Design revealed for Leeds’ new public square and it will have free wifi

This is what Tower Square in Leeds will look like when it is finished. The 54,000 sq ft public square is part of MEPC’s Wellington Place development which is currently under construction in the city centre. There will be shops at ground floor and free wifi and the square will also be used to host […]

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Listen: Carter Jonas says Oxford and Cambridge will outperform rest of the UK for property investment returns

Carter Jonas is predicting that Oxford and Cambridge will be the top performers in property investment returns over the next four years. At the firms launch of its Commercial Edge report this morning it predicted a total return of 9.3% for Cambridge over the next four years against 8.1% for Oxford and the West End […]

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Photos and report: Estates Gazette’s Leeds Focus reception

The EG team and Leeds’ property fraternity took up residence in the Leeds Club for a few beers and what someone described as a ‘lovely spread’ last Friday. We can’t quite decide whether the general good mood was a result of the improving economy and a rising property market or the previous weeks skiing holidays […]

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Estates Gazette Yorkshire Focus synopsis

Estates Gazette Yorkshire Focus Published April 18 in print, digital and iPad editions Around the market We are on the look-out for significant deals in Yorkshire from the last six months leasing or investment and any sector. Deals need to demonstrate a new trend or something interesting about the market. For more details contact Elaine […]

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Boris may still make “mercy run” to MIPIM

Mayor of London Boris Johnson may be drawn down to MIPIM after all, writes EG’s Alex Horne. Today he told Estates Gazette: “It’s not inconceivable that I would make a mercy run to the south of France to relieve the property developers of their agony. I could turn up and comfort them with all the […]

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Video: Exclusive behind the scenes look at Birmingham Mailbox revamp

Estates Gazette has an exclusive first look of Brockton Capital & Milligan Retail’s revamped Mailbox mixed use scheme in Birmingham, ahead of the official opening of the 614,000 sq ft building in late spring, writes Lisa Pilkington. We speak to Milligan Retail’s creative navigator Paul Hanegraaf, who talks us through the vision for the £50m […]

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EG London April 11 edition – synopsis

EG London Published April 11, 2015 in print, digital and iPad editions Soho Analysis of the changing landscape of the area and its growth prospects Contact: Contact: David Thame, freelance writer, 01544 262 896, dthame@clara.co.uk Forgotten Zone 1 Lambeth North to Borough falls within Zone 1 and both just a tube stop away from major […]

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JLL’s Big 6 cities offices report is all of a Twitter about trains and ABBA

JLL’s annual Big 6 presentation this morning was all of a Twitter. Each city ‘s office performance – Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol – was summed up in Tweets with hashtags highlighting the key themes. Trains features a lot. Or rather infrastructure with several of the cities set to benefit from huge investment […]

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Photos: Design competition for proposed Nine Elms Pimlico pedestrian/cycle bridge

As part of the Nine Elms Battersea regeneration a new pedestrian/cycle bridge is proposed across the Thames, linking the site with Pimlico on the north side of the river. Wandsworth borough council launched a international design competition, the result of which you can see in the slide show below – some 74 different designs. Once […]

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Estates Gazette East of England Focus synopsis

Estates Gazette East of England Focus Published in print, digital and iPad formats 4 April 2015 Around the market We are on the look-out for significant deals in the East of England from the last six months leasing or investment and any sector. Deals need to demonstrate a new trend or something interesting about the […]

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