Royal Mint Court
The Chinese government has commissioned David Chipperfield Architects to design the new London embassy on the former site of the Royal Mint Court, reports Architect's Journal.
The previous home of the Embassy of China was at 49-51 Portland Place in Marylebone. The Consular and Visa Affairs are...
55 Gracechurch Street
55 Gracechurch Street is a proposed 32-storey tower in the City of London comprising 25 floors of workspace over a six-storey podium and a 642m2 public garden.
All structural works at 16 Eastcheap have now been completed and the scheme is ready for the final stages of the refurbishment, reports contractor Collins.
The project will deliver an enhanced street presence, remodelled reception area and premium workspace throughout. The Collins team have...
33 Creechurch Lane
Sign up for upcoming webinars introducing the revised plans for 33 Creechurch Lane development on the 5th, 6th and 7th October 2020.
Aldgate Connect BID Partner Merchant Land is looking to create a new, 20-storey world-class home for Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) businesses in the City of...
50 Fenchurch Street
The City of London Corporation’s Planning and Transportation Committee has recently approved plans for the first building in London to incorporate urban greening on such a large scale.
The new building at 50 Fenchurch Street will include extensive vertical urban greening that is designed to...
Urbanest Vine Street
Urbanest's new development at 35 Vine Street in the City of London includes 654 student bedrooms and a public gallery with exposed remains of the Roman city wall and bastion. Expected completion 2021.
Mixed-use development from 4C Hotel Group at 62 & 73-78 Aldgate High Street, 1-12 & 15-16 Minories & Bounded By Little Somerset Street & Guinness Court To The East & South London EC3.
The Tulip Project team has announced that it has submitted a planning appeal against the decision in July 2019 by the Mayor of London to direct refusal of planning permission for the development of The Tulip, which would be sited next to 30 St Mary Axe, also known as The Gherkin.
Skanska and YardNine celebrated the topping out of the EightyFen project on 5th July 2019. The development is due to complete in summer of 2020.
100 Leadenhall Street
The City of London Corporation has decided to grant planning permission for the development of a new skyscraper at 100 Leadenhall in the City of London.
When completed, the structure will reach a height of 263.4 metres making it the third tallest building in the Square Mile.
1 Leadenhall Street
Brookfield Properties are currently considering bringing forward amended proposals for the site at 1 Leadenhall Street.
Public Exhibitions for the revised scheme will be held at St Ethelburga’s Church 78 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AG, on:
Tuesday 26th June 3pm to 8pm
Wednesday 27th June 12pm...
The City of London Corporation has granted planning permission for the revised plans for 6-8 Bishopsgate/150 Leadenhall Street.
The new design by WilkinsonAyre adds ten more storeys, meaning the building will have 50 storeys. 120,000 sq ft of space is added to the previously approved plans so the...
Mayor of London has approved plans for 1 Undershaft development.
40 Leadenhall Street
City of London has granted planning permission for Henderson Global Investors' scheme at 40 Leadenhall Street.
The high quality building - dubbed ‘Gotham City’ when plans were initially unveiled - is located in the heart of the City’s Eastern Cluster of tall buildings. It will vary in...
McKay Securities Plc has completed the sale of its long leasehold interest in 30 Lombard Street to a German institutional fund.
The headline sale price of £76.5m reflects a net initial yield of 4.16% on a topped-up basis and a capital value of £1,308 per sq ft. Net sale proceeds of £68.5m...
The City of London Corporation has agreed to keep one of the Square Mile’s newest roof gardens open and free of charge to the public at weekends and evenings.
Under redevelopment plans for 120 Fenchurch Street, developers were required to open the 30,000sqft roof garden to the public on...
Following the 1st Floor (3,151 sq ft) letting at 69 Leadenhall Street to Ramon International Insurance Brokers, the building is now fully let, reports Newton Perkins.
Ramon joins RSG Recruitment, SBFI and The Association of Corporate Treasurers and will enjoy the benefits of newly refurbished...
Seventy St Mary Axe
Montagu Evans is relocating its London headquarters to larger offices in the City at 70 St Mary Axe.
The property and development consultancy firm has taken the twelfth floor and part of the eleventh floor – a total of over 25,000 sq ft (2,323 sq m) – on a 15-year lease.
The twelfth floor,...
Two three-bedroom duplex penthouses remaining.
The Vertue 3,232 sq ft £8,895,000.
The Moya 3,357 sq ft £8,995,000.
Contact Barratt London for sales.
Work on The Scalpel has now completed, reports property and construction consultant Gleeds.
Gleeds has been advising on the development, providing cost management and employer’s agent services for the base build contract of WR Berkley Corporation Development Ltd’s £215 million scheme, and...
One Creechurch Place
Helical plc has agreed the final letting at One Creechurch Place to Hyperion Insurance Group, the international insurance intermediary.
Hyperion is already the largest tenant at the building and has taken a further fourth floor, 16,000 sq ft on a 15-year lease. The 17-storey, prime office scheme...
Metrus Limited has appointed Polyteck Group for the new mechanical & engineering M&E contract at the Royal Exchange building.
As part of the contract, Polyteck will deliver a range of services, including black building tests, security and building management systems, fire services, fall arrest...
20 Fenchurch Street
Where is the entrance to Sky Garden located?
The entrance to Sky Garden is on Philpot Lane, on the south-west corner of 20 Fenchurch Street, just follow the signs at ground level of the building. You will have to present a valid ticket or restaurant reservation and go through security screening...
ISG recently celebrated reaching the highest point of construction at the Walsingham House project.
The ISG team joined together with project manager’s JLL, architects John Robertson Associates, and structural engineers Campbell Reith Hill and Services Consultants Long & Partners, as well as a...
10-12 Eastcheap building in the City of London EC3 - new on Buildington!
Grade II* listed 31-35 Eastcheap building is now on Buildington!
41 Eastcheap in the City of London - new on Buildington!
The City of London Corporation was advised by Colliers International on letting the last available unit at Leadenhall Market to Viandas de Salamanca, the premium Spanish retailer specialising in Iberico hams.
The 14th century market is now fully let for the first time in over five years.
The Leadenhall Building
Savills advised on the purchase of The Leadenhall Building on behalf of CC Land Holdings Ltd.
Stephen Down, head of the Central London investment team at Savills, commented the deal : “Acknowledged as one of London’s most iconic office buildings, the acquisition of the Cheesegrater, and...
Hallmark Building office development on Leadenhall Street in the City of London EC3 - new on Buildington!
5-7 Eastcheap in the City of London EC3 - new on Buildington!
48 Gracechurch Street
48 Gracechurch Street office building in the City of London EC3 - new on Buildington!
Skanska has let two floors to pan-European property company M7 Real Estate Ltd at The Monument Building.
This means there is now only one floor remaining in the 10-storey development which is located next to the Monument to the Great Fire of London.
M7 will occupy the third and fourth floors...
Dixon House 'topping out' ceremony was held on Wednesday the 22nd February, reports Waterman.
Waterman’s Director Peter Downing commented: “This milestone is a tremendous achievement for the project team. We are very proud to provide design services for MEP and structural engineering for this...
Law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is moving from Fleet Street to 100 Bishopsgate in 2021.
The law firm has taken floors 20-32 for 20 years.
Via City AM - Next in at 100 Bishopsgate: Freshfields to leave Fleet Street and cosy up with City firms, 15.02.2017 cityam.com.
Ten Trinity Square
Ardmore has completed the first major stage of Ten Trinity Square, as the Four Seasons Hotel London officially opened its doors this week.
Ardmore was appointed as principal contractor on the scheme in January 2015 to carry out the sensitive restoration of the original building, due for...
The Grade II* listed 31-35 Eastcheap building has been granted planning permission by the City of London for a mansard roof extension, reports Trehearne Architects.
The building was originally designed by R L Roumieu and built in 1868. The Gothic style office building was a sensation back in the...
Cree House in the City of London EC3 - new on Buildington!
6 Bevis Marks
AXA Investment Managers and BlackRock Real Estate, acting on behalf of their clients in a 50:50 joint venture, announce the completion of the sale in the region of £220 million of 6 Bevis Marks in London to a private client of Citi Private Bank.
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30 St Mary Axe
Gerald Eve’s City agency team have been instructed by Swiss Re as sole agents to dispose of levels 12 and 13 of 30 St Mary Axe office tower.
The oofice space comprises 34,709 sq ft in total and benefits from a stunning high-quality fit-out. Amenities include access to the restaurant and lounge...
70 Mark Lane
Stanhope and Mitsui Fudosan have secured a 68,170 sq ft pre-letting at 70 Mark Lane with global insurance company Zurich. This major letting takes the total pre-lets for the development to over 90%, ahead of its completion in December, reported Stanhope.
Zurich join fellow insurers Miller...
Savills, on behalf of CERN’s in-house pension fund, has acquired Monument Place at 24 Monument Street, London EC3 from Rockspring Property Investment Managers and Alchemy Asset Management for £93 million. The purchase reflected a net initial yield of 4.4%.
Located in the heart of the City of...
AXA Real Estate has acquired Camomile Court, on behalf of ERAFP, from Cordea Savills, on behalf of its European Commercial Fund, for £47.97 million (€64.23 million).
Situated in a prime location within the City of London, Camomile Court benefits from its close proximity to Liverpool...
Asia House office development in the City of London EC3 - New on Buildington!
Henderson’s Central London Office Fund has bought the freehold interests in The Houndsditch Estate from The Cutlers Company for an undisclosed sum.
The Houndsditch Estate is made up of four adjoining office buildings, comprising Cutlers Exchange, Cutlers Court, 117-119 Houndsditch and 120...
Christian Candy’s CPC Group has entered into an option with The Wardens and the Commonalty of the Mistery of Fishmongers of the City of London (The Fishmongers’ Company) to acquire the freehold interest in Sugar Quay, London.
CPC acquired the long leasehold interest in Sugar Quay on 7th...
A German Closed End Fund managed by Commerz Real, advised by Savills and CBRE, has confirmed the sale of The Lloyds Building to China’s leading insurance company, for £260 million reflecting a net initial yield of c. 6.1%.
The transaction represents the first purchase by a Chinese insurance...
St Botolph Building
Jardine Lloyd Thompson ("JLT"), the international group of risk specialists and employee benefits consultants, today announces that it will be moving its global headquarters and London based business operations to The St Botolph Building, EC3.
JLT has exchanged contracts with Minerva on...
Plantation Place South
Schroder Real Estate Investment Trust Limited announces that it has sold its 28.9% stake in One Plantation Place Unit Trust ('OPPUT'), the owner of Plantation Place, London EC3, realising net proceeds of £11.73 million. The disposal of the Company's stake forms part of a larger transaction where...
25 Lime Street
Offices to let - last floor remaining 839-1,100sq ft via APM www.apm-property.com
24 Lime Street
Office to let on the ground floor via Pearl Coutts.
21 Lime Street
New on Buildington! The development is currently for sale.
7-10 Leadenhall Street
Occupy London movement briefly took over the former Iraqi Rafidain Bank on Friday. Here are some photos from inside http://www.demotix.com/news/1022152/occupy-london-takes-former-state-iraqi-bank
1-6 Royal Exchange Buildings
Irish developers Joe O’Reilly and Bernard Costelloe sold 4-6 Royal Exchange Buildings to Limedew Ltd. for £17.5 million, reports Bloomberg.
Read the article here: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-10-31/louis-vuitton-store-offices-in-london-sold-for-28-million.html