Unfinished Liverpool student accommodation scheme put up for sale

Unfinished Liverpool student accommodation development The Quadrant is being put up for sale after firms behind it fell into administration.The 240-bedroom scheme was initially granted planning approval in 2012, and apartments were sold off-plan to individual investors including overseas buyers.Manchester-registered Pinnacle Student Developments (Liverpool) Limited was a Special Purpose Vehicle ... Read More...

Knowsley’s Earlsfield Park development given the green light

Plans for Knowsley’s 22-hectare Earlsfield Park housing and employment development have been given the go-ahead.Property developer Ion, which is working in collaboration will Bellway Homes and the Knowsley Estate, secured permission from the borough council’s planning committee yesterday (28 June).A site next to the existing Lord Derby Playing Fields and ... Read More...

Council’s ‘ethical housing company’ appoints contractor to build first homes

A contactor has been appointed to build the first homes by Liverpool City Council’s new ‘ethical housing company’.Subject to planning consent, the chosen housebuilder will deliver more than 100 properties in a North Liverpool scheme costing around £14 million.Birkenhead-based Lovell Partnerships will work with the local authority's Foundations company, which ... Read More...

Council welcomes recommendation that Liverpool keeps World Heritage status

Liverpool City Council has welcomed a recommendation that the city maintains its World Heritage Site (WHS) status.An initial report published ahead of an annual meeting of the World Heritage Committee is recommending Liverpool is not deleted from the World Heritage list.Last summer, the committee concluded that Liverpool’s status on the ... Read More...