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East of England news
The developer behind Southend United FC’s proposed new football ground will build homes for the rental market directly into the stadium, Property Week can reveal.
Oaktree Capital Management is preparing to sell three shopping centres that it owns in a joint venture with London & Associated Properties for around £120m.
MCR Property Group has bought the 500 Capability Green office building in Luton from TRIUVA for £13m, in a deal reflecting a net initial yield of 6.6%.
Urban & Civic and the Secretary of State for Defence have submitted plans for the construction of up to 6,500 new homes at Waterbeach Barracks, in Cambridge.
BlackRock Real Assets has completed the acquisition of a 100% interest in two operational solar projects in the UK from German solar developer ib vogt.
Howard Osborne’s proposals to build purpose-built graduate accommodation for St Edmund’s College at the University of Cambridge have been approved.
Rockspring Property Investment Managers has secured a trio of lettings at Cambridge Research Park totalling 31,000 sq ft.
St John’s College and Turnstone Estates have concluded the first pre-let of the Maurice Wilkes Building in Cambridge before work has even begun.
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.
East of England Property Features
Garden communities are not a new idea: the first, Letchworth in Hertfordshire, was constructed by Quakers at the turn of the 20th century.
Thetford Riverside is the latest development to come on stream in the rapidly expanding Norfolk market town of Thetford.
It has taken a long time for things to start to happen at the former RAF Alconbury air force base in Cambridgeshire.