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Photo: rentalcars.com adds 35 Fountain Street

rentalcars.com adds 35 Fountain Street

OBI Property have announced rentalcars.com, the world’s largest car hire booking service and one of the UK’s largest tech businesses, is to expand its operations by taking 38,000 sq. ft. on the 2nd – 6th floors of 35 Fountain Street.  It is the largest real-estate deal in Manchester city centre to date this year. rentalcars.com’s […]

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Photo: Salford City Council approves Trinity

Salford City Council approves Trinity

Acting on behalf of FICM Ltd, the property company headed by Fred Done, our client Euan Kellie Property Solutions has secured planning permission from Salford City Council to create Trinity, a new development of 380 apartments and townhouses at the junction of Trinity Way and Blackfriars, Salford.  It will be the first large PRS (private […]

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Photo: urbanbubble to host PRS discussion at MIPIM 2015

urbanbubble to host PRS discussion at MIPIM 2015

Our client, Manchester based residential property management company urbanbubble will be hosting a breakfast event at MIPIM on Wednesday 11 March at the Manchester bar.  Designed to explore the Private Rented Sector (PRS) opportunities and challenges for Manchester and Salford, Michael Howard, managing director, urbanbubble will lead the panel discussion. Our panel includes: Michael Howard, […]

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Photo: Trowers & Hamlins to move into 55 Princess Street

Trowers & Hamlins to move into 55 Princess Street

Our client, OBI Property announced UK top-50 law firm Trowers & Hamlins is to move into two floors, totalling 17,271 sq ft, at 55 Princess Street, Manchester city centre.  The firm has taken a ten-year lease, with a break at year five. Trowers & Hamlins plans to move its 70-strong Manchester team into 55 Princess […]

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Photo: Will Lewis assesses Manchester property market

Will Lewis assesses Manchester property market

On Thursday 26 February, Will Lewis, director, OBI Property led a very informative Federation for the Built Environment breakfast briefing from panel members including Simon Binns, CityCo and Ben Roberts, Cushman and Wakefield. Will spoke about the active Manchester office market, saying it is the strongest he has ever seen it in his career.  He […]

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