LSH appointed by Wirral Borough Council
The northern public sector team at LSH has been chosen to act as property advisor to Wirral Borough Council. The appointment sees LSH reviewing the council’s surplus assets and identifying options for their future use. The appointment is for a 3-year period.
Growing appetite for investment in the North West
Findings from our latest UK Investment Transactions (UKIT) report show that the total value of commercial property investment transactions increased in Q2 2013 to £292.43m from £211.4m in the previous quarter.
LSH appointed on £284m Local Infrastructure Fund
LSH's Planning and Development Consultancy division has been appointed by the Homes and Communities Agency to advise on bids received for the £284m Local Infrastructure Fund.
New-build empty property rate consultation launches
The government has launched its six-week consultation on the exemption of empty property rates for new-build developments, completed between 01 October 2013 and 30 September 2016.
Planning changes to allow 'pop-up' shops and restaurants
In a bid to revive the British high street, the Government has announced a relaxation in 'change of use class' planning law that will allow shops and restaurants under 150 sq m to ‘pop up’ in existing commercial space without planning permission.
LSH wins 'Property Deal of the Year' award for Waters HQ
Following an exciting night at the Insider North West Property Awards 2013, Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) was delighted to win the coveted Deal of the Year Award for its work with US-based scientific company Waters Corporation.
Head of Corporate Property at Westminster City Council to join LSH
Richard Platt, Head of Corporate Property at Westminster City Council is joining Lambert Smith Hampton as Head of Public Sector across the north of the UK.
The Co-op's HQ sale dominates the North West's investment market
Findings from our latest UK Investment Transactions (UKIT) report show that the total value of commercial property investment transactions fell in Q1 2013 to £211.4m from £283m in the previous quarter.
LSH expands its northern Planning and Development Team
We have strengthened our Planning and Development offering across the North of England, with the promotion of two senior staff members and an expansion of the team’s services.
New Waters HQ shortlisted for Insider’s North West Property Deal of the Year award
LSH has been shortlisted for Insider's prestigious North West Property Awards 2013.