HARRIS LAMB MARKETS WALSALL SITE FOR 252 NEW HOMES

The former Caparo site in Walsall has been placed on the market after its owners applied for planning permission to build more than 250 new homes. The 16.5 acre site, accessed from Green Lane and Old Birchills Lane, has stood empty for years following the manufacturer’s decision to consolidate operations in Oldbury, with the factory being demolished between 2007 and 2009. Harris Lamb i...

A BATTY REASON TO DELAY DEVLOPMENT

Ecology experts at Harris Lamb are working with developers to ensure that construction schedules are not disrupted during the core summer bat survey season, which runs May-August. Dr Holly Smith, who heads up the business’ Environmental team stressed that development schedules could suffer setbacks if the necessary surveys were not completed in the coming months. With 18 species of bat in ...

WEST BROMWICH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE SOLD FOR OVER £1.5M

A West Bromwich warehouse has been bought for more than £1.5 million as investors seek high-yield industrial investments across the UK. Harris Lamb was instructed Kindale to sell Units 1-3 at Junction 1 Industrial Estate in Dartmouth Road. The premises, which is let to service-provider MCD Group Limited, a business owned by Europe’s largest distributor of floorcoverings, Headla...

GALLIFORD TRY PARTNERSHIPS NAMED AS NEW OWNERS OF FORMER HALL GREEN STADIUM

The new owners of Hall Green Stadium have been revealed as regeneration specialists Galliford Try Partnerships. Extensive interest in the 10.77-acre site from developers resulted in Harris Lamb putting a best-bids deadline in place, and the FTSE 250 business has now been confirmed as the successful buyer, having paid in excess of £13 million for the land. Harris Lamb’s Residential ...

COOL NEW OCCUPIER SET FOR SWEET SUCCESS AT RUGBY’S SWAN CENTRE

A cool contender has been confirmed as the latest occupier at Rugby’s new restaurant quarter further to continued investment into the town’s retail presence. Kaspa’s Desserts has taken on Unit D at Chapel Street Dining; the restaurant quarter at the Swan Centre, and a £350,000 fit-out of the premises is now imminent before the dessert house chain opens its doors at the end of the summer. ...