‘Final piece of jigsaw’ in Manchester regeneration could move step closer

A vision to guide the transformation of part of Manchester city centre dubbed “the final piece of the jigsaw” could move a step closer today.Manchester City Council’s executive will meet to consider the draft strategic regeneration framework for the Ramada complex on Deansgate.The 1.4 hectare site, which borders the city’s ... Read More...

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...