Woolbro Group in London Evening Standard

After the Bank of England hiked rates by 0.75% to the highest since 2008 last week, our client Ben Woolman of family-run developer Woolbro Group warned that first-time buyers are being dealt “blow after blow”.   Ben, whose’ comment featured in London Evening Standard, Yahoo News, Showhouse, Financial Reporter and Property Notify, said: “Young people…

‘Stockport’s stock keeps rising’ according to Property Week

Property Week journalist Adam Branson claims ‘Stockport’s stock keeps rising’ following a visit to the town to learn first-hand about one of the UK’s most substantial town centre regenerations.   A new benchmark in innovative town centre transformation, Stockport MDC, together with Stockport Council, Homes England and key partners such as Capital&Centric and Transport for Greater Manchester, is driving forward positive…

Repurposing landmarks

The Coverdale Barclay team was thrilled to pay the newly opened Battersea Power Station a visit during its opening week.   After lying derelict for 40 years, the iconic Grade II* London landmark finally reopened its doors to the general public, reinventing itself as an exciting destination that blends retail, restaurants and residential into a…

Happy 5th Birthday The Lexicon Bracknell

Described by the Mail on Sunday in 2017 as “the first comprehensive reinvention of a post-war new town”, it is hard to believe that it has been five years since Legal & General and Schroders opened Bracknell’s new town centre, The Lexicon, becoming a new benchmark for town centre regeneration.   With a focus on quality…

Welcome Astrid Svensson

We are delighted to announce that Astrid Svensson has recently joined our team as Senior Account Manager, bringing years of national and international experience in PR and marketing for urban regeneration and placemaking.   Astrid shares her thoughts on the most exciting shifts happening in the built environment, and what this means for placemakers and…