Hyphen Reception

WeWork pulls out of Hyphen

Dan Whelan

The co-working firm has ditched plans to lease the entire 51,000 sq ft Mosley Street office block under development in Manchester, following talks with the building's owner Boultbee Brooks Real Estate.

Logik Baring Street

Logik submits first of two Mayfield projects

Dan Whelan

Logik Developments, chaired by former cricketer Andrew Flintoff, has lodged an application to build a 12-storey block containing 215,000 sq ft of offices and a 170,000 sq ft hotel on Baring Street in Manchester.

Houndshill Extension

Blackpool readies £25m Future High Streets bid

Dan Whelan

The council aims to submit a bid next week for £25m from the £1bn Government pot and has outlined 11 schemes it would help fund, including the extension of Houndshill Shopping Centre and the redevelopment of the Old Post Office into a hotel.   

Maritime Way Apartments

Preston approves pair of apartment blocks

Dan Whelan

The two city centre residential schemes, one at Preston Docks and another on the site of a former sports hall on Garden Street, will together provide 87 apartments once complete. 

Weeton Fishing Park

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Crash Rehearsal Studio

Crash rehearsal studios up for sale

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Dan Whelan

The Imperial Warehouses building on Davies Street in Liverpool, which has planning permission for an aparthotel, is being sold after its owner Mantra Homes was placed into receivership in January.

LMA Liverpool

Sign-off nears for LMA’s £15m Metquarter campus

Dan Whelan

Liverpool Media Academy, a music and performing arts institution co-owned by singer Robbie Williams, is preparing to convert 17 former retail units at the Metquarter shopping centre into 50,000 sq ft of studios and teaching space. 

Waterside Altrincham

Pin Property lets space at Waterside

Dan Whelan

Hall Analytical, a specialist in product testing, has taken 21,400 sq ft on a 10-year lease at the 48,000 sq ft office scheme off Crewe Road in Altrincham. 

Lothbury Eastgate Street Chester

Chester’s Hobbs building sells for £1.75m

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Dan Whelan

Real estate fund Lothbury Property Trust, managed by London-based Lothbury Investment Management, has sold the grade two-listed, mixed-use building on Eastgate Street to a group of local investors.