Chester 01244 405555

Grosvenor Court
Foregate Street Chester
Cheshire CH1 1HG
DX: 19990 Chester

Shrewsbury 01743 443 043

Lakeside House
Oxon Business Park
Shrewsbury SY3 5HJ
DX: 148563 Shrewsbury 14

Airport City, Manchester 0844 800 8346

Office 129
Manchester Business Park
3000 Aviator Way
Manchester M22 5TG

Send us a message
Our Offices

Place North West Debate

15th June, 2015

Aaron & Partners recently sponsored an invitation-only debate in conjunction with Place North West and Chester West & Chester Council (CWaC) which coincided with the launch of the Cheshire West & Chester Property Review.

Topics discussed during the debate included:

• Rural Property
o How to grow housing in the rural communities whilst keeping the current balance
o The further implementation of mobile & broadband connections

• Chester
o The development of One City Plan and what impact it will have on the city
o The retail situation in the city and how Chester can complete (& complement) the retail distinctions such as Cheshire Oaks

• Housebuilding
o Ellesmere Port residential developments and what can be done to address the slow take up
o Problems facing housebuilders general across the county

• Industrial
o Shortage of quality industrial space across Chester West & Chester and what that means for the region
o The issue of static land values against increase in build costs increased
o Gap between occupier demand and build costs

• Offices
o Little and limited range of commercial space available
o Units selling for less than build costs – what is the solution?
o Quality new office buildings limited to One City Place within central Chester

• Strategies & Objectives
o To create demand for businesses to move into the area
o Decide who should encourage businesses into the area
o Develop detailed plan for growing the science sector
o Encourage major tourist attractions to work together
o Local authorities to work together to build cross-boundary collaboration

• Other Issues
o Devolution of Manchester and Liverpool creating an unknown quantity
o Authorities’ austerity measures hamper involvement

Cheshire West & Chester Property Review Executive Summary 2015

You might also be interested in...

Sustainable Palm Oil Project

7th March, 2019

  What’s Good About Palm Oil? Up to 50% of products in an average UK supermarket now contain... Read More »

Compensation for Employees Made Redundant Due to Administration

1st March, 2019

Our solicitors have a proven track record of recovering compensation for clients where their employer is in administration... Read More »

Handling Adverse Weather in the Workplace

29th January, 2019

With Heavy weather promised for the next few days, here is a reminder of the importance to have... Read More »

Contact Us