Real estate developer Select Property Group has secured planning consent from the Salford City Council for the construction of three new residential buildings in the Greengate district of Salford in Greater Manchester.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has provided €85m in financing to Limerick City & County Council for the re-development of opera site in Limerick, Ireland.
Swindon Borough Council has given the green light to a plan to build a 500,000 sq ft of regional leisure scheme in Swindon, just four months after SevenCapital took the reins of the scheme. Outline planning for the first phase of the £270m development has been recommended for approval by the council’s planning committee.
Property developer British Land will begin construction of 310,000 sq ft office at its Regents Place campus near Euston Station in London in March next year. The company will invest approximately £196m to convert and extend the existing 1990s-built 1 Triton Square in a bid to provide modern offices and improved public facilities. The company will construct three extra floors and extend floor plates into the unusually large atrium of the existing building.
Croydon Council has approved a revised redevelopment proposal for the Whitgift Shopping Centre submitted by the Croydon Partnership, a joint venture of (JV) Westfield and Hammerson. Westfield is investing £700m in the Croydon project.
Castlebrooke Investments, advised by Chapman Taylor, has submitted a new planning proposal to Belfast City Council for a £400m redevelopment project in Belfast.
Galliford Try Partnerships and Trafford Housing Trust and London & Quadrant (L&Q) have established a joint venture (JV) – Heath Lane Farm – to deliver a £100m housing development in Partington in Greater Manchester.
Galway City Council has given planning consent for the €104m Bonham Quay office development in Galway City Centre overlooking Galway Docks.
Henry Boot Developments has been chosen as development partner by Greater Manchester Property Venture Fund (GMPVF) for redevelopment of three buildings on the Island Site in Manchester city centre.
GRAHAM-BAM Healthcare Partnership, a joint venture between GRAHAM Construction and BAM Ireland, has won a contract from Belfast Health and Social Care Trust to build a new maternity hospital at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast.
Keepmoat Homes has secured approval from the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council to deliver 145 new homes between Bradford and Shipley.
The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has received planning consent in principle for a new £66m prison near Inverness Retail and Business Park.
Developer MEPC has broken ground on the government’s new regional Yorkshire hub to Wellington Place in Leeds.
Laing O’Rourke has secured a contract for the £700m expansion of London’s Brent Cross shopping centre.
DTZ Investors, a real estate manager, has obtained planning permission to redevelop the site of a Homebase store at Swandon Way in Wandsworth into a residential-led mixed use scheme.
Dartford Borough Council has appointed real estate developer Morgan Sindall’s Muse Developments as its development partner to manage the £75m regeneration of the Dartford’s Westgate area.
Keepmoat Homes, a UK-based house-building company, has been selected as the preferred bidder by Glasgow City Council for the £250m regeneration of a Glasgow housing estate.
The University of Cambridge has selected construction specialist Bouygues to support its plans to build new Cavendish physics laboratory for its scientific research.
Legal & General (L&G), a UK-based financial services company, has agreed to provide £53m in funding to build-to-rent (BTR) project in Birmingham, UK.
Lodha UK has obtained £517m in whole loan from M&G Investments for the development of its flagship scheme at No. 1 Grosvenor Square in central London.