Tony Lenehan Styles&Wood

Styles & Wood builds profit as service lines added

The interiors business this morning reported its full year results for 2016, a year in which profit before tax climbed 49.4% to £3.54m despite an overall fall in revenue of 8.9% to £104.7m.

Vicky Saunders

Saunders named MD at Bernard Taylor Partnership

Vicky Saunders, who had been the first female director in the Heaton Mersey-based architect's 70-year history, has become the first person to be named as its managing director in a newly created role.

Oxenwood buys in Trafford Park

Oxenwood Real Estate, in a joint venture with a Canadian institutional investor, has acquired a portfolio of UK warehouses for £286m, including a 330,000 sq ft unit in Trafford Park.

SDA New Recruits Ant Jackson Kate Winstanley Martin Thompson

String of hires at SDA

Salford-based construction consultant SDA has announced a series of new appointments to its project management and quantity surveying team.

St Mungos London Charity Resonance

Resonance rolls out social investment funds to regions

Investing in property to deliver social impacts such as housing refugees or helping homeless people find accommodation is maturing as an investment model, writes John Williams, head of property at Resonance, a Manchester-based fund manager.

Salford Sports Centre

Salford warehouse to become indoor sports centre

Graystone Action Sports Academy has submitted a planning application to Salford City Council to develop the 35,000 sq ft site into a sports centre, which will include trampolines, foam pits and a half pipe.