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Ambitious Barberry appoints new Project Director

Commercial property investor and developer Barberry Group has appointed project director Jon Mott to help drive delivery of its growing pipeline of developments across the industrial, residential and student accommodation sectors. Jon has joined the Midlands-based company as it continues to deliver 2.8 million sq ft of industrial projects with […]

08/07/2019

Best Student Housing Award 2019 Goes to Bishop Gate, Coventry

Barberry – in partnership with Future Lets, Coventry University – won the Best Student Housing 2019 award for our development of Bishop Gate, Coventry at the 7th annual CUBO Awards on 4 July 2019. Ten universities were recognised and rewarded for the valuable contributions that they have made in driving […]

05/07/2019

£9.8 million speculative warehouse development gets green light

Barberry Developments’ proposed £9.8 million speculative development of a 72,000 sq ft warehouse unit at the site of a former DIY store in Northamptonshire has been given the go-ahead by planners. Barberry’s planning application for the development of a 3.5-acre site at Sopwith Way, Daventry, has been approved by Daventry […]

18/06/2019

Barberry Makes Donation to Support Land Aid

On Thursday 6 June, MSc Real Estate students gathered together to sleep outside the Business School in support of LandAid, a charity which provides safe, suitable and affordable accommodation for young people facing homelessness. Over the course of the year the MSc Student Committee has initiated and organised a variety […]

13/06/2019

Pilkington Secured as First Occupier at Bristol Business Park

One of the UK’s leading glass suppliers is set to become the first occupier at a new multi-million pound business park in the South West, joint venture developer Richardson Barberry announced today. Pilkington Automotive Glass has agreed a 10-year lease on a 13,500 sq ft trade counter unit at More+, Central […]

11/04/2019

Barberry Secures Second Letting with Anytime Fitness

Barberry are delighted to secure a further letting to the 2nd largest fitness provider in the UK, Anytime Fitness. They now occupy part of 27 Salisbury Road, Totton, Southampton and Brewery Street, Rugeley, Staffordshire.  We wish them success in achieving their further expansion goals in 2019.  

22/03/2019

Barberry reveals £295 million industrial development pipeline

Commercial property investor and developer Barberry Group has smashed through the milestone figure of two million sq ft of industrial and warehouse developments in the pipeline, the company revealed today (Wednesday, March 13) at MIPIM. The Gross Development Value (GDV) of the 2.4 million sq ft of schemes the company […]

14/03/2019

M&G Real Estate acquires Barberry’s 65,000 sq ft industrial unit in Birmingham

A speculatively developed 65,000 sq ft industrial unit at Birmingham’s Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMH) has been acquired by one of the UK’s leading institutional investors, Barberry Developments announced today. M&G Real Estate has purchased Barberry 65, a prime distribution unit let to Mayflex UK Ltd for 10 years, located 2.7 […]

04/03/2019

£140m business park takes step closer as plans submitted

Developers have submitted a planning application to deliver a £140 million business park – with more than 1.75 million sq ft of accommodation – in the North East, which could create thousands of new jobs. Joint venture company Forrest Park Newton Aycliffe Limited, supported by leading commercial property developers Richardson […]

08/02/2019

IT specialist Mayflex moving to Barberry 65

An IT communications equipment company is expanding its UK operations and relocating its headquarters to a new 65,000 sq ft industrial unit at Birmingham’s Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMH) as it looks to grow and increase capacity, Barberry Developments announced today. Mayflex, based in Electric Avenue, Birmingham, has agreed a 10-year […]

06/02/2019