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WMCA makes investment towards £5.5m development of former Birmingham factory site

A West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) investment fund is backing the £5.5 million rebirth of a landmark former Birmingham factory site. The Combined Investment Fund (CIF) has provided £2.9m of loan funding to Barberry Developments to assist with the speculative development of the 46,000 sq ft industrial unit on the […]

27/03/2017

Barberry announces speculative warehouse development plans in Birmingham

Barberry has announced plans to submit a detailed planning application to build a new speculatively developed warehouse on a brownfield site in Birmingham. The proposed 46,000 sq ft self-contained high quality warehouse facility will be built on a 2.5-acre site on Walsall Road, to the north of Birmingham city centre. […]

20/02/2017

Barberry appoints VINCI Construction UK to deliver student scheme

VINCI Construction UK has been appointed to deliver phase one of the Bishop Gate student accommodation development in Coventry city centre, Barberry Developments announced today. Work is now underway to deliver the £60 million first phase of the project, which will provide 725 student units in a three-storey brick and […]

26/01/2017

Taylor Wimpey and Barberry sign deal to bring forward new homes in Droitwich

Taylor Wimpey West Midlands and Barberry Developments have joined forces to bring much-needed new homes and investment to Droitwich, Worcestershire, after exchanging contracts for land off Yew Tree Hill. The leading housebuilder and property developer have signed a deal on the sale of the 25-acre piece of land, which has […]

11/10/2016

Magnificent seven for property team

The Midlands Rugby Property Team continued its winning streak as it claimed victory for the seventh consecutive year at the annual Tri-regions rugby union tournament, held at Moseley Rugby Club in Birmingham. The event was organised by Jon Robinson Barberry Developments, Adam McGuiness MWRE and Rob Watts of Bilfinger GVA. […]

14/06/2016

Barberry feels at home investing in PRS sector

Barberry Group has recorded more than  £16 million of transactions in the residential Private Rented Sector in the past 12 months, the company announced today. Its current investments include over 100 apartments in blocks across the country as it continues its increased activity in the residential sector. The ambitious company […]

06/06/2016

MD becomes Chairman of Pedmore Sporting Club

Jon Bellfield has been appointed Chairman of the Pedmore Sporting Club. The registered charity was founded in 1970 and since that time has donated over £1.3m to local charities. The club has approximately 110 members mainly business men from the West Midlands and the Black Country area. Jon says: “I’m […]

12/05/2016

Demolition complete as Barberry’s Bishop Gate student scheme sets course for 2018

Demolition work on the site of the new 1,116 bed Bishop Gate student accommodation development in Coventry has been completed by DSM Demolition, with the project on course for an initial phase completion in 2018. The scheme which is being progressed by Barberry Developments and Coventry University received detailed planning […]

19/04/2016

First images of Barberry’s student scheme unveiled

The first images of our 1,116-bed Bishop Gate student accommodation development in the heart of Coventry have been unveiled. Artist’s impressions of the £73 million development show an impressive scheme providing 1,116 student units, across five tower blocks rising up to 17 storeys, to accommodate the growing success of Coventry […]

25/01/2016

Barberry start work on £73 million regeneration project

Work has started to demolish a redundant Coventry landmark – and pave way for the planned £73 million regeneration of a key site in the city. Coventry University and Barberry Developments are planning to transform the site of the former Royal Mail sorting office in Bishop Street. They are due […]

19/11/2015