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HMRC: Re-establishing a Liverpool landmark for growth

18/03/19 Built from 1924-32, Liverpool’s India Buildings impacted on the city centre with its scale, architectural importance and significance as a commercial space. As a £40 million refurbishment paves the way for HMRC’s arrival, Move Commercial looks at how the landmark’s prominence is being re-established, with expectations of wider business district growth. A “shot in […]

Liverpool Is Named As A Leading UK Hotspot For Hotel Investment

04/03/19 Using indicators such as occupancy and revenue-per-room the Colliers’ UK Hotel Market Index ranked Liverpool third out of 34 cities behind only Edinburgh and Belfast.  Liverpool is now a UK hotspot for hotel investment with a new index putting it in the top three UK cities thanks  to rising room occupancy and revenue-per-room (RevPar). On Monday, property […]

‘Liverpool’s Banksy’ Paul Curtis Reveals New Abbey Road Artwork in Baltic Triangle

25/02/19 A new mural has been revealed in Liverpool by the same artist who created the ‘Liverbird wings’ in the Baltic Triangle and other Liverpool artworks. Paul Curtis , who is known as ‘Liverpool’s answer to Banksy’ was commissioned to do the artwork be The Beatles Story , to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Abbey Road album. The […]

Liverpool Considering Expanding World Heritage Site

20/02/19   Liverpool City Council has suggested there are “compelling arguments” for expanding the city’s World Heritage Site to include areas such as Rodney Street, Chinatown, and Harley’s southern docks, with a feasibility study due to be put together in the coming months. The city’s current World Heritage Site incorporates Liverpool’s core historic docks, including […]

Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle Attracts a Royal Visit

12/02/19 The Duchess of Cornwall has posed up in front of the Liverpool Liver Bird wings in the Baltic Triangle. Camilla, 71, was in the city as part of a joint visit with Prince Charles, and while he stopped at the Albert Dock and the Marie Curie Hospice , she took a look around one of the […]

Liverpool & Manchester House Prices Set To Soar – JLL

11/02/19   City centre house prices in Manchester and Liverpool are expected to grow faster than the national average over the next five years, according to a new report from JLL. Costs in the two cities are set to increase by 16 per cent and 13 per cent respectively. By 2020, central Manchester’s house prices […]

Ten Streets Project Will ‘Complement’ Baltic Triangle

Plans for a new creative hub in Liverpool’s northern docklands will not harm the Baltic Triangle district, according to the city’s mayor. Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson has offered assurances that the ‘Ten Streets’ project will “complement” other regeneration zones and may even free up space in the city centre. He says: “I want to make the […]

Plans For Events Space & ‘Urban Farm’ In Baltic Triangle

31/02/19   Plans to transform a derelict patch of wasteland on the edge of Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle have been revealed. Great George Street Developments, the consortium which acquired the failed New Chinatown scheme last year, is proposing a variety of community and public uses for the site. The application, which has been submitted to Liverpool […]

Liverpool’s £47m Highways Revamp Gets Under Way

31/01/19   A £47m overhaul of roads in Liverpool city centre will start on Monday 4 February with contractor Graham kicking off works on Victoria Street through to the Queensway Tunnel. The first phase of the wider Liverpool City Centre Connectivity scheme will see the contractor widen pavements, remove bus layovers, and improve public realm […]

North West Investment Reaches Highest Level In Decade

30/01/19   Property investment in the North West last year reached £3.17bn, the highest year since 2007, according to Lambert Smith Hampton, buoyed by deals in the residential, hotels and leisure sectors. LSH’s UK Investment Transactions report recorded £1bn of deals in the final quarter of 2018. In 2017, the annual total was £3.09bn. The […]


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