Manchester-based Paragon merges with Surrey firm

Manchester-based building and project consultancy Paragon has merged with Surrey-based Bond Davidson to create a £22 million turnover business.The combined company, which has its Manchester office at the Freetrade Exchange, is currently advising on projects with a total construction value of £5 billion.The two firms will continue to operate as Paragon ... Read More...

Manchester at MIPIM 2017 events programme announced

The Manchester at MIPIM Partnership has announced its full events programme for the forthcoming international property exhibition in Cannes.The city will play a prominent role in the MIPIM City Investment Forum, with Manchester City Council chief executive Sir Howard Bernstein leading a keynote address.Marty Edelman, executive chairman of Manchester Life Development Company, ... Read More...

Transformation of former BBC site to begin

A £750 million transformation of Manchester's former BBC site will get underway following the approval of first phase plans.Joint venture partners Bruntwood and Select Property Group secured planning approval for the residential-led Phase 1A of the proposed ‘Circle Square’ neighbourhood, which will also incorporate office, retail and public spaces.Construction will now ... Read More...