New head of industrial at LSH

Commercial agent Lambert Smith Hampton has appointed Dean Young to lead its Manchester industrial agency team.Young, who founded specialist industrial agency Young & Co, previously headed up industrial teams at Knight Frank, CBRE and Edward Rushton.Young's previous clients in the region have included Global Investors, IPIF, M7Real Estate, Aberdeen Asset ... Read More...

Oglesby: Lack of skilled workers ‘biggest threat’ to northern prosperity

A lack of skilled workers is the “biggest threat” to businesses in the North according to Bruntwood chief executive Chris Oglesby.Oglesby was speaking at pro-manchester's Property and Regeneration Lunch in Salford yesterday (24 November), which reviewed the trends affecting development and investment in Greater Manchester this year.The Bruntwood chief, who earlier this ... Read More...

Overbury lands fit-out contract at XYZ building

Regeneration specialist Overbury has secured a contract to handle fit-out work at the XYZ building in Spinningfields, Manchester.The company will equip 16,500 sq ft of commercial space for media and entertainment group Global at the Allied London development.The completed office will include open-plan business space, a reception area, breakout spaces, ... Read More...