The foreign investor market in London is on its knees – with ‘hundreds’ of buyers of homes purchased off-plan over the last four years nursing huge losses.
A fine of over £29,000 has been imposed on an absentee landlord whose property was said to have put tenants’ lives at risk.
A landlord in Luton has been handed the largest fine the town has ever seen for breaches of the law regarding houses in multiple occupation, including a total disregard for the safety of his tenants.
My freeholder hasn’t been sending annual invoices, and has just landed me with a massive bill
Four tenancies between 144 acres and 335 acres will be available for tender with Cambridgeshire County Council later this month.
Applicants are being offered five-year farm business tenancies (FBT) on the farms, which range from a starter unit to large, equipped holdings.
West Sussex County Council’s planning committee has approved Cuadrilla’s application to flow test and monitor an existing exploration well at the company’s site at Lower Stumble, Balcombe.
Two Malaysian state-backed funds have said they will buy Battersea Power Station in a deal that values it at around £1.6bn - making it the biggest property deal carried out in the UK.
The terms of the deal value it ahead of the UK's biggest ever property transaction, the £1.28bn sale of the 'Walkie Talkie' skyscraper in the City last year, which was acquired by a Hong Kong firm.
Tailored Fire and Security is to relocate from Trafford Park after snapping up a unit in Oldham in a circa-£1m deal thought to be one of the largest freehold office deals of the year so far.
A development of 600 homes on land off Penny Pot Lane in Harrogate is to get underway following the sale of two adjoining sites to Persimmon Homes.
A 3.5-acre office park on the outskirts of Lichfield has been acquired in a new deal.
The park comprises three buildings and is situated within the Lichfield South development. The package had been marketed at £10.8m.
There is little evidence that handing public contracts to private organisations offers value for money for taxpayers, according a National Audit Office report published days after major government partner Carillion collapsed.
Almost one in 10 new homes created in the last two years were converted from offices without having to go through the planning system, according to research by the Local Government Association (LGA).
Developer Redrow is combining bricks and mortar boards as it launches the UK's first degree in housebuilding in an attempt to combat the crippling skills shortage that is threatening the sector.
A plan to build 14 new homes in the Lincolnshire village of Ancaster have been given the go-ahead.
Developer Wheatcroft Land submitted the proposals, which will see a former garage and petrol station turned into a residential development alongside a new Co-Op store which opened in 2016.
The increasingly global appeal of the Lake District as an attractive location for investors has been proven by the sale of a country guest house to a business based in India from an asking price of £1.1m
Quorum Estates has sold its industrial property portfolio to warehouse investment specialist Warehouse REIT plc for £18.25m in an off-market deal, reflecting a net initial yield of 7%.
Work has officially started on David Wilson Homes East Midlands’ development Doveridge Park.
Located on Derby Road, the development will bring a selection of 85, 1-5 bedroom homes to the area.
Buccleuch Property has released land at Westhill, a 52-acre development in Kettering, to develop a care home, affordable housing, and a new primary school in deals worth £15m.
A strategic 2.59 acre mixed use development site at George Street in Bradford has been snapped up by Land and Securities Ltd for £2.2m.
The £11m residential conversion of Horsforth Mill in Leeds is under way.