Lambert Smith Hampton has restructured its leadership team in the North West, promoting Gayle Taylor and Stephen Proudley to newly-created positions which means they will share responsibility for running the three offices in the region.
In his keynote speech to the Northern Powerhouse conference in Manchester, the Minister for the Northern Powerhouse acknowledged “massive challenges” facing regional productivity, largely due to poor transport connectivity “choking investment”.
The North West must recruit nearly 38,000 construction workers each year between now and 2021 if it is to create the homes and infrastructure the region needs, according to the latest report from Arcadis.
Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets has sold Virgin Media House, a 110,000 sq ft headquarters office building on Concord Business Park, South Manchester for £19.7m to Global Mutual at a net initial yield of 8.29%.
Liverpool FC and Knowsley Council have announced joint plans for a £50m redevelopment of the club’s academy in Kirkby including relocating first team training from Melwood which will be sold for housing.