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Dalata opens first hotel in Scotland

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 18:50
Irish hotel group Dalata has opened its first hotel in Scotland: the four-star Maldron Hotel Glasgow city.
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M&S to upsize anchor store in White Rose Leeds

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 18:44
Landsec has announced that M&S will relocate its anchor store in White Rose Leeds to the former Debenhams store.
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Cushman & Wakefield and Grainger named ‘champions’ of WCCS education bursary

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:28
The Worshipful Company of Chartered Surveyors (WCCS) has signed up Cushman & Wakefield and Grainger as new champions for its education bursary, Property Week can reveal.
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Kinrise debuts in Liverpool with former bank HQ purchase

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:11
Hybrid workspace provider Kinrise has acquired the former Martins Bank headquarters in Liverpool, the firm’s first property acquisition in the city.
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CapitalRise loans £9.2m for Bloomsbury office conversion

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:09
Prime property lender CapitalRise has provided a £9.2m senior loan to JW Private Finance for the refinancing and development of two freehold Georgian townhouses in Bloomsbury, London, Property Week can reveal.
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Halifax £60m mixed-use later living plans submitted

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:06
Crosslee Properties has submitted plans to Calderdale council for a mixed-use development on a vacant 27-acre site in Hipperholme, near Halifax.
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McCarthy Stone seeking 60 new sites a year

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:04
Later-living housebuilder McCarthy Stone has increased its existing programme to buy land across England and Wales to acquire 60 new sites a year.
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Bruntwood SciTech creates new director of life sciences role

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:02
Bruntwood SciTech has appointed Dr Kath Mackay, managing director of Alderley Park, as its director of life sciences – a new role established as the business expands in the life sciences sector.
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Plans submitted for next phase at Salford’s Middlewood Locks

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:01
Developer Scarborough Group International has submitted two reserved-matters planning applications and a revised outline planning application for phase three of its Middlewood Locks project in Salford.
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UK only country in which Russians increased pandemic investment activity

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 16:00
The UK is the only country that Russian-speaking investors have increased their investment in during the pandemic, research has found.
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Essensys appoints Asia-Pacific chief executive

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 15:58
Flexible workspace proptech firm essensys has hired Eric Schaffer as chief executive of its Asia-Pacific business, effective immediately.
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Barings and HBD acquire 20.5-acre logistics site in Rainham

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 14:35
Barings has partnered with HBD to acquire a 20.5-acre logistics development site in Rainham, east London with an expected GDV of more than £100m, London.
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Long Harbour, PSP Investments and Cadillac Fairview team up to form £1.5bn BTR platform

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 14:32
Long Harbour is to create a build-to-rent platform with total capital of more than £1.5bn, in a joint venture with Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) and Cadillac Fairview.
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Urban Catalyst and Swan Housing seek partner for £1.3bn Essex regeneration

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 13:49
Urban Catalyst and Swan Housing are on the hunt for a new equity partner to fund its £1.3bn Purfleet-on-Thames, Essex regeneration.
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Tilney Smith & Williamson appoints Grigg as new chair

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 13:43
Tilney Smith & Williamson has appointed Chris Grigg as its new chair.
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Sixteen boosts headcount to 14

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 13:30
Manchester-based agency Sixteen has bolstered its building consultancy team with the appointment of two new building surveyors. Peter Saville joins Sixteen from Aitchison Raffety and Mike Dawson joins from Pin Property Consultants.
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Canon snaps up The Bower in major Thames Valley office deal

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 10:53
Canon has taken the entirety of The Bower at Stockley Park for its UK and European headquarters.
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LEXI Finance partners with Shawbrook Bank to fund Bournemouth development

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 10:40
LEXI Finance has arranged a £10.3m loan with Shawbrook Bank to fund a Bournemouth residential development, Property Week can reveal.
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L&G and NatWest Group Pension Fund form £500m JV for retirement home portfolio

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 09:53
Legal & General has entered into a 15-year joint venture partnership with NatWest Pension Trustee Limited (NWPTL), the defined benefit pension scheme of NatWest Group, to invest £500m of equity in building later-living communities.
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London Square targets expansion as annual profit rises despite pandemic

Tue, 08/03/2021 - 08:29
Residential developer London Square produced an increase in profit despite completed fewer homes during the pandemic struck year to the end of March.
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