Commercial and cultural hub First Street has expanded again, as 170,000 sq ft of Grade A office space is welcomed to the estate.
Ask Real Estate & Whitbread PLC will host a public exhibition to launch emerging proposals for the next phase of the First Street regeneration area.
Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd has been appointed by Ask Real Estate Ltd and Richardson, as lead contractor to build the Tower Works scheme on Globe Road in Leeds City Centre.
Cedar (Maple Oak) Ltd, a company owned by the Richardson family, alongside its development partner Ask Real Estate Ltd, has submitted a planning application to develop the historic Tower Works site on Globe Road in Leeds city centre. The plans were warmly received by the city’s Plans Panel in April.
Ask Real Estate Limited has appointed Sarah Woodmansey as development executive.
Sarah joins from Keir Group where she specialised in development management on a number of high profile schemes across the north.
100 Embankment is on the rise and will complete in June 2020. The magnificent nine-storey building is attracting a significant amount of attention from occupiers both locally and nationally.
Ask Real Estate, in a joint venture with the Richardson family and PATRIZIA, has exchanged a pre-let agreement with Whitbread for a 200-bedroom Premier Inn hotel at First Street, Manchester.
Ask Real Estate invites you to attend a public exhibition of plans to develop a new Staycity Aparthotel together with new retail/leisure uses within the adjacent railway arches in Manchester City Centre.
Local residents, businesses and stakeholders are invited to discuss the proposals at a drop-in public exhibition where plans and images will be on display and the design team will be on hand to answer any questions.
The exhibition will take place at the Deansgate Pub, Deansgate on Wednesday 3 October from 3pm – 7pm, and can be viewed here.
Cinema operator ODEON is to take the whole third floor (26,285 sq ft) at No.8 First Street, Manchester at £29.50 per sq ft.
Construction work has started on 100 Embankment, the second and final phase of the Embankment scheme in Salford’s Greengate neighbourhood.
WSP has confirmed that it will be moving to No8 First Street later this year.
The leading engineering and professional services firm is taking 55,000 sq ft across the first and second floors of the building which is due to complete in September. The move to No8 will see WSP merge its four existing Manchester offices into a single location, bringing up to 850 staff to First Street.
New images have been released showing how Salford’s 100 Embankment will look when complete. The nine story Grade A office building will be crowned with a stunning roof top terrace providing views right across the cities of Salford and Manchester.
Together with partners, Richardson and PATRIZIA, we are delighted to be supporting Bee in the City, a spectacular public art event taking place from July - September this summer. Over eighty individually designed, super-sized Bee sculptures are winging their way to Manchester to form a world-class, free art trail across the city’s streets, parks and public spaces. Our bee called Bee-bop-a-raver will take residence at First Street.
BAM Construction has been appointed as lead contractor to deliver 100 Embankment, the second and final phase of the Embankment scheme in Salford’s Greengate neighbourhood.
With the successful conclusion of MIPIM 2018, and the imminent start on site of 100 Embankment, listen here to the thoughts of Paul Dennett, City Mayor of Salford and Managing Director of Ask, John Hughes about the benefits of delivering the final phase of the Embankment scheme to the Greengate neighbourhood.
Tristan Capital Partners and joint venture partners Ask Real Estate and the Richardson Family, have signed a forward funding agreement with Salford City Council to develop 100 Embankment, the second and final phase of the Embankment scheme in Salford’s Greengate neighbourhood, creating a new corporate centre for the city. The project is scheduled for delivery in early 2020.
Ask Real Estate (Ask), the Richardson Family and Patrizia UK have formed a new Joint Venture to bring forward the remaining office development plots at First Street in Manchester City Centre.
No8 First Street, the 170,000 sq ft Grade A office scheme, is still on track for completion following Carillion’s demise, with the appointment of specialist construction management team Rayner Rowen and supporting sub contractors.
No8 First Street is the first new-build office scheme in Manchester to achieve the “Wired Certified Gold for Development & Re-development” rating for its digital connectivity. The award, which ranks its technology infrastructure amongst the best in the UK, comes as the first occupiers move into the landmark building this week.
Ask Real Estate Limited has secured new long-term investment following the sale of a majority stake in the company to the Richardson family.