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
  • Serviced office provider IWG has given three of its four suitors more time to make firm offers or walk away from bids for the company, the firm said over the weekend.

  • A group of landlords advised by JLL and Begbies Traynor have filed an official petition challenging House of Fraser’s company voluntary arrangement (CVA) in the Scottish Courts.

  • GVA has been appointed to market the troubled CAU restaurant portfolio on behalf of joint administrators.

  • Savills IM has acquired a French distribution centre in Bordeaux on behalf of its European Logics Fund 2 (ELF 2) for €33m (£30m) from Northern Investors.

  • Trinova Real Estate has completed on the £12m acquisition of Merck House in Poole from Titan Property Developments.

  • The Qatar Investment Authority and Brookfield have agreed the £460m sale of Credit Suisse’s HQ at One Cabot Square to South Korea’s KB Securities.

  • Flexible workspace specialist Instant Group has agreed what it claims is the first-ever co-lease deal in central London by securing SPHERE Technology Solutions for Dorrington’s Fairfax House in Holborn, Property Week can reveal.

  • Mountpark Logistics has let a 346,153 sq ft site at its Warrington Omega distribution park to Royal Mail for use as a new parcel hub.

  • Developer Bruntwood has secured Barclays Bank for its first Eagle Lab co-working scheme in Manchester.

  • European outlet centres specialist NEINVER has appointed fund and strategy director Vanessa Gelado to the new role of investment director.

  • BT has appointed Cushman & Wakefield to advise on potential sale options for its central London headquarters.

  • AXA IM - Real Assets has appointed Frederick Widl as its new country head for Switzerland replacing the retiring Ernst Schaufelberger.

  • Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) has made a $250m investment to accelerate Avison Young’s growth plans.

  • Shares in Big Yellow Group rose 0.36% on Thursday to 977.5p as the company saw off a shareholder rebellion at its annual general meeting over executive pay.

  • Retail warehouse vacancy rates rose from 5.1% at end of Q1 to 6.3% at end of Q2.

  • Retailer cuts team to improve efficiency and speed up decision-making as it continues store closure programme.

  • Blackstone chairman and chief executive Stephen Schwarzman has said the business is gearing up for “another fundraising supercycle”.

  • Big Yellow Group has comfortably seen off a shareholder rebellion over the self-storage giant’s executive pay.

  • Tenant demand for retail space is falling dramatically, according to the latest RICS UK Commercial Market Survey.

  • The construction sector ”cannot efficiently meet the need for housing and may struggle to meet the need for infrastructure”, according to a new House of Lords report.

  • The K Club, which hosted the 2006 Ryder Cup, has been placed on the market with a guide price of €80m (£71m).

  • Cain International has appointed Nash Bond and Orme Retail as joint letting agents for the 170,000 sq ft of retail and restaurant space at Islington Square in north London.

  • Taylor Wimpey has announced that Almacantar chief executive Mike Hussey has stood down from his role as a non-executive director with the housebuilder.

  • Developer First Base and investor Patron Capital have received planning consent for their £100m mixed-use redevelopment of the former AMEX House in Brighton.

  • Mayfair Capital Investment Management has acquired two office properties in Watford and Brentwood from Boultbee Brooks Real Estate for £34m on behalf of its Property Income Trust for Charities (PITCH).

  • Stenprop has disposed of the bulk of its Swiss portfolio for CHF103.2m (£78.2m) as part of a strategy to focus on the UK multi-let industrial property sector.

  • FI Real Estate Management has sold six former Toys ‘R’ Us properties in a series of deals worth £30.5m.

  • The amount of office space sublet or available to sublease from corporate occupiers has decreased in the West End in the first half of 2018 despite buoyant growth expectations, new data has revealed.

  • Family fund acquires 213-bed portfolio and 62-bed scheme for combined £20m.

  • Protest group puts paid to Goldman Sachs and Wellcome Trust bid for Network Rail portfolios