Downing JV plans more student rooms

A TIE-UP between the develop Downing and two executives at Manchester pensions provider AJ Bell has put forward a further phase for a student scheme in Liverpool's Islington district.

Last month planners approved a £60m plan by Islington Regeneration for four high rise blocks with 860 beds.

Now plans have been submitted for a further three towers, ranging from eight to fifteen storeys, with 738 beds in Norton Street.

Andrew Bell, chief executive and major shareholder of AJ Bell, and Fergus Lyons, m... For the full story register now for free or login below...