Reading Borough Council has approved plans for Royal Elm Park, a £500M landmark project adjacent to Reading Football Club’s Madejski Stadium.
Developer Ashfield Land has received approval for a £150M mixed-use development in Blackdog, Aberdeen.
Midtown Athletic Clubs has unveiled plans to build the $75M Midtown Athletic Club and The Hotel at Midtown in Chicago [pictured], US.
Elliot Group has secured planning consent for its £250M Infinity ‘triple towers’ project in Liverpool [pictured], UK.
Plans for a new shopping and leisure development in Rochdale town centre have received the go-ahead from Rochdale Borough Council.
Saudi Arabia has announced plans for a 334 sq km “entertainment city” south of Riyadh [pictured].The project will feature sports, cultural and recreational facilities — including a safari and a Six Flags theme park. The new city will be funded by the kingdom’s Public Investment Fund, who will be the main investor, and other local and international investors. Deputy crown prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud said in a statement, carried out by state news agency SPA, that the project will become “a prominent cultural landmark and an important centre for meeting the future generation's recreational, cultural and social needs in the kingdom”.Construction work is expected to commence in 2018, with the first phase of the project to open in 2022.
Kent-based construction firm RG Group has been selected as the main build contractor for Legal & General’s (L&G) St James regeneration development in Dover [pictured] town centre, UK.
US-based Sycuan Casino announced that construction has started on its $226M hotel and resort expansion project in San Diego, California.
US-based real estate investment and development firm Urban Commons has unveiled plans for a $250M waterfront entertainment destination in Long Beach, California.
Contractor Multiplex has topped out Hengyi Pacific’s $170M residential tower in Melbourne’s CBD.
Developer Stoford has been selected as the development partner by the Gooch Estate for a £200M redevelopment project in Birmingham [pictured].
Barnsley Council has decided to provide £70M in funding for the construction of a £120M retail-led development in Yorkshire, UK.
Lendlease has received Ministerial approval to develop a $1.2bn waterfront residential neighbourhood in Melbourne’s Victoria Harbour.
UAE-based conglomerate Al-Futtaim has broken ground on a 78,500 sq m mall project in Jebel Ali, Dubai.
Taylor Wimpey has been chosen as the preferred bidder for the £1bn redevelopment of two housing estates in Battersea, London.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) has secured joint venture equity and construction funding for a new apartment project in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood.
Urban&Civic and the Secretary of State for Defence have submitted plans for a new mixed-use project at Waterbeach Barracks on the northern fringe of Cambridge, UK.
Kier Construction and CTP Ltd have been selected by Liverpool City Council for a £200M scheme in Liverpool, UK.
Developer Landsea has secured a $102M construction loan to finance the construction of Avora, a 184-unit luxury condominium project in Weehawken, New Jersey.
Developer Knight Dragon has announced plans for a new £1bn crown-shaped project in London, UK.