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
  • Placefirst’s plans to deliver 116 purpose-built rental homes on a former primary school site in Hetton-le-Hole, Sunderland have been approved by the city council.

  • Conygar Investment Company’s plans for a mixed-use scheme on the 40-acre Boots Island site in Nottingham have been approved.

  • The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has acquired a site at the North Middlesex University Hospital in Edmonton for a new housing scheme.

  • Intu has entered into a joint venture with Cale Street Investments for its intu Derby shopping centre.

  • Flexible office provider Knotel has taken its London presence past 180,000 sq ft with three new lettings in the capital.

  • Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust has credited its overweight industrial position for delivering a NAV total return of 9.6%.

  • Company has forward-funded first scheme at Redhill in Surrey and is under offer on two more sites

  • Goldman Sachs has made its first foray into the UK build-to-rent (BTR) sector by providing a £118m debt facility to the joint venture developing Birmingham’s tallest residential building.

  • There are just three weeks left to secure your place at Property Week’s Industrial & Logistics Conference & Showcase.

  • Residential developer Goldcrest is entering the co-living space with a new brand called kör.

  • Investment activity in the UK commercial property market tumbled by 15% in the first quarter of 2019 thanks to uncertainties caused by Brexit, according to data from JLL.

  • London Designer Outlet (LDO) at Wembley Park has signed up athletic apparel retailer Champion and cosmetic retailer Beauty Outlet.

  • Fifteen of 17 councils granted office-to-resi exemptions seek Article 4 direction

  • Plan will involve bringing in new tenants and pop-ups and ‘creating experiences’

  • Aberdeen Standard Investments’ specialist airport real estate fund has secured a £55m revolving credit facility from its long-term financial partner, RBS International.

  • Dublin PRS scheme East Village has been put on the market with a guide price of €130m (£112.5m).

  • Housebuilder Hill has revealed a 21% rise in revenue to £501.5m from £416m last year.

  • The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has appealed the High Court’s ruling that Brexit did not amount to the legal “frustration” of its £500m, 25-year lease with Canary Wharf Group.

  • Shopping centre landlord New Frontier properties has seen the value of its three UK assets plummet 34% to £181m.

  • Mayfield Partnership is set to submit plans for the first phase of its £1.1bn Mayfield project development in Manchester.

  • Countryside Properties has said it is on track to deliver on expectations for the current financial year in its half-year trading update.

  • Industrial and logistics property giant Segro secured £21.2m in additional rent during the first three months of 2019, while rental growth on existing space rocketed six-fold to £6m.

  • Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has put listed Manchester office building Sunlight House on the market for £54.3m, reflecting a net initial yield of 6%.

  • Automotive giant set to pre-let Manchester office and will be joined by law firm at Bruntwood’s No2 building

  • WeWork is in talks to take a vacant 127,000 sq ft office building at Manchester’s 1 Spinningfields Square.

  • Firm reports 27.6% year-on-year fall in Q1 deal volumes as prolonged Brexit uncertainty dampens market

  • Biotechnology business Lonza Biologics has abandoned its search for a new office in Manchester city centre, opting to take space in a WeWork centre in the city instead.

  • Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) subsidiary Project Maple II BV has completed a £625m refinancing of HSBC’s global headquarters at Canary Wharf.

  • The Crowne Plaza in London Kensington has been sold for £84.3m to a Singaporean consortium.

  • Legal & General has invested £44.6m in a partnership with Croydon Council to provide 167 homes for families on the housing waiting list.