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Northern Trust buys in Bootle

Lancashire property group Northern Trust has acquired Maritime Enterprise Park, a 70,222 sq ft multi-let industrial estate in Bootle, from Hansteen for an undisclosed sum.

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Ion bags pair of deals at Earlsfield

Developer Ion has completed agreements with leisure group Marston's and garage and forecourt operator Euro Garages at Earlsfield Park, its 50-acre scheme at junction 2 of the M57.

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Storage firm signs at Stonebridge

St Modwen has sold a 17,500 sq ft unit at Stonebridge Business Park, the third unit of four developed in 2017 at the park to be disposed of.

Runcorn Cube

Oceanic buys in Runcorn

Advised by industrial specialist LM6, Oceanic Estates has purchased the former Baldwin Filters regional distribution facility at Preston Brook in Runcorn for a price understood to be around £8.4m.

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COMMENT | First come, first served in developer insolvency

Northern cities have enjoyed such a sustained period of growth that it is hard to imagine the boom coming to an end. However, despite the prevailing optimism, there have been casualties among developers and investors, writes Alastair Lomax of TLT and Steve Williams of FRP Advisory.

Grosvenor Manor New Care

New Care agrees £60m deal with Octopus

New Care, part of the McGoff Group, has sold three assets in the region as part of a £60m disposal to Octopus Healthcare, with Knight Frank advising.

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St Modwen ties up 200,000 sq ft Knowsley letting

Developer St Modwen has let 200,000 sq ft to Burhill DCR Logistics at Moorgate Point Industrial Estate in Knowsley, having completed a £2.3m refurbishment programme at the park.