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Cheyne Capital has agreed its second big finance deal with high-end retirement developer Riverstone, backing a Kensington scheme to the tune of £220mn.

This is Riverstone's third acquisition in prime London, and follows a significant move into the luxury senior living sector by Amazon Property.

"There has been a shift in how we think about later life living, with a new focus on enhancing the experience of retirees," say the designers of Auriens Chelsea.

The Other House, founded by LCP's Naomi Heaton, is turning Harrington Hall Hotel in South Kensington and the Wellington Block in Covent Garden into serviced apartment members' clubs.

Knight Frank's annual Ski Property Index saw chalet prices climb by 1.2% in 2020, marginally down on last year's +1.4%.

Auriens' KPF-designed super-prime retirement scheme in W8 has been given the go-ahead, having previously been refused by the Mayor of London.

Luxury hotel group Oberoi will operate Cain International's 23-unit serviced apartment scheme at 17-22 South Audley Street.

Berkeley Group and Audley Group will transform the former Government building - sold in 2016 - into 168 new homes, 103 later living apartments, and a 42-acre public park near Virginia Water.

Karen Mulville has filed a bankruptcy petition against business partner Johnny Sandelson in the High Court, which Sandelson argues should be dismissed

"Student housing is the most mature of the UK’s purpose-built rentalised residential markets," says Savills, offering up some First Class opportunities for property developers and investors - but it’s not …

Retirement home developer Elysian Residences has partnered with bookshop Foyles to create and manage libraries in top-end later living schemes across London and the South East

The value of the UK's "residential operational real estate" sector - combining build-to-rent, senior living and student housing - is set to quadruple, forecasts Savills, hitting £880bn once fully mature …