Owen Street Edit

L&G exchanges contracts to buy Renaker tower

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Legal & General Investment Management is understood to have exchanged contracts to buy one of the towers within Renaker's 1,500-apartment Owen Street development, currently under construction in Manchester.

Moss Side Leisure Centre 2

SITE VISIT | Moss Side Leisure Centre with ISG

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Charlie Schouten

Moss Side’s ageing leisure centre is currently undergoing an extensive overhaul with contractor ISG set to complete in November this year. Place North West visited the site to see how the centre is being fully refurbished to provide modern facilities for the local area.

Old House At Home Didsburyt

Didsbury pub demolition leads Manchester agenda

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An OMI-designed housing scheme on the site of the Old House At Home pub on Burton Road will go before Manchester City Council’s planning committee next week with a recommendation to approve, despite objections from more than 80 local residents.

Prescot Market Place Winning Design

Prescot Market Place set for January opening

A bistro and piazza will open at Prescot’s Market Place in January next year with construction work now under way on the Mark Wray Architects-designed project.

Tom Bloxham June 2018

Place Skills | Modular moment

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Knowing that his future lay in the property industry came 25 years ago for Tom Bloxham of Urban Splash. However, a revelation about the future of the sector came much more recently in 2005, when he first witnessed offsite construction in action.

Mark Booth

Booth takes MD role at Himor

Developer Himor has appointed Mark Booth, its finance director for the last two years, as its new managing director, replacing Darren Jones who left in late 2017.