Developer manages to sell over 40% of available apartments, pitching that Soho and Oxford Street will shortly become “one of Prime Central London’s most sought after residential addresses”
Profits have “returned to normal level” at Tony Pidgley’s FTSE 100 firm, as the housebuilding giant moves on from some big-ticket PCL developments.
The new “Mace Tech” promises dramatic time and resource savings for property development projects.
U+I’s reinvention of the former London Fire Brigade HQ site will deliver 443 new homes alongside a new fire station and museum, a hotel, office and retail space.
More than a fifth of the 98-metre residential tower’s facade will be a “vertical vegetal ecosystem”, requiring no special attention from residents.
Housebuilder names architect for its flagship project, Wilton Park in Beaconsfield – which is set to deliver 350 new homes on a former MoD site.
Capital & Counties has offloaded its stake in the Earls Court development to Delancey and APG for £425m. The firm has picked up two new properties in Covent Garden, and “is now positioned as a prime central London property investment business and will convert to UK REIT status before the end of 2019.”
tp bennett and Highpoint Estates have won planning approval to build five new-build houses on Lancelot Place, replacing a previous permission for five smaller dwellings
In Pictures: ZHA’s first refurbishment of an apartment building interior
Iain McPherson will take over as Group Chief Executive of Countryside Properties from Ian Sutcliffe next year
Mark Allan will take over from Rob Noel as CEO of Land Securities by June
INTERVIEW: One of the biggest names in luxury, Canadian hospitality giant Four Seasons has pioneered the concept and delivery of branded residences since 1985, and now operates 41 such schemes across 19 countries around the world – including the recently-launched Twenty Grosvenor Square in London’s Mayfair; PrimeResi spoke with the man now in charge of the global residential rollout about choosing the right development partners, setting new benchmarks, and the shift in expectations at the top of the market…