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Will Lewis, founder of OBI Property explains The Manchester Strategy

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 8 September, 2015 OBI BLOG

It’s always best to have a plan, and Manchester has a new plan. The Manchester Leaders Forum has worked up a draft Manchester Strategy (out for consultation until the end of September) that will cov...

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Shoosmiths signs for Allied London’s XYZ building

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 8 September, 2015 OBI NEWS

OBI Property is delighted to announce that law firm Shoosmiths has picked the latest building to be added to the Spinningfields business district. It has agreed to take two floors in the XYZ bu...

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LJ Group appoints OBI Property, Knight Frank and JLL to Albert Square Estate

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 1 September, 2015 OBI NEWS

Family office investor LJ Group has appointed a team to work on its portfolio of properties on Albert Square, Manchester.  OBI Property has been appointed to interior design and project manage and le...

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Office Market Update

Posted by Richard Lace

Posted 1 September, 2015 OBI BLOG

Following a bumper start to 2015, the healthy level of demand for office space in Manchester city centre continued into the most recent quarter with take up totalling 359,829 sq ft. The prime core,...

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Will Lewis – on the Northern Quarter’s appeal

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 27 August, 2015 After Work

It’s not so long ago that Manchester’s Northern Quarter wasn’t really on the radar of office agents in the city. Although the independent retail, pubs and cafes have been a mainstay of the city ...

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Urbanbubble to relocate to Sevendale House

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 27 August, 2015 OBI NEWS

Residential property management company Urbanbubble has signed a 10-year lease on 5,900 sq ft on the first floor of Sevendale House in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. The firm is moving from its curr...

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Queens House £1.3m refurbishment complete

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 27 August, 2015 OBI NEWS

OBI Property has completed the full refurbishment of 19,155 sq ft at Queens House on Brazenose Square in the heart of Manchester city centre. OBI Property advised on the purchase of the building on...

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Advam expands its UK operations

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 20 August, 2015 OBI NEWS

Advam expands its UK operations with a move to 15 Jutland Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester. OBI Property announced that Advam, who are the leading provider of reservation and payment solutions ...

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The LADbible expands its Manchester office

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 13 August, 2015 OBI NEWS

OBI Property has announced it has advised 65twenty, publisher of TheLADbible, on the expansion of its Manchester office located on Dale Street. 65twenty is one of the fastest-growing social media p...

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OBI Property – on mixing it up

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 6 August, 2015 OBI BLOG

Mixed-use property development is suddenly all over the news in Manchester again, with some major projects moving forward that will see some heritage assets and large tranches of the city centre redev...

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