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Lifting The Lid On The UK’s Private Rented Sector

With so many media sources commenting on the fast-moving UK property market, it’s not always easy to get a clear picture on the real state of play in Britain’s private rented sector. The publication of the Department for Communities and…

West Midlands Mayor Appoints Phil Carlin To Business Role

The Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has appointed SevenCapital managing director Phil Carlin to head up the new Business Advisory Group. To date, SevenCapital has invested in 15 projects across Birmingham that are either complete, currently under construction…

Second City Races Ahead With Commonwealth Games Bid

Birmingham’s pursuit of the 2022 Commonwealth Games has taken a major step forward after it was chosen over Liverpool to be England’s preferred host city. While the government must now decide whether to submit a formal bid to the Games’…

Investing in the Future

With competition for the best schools, colleges and universities tougher than ever and the average cost of putting a child through education soaring to eye-watering levels, it’s unsurprising UK and international investors are increasingly turning to property to help provide…

Granville Lofts Update – August 17

Following May’s update, we are delighted to share with you the latest progress update for Granville Lofts. The main steelworks have been erected and ground floor concrete and decking are almost complete. Scaffolding to main elevations and work on the lift…

The Kettleworks Update – August 17

Following on from our May update, we are delighted to share with you the latest progress update for The Kettleworks. The existing steel in the first block has now been fully cleaned and the steel frame, concrete planks and stairs…

Private Rentals Sector Scores Major New Deal

Developments in the UK’s burgeoning private rented sector continue at pace this month with the nation’s biggest buy to rent site receiving a £65million boost from government. The landmark deal is set to deliver more than 7,600 new, high-quality homes at…

New Announcement Signals HS2 Plans Firmly On track

Plans to build the much-heralded HS2 High Speed Rail Link between London and Birmingham and beyond have taken another big step forward this week with the government confirming the building contractors who will complete the scheme’s first phase. Transport Secretary…

SevenCapital to Develop £270m Swindon Leisure Led Mixed-Use Scheme

Plans to redevelop Swindon’s North Star Site into a large-scale regional leisure destination look set to charge full steam ahead as a proposal submitted by a leading property developer to take over the scheme is agreed by Swindon Borough Council.…