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30 January 2018

Building Design Awards to be Hosted by York Theatre Royal

YORK Theatre Royal, which last year won two prestigious York Design Awards following its £6million refurb, will host the launch of this year’s awards. The aim of the awards is to celebrate and promote the very best of building design in the city. The Theatre Royal was one of the big winners last year – picking up an award in the large [...]

16 January 2018

Predictions for strong rental growth in 2018 – Lettings Index December 2017

Rental growth rises by a third from 1.8% in 2016 to 2.4% in 2017 in the UK, and 2.0% excluding London. Yorkshire and Humber goes from the slowest rate of rental growth in 2014 to 3rd / 4th fastest in 2016/17 respectively. Proportion of homes bought by a landlord drops to 12.5%, a nine year low. Number of homes on the rental market in 2017 was 4% lower [...]

5 January 2018

Historic Bootham Hospital is put up for sale in central York location

A FORMER mental health hospital has gone on the market today. Bootham Park Hospital has been empty since October 2017 when clinical services were relocated to Huntington House, in Jockey Lane, near Monks Cross, but it ceased to run as a hospital in 2015 on the advice of inspectors from the Care Quality Commission. It remains in the possession of NHS [...]