Great Places secures £280m-plus deals with three lenders

New banking partner supplies debt alongside housing group’s existing lenders Santander and NatWest.

FTSE 100 closes at record high with property stocks rising

FTSE 100 property companies enjoyed a boost with SEGRO’s share price rising 1.07%.

Scottish government granted powers to introduce Building Safety Levy

The government is also considering a new tax on developers to contribute towards building safety repairs.

Enfield Council seeks developer for 600-home Meridian Water scheme

The project is part of plans to develop 10,000 homes and create 6,000 new jobs.

Taylor Wimpey order book falls year on year as home sales dip

Analysts described update as encouraging due to resilient sales in recent weeks.

Thriving Investments secures £20m financing from Scottish National Investment Bank

The follow-on commitment takes the Scottish National Investment Bank’s total investment in the fund to £60m.

Order book falls at Taylor Wimpey as home sales dip

Analysts described it as an “encouraging update” from Taylor Wimpey.

Annual profit edges up in ‘record’ year for Property Franchise Group

Gareth Samples, chief executive of TPFG, said the year had represented ”yet another year of record performance”.

Watkin Jones appoints new CFO and updates on first half

Simon Jones has been appointed to succeed Sergeant as CFO designate and will join the board on 21 May.

Valor completes £25m double acquisition of London last mile logistics assets

The deals extend Valor’s UK portfolio to 54 assets across 5.2m sq ft.