Andy Burnham

Burnham names advisory panel

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Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has cast the net wide in selecting his first Business Advisory Panel, with just one representative of the property sector being named, in Nicola Hodkinson, director of business services at Seddon Construction.

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Quorum sells warehouse portfolio for £18m

Wilmslow property company Quorum Estates has sold its industrial portfolio to sector specialist investor Warehouse REIT for £18.25m, reflecting a net initial yield of 7%.

Aldi Seymour Grove Closing

Aldi checks out after 27 years to join grocery gateway

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Paul Unger

When Aldi opened in Seymour Grove, Old Trafford in July 1990 it was only the fifth UK store for the German retailer, which had been trading in this country for just three months. The much-loved local store is due to close today as Aldi moves to a 50% larger outlet at White City Retail Park, opening tomorrow, among a 300-metre stretch of rivals that includes Tesco Extra, M&S Foodhall, Iceland’s Food Warehouse, Home Bargains, and a proposed Lidl.

Bauer Millett Found Space Ask

Carillion sells Ask Real Estate for £14m

The troubled contractor has sold its 66.67% stake in Ask Real Estate, and its 50% interest in Ask Carillion Developments to Dukehill, which is run by the Richardson family property business, for a cash consideration of £13.8m.