Hammerson to exit retail parks as profits plummet

The retail specialist, which pulled out of a proposed £3.4bn takeover of Intu in April, said in its half-year results that it will focus on destination shopping, following an 80% decline in first-half profits to £55.7m.  

South Manchester sales fuel rising investment market

Deals at One Didsbury Point, Cheadle Royal and Manchester Green were instrumental in the North West investment market hitting £1.4bn in the first half of 2018, up by £250m year-on-year according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s UK Investment Transactions report.

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Northgate development manager paid £1.6m by CWAC

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Rivington Land has been paid £1.6m by Cheshire West & Chester Council for its role on the proposed £300m Northgate project in Chester, which has come under heavy criticism from local businesses, although the company's chief executive David Lewis said "a great deal" had been achieved since its appointment.

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Bruntwood adds F&B to Alderley mix

The developer has secured planning permission for 20,000 sq ft of dining and retail space at Alderley Park, its science-led development in Cheshire.

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H&M fashion brand joins Liverpool One

Fashion brand & Other Stories, part of the H&M group, has signed for 5,500 sq ft at Liverpool One, joining other recent additions including Aether, Foot Locker, and Armani Exchange.