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
  • Workspace provider Spaces has opened an 80,000 sq ft site in Victoria, offering 1,500 workstations over seven floors.

  • Knotel has raised $400m (£330m) in a funding round that gives the fast-growing flexible office provider ‘unicorn’ status.

  • Regional REIT has bought a 172,442 sq ft portfolio of six office buildings for £25.9m, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.9%.

  • M&G Investments has sought to expand its activities in the Asia Pacific region with the opening of its first Australian offices, in Sydney and Melbourne.

  • The government has launched a review weighing up the costs and benefits of the HS2 rail project. Transport secretary Grant Shapps has said that a decision will be made about whether the rail project is “go or no-go” by the end of the year.

  • Housebuilder Miller Homes has seen operating profit rise 10% year-on-year to £77.8m in the first half of 2019, according to its half-yearly results.

  • British Land has been granted permission for a new Porche showroom in London’s West End.

  • US coworking provider Venture X is to open its first European office after taking 13,998 sq ft of space at Chiswick Park in west London.

  • Estate agent Yopa has appointed former Countrywide chief executive Grenville Turner as chairman.

  • Fitness studio SoulCycle is to open three more studios in London after making its debut in the city earlier this year.

  • Nine council homes are to be built in Cardiff using modular construction techniques after planning permission was granted by the city council.

  • Brockton Everlast Quoinstone Investment Management have bought Old Street office building Telephone House for £106m in an off-market deal.

  • Private equity firm Palm Capital has sold the 1 Waterfront Avenue office building in Edinburgh to the Bank of London & The Middle East for £27m.

  • UBS Asset Management has bought a Travelodge Hotel in Edinburgh’s Haymarket neighbourhood for £9.4m.

  • Hammerson has appointed of former AIG director James Lenton as its new chief financial officer (CFO).

  • Hansteen has posted an increase in net asset value (NAV) for the six months to the end of June.

  • CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield have made a trio of lettings at the Grade A Manchester office building Corner Block.

  • Barton Willmore has secured planning permission for a 2,000 home mixed-use development in south Taunton on behalf of a consortium of homebuilders including Taylor Wimpey, Bovis Homes and Summerfield Developments.

  • Ares has raised €1.78bn for its latest European real estate fund, comfortably exceeding its fundraising target of €1.25bn.

  • The City of London Corporation has drawn up wind microclimate guidelines for new development proposals in the Square Mile.

  • Simon Hesketh, U+I’s director of regeneration and member of the company’s executive committee, has left the business, Property Week can reveal.

  • Five new hires are joining 3D capture and virtual reality proptech firm Matterport’s UK office as it prepares to expand in Europe.

  • 90 North Real Estate Partners and Audacia Capital have jointly acquired two headquarter offices in Hoofddorp in the Netherlands for around €100m (£92m).

  • citizenM has acquired a site for a 226-room modular hotel in London Victoria, which is due to open in 2021.

  • Netflix has signed a deal with Aviva Investors for a 134,000 sq ft production facility at the institution’s Uxbridge Industrial Park.

  • Red Oak Taverns is set to acquire 18 pubs after receiving funding from OakNorth Bank.

  • Housebuilder Persimmon has posted a fall in profit in the first half of the year as it focuses on improving customer service after a raft of complaints about the quality of its homes.

  • Empiric Student Property’s portfolio has broken the £1bn valuation barrier as it posted improved figures across the board in its results for the six months to the end of June.

  • RDI REIT has completed the second and final stage of its £75m London serviced office portfolio refinancing.

  • CK Asset Holdings, the Hong Kong-based property developer that bought 5 Broadgate for £1bn last year, has agreed to buy pub group Greene King in a £2.7bn deal.