Story Homes progresses Preston resi site

Story Homes has exchanged contracts to buy a 50-acre plot on the edge of Preston from the Homes & Communities Agency, and is developing a timetable to build 300 homes.

Harbur starts on Preston student homes

The Manchester-based contractor has started on site with a £13m student accommodation scheme in Fylde Road, which will house 246 students in 44 five-bedroom flats and 20 studio apartments.

Preston reconsiders housing projects

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Preston City Council is set to approve the development of more than 450 homes across two sites at its planning committee meeting later this week, in Lea and in Broughton.