Infrared Shed Sale

M6 corridor portfolio sold for £320m

InfraRed Capital Partners has exchanged contracts on the sale of the 4.5m sq ft Powerhouse portfolio of light industrial units, to real estate funds managed by Blackstone and M7 Real Estate.

Handforth Dean Shopping Park CPG

CPG faces long wait as retail inquiry continues

Neil Tague

Consolidated Property Group’s hopes of delivering close to 250,000 sq ft of retail and restaurants at Handforth Dean Shopping Park face a major delay, as the public inquiry into the project and a further scheme by Orbit nears the end of its allotted time with a welter of evidence still to be heard.

West Warrington Transport

Warrington to trigger £8.2m Omega highways spending

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Warrington Council’s executive board will next week be asked to give the go-ahead to Omega Local Highways Phase 3, a series of improvements to the road network around the Omega site, now firmly established as a logistics hotspot and moving into a phase of residential development.

C4 Consulting Directors

Arcadis pair join C4

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Lymm-based C4 Consulting has swooped on global powerhouse Arcadis to hire Ben Hibbert and David Ashley as directors.

Chester Northgate Artists Impression 1

Northgate secures another tenant as CPO hearing nears

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The £300m Chester retail and leisure scheme is to welcome Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy’s Tapas Revolution, as Cheshire West & Chester Council confirmed that the public inquiry into the use of compulsory purchase powers for the scheme will begin on 7 February.

Prologis Ao Crewe

AO distribution centre bought for £36m

Tritax's Big Box REIT fund, which was set up to invest in large logistics assets, has acquired part of AO World’s national distribution centre at Weston Road, Crewe for £36m.

Sapphire7864

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%.

Redsun Ellesmere Port

Redsun buys Ellesmere Port site

Redsun Developments has acquired a 22-acre industrial development site known as Hooton Park in Ellesmere Port from the Homes & Communities Agency.