Generation Rent: Liverpool’s build to rent boom

Generation Rent: Liverpool's build to rent boom Liverpool’s rental sector special Words by Christine Toner It’s the tenure that’s seemingly taking over the nation. Across the UK purpose-built rental accommodation is popping up regularly and the trend shows no sign of stopping.Legal & General Group recently released plans to create a purpose-built PRS (private ... Read More...

Generation Rent: A testing time for tenants

Generation Rent: A testing time for tenants Liverpool’s rental sector special Words by Christine Toner For many, renting is a temporary step with the eventual goal being home ownership.However, that isn’t always the case.While the term ‘generation rent’ was originally coined to describe those tenants who desperately wanted to get on the housing ... Read More...

Strand tower will play ‘significant role’ in city’s regeneration

A new apartment complex on Liverpool’s historic waterfront will play a significant role in the regeneration of the area, according to the building’s developers.Patten Properties and Panacea Property Development hailed their private rented sector (PRS) development The Strand as an “exciting” addition to the city after the scheme was granted ... Read More...

Housing trainee becomes 1,000th apprentice in Knowsley scheme

A 16-year-old housing sector trainee has become the 1,000th apprentice to join Knowsley Council’s successful programme.Former Prescot School pupil Leah Lewin has started working in First Ark’s Contact Centre in Prescot having secured the role through the Knowsley Apprentice scheme.The customer access apprentice from Huyton is taking currently calls from ... Read More...