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AberInnovation: “The New Kid On The Block” Discusses Their Impressive New Innovation Campus

Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus (AberInnovation) provides world-leading facilities and expertise within the biotechnology, agri-tech, and food and drink sectors. Set in stunning scenery between the Cambrian Mountains and the Irish Sea, their recently opened £40.5m Campus offers an ideal environment for business and academic collaboration to flourish. We’ve been speaking to them about how the […]

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Gentoo Gets Approved For 6 Housing Development Sites

Sunderland City Council has given Gentoo Group the go-ahead to develop 170 affordable homes across the city – spanning six different development sites. Gentoo – who’re speaking at the upcoming North East Development Conference – are planning to build 900 homes in the region for rent and shared ownership by 2024, with these initial approved […]

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44-Acre Site To Be Transformed By HBD

HBD – formerly Henry Boot Developments – are set to bring forward a transformational scheme in the West Midlands. The Phoenix 10 regenerating project has this week seen Walsall Council and Homes England exchange contracts with HBD to enable to them develop the 44-acre former copper works site which has been derelict for 20 years. […]

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Ilke Homes Secures 14.6-Acre Site For 227 Modular Homes

Specialist modular housing developer ilke Homes has secured their largest site to do from landowner Anderson Group – which will see them deliver 227 new homes in Grantham. The firm – who’re sponsoring the upcoming Offsite & MMC Conference – will manufacture the homes at their factory in Knaresborough before being delivered.

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Creation of UK Space Hubs Receives UK Government Backing

The UK Government is backing the creation of ‘space hubs’ – helping to fund a collaborative strategy across different regions to maximise the opportunities which the ever growing space sector presents to the UK. Harwell in Oxfordshire has already established itself as a space hub – and it’s been a huge economic catalyst for both […]

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Rolls Royce Joins Nuclear Power Conference Line-Up

Rolls Royce has this week joined a host of leading names in confirming their involvement in the Nuclear Power Conference 2021 – an event which will delve into the ongoing and future development projects in this sector. The firm are leading a consortium that has recently revealed plans to create 6,000 jobs in the UK […]

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Planning Cost Tools: Bolstering a Developers Business Plan

At CLS Risk Solutions, we provide financial indemnity insurance to help funders and developers remove the financial risks at different stages of the property lifecycle. One of the biggest financial hurdles our clients face are the costs invested into planning applications. Especially when they know there’s a significant chance some of these applications will never […]

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Outdoor Space Vital For Post Covid Planning

We’re CLS Risk Solutions and we provide smart insurance tools to help developers and funders unlock more opportunity across the real estate market. And our blog is written with the same purpose – we stay up to date with any immerging market trends and publish content that can really be of benefit to our clients […]

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Working in the Existing Planning Regime

We’re CLS Risk Solutions and we provide smart insurance tools to help developers and funders unlock more opportunity across the real estate market. And our blog is written with the same purpose – we stay up to date with any immerging market trends and publish content that can really be of benefit to our clients […]

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How to be Risk Ready and Win Disputes

Legal disputes are a particularly hot topic for the construction industry in the current climate, which makes it more important than ever to be as prepared as possible. To explore how firms do that, Mail Manager held a webinar discussing what causes disputes and how digital technology can help businesses reduce their risk and win […]

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