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.
Modular housing firm Etopia Group has pledged to offset all its carbon emissions after signing the UN’s Climate Neutral Now initiative.
The sector must work on reducing barriers to entry and progression, said participants in a JLL and Real Estate Balance webinar, after a survey suggested 85% of the industry thinks it is hard to get into the property sector without connections or wealth.
Developers of a new town centre in Whitehill & Bordon, Hampshire, have secured funding from Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership for regeneration schemes.
The importance of succession in public buildings fuelled Derwent London’s co-founder Simon Silver to announce his retirement this morning.
Savills has unveiled a 66-lot catalogue for its first ever August sale.
Banks, local authorities and the government must do more to incentivise people over 65 to move into more suitable homes, according to retirement living operator Guild Living.
Location specialist CACI has launched a data-based model to help facilitate leasing agreements between landlords and retail tenants.
Fashion retailer Select is planning to launch a CVA – its third in as many years.
LaSalle Investment Management has completed the sale of a Morrisons supermarket in Telford to Supermarket Income REIT for £14.3m.
The Crown Estate has signed a six-month trial run of BIKE-DROP, a concept which aims to provide secure bike parking.
America’s largest owner of shopping centres is working with Amazon to fill disused department store into warehouses for online orders.
Total retail sales rose by 3.2% in July illustrating the second consecutive month of growing sales since the sector was shuttered in March.
McKay Securities has acquired a 54,157 sq ft, fully-let logistics asset in Bracknell for £10m.
David Biggs is leaving his position as Network Rail property’s managing director at the end of this month after 11 years in the role.
MAC Cosmetics has opened its 2,654 sq ft store at Liverpool ONE.
Derwent London co-founder Simon Silver has announced his plans to retire next year after more than three decades at the helm of the company.
Completions at Bellway have slumped by 31% year-on-year as the housebuilding giant temporarily closed its sites during the lockdown period.
Global Mutual has let 23,500sq ft of space to Next across its outlets in Staffordshire, Devon and Lancashire.
A Saudi Arabian billionaire has snapped up an apartment at 47 Grosvenor Square in Mayfair for £18.6m.
Capital & Counties’ (Capco’s) shareholders have voted by majority (72%) in favour of acquiring a 26% stake in West End landlord Shaftesbury, but almost 28% voted against the move.
A 19th-century mansion overlooking Regent’s Park has been put on the market for £185m in what would be the UK’s second most-expensive home purchase.
Office investor Hillview Real Estate has acquired an office campus on the edge of Birmingham from Catalyst Capital for £9.7m, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.72%.
WH Smith’s landlords have reacted angrily to its requests for rent concessions with one saying he felt “disgusted” by the retailer.
Britain is trailing its major global rivals in getting businesses back into the office, according to the boss of property giant Savills.
The property arm of the founder of fashion retailer Zara has been accused of bullying retail tenants into paying rent.
The American online brokerage company Squarefoot is considering a move to the UK with potential for a main office in the West End and a satellite office in either the City or Canary Wharf, Property Week can reveal.
Property developer HBD, formerly Henry Boot Developments, has bought the St John’s Centre from The Manchester College.
Mountpark Logistics has pre-let a 307,807 sq ft distribution centre at Mountpark Warrington Omega II to recipe box company Gousto.
Landlords and occupiers are calling on the government to provide grants for unpaid rent during the Covid-19 crisis.
Investec Structured Property Finance has agreed to provide a joint venture with a £16.6m loan for the redevelopment of a car park in Fitzrovia into an office building.