Consultation on the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework has just three days to run, bringing to a close a two-month process examining a plan described this week by Mayor Andy Burnham as supporting “ambitious levels of growth”.
Cordatus Property Trust, a joint venture between CBRE Global Investment Partners and Cordatus Real Estate, has acquired a Selco trade centre unit in south Manchester as its latest addition to the fund.
A motion has been submitted by the local authority’s Conservative group ahead of Trafford Council’s meeting next week asking leader Andrew Western to pressure the Greater Manchester leadership over its proposed spatial framework.
Christine Gaskell, chair of the Cheshire & Warrington LEP, told an event at MIPIM that the region has the potential to create the world’s first zero carbon industry cluster, based around its Energy Innovation District proposition.
The private rental housing developer and investor has reported “good progress” in a half-year period that saw it achieve its target of committing £900m, although it warned of a possible slowdown this year.
Manchester City Council's executive will this week consider a proposal to refresh the regeneration framework for Eastlands, with officials citing a need for major development at the Etihad campus along with more commercial development and affordable housing in other areas.