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OBI Property…1 year anniversary!

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 1 August, 2017 OBI BLOG

Today marks a full year since I joined OBI Property. Previously, I worked for a fast growth tech business in the Sharp Project, Manchester, until last year when I made a huge shift in my career path....

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Round table – Can Manchester become a tech super-city?

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 4 July, 2017 OBI BLOG

Manchester is the largest digital and tech hub in the UK outside of London, and earlier this year was named in the European Top 20 for the first time. We gathered some of the city’s key players ...

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With the law on your side

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 27 June, 2017 OBI BLOG

It’s been a pleasure to act on the deal that takes law firm Weightmans’ 150-strong team to No. 1 Spinningfields, the jewel in the crown of Manchester’s most successful business district. The ...

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All aboard at Enterprise City

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 16 May, 2017 OBI BLOG

The property industry’s been guilty of hyping more than a few things down the years, and in recent years the phrase “game-changer” has been overused hugely. Every other office building with a gr...

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Manchester – A Digital future – Overview

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 1 May, 2017 OBI BLOG

We were delighted to invite leading businesses from the city to our ‘Manchester - A Digital Future’ event. A great panel which included; The Landing @MediaCityUK Head of partnerships & progra...

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Tech’s appeal

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 7 April, 2017 OBI BLOG

The 100 fastest growing tech companies in the north of England generated close to £2bn revenue in 2016. Think about that for a moment – it’s an impressive figure. For all the noise around impr...

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Come and join us – Manchester’s Digital Future event

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 5 April, 2017 OBI BLOG

In January 2017, Manchester was named for the first time among Europe’s top 20 cities for digital innovation. The city that has made its name through constant reinvention and adaptation is right ...

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What we learned at MIPIM

Posted by Richard Lace

Posted 22 March, 2017 OBI BLOG

This was the first time I’ve been to MIPIM, the world’s largest property exhibition, and it didn’t disappoint. You hear so much about it from colleagues and clients that you almost know what to ...

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Eagle Labs Salford takes flight at MediaCityUK!

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 9 March, 2017 OBI BLOG

Work hard in silence and let the success make the noise. That’s the approach being taken by Barclays Eagle Labs located at MediaCityUK , a hub for digital, tech, creative and professional services b...

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Office design in 2017 – What’s hot?

Posted by Andrew Crompton

Posted 1 February, 2017 OBI BLOG

Office design continues to move on apace. For the professionals charged with creating workspaces worthy of top businesses, it’s a constant process of learning, critically appraising new developments...

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