Sheffield’s Largest Development Project Announced- £1.5bn

The hugely ambitious project would see the closure of Park Square roundabout and Sheaf Street – the dual carriageway that runs in front of the station – would swap places with the tram route that runs behind. A huge, landscaped pedestrian bridge would link Park Hill with Howard Street and the multi-storey car park on […]

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New 100,000 sq ft industrial space opening in Warrington

The site is the sixth acquisition for the joint venture (JV) between nationwide industrial developer and asset manager Chancerygate, which has an office in Warrington, and the international real estate firm, Hines. Acting on behalf of developer Marshall CDP, Manchester property consultancy Davies Harrison, secured the disposal of the plot which was sold for an […]

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New survey shows sustainability is top of councillors’ planning priorities

BECG’s national survey of councillors has shown that sustainability and environmental concerns are now the most important priority for councillors when making planning decisions, and the factor most likely to have increased in importance over the past 12 months.  The report, commissioned by BECG and conducted by Savanta ComRes, also found the importance of sustainability and the environment is higher among planning committee members than any […]

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Argent Unveils Plans for Birmingham 40-Storey City Centre Tower

Argent are unveiling plans by Glen Howells Architects for a new city tower A residential tower being planned for the Paradise redevelopment in the middle of Birmingham will be close to 40 storeys, The tower has been drawn up by local practice Glenn Howells Architects with proposals for the build-to-rent scheme set to go before […]

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How Smart City Technology is Changing Development

Canada Water is a 50-acre development that is transforming an entire district of London- and they are planning to build in Smart City technology Julian Barker, head of Smart Places at British Land  described the scale of the development: “It’s 10-15 years development, it has offices, a shopping centre, but it’s also got 6000 homes […]

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