Firethorn Trust Q&A: A Look Into The Logistics & Sheds Marketplace

Following our recent Logistics & Sheds Development Conference we’ve been speaking exclusively with one of the event panellists – Peter Mather, Partner at Firethorn Trust. Peter is an executive board director at the firm, responsible for sourcing and executing new real estate investment and development opportunities across the UK. Focused on the delivery of Firethorn’s […]

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Be First: Utilising MMC To Deliver 50,000 Homes & 20,000 Jobs

Be First – working in partnership with the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham – is at the heart of London’s eastward growth, attracting developers and investors to the most affordable and accessible opportunities in the whole of the South East. With 400-hectares of development land, they’re planning to build 50,000 high quality new homes […]

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Port of London Authority – Helping Maximise Opportunities Across The Capital’s Global River

The Port of London Authority’s operations cover 95 miles of the River Thames – and they play a crucial role in the many areas from commercial and leisure, to economic growth and sustainability. We recently spoke to them about their work and the exciting opportunities that can be unlocked across London’s Ports. Q. The move to containerisation had a […]

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Inland Homes: Delving Into The Transformational £600m Cavalry Barracks Scheme

Inland Homes is an award winning specialist house builder and brownfield developer, dedicated to achieving excellence in sustainability and design. One of their flagship schemes is the £600m Cavalry Barracks project in Hounslow. We’ve been discussing the scheme with Inland Homes – from their retention of historical assets to affordable housing and sustainability… Q: You’re behind […]

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£8bn Thamesmead Waterfront Masterplan Competition Launched

Developers behind the £8bn Thamesmead Waterfront project – Peabody and Lendlease – have launched a major international competition to find a masterplanner to work on the 100-ha scheme. Titled “Town of Tomorrow” firms are being invited to enter the competition where the JV partner and organisers Colander Associates will look to select a “visionary and […]

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Government Backed Thames Estuary Launches Plan To Drive Economic Growth

Thames Estuary has potential to create 1.5m jobs and £115bn GVA to UK economy Dedicated Growth Board, led by Government-appointed Envoy Kate Willard, plans to deliver greenest, most productive Estuary in the world Action Plan, ‘The Green Blue’, sets out vision for driving sustainable, economic growth; regenerating infrastructure; and improving transport and connectivity Major conference […]

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The Future of Towers and Tall Buildings

Supporting the Built Environment Network (04 June 2020), Montagu Evans joined a panel of experts to debate the future of tall buildings.  Dr Chris Miele, a partner at Montagu Evans who specialises in advising on this form of development, reported that client interest was holding up surprisingly well, even in the office sector. He saw […]

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Bellway Submit Plans For Apartment Blocks

One of the UK’s leading housebuilders has submitted plans to develop five apartment blocks in Maidenhead. The site – a brownfield plot – could be transformed into 130 new homes over five blocks, which currently houses derelict office buildings. The developer has submitted plans to The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Council for the […]

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