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Returning to work safely: COVID-19

Posted by Evangeline Basson

Posted 30 April, 2020 OBI NEWS

It’s no surprise we are receiving more enquires each day from clients asking for advice about returning to work safely, which is why we have gathered everything we know so far and created ...

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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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Why olden can mean golden in Manchester

Posted by OBI Property

Posted 10 March, 2017 OBI NEWS

The LJ Partnership has made a big impact on Manchester City Centre’s office market. Based in London, the investment company has a track record of making smart investments in key UK regional cities. ...

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Setting the stall out

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 22 November, 2016 OBI BLOG

We’re now over a week into what’s become an annual ritual in Manchester – the Christmas markets. Such has been the success of the market that over the years it has sprawled out from the main act...

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Shoosmiths Expands into Leeds

Posted by OBI Property

Posted 22 November, 2016 OBI NEWS

Law firm Shoosmiths has agreed a deal to let the 9th floor at Bruntwood’s Platform in the first letting during the  refurbishment for the landmark building above Leeds station. Shoosmiths has si...

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The rise and rise of MediaCityUK

Posted by Joe Averill

Posted 18 November, 2016 OBI BLOG

All eyes turned to MediaCityUK recently after its £1bn expansion plans were granted planning permission. Owners Peel Land and Property and Legal & General Capital have been given the go-ahead to ...

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OBI act for UKFast in landmark property deal

Posted by OBI Property

Posted 13 October, 2016 OBI NEWS

OBI have recently concluded an acquisition that sees the cloud and colocation business, run by tech entrepreneur Lawrence Jones MBE, secure a further 40,000 sq. ft. adjacent to its current campus ...

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No. 1 in the charts

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 1 August, 2016 OBI BLOG

You might have noticed that there’s rather a large building making its way skywards off Manchester’s Quay Street. No. 1 Spinningfields is, in a sense, where it’s all been leading. Since the t...

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