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Avant Homes’ Scott Varley
Avant Homes to deliver £93m North East residential projects

Richard Bell

Avant Homes, the North East housebuilding firm, is set to boost the region’s housing stock with hundreds of new homes across four developments valued at £93m. The Sunderland-based company will build…

Stagecoach is taking 33,000 sq ft across three floors
Stagecoach moving 200 jobs to One Stockport Exchange

Richard Bell

Bus operator Stagecoach is moving into the recently completed One Stockport Exchange. The firm signed a 15-year deal with developer Muse Developments and Stockport Council to take 33,000 sq ft across…

Artist’s impression of the new leisure and schools complex in Ponteland.
Faithful+Gould appointed technical adviser on £57m Northumberland school and leisure complex

Billy Wood

Programme management consultancy Faithful+Gould has been revealed as the technical adviser on a new multi-million pound development spearheaded by Northumberland County Council. The firm will be working with the council on…

Saracen is keen to develop new relationships in the North West
Saracen Interiors targets North West growth with MediaCityUK move

Richard Bell

Workplace consultant Saracen Interiors is looking to grow its business in the North West with a new office at MediaCityUK. The London-headquartered company said the move into Greater Manchester comes in…

48 Pall Mall which has just secured its first letting.
LXM to relocate its UK headquarters to new Pall Mall development

Billy Wood

The newly redeveloped 48 Pall Mall has secured its first major letting after investment banking advisory firm, LXM Group, agreed a 10-year lease at the building. Asset manager Real Estate Management…

St Augustine’s is the first site in the North West to be acquired through the Blackmore Bond
Derelict church in Stockport set for £1m residential transformation

Richard Bell

The new owner of a disused church in Greater Manchester is transforming the site into apartments with a £1m investment. Manchester-based investor The Blackmore Group will turn St Augustine’s Church in…

The site is the last to be developed at Erie Basin
£50m deal to fund 16-storey development in Salford Quays

Richard Bell

Developer Glenbrook Property has signed a £50m forward funding deal with investment firm Moorfield for a build-to-rent scheme in Salford Quays. The project, located at Erie Basin, will create 270 apartments…

Vinco Group said FCH’s design reflects the site’s heritage
Vinco secures planning permission for 381-bed tower scheme in North Liverpool

Richard Bell

A multi-million pound apartment development in North Liverpool has received the greenlight from the city council. The 381-bed scheme is being brought forward by local property firm Vinco Group, on the…

Staff and students at Oak Lodge School for Morgan Sindall’s topping out ceremony.
Morgan Sindall tops out at £6.8m Barnet SEN school

Billy Wood

Construction firm Morgan Sindall has completed a significant milestone as part of the £6.8m expansion job at Oak Lodge School in Barnet. The developers are currently delivering a new two-storey building…

Artist’s impression of the planned office development at White Lion Street.
LBS planning new office scheme at £12.6m Angel site

Billy Wood

Developer LBS Properties is plotting a new 36,000 sq ft office building in Angel after acquiring the freehold on the development site for £12.6m. Located at 65-70 White Lion Street in…

Brent Cross Shopping Centre
Hammerson secures new nine-figure revolving credit facility

Billy Wood

Property developer Hammerson, which owns and operates retail sites across the UK and Europe, has signed a new £360m revolving credit facility with a line-up of big-name lenders. The London-headquartered firm…

Richard Evans, North Energy sector lead at KPMG and Taskforce member.
North of England capable of becoming ‘world-leader’ in green energy post-Brexit, study reveals

Nick Hill

The North of England could become a ‘world-leader’ in the energy sector post-Brexit, exporting energy to Europe and reducing dependency on Russia, a new study has claimed. The report from IPPR…