Build-to-rent

property week

20 Oct: Property Week – Better Late Than Never, Development is Coming to Leicester

Property week looks at new commercial and residential developments that aim to make better use of Leicester’s vacant spaces   Leicester has often lost out compared to its neighbouring regions in the past, Property Week’s full article discusses a variety of schemes and developments in and around its city centre that make better use of the city’s untapped potential. The full coverage features comments from…

property week

01 Sep: Harry Downes in Property Week: ‘Build-to-rent Fan Club is Good News for Developers’

Harry Downes Latest Quarterly Blog in Property Week   In his latest quarterly blog managing director of Fizzy Living, Harry Downes discusses the London Mayor’s new Supplementary Planning Guide and its positive impact on the build-to-rent sector. Click the link to read the full coverage on Property Week’s website: http://www.propertyweek.com/opinion/build-to-rent-fan-club-is-good-news-for-developers/5091190.article

CityAM

08 Aug: Harry Downes on the Merits of London Build-to-Rent property, in City AMHarry Downes

Harry Downes discusses what millennials in the capital are choosing in place of homeownership and traditional rental property   Homeownership across the UK has seen a noticeable decline, with the number of renters overtaking the number of buyers and homeowners last year. Low interest rates and house prices more than 12 times average incomes have made obtaining a first-time buyer mortgage increasingly difficult….

BBC Radio

16 May: Broadcasting build-to-rent – BBC Radio

Today Harry Downes, managing director of Fizzy Living, appeared live on BBC Radio London’s breakfast show to discuss London’s housing challenges with presenter Petrie Hosken. Appearing as a BBC expert is a highly-coveted opportunity, with stiff competition, so securing a slot requires persistence and creativity. Harry was the ideal candidate on this occasion. Besides being an eloquent and articulate spokesman for the industry…

Delph

08 Jul: Delph Property Group makes £35 million acquisitions in North West

This week, national and regional publications up and down the UK have been talking about Delph Property Group’s £35 million investment in PRS schemes across Manchester and Liverpool.   A site in Manchester’s Green Quarter with planning permission for 146 flats in a 15-storey building was bought from Fortis for around £25m. Delph also acquired a site in Liverpool with planning permission for 71…

Fizzy Living

10 Jun: Fizzy Living’s Tenants vs Landlords Football

Chris from TwoBlue  heads down to Powerleague Shoreditch to see how Fizzy Living is changing the tenant/landlord dynamic   How often are London’s renters given the opportunity to face-off against their landlord in a 5-a-side footie match? As well as providing high-quality living on-site, our client Fizzy Living has proven its skills on the pitch. On the 26th May I took to the pitch…