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Chelsfield plans luxury retail scheme on 1 acre between Harrods and Harvey Nichols
The new residential division of Land Securities intends to break with its corporate, steady image.
Last month Hong Kong-based Peterson Group set up a joint venture with LJ Group, which then took a majority stake in London residential developer Hadley Property Group.
Get Living London’s chief executive was interviewed in depth by Property Week Podcast presenter James Max last week, revealing many of the intricacies of running East Village in Stratford, the UK’s biggest new private rented residential scheme.
M&G Real Estate has acquired a Sainsbury’s supermarket from Hermes Real Estate Investment Management for £77.94m.
Risqué model and fire performer Arabella Drummond has signed for a tattoo parlour and clothing boutique in London’s Soho.
Joint venture partners plan 500,000 sq ft of retail as part of regeneration of south London neighbourhood
HB Reavis wants to become an “active contributor” to London’s office market after this week buying 33 King William Street, next to London Bridge, for £62.5m.
Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Money is set to take 14,000 sq ft in the Crown Estate’s 1 Eagle Place.
A joint venture between Landid and the Sheikh Family Office has bought Goresbrook Park in Dagenham from the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority for £20.5m.
American student housing operator Greystar has pounced on a second student accommodation portfolio in the UK.
Transport for London has appointed the Completely Group to promote its commercial properties through a network of online property marketing portals.
China in London
First occupiers announced at Asian Business Port, while plans unveiled for Press and Broadcast Centres
Cushman & Wakefield increased its adjusted net income by 79.4%, from $6.8m to $12.2m, during the second quarter of 2013 compared with the same period last year.
A billionaire Chinese developer has submitted radical plans to rebuild the Victorian Crystal Palace that housed the Great Exhibition of 1851.
Five years after first trying to buy Albert Dock, effervescent Chinese developer clinches £1bn deal.
Property could be strangling Britain’s tech boom - and missing out on potential profits. Felicity Francis talks to landlords and fledgling businesses about how the industry can nurture the tech giants of the future.
Zhongrong Group’s £500m rebuild of Crystal Palace is as complex as it is ambitious. Sarah Townsend reports
The TMT (technology, media and telecoms) sector is the main driver of the City occupancy market at the moment, and the Square Mile is doing its best to attract the occupiers from grittier fringe locations.
Market activity has accelerated rapidly in the past six months, according to Jones Lang LaSalle’s On Point report.