Henley purchases 800 acre Gettysburg site for over 55s accommodation

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:48
Henley’s USA division has completed the off-market acquisition of a 779-acre site in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, which has vested approval for the development of new homes focused on those aged 55 and over with a development value of $400m.
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Jaguar races to Bruntwood's Neo for new engineering centre

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:44
Developer Bruntwood has agreed a deal to sign the UK’s largest car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover to its Neo office building in Manchester.
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Property Partner agrees strategic partnership with GAMA Property

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:42
Real estate crowdfunding platform Partner Partner has teamed up with residential investor GAMA Property to expand its portfolio of schemes available.
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IPIM and The Mansion Group snap up Newcastle student digs

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:41
IP Investment Management (IPIM) and The Mansion Group have purchased a 386-bed purpose built student accommodation block in Newcastle for £19.5m.
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2019 Volvo XC60 adds less expensive FWD model that costs $40,000

The Car Connection News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:39
The World Car of the Year and our Best Crossover To Buy 2018 just got a little better looking…or at least the price did anyway. The 2019 Volvo XC60 crossover SUV will get a new base trim that starts under $40,000 before destination, according to a report Tuesday by Cars Direct. The entry-level T5 Momentum trim of the XC60 gets a new...
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KWE forms Irish PRS JV with AXA IM

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:32
Kennedy Wilson has formed a joint venture with AXA IM - Real Assets to target the Irish private rented sector (PRS).
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Fruition gets green light for £50m Old Oak regen

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:18
Fruition Properties has been given the green light to develop its largest property to date within the 650 acre Old Oak and Park Royal regeneration zone.
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Crest Nicholson teams with M&G for Thames Valley PRS partnership

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 12:52
M&G Real Estate has teamed up with housebuilder Crest Nicholson to fund the construction of 114 private rental homes in a new Berkshire garden village.
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Aldi to acquire Camden store as part of widespread Waitrose closures

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 12:36
Aldi has confirmed plans to acquire Waitrose’s store in Camden after the retailer’s owner John Lewis Partnership announced closures of five sites earlier today.
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CBRE goes Low for new head of EMEA hotels investment

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 12:06
CBRE has appointed former Frasers Hospitality Trust head of investment Colin Low as its new head of hotel investment properties for Europe, the Middle East & Africa (EMEA).
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Volkswagen, suppliers team up to standardize self-driving car tech

The Car Connection News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00
From vehicle-to-vehicle communication, cameras, sensors, and radar, to a secure, high-speed network linking everything together, thousands of factors have to operate in sync and without fail for self-driving cars to succeed. That’s why the Volkswagen Group on Tuesday announced that it teamed up with a group of suppliers to form the...
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The 10 cheapest new cars with automatic emergency braking

The Car Connection News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00
New cars are full of whiz-bang features, but one that's worth seeking out for its ability to prevent a crash is automatic emergency braking. When automatic emergency braking systems detect an impending collision—via radar or cameras, depending on the setup—they first warn audibly and sometimes visually and then, if no action is taken...
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John Lewis issues profit warning and closes Waitrose stores

Property Week News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:58
John Lewis Partnership has issued a profit warning saying it expected its profits in the first half of the year would be “close to zero”.
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