MediaCity Pano Sep 2017

MediaCityUK braces for BBC expansion

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Sarah Townsend

The broadcaster leases around 330,000 sq ft at the Salford Quays mixed-use development and must now make room for additional staff to be relocated from London under its strategy to “get closer to audiences”.

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GM retrofit projects scoop £78m

Sarah Townsend

The Whitehall funding will be used to upgrade more than 150 public buildings including the Manchester Aquatics Centre, helping to cut carbon emissions and create jobs, the combined authority said.

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‘Resilient’ Harworth rallies to profit

Neil Tague

In its preliminary full year results for 2020, the developer reported a pre-tax profit of £33.4m as it awaits a verdict on plans for 1.1m sq ft of industrial space at Wingates, Bolton.

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ForViva lines up next Eccles land buy

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Sarah Townsend

The housing provider is close to purchasing a two-acre plot on Hallsworth Road, part of Salford City Roosters rugby club's ground, to redevelop into 48 social homes.

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House Crowd’s Downs Quarter to be sold  

Dan Whelan

LPA receiver David Currie & Co has been appointed to sell the 40-home Altrincham development after the peer-to-peer lender brought in administrators last week due to "ongoing financial issues".

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Bardsley land sale boosts creditors’ coffers 

Dan Whelan

The collapsed contractor's administrator has sold two plots at Dukinfield Golf Club to housebuilder Elan Homes for £1.8m, and extended the administration period for a further two years to increase the chances of delivering a financial return for creditors owed £45m.