Commercial Property

Commercial Property

Hundreds of jobs for new business park

Kelda Group’s property trading arm Keyland Developments has unveiled plans for a new business park which could create 500 new jobs.

Award win: Leeds's Victoria Gate shopping centre.

Region’s buildings win architecture awards

A STRIKING biomass power plant, landmark shopping centre and new housing development today received national awards for their architectural excellence.

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Loss adjustor prepares for growth with move

National loss adjuster Cunningham Lindsey has relocated 130 staff to new out-of-town premises.

The Grenfell Tower disaster could change skylines across the UK

High-rise tower blocks could be 'torn down' after Grenfell Tower fire

High-rise tower blocks dating from the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire, London mayor Sadiq Khan said.

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Artist's impression of 22 Bishopsgate, London's newest skyscraper

High profile contracts boost Severfield

Britain’s biggest steel work contractor Severfield ​celebrated a 50 per cent jump in annual profits after taking on 110 projects including high profile work at Wimbledon No.1 Court and the new stadium for Tottenham Hotspur F.C.


Mothballed hotel scheme put on the market for £6m

A partly-completed hotel scheme which has been languishing in building limbo for over two years has been put on the market by administrators.

Lightwater Valley

Yorkshire theme park sold to new operator after ‘considerable interest’

ONE of Yorkshire’s biggest tourist attractions has a new owner.

Leeds Dock. PIC: Gemma Keir

Owners of Leeds Dock put site up for sale for £32m

THE development giant which transformed a major waterside development into a thriving office and leisure destination has put the site on the market for more than £32m.

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The construction sector lost around 140,000 jobs in the 2008 recession

Esh to tackle skills crisis

Construction firm Esh Group is hoping to tackle the worst skills crisis in a generation by working with young people to inspire them into a career in the industry.​


Internal fit-out of Zenith’s new headquarters to begin later this month

Zenith’s new headquarters at No.1 Kirkstall Forge have taken a step closer to completion following the appointment of a contractor to complete the internal fit out.

David Lloyd Leisure has acquired The Academy in Harrogate

David Lloyd announces fourth Yorkshire location after latest club acquisition

Health and fitness group David Lloyd Leisure plans to invest over £3m after adding a new health club to its portfolio.

Land at Flaxby

Plans for ‘green business park’ set for approval

Outline plans for an £85m science technology park in North Yorkshire look set to be approved next week, paving the way for almost 3,000 new jobs.

The Harrogate-based firm said all of its UK businesses delivered strong organic growth

Record results for Vp

Equipment hire firm Vp announced record annual results and said its new financial year has started well with no fall out from the snap General Election or Brexit.

WYG's CEO Paul Hamer said he is confident that the project delays have been sorted out

WYG is confident of defying election upheaval

Global project management consultancy WYG said the snap General Election has temporarily delayed some project awards, but it is confident it can withstand any political upheaval.

Simon Mackaness, owner of Rudding Park Hotel in Harrogate, following the opening of its new �9m spa. Picture Tony Johnson

Profile: Simon Mackaness

Following the launch of Rudding Park’s £9.5m luxury spa, owner Simon Mackaness tells Lizzie Murphy why now was the right time to build it.

It is claimed that the'Waitrose effect' can add �36,000 to the price of a house.

YP Letters: ‘The Waitrose effect’ on house prices is a myth

From: David Collins, Scissett.


A towering feat

A courtier in the reign of George II, Robert Darcy, the 4th Earl of Holderness, was one of the richest men in the country. He was also one of the most romantic.

WYGs CEO Paul Hamer said the contract wins are testament to the range and quality of the group's technical expertise

WYG wins multi-million pound contracts

Global project management consultancy WYG has won two major new framework contracts with UK Government agencies and a significant new contract in Africa, which could be worth £50m to WYG over the next three years.

British Steel managed to increase profits despite a 44 per cent increase in the cost of raw materials

British Steel workers share in the company's success

B​ritish Steel has returned to profit with ​its best performance in a decade​ and will reward employees by giving them a 5 per cent stake in the business.

Nationwide said house prices fell 0.2 per cent month-on-month in May

House prices see another fall in value

​House prices ​fell for the third month in a row in May - the first time this has happened since 2009.

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