Tag: Industrial Property

Tamworth Centurion Park Expansion Approved

Posted on 31 October, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Developments

As property values throughout the country begin to edge towards pre-recession levels, local authorities are keen to approve developments which could boost local economies. This has seen North Warwick Borough Council give the green light to an extension of the... Read More

Leeds Enterprise Zone attracts burst of Development Activity

Posted on 30 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Hundreds of new jobs are in the pipeline as Leeds’ landmark urban enterprise zone witnesses the start of four major industrial projects — with three more awaiting consent. Work is already underway on two separate projects for Wilton Developments,... Read More

Cheshire Munitions Factory Sale attracts ‘Considerable’ Interest’

Posted on 16 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Business News, Commercial Sales and Lets, Uncategorised

Less than four months after the completion of a five-year £83m transformation BAE Systems is selling its Cheshire munitions factory. Commercial property consultants GVA says it has already received “considerable” interest from British and overseas... Read More

Port Sunlight plans demonstrate Unilever’s commitment to Spiritual Home

Posted on 14 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments, Top Properties

The Anglo–Dutch consumer products manufacturer Unilever is building a £24m “super factory” at Port Sunlight, its spiritual home on the Wirral. Bigger than a football pitch, the conglomerate’s Advanced Manufacturing Centre will be attached its... Read More

Buccleuch off-loads three more Industrial Assets

Posted on 6 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Buccleuch Property — one of Europe’s oldest privately-owned businesses — has sold three of its English industrial estates for almost eight-million pounds. Earlier this year the property firm, part of the Buccleuch Group, sold off Clydesmill... Read More

Industrial Park planned for derelict Yorkshire Water Works site

Posted on 1 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Regeneration plans for a former water treatment site could create as many as 1,000 new jobs, the company behind the 57-acre scheme has claimed. Keyland Developments — the property trading arm of Kelda Group and a sister-company of Yorkshire Water —... Read More

Second Developer joins Merseyside Logistics Race

Posted on 26 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Niche real estate and distribution specialists, B8 Real Estate (B8RE), has been appointed sole agent for what it describes as the biggest speculative industrial development on Merseyside for years. Developer New Capital Knowsley will start work next... Read More

Buoyant Yorkshire Market is a “Land Of Opportunity”

Posted on 24 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

Less than three weeks after it announced the signing of two more tenants at its 70-acre Burnley Bridge Business Park, the Eshton Group says its expects to see its turnover top £10m by 2016. The Guisley-based developer — currently reporting a... Read More

Work set to begin on the World’s most Advanced Factory

Posted on 23 September, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments, Top Properties

Work will start next month on a £43m advanced manufacturing facility in Sheffield that aims to become the “world’s most advanced factory” on its 2015 completion. Factory 2050 — to be built on a new Advanced Manufacturing Campus at Sheffield... Read More

Australian Warehouse and Industrial Property in Demand

Posted on 20 September, 2014 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Industrial property in the Australian market delivered returns of 12.1 per cent over the year ended June 30 2014. This exceeds the returns from retail and office property, which generated returns of 9.8 and 9.0 per cent, respectively. The strong... Read More