East MidlandsWelcome to the East Midlands property coverage at PropertyWeek.com, giving you all the latest news and views from the region including Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Lincoln and Chesterfield.
Second phase of rail line will go under east Midlands rail freight facility.
Osprey Equity Partners has exchanged contracts on £70m of forward-funding deals.
Henderson has bought a 73,700 sq ft Sainsbury’s in Ripley, Derbyshire for £31m.
Kier Property has been selected as the preferred developer to build 200,000 sq ft of offices at Northampton’s Waterside Enterprise Zone.
Gazeley has purchased an 18.5-acre logistics site in Daventry from Ford Motor Company.
LondonMetric has sold three retail parks in two transactions, totalling £31.6m.
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council has agreed a funding deal with Tin Hat Regeneration Partnership and Osprey Equity Partners, to allow work to finally begin on the £60m 225,000 sq ft Crescent shopping centre in Hinckley, Leicestershire.
Westfield is preparing to sell its largest regional shopping centre for a price understood to be in excess of £400m.
Property central to local enterprise partnership’s growth plans for county. Rhiannon Bury reports
House prices in the east Midlands have increased by 5.4% in the year to date, research published by CBRE shows.
The £3m refurbishment of the former Derby Magistrates Court will begin next week, to create 15,000 sq ft of serviced office space, a cafe and a new local studies library.
Rhiannon Bury rounds up the latest activity in the region’s industrial market
Silver Arcade reopens after more than a decade with local retailers. Rhiannon Bury reports
A historic Nottingham building could become student housing as the city experiences a surge of developers applying to convert commercial space into residential.
Isle of Man-based developer Lowbridge’s Friar Gate Square development is the only speculatively developed office in Derby for more than 20 years.
The east Midlands is the preferred location for a dedicated e-fulfilment shed, research from Savills has revealed.
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This week the mayor set out his Homes for London strategy with the aim of turbo-charging housebuilding in the capital. Sarah Townsend and Rhiannon Bury assess his chances
Barely a week passes without the economic merits of High Speed 2 coming under renewed scrutiny.
For many people, there is one image that characterises the riots across the country in August 2011: a majestic 1930s building on a corner in Tottenham, north London, lit up by flames as it burned to the ground.
Sir, Another issue goes by with publications like Property Week and city surveys ignoring Nottingham, Leicester and Derby.
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Legal 500 lists top law firms by region, discipline and tier. Sarah Townsend reports
Survey of 2,000 workers shows lively office is key when job hunting.
In the latest in our 1st Friday series for younger readers, Property Week catches up with Women in Property winners past and present
Resonance the social investment intermediary and consultancy, has recruited Simon Chisholm from Rothschild