News by RegionAll the latest property news, market reports and analysis from the UK regions.
Skyscanner has landed 24,000 sq ft at The Avenue, AshbyCapital and Exemplar’s office and retail development on Tottenham Court Road.
DTZ Investors has sold Folgate Court, its Spitafields-based office refurbishment and development opportunity, to Brockton Capital for £24.5m, reflecting a capital value of £736/ sq ft.
London councils own 22,000 empty lock-up garages in the capital which could make room for at least 16,000 homes, according to research by property crowdfunding platform Property Partner.
East of England
Wincanton has extended its relationship with Screwfix with the design of a newly-built 562,000 sq ft warehouse in support of the retailer’s expected growth through 2017.
Carter Jonas has appointed Glen Richardson as an associate partner, tasked with leading a new masterplanning and urban design team based in Cambridge.
The bulk of the former BHS store in Burton upon Trent has been scooped up by its former competitor, Next.
Richardson Capital and Thorngrove Land and Property have submitted plans for a 261,000 sq ft distribution warehouse on the South Normanton Industrial Estate in Derbyshire.
The Places for People Group has completed its merger with Derwent Living, marking its entry into the student accommodation market.
Empiric Student Property has acquired the freehold of a 220 bed student accommodation scheme in York for £23.3m.
To kick off the new year, Property Week asked our inaugural panel of regional experts to give their forecasts for the North East market in 2017 and, despite the challenges, the outlook is positive.
Hamilton Heath Estates has completed its ninth deal in the last 18 months with the purchase of the Phoenix Business Park in Speke.
Specialist housing developer Mulbury has been given the go ahead to build 143 apartments in Ancoats, Manchester, aimed at the private rented sector (PRS).
The Northern Ireland Local Government Officers Superannuation Committee (NILGOSC) has committed £100m to M&G Real Estate’s UK residential property strategy.
The Restaurant Group has brought to market a portfolio of five restaurant units across Northern Ireland.
McAleer & Rushe has received planning permission for a 740-bedroom student housing scheme in Belfast.
International Hotel Properties has acquired the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre for £17.7m from FRP Advisory, who act as administrators to owners the European Development Company.
Edinburgh’s commercial property market faces a challenging 2017 as supply levels near a ten-year low and demand continues to grow, according to Knight Frank analysis.
Work.Life. has taken the lease of the ground floor of the Boultbee Brooks Real Estate and CBRE Global Investors’ White Building in King’s Road.
First Property Group, the property fund manager and investor, has established a new fund with three Oxbridge colleges.
Versant Developments & Homes has bought a former Victorian brewery in Weymouth from Brewers Quay Investments.
Aster Group has submitted plans to Wiltshire Council for a 38-home scheme on a brownfield site in Devizes.
Legal & General has secured lettings to five retailers at the Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole.
Conygar has written off its £4.8m investment in Pembroke Dock in Wales after increased construction costs made the marina development project unviable.
Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets has backed Aston Martin’s new manufacturing facility in South Wales.
Claims made by private sector landlords to repossess properties in Wales have fallen by 26% over the past two years.
St Modwen has been given the go-ahead for 800,000 sq ft of development on a 35 acre site in Tamworth, east of junction 10 of the M42.
Land Securities is considering an alternative scheme in Worcester after conceding defeat in its efforts to develop a £150m retail park anchored by John Lewis on the outskirts of the town.
Investor CLS holdings has acquired five office properties in the South East and Birmingham for £31.4m from a private investor.
L&G’s Thorpe Park Developments (TPDL) JV has agreed pre-lets with three major retailers to take large units in the retail and leisure park in Leeds.
Discount grocer Lidl has signed up for its largest UK distribution centre, taking a 628,000 sq ft design-and-build option at Verdion’s iPort scheme in Doncaster.