North West PRS Conference 2018

North West PRS Conference | Summary, slides + photos

The region's private rented residential sector continues to grow but the risk of oversupply remains "the elephant in the room", according to industry experts speaking at Place North West's PRS Conference.

Selectric

Ordsall Lane homes top Salford planning agenda

Proposals from electrical manufacturer Selectric to redevelop its base on Ordsall Lane to provide 196 homes, designed by Fletcher-Rae, are expected to be approved by Salford City Council next week.

Irwell Chambers

Irwell Chambers extension secures funding

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Frontier Development Capital and Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking have committed more than £2m to fund the development of 20 apartments at the top of Irwell Chambers in Liverpool’s Castle Street Conservation Area.

Watkin Jones Chester Bus Depot

Boss to step back as Watkin Jones reports healthy year

The North Wales residential developer reported a 13% climb in revenue to £302m and an 18% leap in gross profit to £63.5m for the year to 30 September 2017, as Mark Watkin Jones announced his decision to resign as chief executive once a successor is found.

Circle Square Affinity

Select secures funding for £247m Circle Square apartments

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Select Property Group has completed a funding deal with the Greater Manchester Pension Fund and a consortium of senior lenders made up of NatWest, Lloyds Bank Commercial Real Estate and Greater Manchester Housing Fund to deliver build-to-rent apartments at Circle Square, Manchester.

Droylsden Site

Housing proposed for Tameside bleach works site

Emery Planning has submitted an application for 116 homes in Droylsden, Tameside, in a scheme that will feature 66 apartments and 50 three-storey townhouses at the junction of Edge Lane and Fairfield Road.