Pestana CR7

Ronaldo hotel approved, Speakers House deferred  

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Dan Whelan

Hotel firm Pestana’s 150-bed hotel in Manchester, backed by Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, has received the green light to go ahead, while a decision on Kames Property Income Fund’s proposed 135,000 sq ft Deansgate office scheme was deferred pending a site visit. 

Bloom + Mindel

Heritage conversion approved for Mindel House

Sarah Townsend

Developer Beech Holdings is to convert the Victorian warehouse and the neighbouring 11 Bloom Street in Manchester city centre into 80 low carbon apartments.

Granada Studios

Tweaked Granada Studios to progress

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Dan Whelan

Allied London has been granted approval to push ahead with revised plans to redevelop the former Granada Studios, reducing the number of hotel rooms from 210 to 175 and increasing the amount of office space.

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MCR lodges 1,200-home Gasworks plans 

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Dan Whelan

Subsidiary Southvalley Estates has submitted proposals for nine blocks ranging from eight to 33 storeys on the former Rochdale Road Gas Works site, the latest project in Manchester’s £1bn Northern Gateway masterplan. 

3 Sps Crane Removal

Russell WBHO tops out at St Peter’s Square

Neil Tague

Construction has reached its highest point at the £50m 3 St Peter’s Square in Manchester, the Property Alliance Group project that will house a Motel One and a Staycity aparthotel from autumn 2021.

Deluna Ancoats Northhold

Construction of Cheshire Cheese flats begins

Dan Whelan

Developer Northhold Group has appointed contractor ABGI Construction to build Deluna, a 38-apartment scheme on the site of a former pub on Oldham Road in Manchester. 

Watkin Jones Fallowfield Courtyard Sketch

Watkin Jones plots Fallowfield student scheme 

Dan Whelan

The developer is readying plans for 440 student beds on the site of the USDAW trade union building on Wilmslow Road in Manchester, a scheme designed by Tim Groom Architects.