Ifeoluwa Taiwo was Markets, Legal & Professional Editor at Property Week.
How Pathways to Property has increased diversity in industry
Real estate figures, alumni and participants discuss the benefits of the initiative 10 years on from its launch.
What’s next for levelling-up aims in wake of Tory turmoil?
Three experts discuss what recent government upheaval means for housing policy and levelling-up agenda.
Questions remain amid Covid rent arrears arbitration scheme
First two decisions fail to clarify when and to what extent a protected rent debt will be reduced or waived.
Barings secures €650m commitments for whole loan real estate strategy
Barings has secured over €650m (around £554.1m) in capital commitments to invest in unlevered whole loans secured by core plus and value-add European real estate.
Harworth expects half year performance ahead of analyst consensus
Harworth has said that due to strong operational progress in the first half, and the resilience of its markets in the year to date, it expects to report results ahead of analyst consensus.
Judgment on telephone masts clarifies the rights of landowners
Three lawyers discuss recent Supreme Court rulings in three cases involving land ownership and rents.
Study reveals gaps in councils’ planning for seniors housing
Research shows slight improvement, but majority of local authorities still lack coherent plan to house elderly
Dominvs secures approval for 837-room two-hotel scheme in Nine Elms
Wandsworth Council’s planning committee has approved developer and investor Dominvs Group’s plans for a two-hotel scheme in Nine Elms.
Green light for 1.4 million sq ft Sussex science park
A 1.4m sq ft science and technology Park at Burgess Hill in mid Sussex has been allocated in the area’s approved local plan.
Cabot Square acquires majority stake in housebuilder Chartway Group
Cabot Square Capital has acquired a majority shareholding in Chartway Group, one of South-East England’s partnerships-based housebuilders.
UK BTR investment volumes leapt 11% in first half of 2022
Investment in the UK build-to-rent (BTR) sector in the first half of this year totalled £1.76bn, up 11% from the same period in 2021, research from CBRE has found.
Euro Pool system takes 10-year lease on Doncaster distribution facility
Reusable packaging company Euro Pool Systems has signed a 10-year lease agreement with Verdion for a 116,791 sq ft distribution facility at iPort, Doncaster.
Knight Frank’s head of London sales steps down
Knight Frank’s head of London sales James Clarke will be stepping down from the role following a recent diagnosis of motor neurone disease.
URW inks deal to open The Ministry Shepherd’s Bush
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) and Ministry of Sound Group have signed an agreement to open The Ministry Shepherd’s Bush, a new concept combining workspace, a multi-studio fitness offer and a rooftop bar and restaurant.
Europa Capital & St Congar get go ahead for 880-home Hove scheme
Europa Capital, in partnership with UK property company St Congar, has secured outline planning consent to develop 880 homes alongside commercial and community spaces at Toads Hole Valley in Hove, East Sussex.
Hillview Real Estate and Sh.i.r. Shlomo pay £12.6m for Leeds office building
Hillview Real Estate and Sh.i.r. Shlomo, a subsidiary of Israel’s Shlomo Group, have acquired a multi-let office building in Leeds’ financial district from Ardstone Capital for £12.6m.
Stenn Technologies takes floor at Helical’s Old Street Tower
Helical has let a floor of The Tower, its mixed-use scheme at The Bower, Old Street in London’s Midtown, to digital financing platform Stenn Technologies.
LaSalle appoints Hynard and Fauchille to new European asset management board
LaSalle Investment Management has promoted Katie Hynard to head of UK commercial asset management and Marc Fauchille to head of development and repurposing in Europe.
Q1 housing supply figures improve on previous quarter but show year-on-year fall
The Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities recorded an increase in supply of new housing from January to March 2022.
PLP leases Ellesmere Port unit to BargainMax.co.uk
Logistics developer and investment manager PLP has leased Unit 1 at PLP Ellesmere Port to games and toys online retailer BargainMax.co.uk.