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
  • Shares in mid-cap retail property group Hammerson rocketed 24% on Monday following news it had been approached by French shopping centre operator Klépierre earlier this month.

  • Proptech firm TrustedLand has launched its pilot phase for ‘hand-picked’ property professionals offering them access to exclusive off-market development opportunities in the South East.

  • Consultancy Carter Jonas has formed a new strategic alliance with German Property Partners (GPP), one of the country’s leading independent real estate advisors, to target cross-border investment, agency and corporate real estate work.

  • Graham+Sibbald has appointed Tom Templeman as its head of building surveying for the east of Scotland.

  • A private Russian buyer has acquired the City Edge student accommodation block in Birmingham from a subsidiary of Shaylor Holdings for £10.6m.

  • Distinct Group has acquired The Bedford Swan Hotel from BDL Select Hotels from a guide price of £11.5m.

  • UBS Asset Management has launched a second infrastructure debt fund, Archmore Infrastructure Debt Platform II (IDP II), with seed commitments of more than €448m (£392m).

  • JLL has recruited Ben Tolhurst from Capita to head up its UK property and asset management division.

  • Crosslane Student Developments has unveiled plans to deliver a 384-bed purpose-built student accommodation development at Howard Gardens in Cardiff.

  • The 500,000 sq ft, grade II listed building will be home to HMRC from 2019, when the government department will move in around 3,500 staff into a 270,000 sq ft space.

  • Hammerson has rejected a £5bn takeover bid from French property giant Klépierre, that could yet threaten to derail the British property company’s proposed merger with retail rival Intu.

  • It’s another busy week for property groups on the London Stock Exchange this week, with three high profile property groups reporting full year results.

  • Pacific Industrial & Logistics REIT has confirmed the launch of a £50m fundraising this morning to acquire 16 properties for £73.6m, as revealed in Property Week last Friday.

  • The amount of London offices under offer in February reached 3.7m sq ft, up 76% year-on-year and significantly ahead of the 10-year average of 2.8m sq ft.

  • Hermes Investment Management has exchanged on a £96m deal to sell its Royal Victoria Place shopping centre in Tunbridge Wells to British Land.

  • Berkeley Homes has positioned itself directly against prime minister Theresa May, by refusing to increase the number of homes it builds despite government threats to housebuilders to either build homes on their land or face planning blocks.

  • Shares in Hammerson slumped 4.86% on Thursday after investment bank Credit Suisse downgraded the stock and questioned its takeover of rival Intu.

  • Hermes to sell art deco building bought for £40m in 2013, following refurbishment and letting programme.

  • Industrial REIT hits market to fund acquisitions in the south and North West.

  • One Crown Place developer says capital still prime location, despite Brexit fears.