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Lay takes on director role to grow Landwood Auctions

3 hours 43 min ago
Landwood Property Auctions, the recently launched auctions platform backed by the Landwood Group, has continued its growth with the appointment of Kate Lay as director.
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Conductor creates team to analyse social impact of new developments’

4 hours 45 min ago
Proptech firm Conductor has created a new team to analyse the social and economic impact of new developments.
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Modular housebuilder Click to deliver 238-home scheme in Slough

4 hours 47 min ago
Housebuilder Click Properties has received approval to build a residential development at Herschel Street in Slough, comprising of 238 homes and approximately 600 modular units.
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S Harrison secures Lincoln hotel sale to council

9 hours 3 min ago
Lincoln Council has acquired a new Travelodge hotel in the city centre from developer S Harrison for £13m.
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Smith set to replace Laffin as Assura chairman

9 hours 41 min ago
Primary care investor Assura has announced that its non-executive chairman Simon Laffin will leave the company in July after seven years in the role.
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PLA criticises draft bill on business rates for multi-occupied properties

9 hours 59 min ago
The government’s draft bill correcting how multi-occupied properties should be assessed for business rate purposes leaves too many areas open to interpretation, the Property Litigation Association (PLA) has warned.
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Aprirose markets £75m UK portfolio

10 hours 8 min ago
Aprirose has appointed Knight Frank to sell a £75m UK mixed-use commercial property portfolio.
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Tishman Speyer’s Verde reaches full occupancy

10 hours 28 min ago
Tishman Speyer’s Verde development in London Victoria has reached full occupancy after two leasing deals for a total of about 28,000 sq ft.
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Sweet success for Workspace with green light for Chocolate Factory redevelopment

11 hours 6 min ago
Workspace has been granted planning permission to create a significant mixed-use redevelopment featuring 230 new homes at its 2.3 acre Chocolate Factory and Parma House properties in Wood Green, London.
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Aberdeen Standard announces £70.8m City sale

11 hours 27 min ago
The Standard Life Pooled Property Pension Fund has announced the sale of its long leasehold interest in 60 Gresham Street in the City of London for £70.75m.
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Hermes seals deal for Glasgow office campus

11 hours 30 min ago
Hermes Investment Management has acquired the 508,144 sq ft Skypark office campus in Glasgow.
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Student REIT GCP sees NAV and dividends rise

12 hours 18 min ago
Student accommodation specialist GCP Student has reported strong interim results with EPRA NAV increasing 5% year-on-year to 146.1p and dividends rising 3.5% to 2.96p per share.
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Regional REIT records strong growth in EPS

12 hours 45 min ago
Regionally-focused office and industrial group Regional REIT has reported strong growth in earnings in full-year results but NAV per share dipped a fraction due mainly to the impact of new equity issuance and debt refinancing costs.
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Allsop expects larger March auction to beat 2017 total

14 hours 50 min ago
The auction house is offering 53 more lots than at last year’s sale, including 23 lots guided at £1m-plus.
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Acuitus to sell shopping centre for fraction of 2005 value

15 hours 1 min ago
Royal London Asset Management is putting a shopping centre it acquired for £17m in 2005 up for sale via auction with a guide price of just £3.7m.
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Safestore faces down shareholder revolt over exec pay policy

15 hours 2 min ago
Safestore has fended off a shareholder revolt against the self-storage company’s executive pay plans by the narrowest of margins.
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AIG acquires student block in Bournemouth

15 hours 7 min ago
AIG Global Real Estate has agreed to forward-fund a prime student accommodation development in Bournemouth for £40m.
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Schroders to sell Palace House

15 hours 12 min ago
Schroder UK Real Estate Fund (SREF) has appointed agents to sell Palace House on London’s South Bank for £55.4m.
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Grainmarket to sell City site with potential for new tower

15 hours 57 min ago
Marketing of Lime Street site opposite Lloyd’s Building will test appetite for City development opportunities.
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Watkin Jones moves forward with two regional student developments

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 17:40
Specialist student and build-to-rent developer Watkin Jones has been granted planning permission for a 778-bed student building on Whitefriars Lane, Coventry.
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