100 Liverpool Street
Milbank, the leading global law firm, has committed to over 70,000 sq. ft and Peel Hunt LLP, the UK independent corporate broking/advisory house, will take 40,000 sq. ft. at 100 Liverpool Street.
Over 60% of the office space has now exchanged or is under offer at the building.
Gresham St Paul’s
The Swiss Investment Foundation AFIAA and Stanhope launched the new office building Gresham St Paul’s last week.
Kevin Darvishi, Leasing Director at Stanhope, commented: “The sustainable redevelopment of Gresham St Paul’s will provide a host of amenities on the ground floor, light-filled...
118 Curtain Road
CMA has secured planning approval from Hackney Council planning committee for the redevelopment of 118 Curtain Road designed by Adjaye Associates.
77 Coleman Street
Kajima has chosen VolkerFitzpatrick to carry out £27million refurbishment and extension at 77 Coleman Street.
The works started in April 2018 and are expected to complete in Q4 of this year.
The project will include the construction of 68,000 sq ft of office space and over 16,000 sq ft of...
New photos of The Stage development!
British Land has signed a further three leases for office space at Broadgate.
Totalling 303,000 sq ft across 135 Bishopsgate and 1FA, the lettings are to global advertising giant, McCann Worldgroup UK; TP ICAP, the world’s largest interdealer broker, which is moving from its current home at...
Landsec has appointed Sir Robert McAlpine as its main contractor to deliver 21 Moorfields, using a new collaborative approach to construction partner selection.
To ensure maximum efficiency on this complex development, Landsec has trialed an enhanced procurement process, focused on collaboration...
Skanska is currently refurbishing 51 Moorgate, in the City of London EC2.
Skanska’s London-based teams will occupy three of the office floors once completed in 2019.
Gregor Craig, President and CEO, Skanska UK, commented: “By creating 51 Moorgate, a building that provides a sustainable,...
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has agreed to first pre-letting at flagship London development with innovative lease to Hiscox for at least 81,000 sq ft of space in Twentytwo
Twentytwo is the 1.4m sq ft (c. 130,000 sqm) people-focused development in the heart of London being managed by AXA...
One Bishopsgate Plaza
The concrete structure at One Bishopsgate Plaza has now reached level 11, reports architect MSMR.
The rapid progress is due in part to the pre-cast concrete columns being manufactured off-site and then craned into position on the post-tensioned concrete slab that is cast in situ.
MSMR is the...
Planning consent has been secured for the extensive refurbishment of 120 Moorgate designed by Darling Associates.
The building will become the latest workspace for WeWork.
Damion Burrows, Director at Darling Associates, comments: “As the Moorgate area is transformed in the lead up to the...
British Land is progressing with plans at 1-2 Broadgate, in total covering 507,000 sq ft, including a significant retail, leisure and dining element. Vacant possession is not expected until the end of 2019 but they expect to make a planning
application towards the end of this year.
One Crown Place
AlloyMtd Group has announced the appointment of Mace to deliver the redevelopment of One Crown Place.
Following a successful pre-construction phase, Mace was chosen for its experience in building high quality and complex developments. The main contract was signed today, a major achievement for...
20 Ropemaker Street
The new commercial tower development at 20 Ropemaker Street, designed by Make Architects, has gained consent from Islington Council this week.
The 27-storey scheme is developed by Park Lane Management and development management CORE.
Frank Filskow, partner at Make commented: “We are really...
60 London Wall
LaSalle and Citygrove Securities PLC finalised their planning consent with the City of London for the redevelopment of 60 London Wall at the end of July.
Skanska, one of the World’s leading project development and construction companies has been appointed as the main contractor following a...
1 Finsbury Avenue
Work will start on the £35 million (Brtish Land share) refurbishment of 1 Finsbury Avenue next month, adding retail, a new cinema and roof terrace to the building.
Exclusive discussions regarding 78,000 sq ft of this improved space, representing 27% of the total available, are underway with...
Developer Redrow has achieved BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment certification for the redevelopment of Blake Tower.
The refurbishment of the 17-storey tower into 74 sustainable homes achieved a Very Good rating at the post-refurbishment stage of the assessment.
The housebuilder faced significant...
Expedite, Waterman’s Building Services team have been appointed for the design of the MEP fit-out on the 6th floor at 125 London Wall. The space will be delivered for Testing Circle, a leading provider of IT Resources and specialist Software Testing Solutions Finance, Media, Retail, Public Sector,...
125 Old Broad Street
City Developments Limited CDL has completed the purchase of a freehold Grade A office tower, 125 Old Broad Street, for £385 million or £1,170 psf.
125 Old Broad Street comprises a Grade A office tower and ancillary retail space and has Net Lettable Area (NLA) of approximately 329,200 square...
55 Gresham Street
Parmarbrook has been appointed by Investec Asset Management for the fit out of 55 Gresham Street where they will occupy the entire 121,600 sq. ft of office space set across 11 floors.
HLW Architects is designing the £15m fit-out.
Investec Asset Management will relocate from their current...
British Land and GIC have completed on the sale of 100% of 5 Broadgate to a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of CK Asset Holdings Limited for £1 billion.
The transaction reflects British Land’s consistent strategy of realising value from completed and well-let properties. British Land and its...
Ropemaker Place is under offer (Q. £707m) to HoBee Land, reports Savills.
Via City Investment Watch 15 May 2018 savills.co.uk.
Stanhope plc and partner Mitsui Fudosan have completed a major letting at Angel Court to international financial services group Prudential plc.
The company joins Petrobras Europe Limited (PEL), Delphi Technologies and ConocoPhillips, who have all relocated their headquarters to the...
52 Wilson Street
The Flying Horse public house at 52 Wilson Street - new on Buildington!
Winchester House in the City of London EC2 - new on Buildington!
99 Bishopsgate office building - new on Buildington!
62 Paul Street
A £13.5 million development on 62 Paul Street is coming to life as the scaffolding is removed this week, reports contractor Murphy.
Murphy is working on the mixed development, which has been ten years in the making, will meet the needs of local Hackney residents by providing a cultural outlet,...
Uncommon Liverpool Street
ISG has completed the redevelopment of The Crosspoint next to Liverpool Street station.
This is ISG’s second project for Lord Alan Sugar’s real estate company, Amsprop. They have previously completed 5 Cheapside next to St Paul’s Cathedral.
A number of 4th-century skeletons were...
1 Prince's Street
The Regent Street Partnership between Norges Bank Real Estate Management and The Crown Estate has acquired three properties from a joint venture between Aviva Life & Pensions UK Limited and Public Sector Pension Investment Board.
The three properties are 263-269 Oxford Street and 3-5 Swallow...
2nd phase launch is expected in June 2017!
Register your details with Hurford Salvi Carr for an invitation.
The Ned is opening on the 2nd May 2017!
8 Finsbury Circus
8 Finsbury Circus by WilkinsonEyre has been shortlisted for the RIBA London Regional Award 2017!
Visit www.architecture.com/riba to find out more about the awards.
The final vacant floor at 100 Cheapside has been let to international law firm Goodwin Procter.
Arnold House development in Shoreditch, London EC2 - new on Buildington!
Seventy Wilson office building in London EC2 - new on Buildington!
New exhibition Mies van der Rohe & James Stirling: Circling the Square is coming to the gallery at the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in spring 2017.
A renewed examination of two iconic architectural schemes proposed for the same site in the City of London.
Commodities trader Trailstone has taken one of the two floors at Salesforce Tower previously occupied by tech firm Powa Technologies, which went into administration in February 2016.
Evening Standard reports that Trailstone, which already occupied a smaller floor in the skyscraper, is paying £90...
Bank of England
The Bank of England building on Threadneedle Street in the City of London EC2 - new on Buildington!
London Wall Place
London Wall Place topped out on Friday 22nd July 2016, reports Make.
A ceremony set to a mesmerising panoramic City backdrop at London Wall Place included speeches from George Assimakopoulos and Phil Clarke of Brookfield Multiplex Construction Europe, Martin Jepson of Brookfield Office...
35 King Street
Savills has agreed a new letting to VOYA Investment Management at 35 King Street on behalf of London & Oriental.
The property investment and development company has agreed a new 10-year lease on the 1,691 sq ft (157 sq m) 6th floor office, at a rent of £75 sq ft (£807 sq m).
The Sugar Building
London Executive Offices has taken The Sugar Building at 5 Cheapside next to St Paul’s Cathedral from Amsprop, Lord Sugar’s privately owned real estate vehicle.
The octagonal office building, 40,126 sq ft in total over seven floors, has been acquired on a 15 year lease at an undisclosed rent....
The Banking Hall
Mitsui Fudosan's first development in the City of London, 8-10 Moorgate, has won this year's City Heritage Award.
A commemorative bronze plaque was unveiled by the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Alan Yarrow, in a ceremony held at the building on 24th July.
The prestigious City...
Boultbee Brooks Real Estate, the UK-based real estate investor and developer, has sold Rivington House to The Charities Property Fund for £15.22m.
The property, located on Great Eastern Street, London EC2, is currently let in its entirety to LK Bennett Ltd on a 15-year lease and the sale price...
Blackrock Europe Property Fund III and CarVal Investors, in partnership with Quadrant Estates, have sold Moorgate Exchange to Brookfield Property Partners for £211m.
Source: Quadrant Estates www.quadrantestates.com
BayernLB has taken a new 10-year lease on office space at Moor House equating to 10,139 sq ft (941 sq m).
Source: Savills www.savills.co.uk
Brookfield Multiplex has been awarded the design and build contract for Principal Place, the 16-storey mixed-use Grade A Building designed by Fosters + Partners.
The commercial development is one component of the mixed-use scheme, which also features a 50-storey, 250,000 sq ft residential tower...
New Italian restaurant Caterina55 will open at The Heron in June!
Source: Big Hospitality http://www.bighospitality.co.uk/Venues/New-Italian-restaurant-Caterina55-to-launch-in-London-in-June
Guildhall - new on Buildington!
30 Crown Place
Samsung SRA Asset Management ('Samsung SRA') through Cushman & Wakefield Investors ('CWI') has acquired 30 Crown Place, London EC2, on behalf of South Korean institutional investors from a fund managed by Hannover Leasing GmbH & Co. KG.
The prime office building, which offers 192,070...
34 Worship Street
The prices for 34 Worship Street apartments starts from £635,000 to £1,17m.
Source: Homes & Property, Evening Standard 20.02.2013
One Threadneedle Street
SEB Asset Management sells office property in the City of London after successful repositioning
SEB Asset Management sold One Threadneedle Street after a successful repositioning and the signing of a long-term lease. The property, which is part of the open-ended real estate fund SEB ImmoPortfolio...
British Land and Blackstone have announced that global law firm Hill Dickinson has agreed to let 32,000 sq ft of office space at the Broadgate Tower. The firm has agreed a ten year lease and are set to occupy levels six, seven and part of level eight of the 33-storey tower located in the heart of...
New on Buildington - mixed use development on Paul Street in London EC2 postcode area.
Boston Properties Inc., one of the largest office landlords in US, is in negotiations to buy Drapers Gardens for £285 million ($450 million), reports Wall Street Journal.
If Drapers Gardens sells, it would be the second time in two years that the building changes hands. It was sold to Evans...
The demolition of 4 Broadgate will be completed in April 2012.
The demolition of 6 Broadgate will be completed in April 2012.
Sixty Threadneedle Street
Hammerson plc has sold the freehold of 60 Threadneedle Street, London EC2, to St. Martins Property Investments Limited, the UK-based real estate investment vehicle of the State of Kuwait.
The net consideration after deducting rental top-ups is £176 million, £5 million of which is deferred...
The £285 million sale of London's iconic Tower 42 to South African property billionaire Nathan Kirsh today heralded a frantic burst of wheeler-dealing on City property in the weeks ahead. Read the full article in Evening Standard:...
We have just added a couple of photos of Warnford Court reception area. The building is currently being refurbished.
Planning application submitted in December 2010 stated that 5 Broadgate replaces 3, 4 and 6 Broadgate.
It was later revealed that British Land had to scrap plans to demolish the cylindrical 3 Broadgate building, used as a sales suite when the development first launched in the 1980s.