About Amstone

Founded in 1989, Amstone has a proven track record of working with development partners, planners, communities and funders to achieve exceptional results. We have an enviable mix of market knowledge and experience.

We act as a ‘best in class developer’ delivering considered and efficiently designed schemes providing excellent homes for the occupiers, whilst also providing strong net investor returns. Amstone brings a track record in locating, unlocking and delivering BTR opportunities and have recently delivered one of the UK’s largest BTR schemes.

We have a reputation for delivering successful PRS (Private Rented Sector) developments. Our keen eye for emerging opportunities has led us into ambitious projects, focusing on mixed-use developments. In 1999, we completed our first retail scheme. Today, we have mixed-use, residential, retail and leisure schemes in progress, worth over £100 million.

Latest Industry News
  • The City of London has granted planning permission to redevelop Seal House at 1 Swan Lane.

  • Trafford Council has approved Maloneview’s £70m regeneration plans for The Square Shopping centre in Sale, Manchester.

  • Independent bakery and baking school Bread Ahead is set to open in Wembley Park as part of Quintain’s transformation of the retail and leisure offer at the scheme.

  • British Land has submitted a planning application to develop a new landscaped park at Broadgate in the City of London.

  • Modular ‘smart home’ developer Project Etopia has opened a factory in Cheshire that can produce up to 2,000 homes per year.

  • UBS Asset Management has acquired the Seven Hills Business Park in Edinburgh for £15m.

  • The Metro Mayor of Liverpool Steve Rotherham warned architects to avoid “cheap and nasty” building materials on a panel at the Liverpool Stand of Mipim 2019.

  • Patrizia Immobilien has received planning permission for its new ‘Edgbaston Residences’ build-to-rent (BTR) scheme.

  • Europa Generation, a joint venture between Europa Capital and Generation Student, has let the office element of student scheme Oxford Point in Bournemouth to Regus.

  • Sir Philip Green is “exploring several options” to restructure Arcadia Group including the possibility of a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) that would see it close stores.

  • Supermarket Income REIT’s investment advisor Atrato Capital has appointed former Sainsbury boss Justin King as a senior advisor.

  • Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has joined forces with Canada’s PSP Investments and QuadReal Property Group to build one of London’s largest private rented sector (PRS) schemes next to the Westfield shopping centre in Stratford.

  • Segro, British Land and Berkeley Group were among the best performing companies on the FTSE 100 on Friday.

  • Queensgate Investments has completed the acquisition of a portfolio of London hotels from private group Grange Hotels for around £1bn.

  • WeWork has hired Uber’s general manager for the UK and Ireland Tom Elvidge as its new chief operating officer for Europe.

  • Stevenage Borough Council has signed an agreement with Mace to carry out a £350m redevelopment project in its town centre.

  • Berkeley Group has stuck by its profit forecast for the next two years despite “the current uncertain and volatile operating environment”.

  • Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments have acquired the Candleriggs Quarter development site in Glasgow from Inhabit.

  • Shares in Capital & Regional plummeted 11.6% on Thursday to 28.2p after reporting a cut in its dividend to 0.60p per share, down from 1.91p at the same time last year.

  • Strettons has hired former Auction House London head of relations Andrew Brown as director of auctions.

  • Commercial lending platform has raised £3bn of third-party capital in past year

  • Debt includes senior and junior loan participations and has a remaining term of around five and a half years

  • A flat in the City, a former hostel in Sunderland and a development site in Surrey are among star lots at the sales

  • Paloma Capital has acquired the 400,000 sq ft Dearne Mills Distribution Centre in Barnsley from an LPA receiver for £11.6m, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.7%.

  • The Home Office has kicked off a search for a 350,000 sq ft-plus head office in Croydon and one of the options under consideration is the Whitgift shopping centre redevelopment.

  • The Law Society has revealed plans to market one of its two headquarter buildings on Chancery Lane for rent.

  • Battersea Power Station Development Company (BPSDC) has announced that the sale of the Grade II* listed power station building has now completed.

  • Capital & Regional said its net rental income (NRI) remained flat last year – rising 0.6% to £51.9m - despite 20 company voluntary arrangements wiping £1.5m from NRI over the portfolio.

  • Savills has reported a 10% rise in revenue to £1.76bn for 2018 but underlying profits grew just 2% and the group warned of a decline in transactions this year.

  • New venture has raised £20m from high-net-worth individuals to acquire properties for private rent