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August 06, 2014 - Marstons in 1914 ...(+) Read More...

What was Marstons doing 100 years ago ?

June 20, 2014 - Old signs , new shop ...(+) Read More...

Whilst refurbishing the shop premises we found a series of three shop signs illustrating perfectly the changing styles of the 20th century

June 03, 2014 - Marston Properties meets the Mayors rental standards ...(+) Read More...

London's Mayor , Boris Johnson launched the London Rental Standard on the 28th May 2014

Residential, Commercial and Property Development News 
Realstar confirmed as £200m partner for Newington Butts PRS tower
Canadian residential investor Realstar has been confirmed as the new £200m backer of a major private rented scheme at Newington Butts in Elephant & Castle, as tipped by Property Week.
Realstar confirmed as £200m partner for Newington Butts PRS tower
Canadian residential investor Realstar has been confirmed as the new £200m backer of a major private rented scheme at Newington Butts in Elephant & Castle, as tipped by Property Week.
Banking family frontrunner to buy £700m Gherkin
A frontrunner has been chosen to buy the iconic Gherkin skyscraper in the City of London for around £700m.
Manish Chande rings the changes at Clearbell
The Clearbell Property Partners II fund has the capacity to invest £1bn. Senior partner Manish Chande talks to Guy Montague-Jones about how the market has changed since the fund’s precursor was launched in 2009.
Behind the deal: Newington Butts and Realstar
Hannah Brenton speaks to Realstar’s Ryan Prince, Mace’s David Grover and the Greater London Authority’s Richard Blakeway about the new partnership at Newington Butts.
Housebuilders take £100m Reading site
A consortium of housebuilders is poised to pay around £100m for a vast 101-acre site in Reading in a sign the dysfunctional London housing market is boosting demand for schemes in the commuter belt.
LaSalle kicks off £200m student digs spree with Campbell deal - and snaps up Odyssey Park for £40m
LaSalle Investment Management has embarked on a £200m-plus drive in the student accommodation market with a £60m investment in a six-strong UK student portfolio owned by Campbell Property.
JV wins Discovery masterplan approval
A joint venture between Trevor Cartner, Chris Musgrave and Palmer Capital has secured planning permission for a mixed-use development at Discovery Park in Sandwich.
Pair of ‘ripe for residential’ West End sites hit the market at £27m
A tired 1970s office and a residential block in London’s Marylebone have been put up for sale for £27m with the potential for a significant redevelopment.
Q&A: Hermes and Countrywide make PRS advance to £1bn fund
Hermes Investment Managers and Countrywide have teamed up to launch a residential fund investing in the private-rented sector ::8212:: seeded with £95m and three assets.
Empiric secures RBS loan
Empiric Student Property has agreed a £35.5m term loan facility with The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).
Planning permission secured for £130m Heap’s Mill in Liverpool
The £130m refurbishment and redevelopment of one of the last remaining gateway sites in Liverpool’s southern docklands, which includes the listed Heap’s Mill complex, today received planning permission from Liverpool City Council.
London's prime residential land sales market slows
New residential research by Cushman & Wakefield has revealed there has been a ::8220::tangible pausing::8221:: of activity in London’s prime residential land sales market as developers take stock of the robust activity at the start of the year.
MartinCo secures £5m loan to fund expansion programme
MartinCo, the AIM-quoted property lettings and investment business, has secured a £5m five year loan facility to fund an acquisition programme.
Battersea Power Station secures £1.35bn debt facility
Battersea Power Station has announced the closure of a syndicated debt facility totalling £1.35bn.
Ultra-rich Africans spend £600m on London homes
Ultra-rich Africans have been scooping up homes in London’s top residential areas, splashing out more than £30m in some individual cases.
Plans in for 614-flat PRS scheme in Salford
Amstone Developments has lodged plans for a 614-unit private rented sector (PRS) scheme in Salford Quays.
Hermes and Countrywide launch PRS fund
Hermes Investment Management has formed a strategic partnership with Countrywide to launch a residential property fund investing in the UK private rented sector.
Proliferation of private rented sector schemes in Manchester
Developers are flocking to Manchester looking for land for private rented sector (PRS) schemes.
London needs £95bn investment in creaking infrastructure
A new Savills report argues that better transport links are needed to open up the capital’s outer boroughs. Hannah Brenton reports.
Galliard sets sail in Docklands with £65m residential site
Galliard Homes is strengthening its holdings in London’s Docklands with the purchase of a residential development site with the potential for almost 1,000 homes.
Housing outlook remains sunny despite chilly spell
As the autumn chill sweeps through the streets of London, so signs of a cooling in the house market begin to appear. But what is the longer-term forecast?
Mount Anvil buys residential development in Hampstead
Mount Anvil has bought a residential development site in Hampstead, one of London’s most sought-after villages, from King’s College London.