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Yorkshire Brickwork Contractors announces official sponsorship with Almondbury Spartans ARFLC

Yorkshire Brickwork Contractors is delighted to announce its official sponsorship with Almondbury Spartans, in order to support their ambitions as a new, local Huddersfield based rugby club, with the goal of facilitating essential opportunities.

CMS offers support service to NHS to keep hospitals running

Commercial Maintenance Services (CMS) UK Ltd is offering its expertise to the NHS should any of its critical building systems fail during the current...

Home working could be start of gender parity in construction sector

The effects of Covid-19 could change the makeup of the construction workforce forever, according to a leading academic.

New Yorkshire Property Business Offers Flexible Option To UK Housing Market

The impact of the spread of Covid-19 has created an uncertain time for the UK housing market. However, 321 Move are proud to provide an alternative to the traditional sale of property on the open market.

Jobs created as Thorp Arch business park scheme is fully let

Harrogate-based developer Marrtree has reported that its 20,000 sq ft business park next to Thorp Arch Estate near Wetherby is now fully let, less than 12 months after construction was completed.

Landmark Bradford Telegraph and Argus building sold to London developer

Property consultant Eddisons has sold one of Bradford’s best-known buildings, Newsquest’s iconic Telegraph and Argus headquarters in the city centre.

Top marks for Manningham Housing Association

Manningham Housing Association (MHA) has been awarded the highest achievable gradings by the independent body responsible for overseeing the performance of housing associations in...

London property company completes refurbishment of Leeds business park

Carter Towler and Cushman & Wakefield launch refurbished Landmark Court, Elland Road, Leeds.

Leeds signage manufacturer acquires North West business to keep up with surging demand

A Leeds-based digital and traditional signage specialist has acquired a St Helens business to add capacity to the growing 132-year old firm.

Affordable homes scheme boosts Cleckheaton regeneration

A former derelict site close to Cleckheaton town centre has been transformed into an impressive affordable housing development by Unity Homes and Enterprise. Seven brand...

Fine dining for Bellway buyers

Simon and Fallan Isherwood were treated to a delicious fine dining experience in their own home, courtesy of award-winning housebuilder Bellway. The couple entered...

Years of graft deliver ‘overnight success.’

Overnight, Sean Egan became regional managing director with one of the UK’s top five housebuilders. The challenge was created by the £1.1 billion acquisition of...

Danny’s sparking success in Sheffield

A bright spark from Frecheville, Sheffield has landed himself an apprenticeship after shining during a work experience placement. In the spotlight, Danny Walsh, 20, has...

No place like home for Cleveland Bridge with contract award for A19 Testo’s flyover...

Maintaining its proud association with North East England, Cleveland Bridge UK has secured another project in the region to manufacturer a new structure in...

High Street Group completes its first Build to Rent development for Grainger plc

The High Street Group has completed the first project in its build-to-rent pipeline, delivering much-needed new rental housing in central Milton Keynes on behalf...

Huge former Argos distribution centre snapped up

Broadland Properties acquire huge former Argos distribution facility at Wakefield Europort in a deal negotiated by Carter Towler

Heritage building specialists Austin Newport Group acquired by Artelia Group

RG Corporate Finance has advised the owners of specialist property business, Austin Newport Group, in its sale to global project management, engineering and consultancy...

Oakland Group is Driving Project Efficiency

The government have just released their Budget Report for 2020 and announced that £640 billion of gross capital investment will be given to the...

Anwyl Partnerships secure £25million construction project

Anwyl Partnerships, specialists in the provision of residential land and build developments, has been awarded its largest construction contract to date, a £25million affordable housing and extra care development in Wirral, Merseyside.

Major home refurbishment programme for 0800 Repair’s social housing division for Bernicia

0800 Repair, part of Pacifica Group, is supporting a major home refurbishment programme across the North East for Bernicia with the installation of more...

New Head of Residential Property joins Glaisyers Solicitors

Tom Simpson will lead a fast-growing team of seven.

Budget affordable homes pledge is ‘good news on the surface’ – housing association CEO

The chief executive of Leeds-based housing association Unity Homes and Enterprise has described Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak’s Budget announcement of a £12...

Thirteen supporting young people in Middlesbrough

Housing organisation Thirteen is providing further support to the Netherfields area of Middlesbrough by funding projects for young people living in the neighbourhood. Thirteen has...

Bellway picks up land in Prestwich

Bellway is pleased to announce that it has acquired just over 11 acres of land on George Street in Prestwich for a brand new...

Scanlans wins property management deal for Ironworks scheme in Leeds

Scanlans is expanding its property management portfolio in Leeds with an agreement to look after 68 energy-efficient homes at an award-winning scheme on the city’s South Bank, one of the largest city centre regeneration projects in Europe.

Northern Quarter expansion for family-run furnishings specialist

LOFT, which has historically specialised in landlords and property managers, is targeting city centre residents with its new Northern Quarter furniture showroom.

LegalforLandlords adopts Open Banking in industry first

LegalforLandlords is the latest business to embrace Open Banking, and the first in the industry to integrate the technology across its entire tenant referencing...

Architects with designs on the future strengthens its directorial team

A Saltaire-based architects has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of a new director. Martyn Booker takes the position at Rance Booth Smith Architects...

New homes in Middlesbrough are taking shape

Thirteen invited some of its partners including the Mayor of Middlesbrough, Andy Preston and Dilys Jones, head of home ownership and supply at Homes...

‘Property boom’ helps growth of Napthens team

A local property boom has helped the Plot Sales team at Napthens solicitors report almost 50 per cent growth in the last two years.

Walton Robinson develops ‘operator ready’ café/restaurant in central Newcastle

Walton Robinson, the Newcastle-based property specialist, is expanding the city’s vibrant hospitality offering with the transformation of part of a Grade 2 listed building...

Wakefield Comes Out Top For Helping New Homes Buyers

The City of Wakefield has been named as a Help to Buy hotspot after a record number of buyers benefitted from the Government scheme in the district both since its inception and in the last twelve months.

Former Henry Boot Chief Executive joins Beal Board

Recently retired John Sutcliffe, Chief Executive of Yorkshire-based property developer Henry Boot PLC, has joined the Board of fast-growing Beal Homes

Toon fans help to devise plan for Newcastle-themed bar for Strawberry Place development

The High Street Group plans to create a Geordie-themed bar/restaurant within its Strawberry Place development, which will include ideas provided by Newcastle United fans. The...

Grove Hill transformation unveiled by Thirteen

A former housing site in Middlesbrough that was demolished several years ago as part of a huge regeneration programme, has been transformed into the...

Work underway on new Rowlands Gill homes

Work is underway on a development of 23 new homes in Rowlands Gill. The three and four bedroomed properties, at Gibside Chase, are being delivered...

Homes worth £4m reserved as game-changing Goole development takes off

Homes with a total value of £4m were reserved during a hugely successful launch weekend for Beal Homes’ new The Greenways development in Goole.

Skelmersdale based Proteus Facades Creates A Striking Zig-Zag Façade At Kings Cross

Perforated cladding panels like no other from Proteus Facades, based in Skelmersdale, have helped to transform a defunct 1980s structure in the heart of London into a visually striking, contemporary commercial office space.

Sheffield City Region Open For Business And Seeking Investors At International Property Conference

The Sheffield City Region (SCR) is set to showcase a number of fully investible schemes from its investment portfolio at MIPIM 2020, the world’s largest annual property conference, held in Cannes between 10th and 13th March.

Anwyl celebrates 90th anniversary

It’s time to celebrate; the Flintshire-headquartered Anwyl Group is 90 and will mark the milestone with a series of special 90-themed community and charity donations during its anniversary year.