Goldman Sachs spends £150m on regional housing

Neil Tague

The financial giant's merchant banking division, working with operating partner Pitmore, has acquired a 918-home portfolio of North West rented houses from Gatehouse Bank.

McCauls OMI Laystall Street

Laystall Street plans lodged

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Neil Tague

Developer McCauls has submitted proposals including 89 homes and 8,000 sq ft of workspace at a site including the grade two-listed 32-34 Laystall Street, just off Manchester’s Great Ancoats Street.

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Westfields tops out FEC towers

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Neil Tague

Contractor Westfields Construction has reached the highest point at The Gate and The Stile residential buildings at developer Far East Consortium’s £200m Meadowside development in Manchester.

Ancoats Latest Masterplan Six Sites Dec 2020

Next phase of Ancoats plots 400 homes

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Sarah Townsend

Six parcels of development land at Poland Street and New Islington could deliver hundreds of new homes and a range of business and community facilities, under plans from Manchester City Council, Manchester Life and Great Places.

Greenwood Road Wythenshawe

Green light for Wythenshawe homes

Sarah Townsend

Developer ECS Capital is to build a 40-unit residential scheme in the Manchester suburb, designed by the architecture studio Falconer Chester Hall and approved after the original application was tweaked.


Rise buys final tranche of £25m Depot

Dan Whelan

The build-to-rent developer has acquired the second phase of the redevelopment of the former Stagecoach depot in Moss Side from contractor Rowlinson for around £9m, after buying the first phase last year for £16m.

Manchester Skyline NEW 2020

Housing starts and prices to suffer in 2021, says report

House prices and rental values in Manchester could increase by 3.5% in 2022 after a flat 2021, but low housebuilder confidence will impact starts on site for years to come, according to JLL’s UK Residential Forecast Report.