Green light given for Liverpool residential tower

Moda Living and Apache Capital Partners today announce that, through their Private Rented Sector (“PRS”) Joint Venture, they have secured planning consent for their £82 million premium purpose-built rental development, ‘The Lexington, Liverpool’, the JV’s first major project in the... View Article

Kingspan installed on waterfront student accommodation

Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board has been specified as part of a new £42 million purpose built student accommodation project in Portsmouth, due to its outstanding thermal performance and ability to meet the stringent fire performance requirements for the project.... View Article

Crest Nicholson chooses energy efficient Scandinavian timber

Leading UK developer Crest Nicholson chose energy efficient Scandinavian timber windows from NorDan for its development at Bath Riverside Victoria Bridge Road. From studios to penthouse apartments, the development has transformed Bath’s western riverfront into a modern residential quarter. NorDan’s... View Article

Developer to revive former homeless hostel

A disused Salford hostel will be transformed into a youth centre following a planning approval from Salford Council. Petrie Court, on Cromwell Road will be turned into a £2m training centre dubbed the Salford Working Out Project. It will be refurbished to offer a gym, computer pool room... View Article

North London mixed-use scheme gets go-ahead

An eight-floor mixed use scheme will be build in North London after Barnet Council granted a planning consent last Thursday, 8 September. The development at 60 West Hendon Broadway will replace an existing tile and bath retail store with a... View Article

Redrow pledges multi-million investment in Stafford

More than £9 million will be invested in the local community alongside new homes to be built by Redrow in Stafford. Two years after the final home at its previous development in the town was sold, the award-winning housebuilder has secured... View Article

Major Whitechapel regeneration granted approval

L&Q have secured approval for a significant mixed-use scheme on a strategic site close to Whitechapel’s Crossrail station, which is due to open next year. Designed by award winning architects Stockwool, Whitechapel Central is set to transform the former Safestore... View Article

Calderpeel Architects nets trio of luxury homes schemes

Cheshire-based Calderpeel Architects has been appointed to design a trio of luxury housing schemes in the region worth around £14.5m. The practice has been appointed by high-end developer Altin Homes to design 24 contemporary four and five bedroom properties in... View Article

Latham supplies flooring for rustic barn conversion

James Latham has supplied 110m² of Amboise French Oak wood flooring from their Bausen range to complete a barn conversion in Ulnes Walton, Lancashire. The flooring was specially cut and engineered to fit around the original brick walls of Calverts... View Article

SIG360 helps Gloucestershire homes stay out of the cold

A specialist offering by the SIG360 Technical Centre has helped a housing development overcome a thermal product shortage, without compromising on its energy performance. The team at SIG360, which offers energy efficiency guidance for new and retrofit projects, provided assistance... View Article