Citybranch is aiming to start work on the redevelopment of Altrincham’s Regent Road car park in the autumn, while another former office building in the town has been snapped up for a residential conversion.
Proposals by Peel to create a championship golf course and more than 1,000 homes at Hulton Park look set to be approved by an extraordinary meeting of Bolton’s planning committee next week, despite attracting more than 1,000 letters of objection.
Liverpool City Council has cancelled the tender process to find an operator for Croxteth Hall and its 500-acre country park, a competition which Signature Living had been vocal about attempting to win, instead deciding to keep the estate in-house and turn it into "a major visitor attraction”.
The administrators of collapsed developer Pinnacle (Angelgate) are to auction the long-stalled plot in Manchester for a guide price of more than £5m, potentially leaving the scheme’s original buyers £23.7m out of pocket.
Friday afternoon saw a lively few hours of informal business networking, as 450 guests gathered for lunch accompanied by musical entertainment and circus performers, sponsored by Malcolm Hollis and Wates at The Principal Hotel.