Thousands of high street outlets have closed in the last decade, leaving behind a wasteland of betting shops. But one community in York has found a simple way to reverse the decline. Could their model be used nationwide?
Average 5.1% increase on band D properties comes despite local authorities cutting services
MPs and landlords are at loggerheads over the acceptable level of deposits demanded of tenants in England.
Annual house price growth remained subdued in March, according to the Nationwide building society.
Lincolnshire farmer has gained ownership of 14 extra acres of land near the River Humber after it became available through accretion – the gradual increase or creation of land through natural forces washing up sand, soil or silt from a water course.
The council-tax paying residents have found notices taped to their mobile homes by bailiffs
West Midlands Trains has helped put Birmingham’s office market take-up figures on the right track after completing the largest letting of the year so far.
220 staff are moving into 21,743 sq ft at 134 Edmund Street in the city’s business district.
The former offices of the Loughborough Echo are up for sale.
The 1,907 sq ft building, on the corner of Royal Way and Belton Road, is over two storeys and features 12 car parking spaces.
F&C Property Growth and Income Fund, managed by BMO Global Asset Management, has bought a 58,640 warehouse at Logix Park Hinckley for £5m.
House prices in Manchester increased by 7.1 per cent last year according to Hometrack.
Regional cities such as Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool have continued to see house price increases while the market has slowed down in London.
A prominent mixed-use building in Nottingham city centre has been sold in a deal brokered by NG Chartered Surveyors.
Acting on behalf of Project Ferry (No.2), Jonathon Seddon, director at NG, has sold the 6,015 sq ft Granby House on Friar Lane to Brooklyn (WS) Ltd.
One landmark Nottingham city centre’s building has been sold to a private investor in a deal worth around £4m.
Mere Grange Business Park in Leaside, St Helens has been sold by Network Space to Squarestone for £4.85m, representing a net initial yield of 7.85%.
Construction firm Kier Property has signed a deal with Liverpool City Council and CTP to deliver the £200m Pall Mall scheme.
Industrial property investor Stenprop has acquired a fully-let industrial estate in Huddersfield for £5.8m.
Walker Morris is to relocate to 33 Wellington Street in Leeds – a move that will be the largest professional services relocation in the city for almost 15 years.
The consumer group Which? says the new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards starting next weekend could affect 300,000 buy to let properties.
UK councils own one in five buildings currently occupied by restaurant chains, putting them at risk as many high street chains such as Prezzo struggle.
Administrators will this week fire the starting gun on a sale of nine hotels owned by flamboyant property tycoon Vincent Tchenguiz after the investment company that owned them went under.
Housebuilders are pressing the Government to give them more credit for meeting new home targets to counter fierce criticism that they are failing to deliver.
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