Allied London has submitted a planning application for the first phase of residential development at its £1.3bn St John’s neighbourhood, for a site next to Grape Street which includes the former Coronation Street set.
Stockport Council has completed the purchase of Edgeley Park, securing its future as the home of the football club following rumours of a sale to property developers who proposed demolishing the ground.
Last year Manchester-based urbanist Martin Stockley swapped the North West for the Russian capital to work for property company State Development as chief engineer. He reflects on 12 months in Moscow and the cultural differences between the two countries.
The development of a 220,000 sq ft office at First Street, 93 homes at the former MMU campus in Didsbury, and a 53-bedroom aparthotel by Hodder & Partners in Knott Mill have been granted planning consent by Manchester City Council.