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
  • Bond Wolfe raised £18.7m at its September live-streamed auction, selling 196 of the 207 lots in the catalogue and achieving a 95% success rate.

  • The property industry has made an 11th-hour appeal to the government to slash business rates, arguing that the current level of taxation is unsustainable.

  • Flexible workspace specialist Will Kinnear has today launched a new venture advising property owners and operators – HEWN.

  • Liverpool City Council has submitted a planning application to create the city’s first purpose-built film and TV studios.

  • Housebuilder Strawberry Star has secured £75m in funding from Cheyne Capital for its 877-unit residential scheme in Luton.

  • Harrods has opened its new beauty concept, H beauty, at intu Lakeside.

  • Navana Property Group has appointed former Deutsche Bank global chief financial officer Justin Moore as its new chief financial officer.

  • Great Marlborough Estates has bought a vacant office building in Chiswick from Lendlease for a new housing scheme.

  • 2020 already has the highest number of big warehouse deals on record thanks to a coronavirus-fuelled surge in e-commerce business.

  • Developer Barberry Industrial is looking for over £35m in forward funding for a scheme in Gloucestershire pre-let to Moog Controls on a 35-year lease.

  • Developer TCN has appointed Knight Frank and Colston & Colston to market its 40,000 sq ft office redevelopment in Bath.

  • The Crown Estate’s portfolio valuation decreased by 1.2% to £13.4bn in the 12 months to 31 March.

  • The specialist flexible workspace agency closed last week as ‘the time was right to pursue different projects’.

  • Survey also reveals sharp differences of opinion on prioritising ESG strategies.

  • Dominvs Group has appointed Ian Trinder as its new CFO, Property Week can reveal.

  • Jumps for Custodian and Regional REIT.

  • An agency which aims to link students with the property sector has launched, joining up with over 40 higher education institutions.

  • The UK regional office market will see rents remain stable despite muted levels of take-up due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to research from Savills.

  • FirstPort’s acquisition of asset manager Mainstay Group has been approved by the Financial Conduct Authority.

  • Sixth-form colleges across the country are struggling to maintain their real estate assets because of financial pressures, a report from the National Audit Office has warned.

  • Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has announced a plan to raise €3.5bn (£3.2bn) to shore up its balance sheet and slash its debt pile.

  • Scotland’s largest shed has been snapped up by Knight Frank Investment Management (KFIM) on behalf of a Korean investor for an undisclosed sum.

  • Weekly footfall in the West End is down 56% compared to last year, with activity remaining low three months after lockdown was lifted.

  • A portfolio of eight M&Co. stores are being sold at the Acuitus September auction.

  • Sadiq Khan has called for new powers to introduce rent controls in the capital for two years.

  • Regional REIT posted a pre-tax loss of £27m in the six months to 30 June, compared to a profit of £10.7m at the same point last year, after making a loss on the disposal of properties, and other assets suffering a drop in value.

  • Brookfield Asset Management has increased its stake in British Land, fuelling rumours of a possible takeover.

  • Supermarket Income REIT is planning to raise £150m in a share placing to fund the acquisition of a pipeline of opportunities across the market.

  • Property industry trade bodies have slammed the government’s decision to extend the ban on evicting commercial tenants until the end of the year.

  • Blackstone is in exclusive talks to buy Prologis’ Platform portfolio for £480m in what would be the largest UK warehouse investment sale on record.