Liverpool City Region is to invest £10m and a potential further £5m in the long-awaited regeneration of Kirkby town centre, following the purchase of developer St Modwen’s assets by the local authority this year.
Applications that would bring 11 blocks to sites across Liverpool are set to be approved at the city's planning committee on 10 December, including proposals for a mixed-used scheme at Great George Street, formerly earmarked for the failed New Chinatown project.
Parent, soldier, developer, philanthropist: the four sides to Gerald Grosvenor, the late Duke of Westminster, led ultimately to his development of Liverpool ONE, writes Peter Hynd, chairman of Promenade Estates and Ion Development.
Liverpool City Council is planning to submit an application this month for the remediation of the 28-acre development zone within Festival Gardens, as part of a timeline to deliver up to 1,500 homes on the former landfill.
Peel L&P and Your Housing Group "are exploring opportunities to work together" to build the delayed 31-storey tower at Princes Dock, with the construction contract being retendered after ISG was previously tipped the deliver the scheme.