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Manchester boom in building makes it European leader

The city centre is seeing 11,000 flats constructed in 41 schemes, say Deloitte. New research shows that Manchester is one of Europe’s fastest growing cities. The annual Deloitte Manchester Crane Survey reveals that city centre apartment building has maintained per-recession levels of construction for the second year running. The city centre is seeing 11,000 flats […]

Manchester emerges as technological hub with Amazon eyeing headquarters in the city centre

Manchester is booming with tech startups and entrepreneurs from the UK, US, Europe and beyond, are fast creating a new community space that reflects the vibrancy and global outlook of the technology scene. Online retail giant, Amazon revealed in 2017 that they were looking for a 90,000 sq ft office in Hanover House, Corporation Street […]

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Manchester emerges as technological hub with Amazon eyeing headquarters in the city centre

Manchester is a place for tech startups and entrepreneurs from the UK, US, Europe and beyond are fast creating a new community space that reflects the vibrancy and global outlook of the technology scene. Online retail giant, Amazon revealed in 2017 that they were looking for a 90,000 sq ft office in Hanover House, Corporation […]

‘Cheesegrater’, ‘Walkie-Talkie’ deals make Hong Kong top buyers of London offices in 2017

But large overseas investment into London’s commercial buildings has brought more affordable cities such as Manchester and Birmingham into focus Hong Kong investors pumped record amounts into London office deals in 2017, adding to the large volumes of international capital which are forcing property transactions out of the capital into the wider UK. Transactions from […]

REVO: Chester Northgate inquiry due in early 2018

The project team at Chester Northgate said they expect the public inquiry into the CPO for site assembly to take place in early 2018. Cheshire West & Chester Council took control of the long-awaited city centre retail scheme in 2013 when it acquired the interests of Dutch property company ING Real Estate. CWAC, advised by […]