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.
Manchester Metropolitan University’s plans for a £35m School of Digital Arts (SODA) on Higher Chatham Street in Manchester have been approved by Manchester City Council.
Octopus Healthcare and Rangeford Holdings have announced plans to develop a retirement village on the outskirts of Cirencester in the Cotswolds.
Turnstone Estates has submitted a detailed planning application for its £50m Seaway leisure scheme in Southend-on-Sea.
Developer Elmloch has received planning permission for its redevelopment of Manchester’s Hotspur Press buildings.
Starwood Capital has bought the South Bank Central scheme for £256m, at a yield of 5.5%.
Hana Alternative Asset Management has completed the £185m acquisition of One Poultry in the City with the support of a £104m loan from Bank of Ireland.
Coffee giant Starbucks is planning further UK expansion through its franchise partner 23.5 Degrees.
Rob Noel, chief executive of Landsec, has revealed that the UK’s largest listed property company has spent “two to three million pounds” on preparations for a hard Brexit.
Non-bank lender provides £200m whole loan to park homes operator Royale.
British Land has acquired its first office building specifically for its flexible workspace brand Storey and lined up a series of deals to bolster its London office development pipeline.
Legal & General Capital acquires Homebase store in Bath from British Land in one of the first sales since CVA.
Legal & General has moved group strategy director Paul Miller to a new role of managing director of principal investing at its L&G Capital business.
The Property Litigation Association (PLA) has introduced academics into the organisation for the first time.
The government’s lack of clarity on its presumption in favour of modular construction was repeatedly criticised at a House of Lords debate yesterday evening about the Science and Technology Committee’s report, Off-site manufacture for construction: Building for change.
WeWork is in talks to take 45,000 sq ft of space at new City of London building 10 Fenchurch Avenue.
Chief product officer of proptech giant VTS Brandon Weber has joined digital connectivity firm WiredScore’s board in a non-executive role.
Global Logistic Properties (GLP) has announced plans to invest $500m in the Indian logistics market as part of a new joint venture with investor Everstone.
Scotch whisky giant Chivas Brothers has let the entirety of Local Authorities Mutual Investment Trust’s (LAMIT) office building at 2-4 Blythswood Square in Glasgow.
Stevenage Borough Council, mixed-use developer Reef Group and Aviva Investors have teamed up to deliver a £50m regeneration scheme in Stevenage.
European property investment group Catella has completed its acquisition of 75% of the share capital of UK investment manager APAM.
Shared workspace provider Fora has completed the purchase of 241 and 251 Southwark Bridge Road in Elephant & Castle.
LCR has secured a 32,500 sq ft pre-let for a new Time Out Market to anchor its £200m London Waterloo development.
Big Yellow has exchanged contracts to acquire the Wyvern Industrial Estate in New Malden, London for £28m.
Online estate agent Purplebricks Group has more than doubled its losses to £25.6m in the six months to October, despite growing its profits significantly in the UK.
Oaknorth and ASK Partners have provided a combined facility of over £50m to fund Groveworld’s acquisition of a major mixed-use development site in King’s Cross.
Swiss Life-owned UK investment manager Mayfair Capital has appointed Westmount co-founder Giles King as fund manager for its UK Thematic Growth Fund.
In-house developer eyes more housing for mixed-use scheme in town centre.
Professional rugby players plan to open Iconic Workspace centres at sporting venues across the country.
Red Bull UK has sublet almost a third of its London headquarters in Covent Garden to global architectural design firm WATG.
Berlin-based Medici Living and Frankfurt-listed Corestate Capital Holding are joining forces to invest €1bn (£910m) of equity and debt in the co-living sector in Europe over the next three to five years.