Planning committee to rule on hotel plan for Municipal Buildings

Liverpool City Council’s planning committee will rule on plans to convert the Municipal Buildings into a four-star hotel next week (30 October).Singapore-based Fragrance Group Limited (FGL) purchased the Grade II*-listed Dale Street landmark last year.The property developer submitted plans in June for a 189-room hotel as well as a swimming pool ... Read More...

New-look vision for site formerly known as New Chinatown moves forward

Great George Street Developments has submitted revised plans to transform the Liverpool site formerly known as New Chinatown.A vision for a new neighbourhood of residents and businesses between the city’s existing Baltic Triangle and Georgian Quarter has been unveiled.The Great George Street Project will see work resume this winter on ... Read More...

Progress for Liverpool Waters’ build-to-rent tower The Lexington

Apache Capital Partners and Moda have announced a four-year £58.5 million senior debt facility for their forthcoming residential tower The Lexington.LaSalle Investment Management has provided the senior debt financing, with an option to extend for two years, for the build-to-rent scheme within Liverpool Waters through its fund LaSalle Residential Finance ... Read More...

NWPAs: Property industry winners announced on night of celebrations

The North West property sector celebrated a year of industry success last night (11 October) as the prestigious NWPAs returned.Achievements in residential and commercial property were recognised during a lavish ceremony at Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral’s Lutyens Crypt.The accolades were presented across 13 categories ranging from Regeneration Award and Best Student ... Read More...

Legacie aims to attract ‘restaurants and boutique shops’ to Baltic scheme

New images of a £90 million mixed-use development for Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle have been revealed.Parliament Square was granted planning permission in September and will feature a public plaza with retail units and eateries alongside 500 apartments.Legacie Developments is behind the project, which is being lined up to transform the district’s Greenland ... Read More...

Plans for Waterloo office to residential conversion dismissed on appeal

Two applications to convert Waterloo offices into apartments have been dismissed on appeal by the Planning Inspectorate.The separate applications both proposed that existing workspace at 1-3 Crosby Road South be converted and extended to provide 30 and 32 homes respectively.DPP Planning submitted both sets of plans earlier this year on ... Read More...