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Plans for 1,000 Birmingham city centre homes at Exchange Square

Proposals for major Birmingham city centre site change as developer aims to help solve housing crisis

Birmingham’s Centenary Square to be redesigned

Centenary Square
A competion for the public space is now being launched through the Royal  Institute of British Architects (RIBA)  and the Landscape Institute on behalf of the city council

£200m Grand Central sale thrown into doubt by regulator

An artist’s impression of the new shopping and dining areas in the Grand Central scheme which will overlook the new train station atrium. They will both open together some time in 2015
State-backed Network Rail is in talks with Birmingham City Council over a £200 million purchase of the giant shopping centre over New Street station

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Plans for 1,000 Birmingham city centre homes at Exchange Square

Proposals for major Birmingham city centre site change as developer aims to help solve housing crisis

Centenary Square

Birmingham’s Centenary Square to be redesigned

A competion for the public space is now being launched through the Royal  Institute of British Architects (RIBA)  and the Landscape Institute on behalf of the city council

An artist’s impression of the new shopping and dining areas in the Grand Central scheme which will overlook the new train station atrium. They will both open together some time in 2015

£200m Grand Central sale thrown into doubt by regulator

State-backed Network Rail is in talks with Birmingham City Council over a £200 million purchase of the giant shopping centre over New Street station

The site of the old Meteor Ford car dealership in St Mary’s Row, Moseley

Marks & Spencer's Moseley mission to open new food store

Retailer looks to succeed in redeveloping former car dealer site after Tesco withdrew following local opposition

Franklin House in Bournville which is set to be transformed into an apartment complex

Former Cadbury HQ to become £16m apartment complex

City developer Anthony McCourt teams up with Chinese investors again for latest property project

Former Kingsway cinema, Kings Heath, which could house 14 flats and a retail unit under new plans

New plans for fire-ravaged Kingsway cinema

Former cinema and bingo hall in Kings Heath has been vacant for seven years and the subject of several failed planning applications

St George's Urban Village scheme - one of three projects won by consultancy CWA

CWA wins trio of projects with Seven Capital

Property developer and investor appoints Jewellery Quarter engineering consultancy to help deliver major schemes in Birmingham and Dudley

Inside the new-look National Indoor Arena which has agreed deals with restaurant groups Ed's Diner and La Tasca

Canalside dining on the menu for new-look NIA

Two new tenants announced as regeneration of National Indoor Arena takes shape ahead of grand relaunch in December

CGI of the retirement village at Brassington Avenue in Sutton Coldfield

Sutton Coldfield care village plans approved

Councillor says town 'could do better' but planning committee approves the project ten to two for five tall towers

One Hagley Road, Edgbaston

One Hagley Road apartments sold out within five months of launch

Investors and owner-occupiers snap up all 271 apartments in Seven Capital's project on Five Ways Island

High Speed Rail

HS2 viaduct plans for South Staffordshire scrapped

Government responds to local campaign as protesters warned over impact on countryside around Lichfield

Kenrick House in Sandwell which has been put up for auction

Historic Kenrick House to go under the hammer

Former Black Country industrial building housed famous metalwork manufacturer until earlier this year

Major Birmingham property portfolio the Great Charles Street Estate put up for sale

The estate on Great Charles Street, over the road from the Paradise Circus development, has been put on the market for offers of more than £20 million

Selly Oak where developers are hoping to build more than 400 new bedrooms for students

Developers eye Selly Oak for more than 400 student bedrooms

Applications lodged to build flats on two separate plots of land near Battery Retail Park just weeks after councillors warn of overcrowding in south Birmingham suburb

CGI of the new Health Futures University Technical College in West Bromwich

BAM wins brief to build £9m university technical college in Sandwell

Construction group behind several projects across the region awarded latest contract to deliver specialist health college

Sutton Coldfield

Sutton Coldfield tower blocks poised for green light

Long-awaited plans are set to be backed by city council despite protests over spoilt views from Sutton Park

An artist's impression of the new M&S in Longbridge

Marks & Spencer construction to start in Longbridge next month

St. Modwen confirms start time for next phase of the new £70m Longbridge town centre

The derelict former George and Dragon pub which is undergoing a renovation programme

George and Dragon to breathe again as renovation project takes shape

Jewellery Quarter pub which has lain empty for 16 years is undergoing wholesale regeneration to become independent café or restaurant and flats

Stoford director Gerard Ludlow

Stoford wins Worcester Tech Park contract

Birmingham-based development group will lead the project to build a £120m, 70-acre business park near the M5

Redrow ploughs on with Ravenhurst Playing Fields housing plans

Housebuilder submits application to build 121 houses on former playing fields despite continued protests from action group

Videos & Photos

Film director Ken Loach dismisses Steven Knight's plan for sound stage in Birmingham

Purnell's, Cornwall Street, Birmingham

Seven Midland restaurants named among nation's best

Picture from 1905. Homes that were amongst the first to be built on the Bournville estate

Pictures: Bournville Village Trust opens archives to show town planning masterpiece

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