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This week in… 2021

Hammerson posted a total comprehensive loss for the first half of 2021 of £395.6m, and said there was “a pathway to create sustainable value”.

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This week in… 2020

Tritax Big Box revealed it had let a 151,388 sq ft warehouse in Doncaster to pet food business Butternut Box – in what was the developer’s first speculative letting at Symmetry Park.

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This week in…2018

Shopping centre landlord intu Properties reported a near-10% fall in shares and a 6% drop in portfolio value.

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This week in… 2016

Architect Renzo Piano put forward his reworked plans for the Paddington Pole, a £775m redevelopment of the former Royal Mail sorting office, creating 360,000sq ft of office space and 80,000 sq ft of retail space.

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This week in… 2019

Landmark plans to regenerate a large brownfield site in west London by the OPDC were slammed as “completely flawed” by major landowner Cargiant, which warned proposals to compulsorily purchase its land would force its closure.

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