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
  • RICS has urged the government to maintain measures to sustain economic recovery as early signs of improvement in the residential market may “quickly run out of steam”.

  • The logistics firm has taken 558,000 sq ft for protective equipment amid Covid-19.

  • M&G Real Estate has committed to all its buildings being net-zero carbon by 2050.

  • B&Q is marketing one of its stores in the South East as a potential redevelopment opportunity.

  • The chief executive of U+I has blamed a subdued set of results on the political turbulence of 2019 rather than the Covid-19 outbreak.

  • Landlords are bracing for a “mass exodus” of tenants from the pub industry after only around half the country’s pubs and bars reopened on “super Saturday”.

  • CBRE has started a collective redundancy consultation process with employees in its UK advisory business

  • Zenprop group, the investor behind senior living developer Auriens, has bought out co-founder Johnny Sandelson’s interests in the business.

  • US flexible workspace operator Serendipity Labs has appointed JLL to develop more than 20 management agreements with landlords over the next two years.

  • Drops for CLS Holdings and U+I.

  • RM Sotheby’s European headquarters are moving from New Bond Street to Richmond.

  • A major European real estate investor’s index for Q1 2020 reveals the lowest performance for European real estate since Q4 2012.

  • Bellway Homes has bought 2.5 acres of land at Cooks Road/Barbers Road in Stratford, London with plans for a mixed-use residential development.

  • Fashion retailer H&M is to permanently close 170 stores worldwide.

  • Chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak has said “the job has only just begun” as he unveiled a package of sweeping measures designed to stimulate the economy in today’s summer statement.

  • H1 2020 industrial and logistics take up has reached a record high of 22.4m sq ft, 66% above the long-term average.

  • M7 Real Estate has hired James Smith as asset manager for its new Dublin offices.

  • The government fund intended to help small businesses survive the coronavirus has been slammed as “inefficient” by business rates experts as government data reveals that £1.7bn from the scheme has yet to be handed out.

  • Hotel operator Whitbread’s total sales in the UK have slumped 79.5% due to the mass closure of hotels in March.

  • GP surgery landlord Assura Healthcare has bought seven properties for a combined £35m and disposed of a 20-asset portfolio for £17m, according to its trading update for the first quarter ending 30 June.

  • UK and European investor CLS Holdings has collected 93% of its rent for the third quarter due as of 7 July by switching some tenants to a monthly rent.

  • Regeneration property developer U+I has reported a £58.6m pre-tax loss in the year ending 31 March.

  • SEGRO has said that 93% of the annual £37m in rent from its UK portfolio has been collected or is being collected quarterly up to 24 June.

  • Colliers have proposed a three-point plan to the UK Government to invest more in town centre retail.

  • Gs8 have acquired a one-acre site in Basildon from CBRE Gi.

  • Drops in share price for Hammerson, Whitbread and Shaftesbury.

  • Ilke Homes has partnered with Network Rail to develop 40 modular homes on a brownfield site in Nottinghamshire.

  • Urban Splash has hired Greg Ball as its new senior development manager.

  • Wilford Lane Developments Limited (WLDL) has secured planning permission from Rushcliffe Borough Council for a convenience store-led commercial scheme in West, Bridgford, Nottingham.

  • Singaporean investor Sun Venture has purchased One New Oxford Street for an undisclosed sum, marking the firm’s first UK acquisition.