Towers approval brings Peel’s ‘waterfront for the world’ vision closer

Peel says it’s closer to achieving a “waterfront for the world” as two Liverpool Waters towers have been granted approval.The residential Plaza 1821 project and Your Housing Group’s Hive City Docks development were both given the go ahead by Liverpool City Council’s planning committee.Both towers will be located at Princes ... Read More...

Green light expected for Princes Dock towers

Plans to build two residential tower blocks in Princes Dock are expected to be given the go ahead next week.Proposals for Hive–City Docks and Plaza 1821, which include a combined 383 apartments, have both been recommended for approval at a meeting of Liverpool City Council’s planning committee.Housing provider Your Housing Group (YHG) ... Read More...

Waterfront Everton stadium could make northern docks ‘recognisable worldwide’

Everton Football Club’s proposed waterfront stadium will put a global spotlight on Liverpool’s northern docklands, according to the nearby Titanic Hotel.The Stanley Dock based hotel, spa and restaurant complex has welcomed Friday’s (31 March) approval for Liverpool City Council to financially support the project on Bramley Moore Dock.The football club ... 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...