Saturday, August 18, 2018

Hammerson hires McKinsey to form fresh strategy

Hammerson is preparing to announce a new strategy following the failed acquisition of rival shopping centre group Intu in April.

£1.4bn Brent Cross development delayed by 6 months

The £1.4 billion development of Brent Cross Shopping Centre will now be delayed by six months.

Westfield London to open next phase of £600m expansion

Westfield London’s £600 million expansion is expected to attract record numbers of international visitors throughout the summer.

Westfield Croydon development given final green light

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has received the final greenlight for its new £1.4 billion Croydon development.
Grantham designer outlet

Coming soon: A brand new designer outlet village in the middle of Lincolnshire

Full planning permission has been granted for a brand new designer outlet village to be built in Lincolnshire.
Oxford Street pedestrianisation

Oxford Street pedestrianisation plans scrapped completely

The proposed pedestrianisation scheme of London's Oxford Street has been scrapped completely.

Unibail-Rodamco takeover of Westfield officially completed

Unibail-Rodamco has officially completed its acquisition of Westfield and will now trade as Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield.

M&G acquires £167m stake in Fort Kinnaird retail park amid major shifts

M&G Real Estate has made one of the largest retail investments this year buying a 50 per cent stake in Fort Kinnaird retail park
Network Rail plastic

Network Rail imposes plastic restrictions on retail tenants

Network Rail has announced plans to tackle three significant environmental issues its busy train stations.
Westfield update

John Lewis & Waitrose to anchor £1.4bn Westfield Croydon

John Lewis Partnership has signed a deal with property owners Westfield and Hammerson which will see it anchor Westfield Croydon.

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