northern business

Election Impact: The Northern Powerhouse

The Northern Powerhouse continues to grind forward. Minister Andrew Percy believes that northern business is “firing on all cylinders.” The campaign, originally pioneered by George Osborne, has continued to secure pledges from very prominent companies across the country. Including names such as Santander, Ernst & Young, and Vodaphone, over 90 leading organisations have now pledged […]

Brexit: Article 50 & The Property Industry

  On March 29th, Theresa May triggered Article 50, firing the starting gun on the two-year departure process from the EU. Trade talks push forward, and the topic of Brexit continues to be highly polarized across media outlets. Most reports predict a bleak outlook for the future of Britain’s economy, but what do the numbers […]

Snapshot: A Tale of Two Sides In Salford

  In Greater Manchester, business is booming. “Only two cities in the UK are growing in all directions: London and Manchester,” says David Thame, a freelance property writer who has kept a pulse on the city for over 20 years. The population is growing, getting younger, and household figures are on the rise. In the […]

Ikon is Headquarter Ready

  “A custom-built headquarters,” comments Sian Hindle, Graduate Surveyor for Crystal Hurstwood; “That’s exactly why we invested in it – because it provides everything a company needs from warehouse to office space, right from the start.” Located in the already thriving Manor Park, Ikon is strategically placed in the Runcorn area, not far from the […]

Century House Open For Opportunity

January 19th, 2017 Crystal Hurstwood are thrilled over their recent acquisition of Century House in St. Helens. The property, located at 10 Hardshaw Street directly in the heart of the bustling Town Center, takes full advantage of its central location. “We’re looking forward to the opportunities Century House will provide for local businesses. It’s a […]