All Metropolis articles – Page 8

  • CannonSt_04-10-2018_204
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    'London Stone' comes home

    2018-10-19T09:14:00Z

    ’London Stone’ back in situ after Cannon Street development completes.

  • Agent P
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    Agent P: double dealing

    2018-10-19T09:14:00Z

    8.00am, Homeric Room: Posh Girl shifts uneasily in her seat as Young Thruster explains the move he’s made to muscle out a one-man-and-his-dog tenant rep team from a deal.

  • KFX model_Wikimedia Commons_cred Alvis Cyrille Jiyong Jang
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    Height of success?

    2018-10-11T23:00:00Z

     New Knight Frank structure not to be confused with failed jet programme

  • Spin class
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    Spin class: Expo excursion

    2018-10-11T09:37:00Z

    Schnitzel, sauerkraut, sausages, beer… it’s Expo Real again! That lovely time of the year when I get a break in Munich.

  • Gareth Steenson Exeter Chiefs
    Online

    Exeter Chiefs player to open new sports bar in the city

    2018-10-10T09:54:00Z

    Although he is far more used to scoring points than pulling pints, Exeter Chiefs rugby legend Gareth Steenson is launching a new sports bar and restaurant in his adopted city.

  • Geese d Anglia
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    Wildgeese on a CRASH course

    2018-10-05T08:42:00Z

    Dressing up as Harry Potter, performing a New Zealand ‘haka’ war dance in the street and re-enacting famous scenes from British soaps – these were just three of the zany challenges participants in the second annual CRASH Wildgoose Chase had to undertake last week.

  • Agent P
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    Agent P: Vision 2025

    2018-10-04T23:00:00Z

    7:30am EST: Windsor Ballroom, Buckhead Intercontinental, Atlanta. Yay! Three days of mingling with GBH top brass at annual jamboree. Snagged a spot, thanks to Old Tom and Sporty Girl. Wham! Bam! My dynamic duo suckered a Chinese bicycle billionaire into cycling £51m into a tumbleweed resi site in Docklands. ...

  • Spin class
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    Spin class: the true bodyguards

    2018-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Bodyguard is over and, yes, I was one of those who texted the mobile number David Budd gave out to Chanel in the café. Worth a try, I thought. It was a fake (real) number.

  • World Cup Script
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    Script bids kick off

    2018-09-27T17:15:00Z

    Signed studio script from World Cup coverage auctioned for cancer charity.

  • Helical the Atlas ascent
    News

    Helical aims high

    2018-09-20T23:00:00Z

    Matthew Bonning-Snook and his team to scale northern Africa’s Jbel Toubkal mountain.

  • Agent P
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    Agent P: new term

    2018-09-06T23:03:00Z

    8.30am, Titanic Room: New term, early gloom. Ominous memo from Them Upstairs. GBH may miss Q4 EMEA targets. Bloody Brexit. Even shed market is sluggish.

  • Pete Ackerley Photo
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    Peak performance

    2018-09-06T17:03:00Z

    Galliford Try director set to race 90km through the Swiss Alps for charity

  • Spin class
    News

    Spin class: HoFgate

    2018-09-03T15:06:00Z

    My property client with the three House of Fraser stores calls me. His voice betrays a mixture of anger and panic. “They’ve told me they want to stay but they’re not going to pay any rent, just the business rates,” he says.

  • Goosechase_Ben Dombrandt and Mo Shaikh
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    Wildgoose Chase: the chase is on...

    2018-09-03T15:06:00Z

    Industry members prepare to take part in annual Wildgoose Chase.

  • Agent P
    News

    Agent P: holiday chat

    2018-08-23T23:00:00Z

    8.30am, Oceanic Room: Mostly holiday chat. Geek Boy still in San Fran, Old Tom in Eastbourne. My fortnight at the Eden Roc Miami Beach Resort was amazing. Posh Girl cemented relationship with MAGA Properties guy in Tuscany. 😊

  • Club Desire
    News

    A lot to be desired...

    2018-08-23T16:55:00Z

    Club Desire hopes to run a sex club from a business park near Canterbury.

  • Spin class
    News

    Spin class: August interrupted

    2018-08-16T23:00:00Z

    I simply love August. Clients on holiday, long lunches, shopping, disappearances from the office for fictitious meetings. Being child-free, I always holiday in July or September.

  • Blayze group full teams image
    News

    Blayze Group Property 5-a-side: plate expectations

    2018-08-16T10:53:00Z

    Blayze Group five-a-side tournament raises close to £3,000 for LandAid charity.

  • Landaid pro-bono-blog
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    Property skills can change lives

    2018-08-13T08:28:00Z

    At Metropolis, we’re constantly impressed with the extreme challenges property professionals take on to support vulnerable young people across the UK through LandAid.

  • PATRIZIA_KHS Kenya Busl Obama
    News

    Presidential approval for PATRIZIA's KinderHaus-foundation

    2018-08-13T08:28:00Z

    New building openings are among the most common emails to drop into the Metropolis inbox. But one last week featuring the Obama name definitely caught our attention.