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Forward Property Group – Support for Tenants and Customers

Forward Property Group – Support for Tenants and Customers

In line with Government directive, The Forward Property Group and its residential property arm, Planetree Homes, are working from home for the foreseeable future and would like to reassure all tenants, customers and colleagues that the team are available to them to assist with any queries and to support them during this difficult time. If you would like to contact the team, the most effective route is by email using the main email address – info@forwardpropertygroup.com – which will be redirected to the most relevant contact for your enquiry.  Alternatively, please prefix @forwardpropertygroup.com with the first name of the person…
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PLANETREE HOMES ON THE LOOK OUT FOR LAND

PLANETREE HOMES ON THE LOOK OUT FOR LAND

The sale of the final home at The Orchard, our development of seven homes off Cedarfield Road in Lymm is complete and the new residents have moved in. The Orchard is the work of our residential property arm, Planetree Homes, and is one of many developments crafted in Cheshire’s prestigious towns and villages over the last twenty years. Dom Centeleghe (pictured) of Planetree Homes, he says, “We’re very proud of the high-calibre of our homes and The Orchard is a fine example of our approach.   “It’s a considered combination of fantastic location, appealing and timeless architecture, quality craftsmanship and attention…
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THE BUDGET 2020

THE BUDGET 2020

THE ANNOUNCEMENTS AFFECTING SMALL BUSINESSES AND THOSE IN THE RETAIL/LEISURE INDUSTRIES Chancellor Rishi Suna last week delivered his first Budget in the House of Commons with several significant announcements affecting small businesses and those operating in the retail and leisure sectors. The Chancellor announced a ‘business rates holiday’ for those operating in the retail, leisure and hospitality sectors with a rateable value of less than £51,000. This includes shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants, art galleries, gyms, caravan parks, cafes, small hotels, sports clubs and night clubs – all business that would be hard hit if customers chose to stay away to…
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Sale Agreed On Last Home At Lymm Development

Sale Agreed On Last Home At Lymm Development

Planetree Homes, the residential property development arm of Forward Property Group, has agreed a sale on the final property at The Orchard, its development in Lymm, Cheshire. The Orchard sits in a private enclave off Cedarfield Road and comprises seven three and four bedroom three-storey townhouses split into two blocks of three and four dwellings. The new homes feature traditional style architecture in keeping with the local residential area, and have been constructed in an attractive rustic brick with stone cills and door arches. Inside, the homes offer spacious and light filled modern style living accommodation with open plan kitchen/diners,…
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Summer completion for Crown Passages

Summer completion for Crown Passages

The Forward Property Group has commenced the final phase of the redevelopment of the former Hogan’s restaurant at Crown Passages in Hale. In late 2018 the former restaurant building went on the open market. Although in need of full renovation, Forward Property Group spotted the potential to transform the building into high quality contemporary retail, leisure and commercial office space suited to entrepreneurial small to medium sized local businesses. It’s fantastic location, just off the main high street and lying adjacent to the main public car park, will be of benefit to all manner of potential businesses, from traditional village…
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All About Art

All About Art

An innovative new ‘artists hub’ aimed at providing easily accessible space for artists and musicians with disabilities and on low incomes has taken up residence in Forward Property Group’s premises on Grosvenor Road in Altrincham. The former warehouse has been let to A4 Studios, a not-for-profit community interest company founded by four artists and entrepreneurs. A4 Studios will provide 22 wheelchair accessible ground floor studios with a further 10 studios located on the mezzanine. These fully serviced studios will be accessible 24 hours a day and will provide well-lit, secure, wi-fi equipped facilities for artists and makers in the Trafford…
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Artists impressions for Cedarfield Road Lymm revealed

Artists impressions for Cedarfield Road Lymm revealed

Planetree Homes, the residential property development arm of Forward Property Group, has revealed artists impressions of its development of architect designed luxurious new build homes in Lymm. The properties are due for completion this Summer. A total of seven homes will be constructed in a coveted location off Cedarfield Road, comprising six three bedroom homes and one four bedroom home. Each home will provide living space across three floors and has been designed with the modern family very much in mind, whilst also being sympathetic to the local area and architecture. The three-bedroom townhouses offer a choice of layouts. “Type…
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High Quality Offices Fully Let at St Baldred’s Hall in Hale

High Quality Offices Fully Let at St Baldred’s Hall in Hale

Forward Property Group has now let all of its high quality office accommodation at St Baldred’s Hall on Ashley Road in Hale. The characterful Victorian building, which was built in 1883 as a ‘Home for Girls’, was purchased by the Group in 2009 and has recently been comprehensively refurbished to offer smart office premises for small to medium sized businesses. The last suite, an 1800ft2 space on the ground floor has been occupied by High Access Maintenance Ltd The building’s distinctive red brick façade, large windows and high ceilings have made it a popular choice with businesses looking for an…
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Planning approval granted for seven high quality new homes in Lymm

Planning approval granted for seven high quality new homes in Lymm

Planetree Homes, the residential development arm of Forward Property Group, has achieved planning permission for a high quality development of seven new build homes off Cedarfield Road in Lymm. The new scheme will provide a choice of three and four bedroom three-storey townhouses split into two blocks of three and four dwellings. The design of the new homes has been inspired by the local architecture and borrows many of its most attractive elements to ensure the new arrivals are in harmony with their established neighbours. A choice of four different designs of property will be offered, each providing versatile and…
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Denzell House Fully Let

Denzell House Fully Let

Denzell House on Dunham Road in Bowdon is now fully let. The final two office suites within the beautiful Grade II listed building were occupied earlier this month by new tenants Garston Entertainment Ltd and Urban Design & Consult Ltd. Leading commercial landlords, Forward Property Group, acquired Denzell House in Spring 2015. The building has a long and interesting history; it was originally constructed in 1874 and was a private home up to 1936 when it was bequeathed to the local council. It was used by the local health service until it was converted into offices in 1989. Since acquiring…
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New dates for property networking lunch

New dates for property networking lunch

‘Forward Presents’, the monthly property industry networking lunch staged at Manchester’s prestigious St James’s Club, every second Tuesday of the month. Uniting senior decision makers and influencers from all areas of the property world, the lunch allows friends, colleagues and associates, old and new, to catch up, network and discuss topical industry and business issues over a delicious three-course lunch. The event is one of the highlights of the social calendar, with its welcoming and friendly atmosphere proving conducive to beneficial business dealing, as well as good conversation and plenty of banter! Each lunch welcomes a guest speaker, invited to…
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