One Stockport Exchange will ‘enable firms to benefit from £1bn investment’

New Grade A office building One Stockport Exchange will enable more businesses to benefit from the borough’s £1 billion investment, according to regeneration leaders. The five-storey workspace at the heart of the flagship mixed-use Stockport Exchange scheme was officially launched in the presence of property agents and Stockport Council representatives, bringing ... Read More...

How local councils are working commercially to generate revenue and bolster growth

How local councils are investing commercially to generate revenue and bolster growth AT A GLANCE •  Investments in commercial property and other assets are among the ways North West councils are generating revenue. •  Arms-length companies are increasingly being formed by the region’s councils to boost growth, jobs and regeneration. •  More commercially savvy ... Read More...

Northern Powerhouse investment is evidence of ‘momentum building’

The government’s £556 million Northern Powerhouse investment is “further evidence of the ongoing building of momentum” behind the concept, according to a North West expert. Prime Minister Theresa May announced the funding boost as part of an Industrial Strategy which was discussed during her first regional cabinet meeting yesterday (23 January). The ... Read More...