Strawberry Star Secures £75m For Lu2on Project

Developer Strawberry Star has secured £75m of funding from Cheyne Capital that will help deliver Phase One of their Lu2on mixed-use scheme in Luton – set to complete next year. The firm – who’re speaking at our upcoming Luton Development Plans Event – are transforming a 6.8-acre site and once complete the whole scheme will […]

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Council Plan Mass Transit System Unlocking Major Development Projects

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is planning a mass transit system along the A30 as they look to utilise infrastructure to unlock multiple development projects near Junction 7 of the M3. The Council is planning to draw up a “proactive strategic vision” that will focus heavily on infrastructure needs to ensure the major development ambitions […]

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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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Swan Housing Look to Develop New Modular Housing Factory

Documents have been released which show Swan Housing are looking to develop a new modular housing factory in Basildon which could produce over a thousand new homes a year. The £8.4m factory will aim to have a pipeline of 8,000 modular homes for delivery on sites across Essex and London – including the £500m Better […]

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Homes England Lodges 3,000-Home Community Plans

Plans for a new town including 3,000 new homes in Oxfordshire have been lodged by Homes England, as they submit an outline planning application to South Oxfordshire District Council. The former Chalgrove Airfield site are planning to bring forward a new community development on the site. Plans include: 3,000 new homes Town centre 5-hectares of […]

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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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Bellway Acquire Site at 1,900-Home Forge Wood Community

Major housebuilder Bellway has acquired a new plot which will further add to Crawley’s new ‘Forge Wood’ community. Forge Wood will on complete have delivered around 1,900 new homes creating a new neighbourhood in the area. The announcement by Bellway will see them develop land on the edge of the community – although no planning […]

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