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Clive Fenton at Liberty House 2

McCarthy boss Fenton quits after issuing profit warning

2018-06-19T07:26:00+01:00By

McCarthy & Stone boss Clive Fenton has revealed he is to quit, after the retirement home developer issued a profit warning following a “noticeable decline” in reservations.

Construction

Countryside and Sigma to develop 5,000 PRS homes

2018-06-19T07:03:00+01:00By

Countryside Properties has revealed an expansion of its strategic partnership with Sigma Capital Group that will see the two companies target the delivery of a further 5,000 private rental sector homes over the next three years.

Old Oak Aurora NKG South

Trio of Old Oak schemes get green light to kickstart £26bn development

2018-06-18T12:24:00+01:00By

Planning permission has been granted for three developments in Old Oak that represent the first major private sector schemes approved within London’s largest designated ‘Opportunity Area’.

Croydon

Croydon council clashes with CNM Estates over "nonsense" affordable housing targets

2018-06-18T08:16:00+01:00By

Croydon council’s head of planning Heather Cheesbrough clashed with CNM Estates chairman Wahid Samady over the London mayor’s housing policy after he said the 50% affordable homes target on public land was “a nonsense” during a panel debate at The London Real Estate Forum.

John Molloy Cording

Cording makes Molloy hire to boost resi team

2018-06-18T10:52:00+01:00By

REIM Cording has expanded its private rented sector (PRS) team with the appointment of John Molloy as senior project manager.

The Nido Collection

Round Hill to forward-fund Watkin Jones’ Project Colorado for expansion plan

2018-06-15T00:00:00+01:00By

Investor poised to forward-fund package of seven student housing developments

ChrisSly L&G

Sly hire from Berkeley sees L&G boosts housebuilding arm

2018-06-15T11:59:00+01:00By

Legal & General Capital has made a duo of key hires for its housebuilding arm, Legal & General Homes, including recruiting finance director Chris Sly from Berkeley Homes.

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Profits down 19% at Mountview Estates

2018-06-15T07:09:00+01:00By

Mountview Estates has blamed the “uncertain economic climate” for a fall in annual pre-tax profits of almost 19%

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Seven investors lodge first-round bids for Quintain

2018-06-14T05:15:00+01:00By ,

Seven investors have tabled offers in the first round of bidding for £3bn build-to-rent specialist Quintain, Property Week understands.

Millennium Mills Silvertown

Developers work up new Silvertown plans

2018-06-14T04:48:00+01:00By

Lendlease and Starwood in talks with GLA over plans for the £3.5bn project.

Travis Perkins, St Pancras

Travis Perkins plans more mixed-use sites

2018-06-14T05:32:00+01:00By

Company reviewing scope for industrial-resi model across its London estate.

Dominic Martin

Martin moves to become new head of PRS management at Annington

2018-06-14T05:22:00+01:00By

Terra Firma’s residential property arm Annington Homes has appointed Dominic Martin as head of PRS management.

LSE launch PRS REIT

Three sites bought by The PRS REIT for £34.4m

2018-06-15T10:45:00+01:00By

The PRS REIT has bought three development sites in the north west of England with a combined gross development value of around £34.4m.

Avenue Coking Works

Contaminated land: where there's muck...

2018-06-14T23:00:00+01:00By

The UK’s post-industrial landscape is littered with brownfield sites ripe for commercial and housing development – but it is easier said than done.

Reading Station Hill

Lincoln MGT to target London and Europe BTR after Reading

2018-06-14T14:52:00+01:00By

US developer Lincoln and UK firm MGT restart stalled Station Hill scheme as they embark on European BTR push

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