News by Region

All the latest property news, market reports and analysis from the UK regions.

Teddy Sagi

Sagi sells £337m tech shares to fund property spree

27 June 2017

Tech entrepreneur Teddy Sagi has sold £337m worth of shares in Playtech to fund his property ventures and be “in the vanguard of the co-working revolution”.

Kings College 11 Lavington Street SE1 Exterior

London college takes 25,300 sq ft of Southbank space

27 June 2017

King’s College London has acquired 25,300 sq ft of offices at 5-11 Lavington Street on the Southbank.

Jigsaw Kings Cross

Jigsaw slots in to King's Cross space

27 June 2017

Fashion retailer Jigsaw has announced it will open a new store in King’s Cross, in Three Pancras Square on King’s Boulevard.

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Stowmarket EAST in Suffolk

Building Partnerships outlines plans for 54 acre Stowmarket EAST site

13 June 2017

Building Partnerships and Mid Suffolk District Council have submitted planning application for phase two of Stowmarket Business & Enterprise Park, a mixed-use development covering 54 acres.

Innovation Centre, The University of Essex

Ambitious development is the only way in Essex

2 June 2017

Colchester, Britain’s first city and its oldest recorded town, has in recent years lacked the PR profile or the pull of neighbouring towns. East of the county’s industrial core, the town lost out to Chelmsford, Essex’s administrative centre, in its 2012 bid to become a city once again.

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Opus & Bridges launch Midlands spec shed scheme

26 June 2017

Opus Land and Bridges Fund Management have appointed BNP PRE and JLL as joint agents to market the JV’s new speculative industrial scheme CONNEQT.

Aparthotels Adagio Birmingham

Aparthotels Adagio to open in Leicester

14 June 2017

Aparthotels Adagio has announced it is planning to expand into Leicester, with a view to opening its fourth UK Adagio property in the Midlands city in mid-2019.

Radway Green

Korean investors come to Crewe with £56m industrial acquisition

8 June 2017

A consortium of Korean institutional investors have completed the £56m acquisition of a BAE occupied manufacturing warehouse at Radway Green in Crewe.

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Number One Industrial Estate

Northern Trust adds 90,000 sq ft to industrial portfolio

20 June 2017

Northern Trust has added 90,000 sq ft of industrial accommodation to its North East portfolio as well as a development site of 5 acres.

Blackrock Sheffield

BlackRock acquires student housing in Sheffield

15 June 2017

BlackRock Real Assets has completed the acquisition of a second student accommodation development site in Sheffield, taking the number of beds in the portfolio of its Europe Property Fund IV to more than 2,100 across five schemes.

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No 1 Spinningfields

WeWork picks Manchester for first location outside London

21 June 2017

Flexible office provider WeWork is set to open its first UK office outside of London after taking a pre-let at Allied London’s No.1 Spinningfields in Manchester.

Bridgewater Place Birchwood Park

Raft of lettings at Birchwood Park

19 June 2017

Patrizia UK has made more than 70,000 sq ft of lettings at its Birchwood Park industrial Estate in Warrington in the first half of this year, bringing occupancy to 94%.

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Chill Warehouse facilities in Cookstown

Lisney appointed to serve up chilled logistics space in Cookstown

5 June 2017 12:09 pm

Lisney has been instructed to let high-specification chilled warehouse facilities in Cookstown owned by haulage company Allingham Transport.

Crumlin Road

Mipim 2017: Signature Living buys iconic Belfast courthouse for luxury hotel conversion

14 March 2017 2:52 pm

The Signature Living Group has acquired a former courthouse in Crumlin Road in Belfast for an undisclosed sum and has announced a £25m plan to convert the iconic building into a luxury hotel.

Clarendon Docks North Tower

Lisney appointed to lease out Clarendon Docks

6 March 2017 9:47 am

Lisney has been appointed as letting agent for two Grade A office buildings covering 17,700 sq ft in Belfast.

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Staycity Birmingham

Staycity to boost room count by 13,000 in gateway cities

9 June 2017

Serviced apartment operator Staycity is embarking on a major expansion plan that will boost its room count by around 12,000.


Westminster policy will affect Scots

7 June 2017

With control of housing policy devolved to Holyrood, voters interested in Scotland’s future housing landscape could be forgiven for taking limited interest in this Thursday’s general election.

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Andrew Jones

LondonMetric sells in Marlow for £68.5m

27 June 2017

LondonMetric has sold its last remaining office asset in Marlow to Kildare Partners for £68.5m, netting an £18m return on its investment in the scheme it bought five years ago.

Aster Galliford

New partnership forms to develop £150m 'ethical housing' framework for South

26 June 2017

Galliford Try Partnerships and E G Carter & Co have partnered with ‘ethical housebuilder’ Aster Group as part of £150m deal to deliver up to 500 new homes across the south of England each year for the group..

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western approach bristol

Richardsons and Curtis Hall acquires industrial site in Bristol for spec scheme

23 June 2017

Richardsons Capital and Curtis Hall have acquired a prime 6.15 acre industrial development site at Western Approach, Bristol from IDI Gazeley.

Honda takes Logicor warehouse

16 June 2017

Logicor has struck a deal with car manufacturer Honda to lease a 400,000 sq ft warehouse in Swindon.

SouthGate Bath

Tapas Revolution and Smash Burger to open in Bath

12 June 2017

Aviva Investors and British Land have secured a series of new lettings at the SouthGate shopping centre in Bath, including to Tapas Revolution and Smash Burger.

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Cording Wales

Cording acquires Welsh portfolio

19 June 2017

Investment and asset management firm Cording Real Estate Group has acquired a portfolio of predominantly industrial properties in Wales for £33.4m, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.5%.

Park Central, Chelmsford

Waypoint acquires raft of UK retail assets

14 June 2017

Waypoint Asset Management has recently acquired £19m of UK retail assets on behalf of an institutional client, taking its total funds invested in the first half of 2017 to £47m.

Friars Walk, Newport

Talisker acquires Friars Walk

12 June 2017

Canadian investment company Talisker Corporation has completed its acquisition of the 390,000 sq ft Friars Walk shopping centre in Newport from Queensberry.

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Korean investors complete £100m Sainsbury's distribution centre buy

23 June 2017

Knight Frank Investment Management (KFIM) has completed the purchase of a Sainsbury’s distribution hub at Hams Hall, Birmingham, on behalf Korean investors, for £100m.

Elliots Field Terrace 2 Hammerson

Hammerson achieves first ever retail park BREEAM outstanding rating

21 June 2017

Hammerson’s Elliott’s Field in Rugby has become the first retail park in the world to achieve a BREEAM outstanding rating.

REI Gateway Birmingham

Capita deal sees REI’s Gateway House fully let

21 June 2017

Instant Managed Offices has taken the final two available floors at Real Estate Investors’ Gateway House in Birmingham city centre on behalf of Capita.

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Priory Care Home Leeds

LXi acquires long-let supported living portfolio

16 June 2017

LXi REIT has completed the acquisition of the freehold interest in a portfolio of long-let supported living properties located in Yorkshire.

5 Wellington Place Leeds

Willis Towers Watson relocates in major city centre deal

15 June 2017

Willis Towers Watson is set to move to MEPC’s newly developed 5 Wellington Place, from its current location at 1 and 2 Wellington Place, in one of the largest city centre deals in the UK this year.

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