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Mon 6 Nov: Council big hitters in the spotlight

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Bradford Council’s big hitters are to speak to a joint Property Forum-Professionals’ Network audience in Bradford. Businesses have the opportunity to hear first-hand about plans for economic growth, regeneration and other issues likely to affect future prosperity across the District, aswell as being able to tell the local authority representatives about their issues. On Monday 6 November, 5-7pm, at the

Written on October 12, 2017Mike Cartwright
Published in City Centre Regeneration, Commercial, Events, Local News, Residential

Conditioning House – plans submitted

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Plans to redevelop one of Bradford’s most iconic buildings has taken another step forward. Conditioning House, which stands on land between Canal Road and Forster Square Retail Park, was bought by developer, the Priestley Group, a year ago, and proposals have been submitted to Bradford Council for a residential conversion. The former textile mill has been derelict for nigh-on 30

Written on August 9, 2017Mike Cartwright
Published in City Centre Regeneration, Commercial, Local News, News, Residential

Urban Living – Where Is It Going?

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The last ten years or so has seen the proliferation of residential conversions in Bradford and the District’s town centres.  Not all of them have been successful.  And yet…there is the potential to meet some of Bradford’s housing shortage, assist local businesses operating in this sector, and boost local economic growth. So, where has it been successful?  Where has it

Written on June 29, 2017Mike Cartwright
Published in City Centre Regeneration, Events, News, Residential

Going Underground: How Sunbridge Wells Happened

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From dungeons in the 1700s to an unlicensed nightclub during the swinging 60s, Sunbridge Wells has had what can be called an ‘interesting past’ – and now businesses have the chance to find out all about it. The developer of one of Bradford’s most interesting building projects is to speak to businesses in the city.  Graham Hall of Sunbridge Wells

Written on June 1, 2017Mike Cartwright
Published in City Centre Regeneration, Commercial, Events, Local News

Rail campaign stays on track

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The campaign to bring a Northern Powerhouse Rail station to Bradford has taken another step forward. A group including Chamber of Commerce chiefs united behind a new report stating the city’s case recently.  Read more here.

Written on March 22, 2017Mike Cartwright
Published in City Centre Regeneration, Local News