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
  • Two thirds of institutional investors intend to increase their residential holdings over the next 12 months, according to data from the IPF’s annual survey of 50 institutional and large-scale investors.

  • The Berkeley Group has announced it will double shareholder returns over the next two years.

  • Ocubis has secured a resolution to grant planning permission for a 600-bed hotel in London, after abandoning plans for a residential-led mixed-use scheme on the site.

  • City of London Corporation has unveiled its plans for the relocation of the three historic markets of Billingsgate, New Spitalfields and Smithfield to Dagenham Docks.

  • British Land has confirmed Mike Ashley’s Frasers multi-brand store concept will take 65,000 sq ft at the Meadowhall shopping centre in Sheffield.

  • JLL is making its biggest investment in a proptech firm to date with a multi-million-pound investment in the UK’s LandTech, Property Week can reveal.

  • Schroders has appointed OBI as a consultant and joint leasing agent for its Manchester City Tower.

  • Addington Capital has let 20,000 sq ft of office space at 10 Fleet Place to serviced office provider Knotel.

  • Octopus Real Estate has refinanced a £10.6m loan to Blackacre to develop an industrial site.

  • NewRiver has posted a strong third quarter trading update, despite weak market conditions.

  • Agents have been appointed to Gravity, a 635-acre brownfield site in Somerset earmarked to set a new precedent for “smart and clean campuses of the future”.

  • DTZ Investors (DTZi) has appointed Ritesh Ramchandani as head of debt strategies and capital markets.

  • Marks & Spencer is making two senior appointments to its retail, operations and property team.

  • Joseph Safra is trying to resurrect plans for City of London skyscraper The Tulip after plans for the eye-catching landmark were thrown out last year.

  • Schroders has raised €300m (£255m) in the first closing of its debut hotel fund, the Schroder European Operating Hotel Fund I.

  • A £300m hotel is to be built on a site in Kensington that has a secret tunnel to Harrods, after planning permission for the scheme was granted.

  • Sidra Capital is close to buying the Ritz hotel in London from the Barclay Brothers, according to the Financial Times.

  • Housing secretary Robert Jenrick tells parliament that building owners who fail to remove combustible cladding will be publicly named and shamed.

  • Over 1,000 financial firms are planning to open offices in the UK after Brexit.

  • CA Ventures has recruited Tim Phillips from Lothbury Investment Management to spearhead its launch into the build-to-rent sector in Europe.

  • South Korean construction firm GS E&C has teamed up with British modular construction company Elements Europe through acquiring “a significant shareholding in the company”.

  • MediaCityUK has appointed Manchester office agency Canning O’Neill to market vacant office space at its campus in Salford.

  • A major shareholder in Shaftesbury has urged shareholders to vote against the board in an argument over management of the Soho landlord.

  • Harworth Group expects to post strong results for the financial year ending 31 December, after a year of solid operational performance.

  • Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council have submitted planning for a 45,000 sq ft office scheme as part of its regeneration programme.

  • Arlington has submitted its plans to develop a 162,250 sq ft logistics park to Reading Borough Council.

  • CBRE has hired Sisi Lagrem as a director in its financial services advisory team.

  • Department store Beales has appointed KPMG as administrators after failing to find a new buyer or new investment for the business.

  • Construction equipment business Hilti is to move to central Manchester from its existing headquarters, Property Week can reveal.

  • Intu has confirmed that it is planning to raise fresh equity next month in an effort to shore up its balance sheet.