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Glenbrook’s 280-unit Vox completes

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Sarah Townsend

The £70m build-to-rent scheme in Cornbrook, Manchester, backed by investor Barings Real Estate, has reached practical completion and residents are expected to move in next month.

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Mayfield gears up to start phase one offices

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Sarah Townsend

The developers of the £1.4bn Manchester mixed-use scheme are starting to scout the market for pre-lets and financing for the first commercial offering, 320,000 sq ft of offices due to start on site this year.

81 Fountain Street Manchester Kier Property

Kier upbeat after cost-saving pays off

Shares in Kier jumped 11% this morning as it said half-year results would be “slightly above the board’s expectations” following the impact of Covid-related cashflow measures.

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February start for Swan Street tower

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Dan Whelan

Contractor RG Group has been appointed to build the 31-storey Manchester residential scheme on behalf of investor Ridgeback Group, which has bought the site from Cable Swan, a joint venture between Sir Robert McAlpine, Britannia Group, Prime Developers and Foundation Real Estate. 


Premier Inn at Circle Square completes

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Sarah Townsend

Contractor Russell WBHO has finished building the 158-bedroom hotel in Manchester on behalf of Bruntwood SciTech and Vita Group, which are developing the £750m Circle Square mixed-use scheme in a joint venture.

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GMCA lends Renaker £70m for pair of skyscrapers 

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Dan Whelan

The combined authority has awarded the developer loans of £37.5m and £32.4m from its Housing Investment Loans Fund to support the development of just under 1,000 apartments across schemes in the Greengate area of Salford and within the Great Jackson Street regeneration zone in Manchester.