£2m Sale Of Jewellery Quarter Properties

Raybone Developments, the organization behind the redevelopment of the old Birmingham Mint Site in Icknield Street, has bought the properties which are located on Caroline Street. According to a statement, the transaction was off-market and was for an undisclosed fee...

Visits To UK Rise As Pound Falls

Official figures show that the number of visitors to the United Kingdom rose 3.5million in June, up 7% from the same month last year. The number of visitors from Europe was 2.241 million, an increase of 2%, but the figures...

Pay rises forecast to stay weak, survey predicts

According to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), pay will rise just 1% over the next year, meaning further pressure on incomes. The CIPD say that despite falling unemployment numbers, an increasing supply of labour is the reason...

Barclaycard Arena to become ‘Arena Birmingham’ from September

The multi-purpose arena's new name will re-brand the 15,800-seater to reflect its location from the 1st September. The likes of John Legend, The Nooran Sisters and The Australian Pink Floyd Show will be the first to perform in the arena...

£85m apartment complex to be built next to Edgbaston

375 flats are to be developed by German Investment Group Patrizia who acquired four acres of land next to the cricket stadium from Warwickshire County Cricket Club and Homes and Communities Agency. Patrizia UK plans to build parking for residents,...

UK Car Sales Drop 9.3% in July Says Motor Trade Body

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has reported that new car registrations fell 9.3% in July compared to a year earlier. About 162,000 cars were sold during the month and the trade body says the market’s falling numbers,...

Bootcamp Media celebrates 5th birthday with sold-out network event

On 27th July 2017, Internet marketing and web design agency, Bootcamp Media, held a business networking event that sold out almost instantly and gave them chance to celebrate a very important milestone. Coinciding with the Birmingham agency’s fifth birthday, the...

Winners of the English Asian Business Awards 2017 are announced

The Asian business community celebrated their success in a glamorous ceremony held in the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel on Monday evening. Organised by Oceanic Consulting, the country’s leading ethnic promotions and consulting company, the black tie event acknowledged and celebrated...

Chamber backs trade mission to fast-growing Canada

Andy Street fulfils his pledge to lead a West Midlands trade mission to a fast-growing market when he visits Toronto next week – accompanied by Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce (GBCC). Paul Faulkner, chief executive of the GBCC, will join...

New App ‘Urbanco’ Makes Renting Quick and Painless

  Brand new PropTech The Urban Collective is on a mission to revolutionise the rental market and finally put tenants’ needs first. Today it launches a brand-new property search appUrbanCo that promises to be the most convenient and enjoyable way for tenants to...