North East Property News

All the latest property news from Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Sunderland, plus all of Tyne and Wear, Teesside and Durham.

Empiric’s student accommodation at College Green in Bristol

Empiric buys in York for £23m

17 January 2017

Empiric Student Property has acquired the freehold of a 220 bed student accommodation scheme in York for £23.3m.

Sandgate House Newcastle Quayside

Sale of legal headquarters gives Newcastle a boost

5 January 2017

Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets has sold a flagship legal headquarters in Newcastle for £10.75m.

Team Valley

US aircraft parts maker lands Gateshead space

5 January 2017

US aerospace parts manufacturer Adept Fasteners has committed to the North East by taking an office and warehouse unit at Gateshead’s Team Valley trading estate at a new record rent for the scheme.

easyHotel room

EasyHotel snaps up Leeds site

23 December 2016

Super-budget hotel developer EasyHotel has conditionally acquired the 250-year leasehold on a building in Leeds city centre.

Hull Uni

£130m accommodation proposals for Hull Uni

21 December 2016

University Partnerships Programme (UPP) has submitted plans for a new £130m student accommodation scheme at the University of Hull.

Newcastle Science Central

Legal & General signs £65m science park deal

21 December 2016

Legal & General Capital has finalised plans to invest £65m in the first phase of Newcastle Science Central.

Aycliffe Business Park

M7 signs up Gestamp to NE industrial unit

9 December 2016

M7 Real Estate has signed up car parts manufacturer Gestamp Tallent to a North-East industrial unit.

Eden Park BNP Paribas RE

Stobart launches new northern logistics park

6 December 2016

Stobart Group has launched the first phase of its new logistics and business park next to the Crosby-on-Eden airfield in Carlisle.



Millennium Bridge

Why Brexit vote could be more of a help than a hindrance

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.

Cobalt Business Park, North Tyneside

Q&A: North East sets out stall to be UK’s next digital powerhouse

When it comes to the UK’s tech industry, London’s Silicon Roundabout may generate most of the headlines, but Newcastle is coming up fast on the rail.

Left to right: John Seager, David Roberts, Chris Ives and Paul Watson

Building on Sunderland’s heritage to bring about regeneration

In the dying weeks of 2016, the first soil was turned on the Vaux project in Sunderland city centre. But this wasn’t just the start on site of any old project.

Primark Carlisle Lanes

Primark checks into The Lanes for largest Carlisle opening since 2000

The Lanes Shopping Centre in Carlisle has added a brand new Primark to its 70-strong set of outlets in the city’s largest store opening since 2000.

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