Updates for new developments and existing buildings in London EC1 postcode.
Areas: Bunhill Fields, Clerkenwell, Farringdon, Finsbury, Hatton Garden, St Luke's and St Bartholomew's Hospital.
Local authority: Camden, City of London, Islington.
New home agents: Savills (Postmark), JLL (Pinks Mews 2018)
Office Agents: CBRE (Sixty London 2013)
Bouygues UK, a British subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, has been appointed by Taylor Wimpey Central London to construct the first phase of Postmark. The contract is worth in excess of £100 million.
Philip Jenkins, managing director of Taylor Wimpey Central London, commented: “With its...
Helical has agreed to a 19,576 sq ft letting comprising the 10th and 11th floors at The Tower, the second phase of its landmark Old Street scheme at The Bower.
Brilliant Basics, an Infosys Company, has taken a 10-year lease on the space at a blended rent of £72 psf. They join WeWork, the global...
Help to Buy launch 18th October 2018!
1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments for sale. Prices from £600,000.
Contact Savills for more information.
The work is now underway to transform the existing 153,000 sq ft office building to over 310,000 sq ft of retail, residential and office space across 29 storeys.
Consent had previously been obtained by CIT to create a brand new Grade A, the office-led scheme at the site, with practical completion...
Launch Party for Pinks Mews on Thursday 4th October 2018!
RSVP to CBRE or Knight Frank.
Helical has taken possession of the site above the Farringdon East Elizabeth Line station and has started construction of a new c.89,000 sq ft office building with a ground floor restaurant unit. Completion of the building is expected in November 2019.
Source: Helical Bar Portfolio and Trading...
Of the first phase of 144 residential units at Barts Square, Helical has completed on the sales of 120 units and exchanged contracts on a further 14 units for a combined gross sales value of £171.9m at an average of £1,558 psf. Delivery of the final units is due in October 2018;
Join Savills at the exhibition for Atlas development in Hong Kong 8th - 9th September 2018.
Contact Savills for more information.
Join Savills for drinks and canapes in the beautiful landscaped gardens of The Featherstone 23rd August 2018!
Move in this summer - prices starting from £985,000.
RSVP to attend - contact details are on the development website.
HB Reavis has acquired the 12,800m2 Crossrail Over-Site Development (OSD) at Farringdon West in Clerkenwell.
The site will become HB Reavis’ fifth acquisition in its pipeline of Central London office developments, alongside 33 Central, which was completed and sold to Wells Fargo in December...
Demolition of the existing buildings is due to commence in January 2019. The new 125,000 sq ft Featherstone Building is due to complete in early 2022.
Source: Derwent London Interim 2018 Results, 09 Aug 2018 derwentlondon.com.
99 Golden Lane
Planning committees at the City of London Corporation and in the London Borough of Islington have approved plans for 99 Golden Lane.
Final sign off was given by Islington Council on Thursday 19.07.2018 for the scheme to regenerate the former site of Richard Cloudesley School, and adjoining City...
One Bartholomew Close
AshbyCapital and its development partner Helical have completed their first pre-let at One Bartholomew as The Trade Desk takes 55,000 sq ft in the development.
The Trade Desk is taking the top three floors, including the tenth-floor terrace. The company is moving from its current base on...
Great Portland Estates completed the 161,700 sq ft of
office, retail and restaurant space in late April.
Turner Broadcasting, which has already pre-let 98,100 sq ft on
the lower ground to third floors, exercised its option to lease the whole of the fourth floor (18,400 sq ft).
McLaren Construction has been appointed as the main contractor to deliver the construction works for Dar Group’s new UK headquarters at 150 Holborn.
David Miller, Regional Managing Director, McLaren Construction London said: ‘’We are delighted to have been selected by Dar Group for this...
66-86 Farringdon Road
Endurance Land and Whitbread have secured planning permission for a mixed-use redevelopment of the NCP car park at 68-86 Farringdon Road in the London Borough of Islington.
The planning consent presents the opportunity to demolish the existing multi-storey car park to develop a part five, part...
The 119 Farringdon Road development celebrated the Topping Out Ceremony on Thursday, 22 March 2018.
Approximately 50 people were in attendance for the afternoon celebration, including the McLaren site team and representatives from Viridis, AHMM, Gardiner & Theobald and other consultants involved...
The Denizen is launching today 13th September 2017!
Studios, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with prices from £695,000 through Savills.
225 City Road
Hackney Council has decided to grant planning permission for 225 City Road, reports architect AHMM.
The mixed-use development comprises commercial workspace and 100 private rented sector homes. These will be supported by new retail, café and restaurant uses from a shared super lobby on the...
Norges Bank Real Estate Management has acquired a 100% interest in an office property located on 60 Holborn Viaduct for £321.3 million.
The agreement was signed and completed on 27 September 2018. The asset is unencumbered by debt, and no financing was involved in the transaction.
Kingsway Place in Clerkenwell, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
40 Holborn Viaduct
40 Holborn Viaduct office building in London EC1 - new on Buildington!
Minerva House at 26-27 Hatton Garden, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
25 Charterhouse Square
Helical has during the past six months let 24,768 sq ft to three separate tenants at 25 Charterhouse Square at an average rent of £75.67 psf for 19,630 sq ft of offices and at £59.35 psf for 5,138 sq ft of retail. The building is now fully let.
Source: Helical plc today presents a summary of...
White Collar Factory
White Collar Factory has been shortlisted for RIBA London Awards 2018.
All shortlisted buildings will now be assessed by a regional jury with the winning buildings announced at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 15 May.
Read more at architecture.com.
37-45 City Road
Helical plc has exchanged contracts on the sale of C-Space, the award-winning office scheme at 37-45 City Road, Shoreditch, London, EC1 to Meadow London Core-Plus Fund LP, for £74m reflecting a net initial yield of 4.6%.
A former carpet factory, Helical acquired the building in June 2013,...
Expedia group and Cancer Research UK have regeared leases at Angel Building, reports Derwent London.
Expedia will occupy 231,400 sq ft or 93% of the office element from 2020, and has extended its tenure from 2021 to 2030. There are minimum rental uplifts on various leases at the next review...
Theba House in Hatton Garden, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
200 Aldersgate has achieved a Wired Certified Platinum rating, ranking its technology infrastructure as amongst the best in the UK.
The scheme, run by international platform WiredScore, helps developers and landlords understand necessary investments to achieve best-in-class connectivity, while...
The Eagle has been shortlisted in the 'Best New Place to Live' category at next year’s London Planning Awards.
Organised by London First, in partnership with the Mayor of London, London Councils, the Planning Officers Society and the Royal Town Planning Institute, the London Planning Awards...
Anton Page is advertising two brand new commercial units for sale at the Lexicon development, which was completed by Mount Anvil earlier this year.
The 2 commercial spaces on offer are 907 sq. ft. (Unit 1) and 354 sq. ft. (Unit 2). They are offered in shell condition with capped off services,...
Showcase event at East Central development takes place 27th October 2016!
30 Old Street
30 Old Street is launching on Thursday 30th June!
For more information please visit the development website.
Herbal House office development in Clerkenwell, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
8 over 5
8 over 5 development in Clerkenwell, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
Gooch House in Bourne Estate, London EC1 - new on Buildington!
28-30 Kirby Street
New on Buildington! 28-30 Kirby Street is a mixed use development between Holborn and Clerkenwell.
79 Clerkenwell Road
Commercial property consultant Richard & Susskind has completed leasing the 2nd Floor of 79 Clerkenwell Road to the children’s literature experts Usborne Publishing (www.usborne.com) on behalf of LaSalle Investment for a term of five years. Their new media style office on the 2nd Floor of 79...
Social media and marketing company Conversocial Limited have taken 2,715 sq ft of newly refurbished media style office space at Epworth House, 25 City Road, London EC1. They have rented the 2nd floor suite and there are still 4 units available to let in the building which has an impressive and...
New in Buildington - development of 60 apartments and 30,000 sqft of commercial space. Construction started March 2011 and is due to complete Autumn 2012.