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

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Silvertown to house Europe’s biggest ‘esports’ hub

28 April 2017

The Silvertown Partnership plans to build a 300,000 sq ft hub for competitive video gaming as part of the first phase of its £3.5bn regeneration project at the Royal Docks.

Garden Bridge

Khan refuses to back £200m Garden Bridge proposals

28 April 2017

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has withdrawn his support for the Garden Bridge project saying he would not provide the financial guarantees needed for construction to begin, making the proposed bridge unlikely to proceed.

14 Shepherdess Walk JR Capital

JR Capital kicks off £75m London office investment with reversionary Shoreditch purchase

28 April 2017

JR Capital has completed a reversionary purchase of an office investment in Shoreditch as part of a planned deployment of £50m-£75m of equity in central London over the course of 2017.

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Capability Green business park, Luton

IM Properties puts Luton portfolio on market

28 April 2017

IM Properties has put an office portfolio up for sale at the Capability Green business park in Luton.

Ipswich Winerack

Funds finally flow in for Ipswich Winerack development

25 April 2017

The stalled development of the ‘Winerack’ building on Ipswich waterfront is set to restart after a combined £20m investment from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) and New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership.

more East of England property news...


Verdion kickstarts phase two of £500m iPort

21 April 2017

Verdion is set to add a further 3m sq ft of space within phase two of iPort, its 6m sq ft intermodal logistics park in Doncaster.

Wigston Wickes  Lidl

Lidl and Wickes exchange to anchor new Wigston Retail Park

19 April 2017

Kier Property has exchanged with Lidl and Wickes on a retail conversion site at South Wigston near Leicester.

Coventry Crosslane

Green light for Crosslane in Coventry

18 April 2017

Crosslane Student Developments has secured planning consent for a 583 bed purpose-built student accommodation development on Friar’s Road in Coventry.

more East Midlands property news...

Wear Point 55

Council set to refuse Sunderland manufacturing & commercial site

20 April 2017

Sunderland City Council has proposed a recommendation to refuse planning for Town End Farm Partnership’s Wear Point 55 scheme at planning committee.

CBRE Brian Rogan

CBRE’S head of rating relocates to Aberdeen

20 April 2017

CBRE has announced that its head of rating in Scotland, Brian Rogan, has relocated to the Aberdeen office to focus on assisting clients in the North East with the business rates revaluation appeal process following the April revaluations.

more North east property news...

Stockport Exchange

Muse and Stockport Council let 33,000 sq ft at One Stockport Exchange to bus operator

25 April 2017

Muse Developments and Stockport Council have let 33,000 sq ft at the recently completed One Stockport Exchange office building to bus operator Stagecoach.

Eerie Basin Moorfield Glenbrook

JV completes £50m Erie Basin acquisition for BTR

24 April 2017

Moorfield and Glenbrook have received the green light to begin work on the last undeveloped site overlooking Erie Basin in Salford Quays after completing the acquisition of the site from Peel ready to build 270 new homes.

more North west property news...

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.

Sirocco Belfast

Swinford to develop £400m Belfast scheme

1 March 2017 0:30 am

Plans have been revealed for a £400m redevelopment of the Sirocco Quays site in Belfast city centre.

more Norther Irish property news...

Lewis Pentland Colliers

Colliers strengthens Scottish sheds team

28 April 2017

Colliers International has bolstered its Scottish industrial and logistics team with the appointment of Lewis Pentland as associate director for East of Scotland.

Average Scottish house price

Scottish house prices heading north

26 April 2017

The average house price in Scotland has risen to £173,862, a 3.3% increase since last year and 1.4% increase since February, according to the latest Scotland House Price Index.

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Slough The Porter Building

Slough sloughs off old skin with £1bn transformation

28 April 2017

While both a commercial and industrial success story, Slough has long been held back from realising the full potential of its enviable location thanks to its fractured and unappealing town centre.

111 Buckingham Palace Road

KWE re-gears Telegraph’s 125,000 sq ft lease in Victoria

28 April 2017

Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate has carried out a series of leasing deals across its portfolio.

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DB Symmetry speculative warehouse development in Swindon site

Major spec dev warehouse site unveiled for Swindon

26 April 2017

DB Symmetry has announced that it is to speculatively build a new 217,000 sq ft logistics unit - the first of its multi-million pound development in Swindon revealed by Property Week in February.

Glass Wharf:  Salmon Harvester achieved a record rent for Bristol with a letting to PwC

Double signing secured at Bristol's 2 Glass Wharf

24 April 2017

Salmon Harvester and NFU Mutual have completed deals with Markel UK and MJ Mapp to take new leases at their recently completed £50m office development 2 Glass Wharf in Bristol.

Harlow site acquisition Chancerygate

Chancerygate adds 200,000 sq ft to industrial pipeline

11 April 2017

Chancerygate has bought two sites in Bristol and Harlow for a combined GDV of £20m to take the company’s total pipeline to more than 2.2m sq ft.

more south west property news...


OLIM buys five Booker warehouses for £30m

4 April 2017

OLIM Property has bought four freehold and one long leasehold Booker cash and carry warehouses located across England and Wales for £29.54m


Is Cardiff set for another year of record office take-up?

24 March 2017

Central Square has been at the centre of the Cardiff success story. Now, the Government Property Unit (GPU) is expected to take a pre-let on 300,000 sq ft at 3 Central Square in a deal that could lead to another record year in terms of office take-up for the city - if, that is, there is sufficient space left to satisfy rapidly growing demand. The problem is that there is not.

Swansea Central

Growing student numbers spark development boom in Swansea

23 March 2017

Swansea is experiencing a development boom at the moment, largely as a result of strong growth at the city’s two universities.

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Avitus scheme Nottingham 2

Green light for £150m Avitus scheme

27 April 2017

Maryland Securities’ residential-led scheme to transform a three-acre former lace factory in Nottingham has been given the go-ahead from councillors.

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IM Properties leases Solihull office

24 April 2017

IM Properties has signed up tech innovator SOTI to its Mell Square office scheme in Solihull.

Typhoo Wharf, Digbeth

West Midlands gets an ‘oo’ with Typhoo Wharf

21 April 2017

The redevelopment of Typhoo Wharf and surrounding sites is set to accelerate the emergence of a new creative and technology hub taking shape just east of Birmingham’s city centre.

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Platform_'s Bedford scheme

Platform_ picks Sheffield for first new-build development

28 April 2017

Private rented sector developer Platform_ is set to deliver its first new-build scheme after buying a Sheffield city centre site for a 300-unit, £75m project, Property Week can reveal.

Derwent House Claymore Group

Claymore signs duo of flagship occupiers for Derwent House

25 April 2017

Claymore Group has announced two flagship lettings at its Derwent House scheme Sheffield to global engineering services consultancy Mott Macdonald and software and professional services company SDL.

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