Labour leader Keir Starmer praises ‘passion and ambition’ of Durham development

14th May 2021|

By Alexa Fox, Reporter Mr Starmer was given a tour of the enormous Milburngate construction site this morning which is bringing a new hotel, 153 executive apartments, a four-screen cinema and multiple restaurants and bars to the city. Mr Starmer was joined by Labour’s deputy leader and chairwoman, Angela Rayner and Durham County Council leader Simon Henig who were all [...]

Property With A Purpose

26th April 2021|

By Pui-Guan Man, News Editor at EG 24 April 2021 Rethinking over-spaced flagships As some of the biggest names in retail disappear from our towns and cities, they are leaving behind the conundrum of how to fill swathes of empty space. Pui-Guan Man looks at some of the new uses to which former shops and department stores are being [...]

No.1 Spinningfields using pure green energy

29th March 2021|

By Lee Rhodes Manchester’s First Commercial Grade A Multi-Let Building using pure green energy procured by Open Green Energy. Open Green Energy have partnered with Schroders Asset Management and All Plus Management to procure pure green energy for No.1 Spinningfields. No.1 Spinningfields, a 350sf. BREEAM Grade A Commercial Office Building, was completed in 2017. It is the largest Grade A [...]

The owners of a Leeds apartment block with flammable cladding have spent £6m making it safe

9th March 2021|

How the owners of a Leeds apartment block with flammable cladding made it safe in the best way possible By Sharon Dale Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 10:30 am It is almost four years since the Grenfell Tower tragedy and yet the flammable cladding that caused devastation and 72 deaths is still present on hundreds of residential buildings. While the government [...]

Schroders publishes pathway to net zero carbon

22nd February 2021|

By Emma Shone | Thu 18 February 2021 Schroder Real Estate has published its pathway to achieving net zero carbon by 2050. The business said the pathway will build on its “integrated approach” to sustainability in its investment process. The pathway will set targets required as part of the Paris Agreement treaty on climate change to limit global warming to [...]