r.L, a controlled affiliate of Starwood Capital Group, a global private investment firm focused on real estate and energy investments, announces it has appointed advisors to explore a potential listing for a newly formed single asset company (the “Company”), which will own the Capital Building in Liverpool, via an initial public offering […]

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Green light for Muse Developments’ landmark One City Park in Bradford

Muse Developments, one of the UK’s leading names in town and city-centre urban regeneration, has today (Thursday 21 October) received full planning consent for One City Park, a BREEAM ‘Excellent’ 56,403 sq ft office building in the heart of Bradford city centre. The development will transform the former police HQ site, addressing a shortage in […]

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Octopus Real Estate and Homes England launch £175m Greener Homes Alliance

Octopus Real Estate, part of Octopus Group and a leading United Kingdom specialist real estate lender and investor, has partnered with Homes England, the Government’s housing delivery agency, to create the Greener Homes Alliance. The new Alliance will commit £175 million, providing both loan finance and expert support to SME housebuilders, enabling them to build […]

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Forward funding from Canada Life Asset Management sets Birkenhead regeneration into motion

In a landmark deal for the borough, investment and pension fund, Canada Life Asset Management has agreed to forward fund the development of Wirral Growth Company’s two new Grade-A office schemes in Birkenhead for £75 million. Totalling 150,000 sq ft, the flagship office buildings are the first phase of Wirral Growth Company’s regeneration masterplan for […]

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St Helens Borough Council approves draft plans for St Helens and Earlestown town centre transformation

The once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform St Helens and Earlestown town centres has moved a step closer.  St Helens Borough Council’s Cabinet has today approved draft Masterplan Development Frameworks that set out its vision to transform St Helens and Earlestown town centres.  Councillors welcomed the plans which will help drive change, complementing existing assets to deliver high quality, sustainable regeneration that makes St Helens and […]

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Major housebuilder Bellway targets £1.2bn profits

Bellway is expecting to generate around £1.25bn in cumulative underlying pre-tax profit over the next two financial years. The returns will spell a bonanza for shareholders with one third of the cash distributed in dividends. The target came as Britain’s fourth largest house builder posted a strong set of results for the year to July […]

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