Press releases

THE DELANCEY BRITISH NATIONAL ALPINE SKI CHAMPIONSHIPS RETURN TO TIGNES IN 2018 14 AUGUST 2017 The Delancey British National Alpine Ski Championships will return to the French ski resort of Tignes next year, with the Senior and Children’s Championships running from Sunday 25th March to Frid... MATCHESFASHION.COM TO OPEN STATE-OF-THE-ART DESIGN STUDIOS AT HERE EAST 14 AUGUST 2017 Here East has today announced that MATCHESFASHION.COM will open a photography and video production capacity with a new state-of-the-art 22,000 sq. ft. studio. FORD TO OPEN SMART MOBILITY INNOVATION OFFICE AT HERE EAST 12 JUNE 2017 Here East has today announced that Ford will open a dedicated Ford Smart Mobility Innovation Office in London focusing on future mobility solutions for Europe and that Plexal, Europe’s largest tec... GET LIVING SECURES CONSENT FOR ENHANCED EAST VILLAGE DESIGN 30 MAY 2017 Get Living, the award-winning private rental operator, today announced that it has secured approval from the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) for enhanced proposals for Plot N06, one of ... MAJOR UK LANDLORD SCRAPS RENTAL DEPOSITS 24 MAY 2017 Get Living to abolish deposit-taking and return security deposits to its 3,000 residents. Pioneer of UK ‘Build to Rent’ takes latest step to remove burden on UK renters. LAND SECURITIES AND DELANCEY EXIT THE METRO SHOPPING FUND 20 APRIL 2017 Land Securities and Delancey have exited The Metro Shopping Fund following completion of the sale of the 50% stake in Southside Shopping Centre currently held by DV4, clients of Delancey, to Invesco R... GET LIVING LONDON WINS ‘CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD’ AT INAUGURAL RENT AWARDS APRIL 2017 Get Living London has been commended for its pioneering approach to customer service at the inaugural Rent Awards, which celebrates the professional excellence and achievements in the UK’s Private R... DELANCEY AND SANDAIRE LAUNCH MOUNT KENDAL - A BRAND NEW BUSINESS WITH A COLLABORATIVE APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE ADVISORY SERVICES APRIL 2017 Mount Kendal, a brand new specialist real estate investment advisor, launches today 27 January 2017, as a collaboration between international family investment office Sandaire and specialist real esta... R&F PROPERTIES SET TO ENTER UK MARKET WITH THE ACQUISITION OF THE 5.5 ACRE QUEEN’S SQUARE SITE, CROYDON APRIL 2017 Chinese leading comprehensive property developer R&F Properties can announce it has exchanged contracts with Minerva for its first investment into the UK market, the 5.5 acre freehold Queen’s Sq... GET LIVING TO LAUNCH ITS FIRST SITE OUTSIDE LONDON, WITH GET LIVING GLASGOW 03 MARCH 2017 Get Living, the UK’s leading large scale residential investor and owner operator of the former Athletes’ Village of the 2012 Games, has concluded the purchase of a 7.5-acre site in the heart of Gl... GET LIVING APPOINTS RICK DE BLABY TO GROW ITS PLATFORM 02 FEBRUARY 2017 Get Living Group, the UK’s leading large scale residential investment company, backed by clients of Delancey, Qatari Diar and APG, has appointed Rick de Blaby as Executive Vice Chairman. FORGET GOLD – HERE EAST SCORES PLATINUM FOR BRINGING WORLD CLASS CONNECTIVITY TO QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK NOVEMBER 2016 Here East, London’s home for making, located on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, has been awarded the highest digital connectivity rating for Development and Redevelopment from WiredScore, as part of... SIGNAL NOISE QUITS SHOREDITCH FOR HERE EAST NOVEMBER 2016 Data design agency first to relocate from Tech City to London’s Home for Making on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park HERE EAST TO UNVEIL MAJOR PUBLIC ARTWORK BY GAVIN TURK: ‘L’AGE D’OR’ OCTOBER 2016 Here East, London’s home for making based on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, will unveil a new public artwork by leading British artist Gavin Turk. Disembodied from any room, structure or building, ... EAST VILLAGE WINS PRESTIGIOUS ‘DEVELOPMENT OF THE DECADE’ AWARD AT RESI CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 2016 14th September 2016, London: Last night, East Village, formerly the Athletes’ Village during the London 2012 Games, won the Development of the Decade Award at the RESI conference 2016. DELANCEY AND ENTIQ LAUNCH EUROPE’S LARGEST TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION CENTRE AT HERE EAST JULY 2016 Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to become the home of innovation with 68,000-sq./ft. of space set to open in January 2017. ROYAL MINT COURT SECURES PLANNING CONSENT FOR 600,000 SQ. FT. COMMERCIAL SCHEME July 2016 Approved plans will transform the historic 5.2 acre central London site into a campus of up to five buildings, providing modern flexible office accommodation. NEW RETAIL DESTINATION UNVEILED AS FIRST WAVE OF INDEPENDENT RETAILERS SIGN UP FOR HERE EAST’S CANALSIDE MAY 2016 Here East today unveiled a new retail destination, Canalside, and announced the first wave of independent retailers set to open there. Here East is the unique campus for creative and digital industri... MERGER OF QATARI DIAR, APG & DELANCEY FUND ASSETS CREATES PARTNERSHIP TO LEAD LONDON & UK RESIDENTIAL MARKET 4 APRIL 2016 A new force has emerged in the UK’s large scale, institutionally-backed, residential investment sector, with the £1.4 billion merger of entities owning East Village, London E20, and the first phase... EAST VILLAGE E20 HOSTS FIRST EVER CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL 19 MARCH 2016 Head to East Village E20 this March for an Easter pop-up experience with a difference as the neighbourhood hosts its first ever East Village E20 Chocolate Festival, with FREE entry. SOUTHSIDE SHOPPING CENTRE WELCOMES SIX NEW BRANDS FEBRUARY 2016 Metro Shopping Fund, the retail joint venture between Land Securities and clients advised by Delancey, has secured Pret a Manger and Byron as the South West London centre gains even greater prominence... TfL SELECTS 13 PROPERTY PARTNERS, INCLUDING CLIENTS ADVISED BY DELANCEY, TO HELP IT DELIVER THOUSANDS OF HOMES FOR LONDON 03 February 2016 Transport for London (TfL) has approved the appointment of 13 major property development companies and consortiums to a development framework which will help the delivery of the thousands of homes, of... ‘SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS’ BUSY WRAPPING PRESENTS FOR CHILDREN TO WAKE UP TO THIS CHRISTMAS 22 DECEMBER 2015 Orchard Brae House in Edinburgh is alive with festive activity this season. EAST VILLAGE’S FIRST EVER FESTIVE CRAFT MARKET WILL ‘MAKE’ YOUR CHRISTMAS 10 NOVEMBER 2015 Head to East Village E20 this December for a festive pop-up shopping experience with a difference as the neighbourhood hosts its first ever Christmas Makers Market at East Village E20. EAST VILLAGE BAKERY LAUNCHES SCRUM-TIOUS ‘BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS’ AS RUGBY FEVER ARRIVES IN E20 28 SEPTEMBER 2015 To celebrate the arrival of the Rugby World Cup at the Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, East Village bakery and pasticceria, Signorelli, has teamed up with elite rugby nutritionist Matt Love... THE DELANCEY UK SCHOOLS’ CHESS CHALLENGE COMES TO A CLOSE 2015 OCTOBER 2015 Matthew Wadsworth, on his first appearance in the Delancey Chess Challenge since 2011, registered an emphatic win in the Terafinal held at Loughborough Grammar School on 15th and 16th August. EAST VILLAGE AND SPORTSAID PARTNER TO SUPPORT THE NEXT GENERATION OF BRITISH OLYMPIANS AND PARALYMPIANS 02 OCTOBER 2015 2 October 2015: Today, East Village, the former Athletes’ Village, announced a partnership with SportsAid, a charity dedicated to supporting the next generation of British sports stars. The collabor... db symmetry, THE NEW UK INDUSTRIAL AND LOGISTICS DEVELOPMENT JOINT VENTURE FORMED BY BARWOOD AND DELANCEY, ACQUIRES ‘THE HUB’ SITE AT SWINDON 9 SEPTEMBER 2015 db symmetry, the logistics property development platform recently formed following the purchase of a 60% holding in Barwood Development Limited by clients advised by Delancey; a specialist real esta... BRITISH WORKERS WILL SPEND 1 YEAR 35 DAYS COMMUTING 191,760 MILES IN THEIR LIFETIME 2 SEPTEMBER 2015 It may not be the statistic you want to hear while stuck in traffic on the way to work, or struggling to keep cool in a forest of arms on the tube but new research from Get Living London has discove... EAST VILLAGE HOSTS TENNIS-THEMED SUMMER FAIR ON SUNDAY 12 JULY 26 JUNE 2015 On Sunday 12 July 2015, the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village will host its East Village E20 Fair, a tennis-themed summer fair and the second of its summer events in the thriving new neighbourh... ELEPHANT & CASTLE TOWN CENTRE 24 JUNE 2015 Delancey’s client fund DV4 and Europe’s largest pension fund asset manager, APG, have announced their intention to form a strategic partnership with University of the Arts London (UAL) to provid... ‘MAKING REVOLUTION’ GENERATES UP TO £18BN AND 298,000 JOBS FOR UK ECONOMY 16 JUNE 2015 Making activities estimated to generate between £15.6 and £18.1 billion in Gross Value Added (GVA) for the UK economy in 2015. DELANCEY CELEBRATES TOPPING OUT AT ELEPHANT ROAD SITE 8 JUNE 2015 TODAY Delancey marked the topping out of construction at the Elephant Road site, the first phase in its regeneration of Elephant and Castle town centre. GET LIVING LONDON NAMED ‘LANDLORD OF THE YEAR’ AT RESI AWARDS 15 MAY 2015 The residential owner and management company behind the former Athletes’ Village celebrates two year anniversary with a RESI Award. EAST VILLAGE COOKS UP A STORM WITH THE LAUNCH OF SHAREEAST SUPPER CLUBS 13 MAY 2015 Series of supper clubs at the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village adds to neighbourhood’s burgeoning foodie scene. MINERVA SELLS THE WALBROOK BUILDING TO CATHAY LIFE 12 MAY 2015 Minerva, the real estate investment and development group jointly owned by funds managed by Ares Management (NYSE:ARES) and Delancey, today announced the sale of The Walbrook Building, a prime City of... JOINT VENTURE AT ROYAL MINT COURT 1 APRIL 2015 Delancey is pleased to confirm that its client DV4 has formed a joint venture with the LRC Group of companies in respect of Royal Mint Court, a 5.5 acre office campus situated on the eastern fringe of... SPRING FORWARD AND GET MARATHON READY AT FORMER LONDON 2012 ATHLETES’ VILLAGE 10 MARCH 2015 Take full advantage of the extra hour of daylight and discover outdoor living at East Village, London’s newest neighbourhood. WAYNE MCGREGOR TO OPEN WORLD-CLASS ARTS SPACE AT HERE EAST ON QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK 25 FEBRUARY 2015 Here East has today announced that renowned international choreographer Wayne McGregor will be opening ‘Studio Wayne McGregor’ at Here East. FORMER LONDON 2012 ATHLETES’ VILLAGE WELCOMES PUBLIC FOR ART TOURS 19 FEBRUARY 2015 For one day only East London artists to give talks within East Village foyers. HERE EAST ENLISTS THE HELP OF ROBOTS AND DRONES TO LAUNCH ITS MARKETING DRIVE TO THE TECH AND CREATIVE COMMUNITIES 19 JANUARY 2015 Here East, London’s home for making based at the former Press and Broadcast Centres on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, today launches a short promotional film to demonstrate its vision and reveal the ... FOUR NEW LETTINGS SECURED AT ORCHARD BRAE HOUSE 13 JANUARY 2015 Delancey has secured a further four new lettings at the newly refurbished Orchard Brae House on Queensferry Road. GOAL! EAST VILLAGE SCORES ITS OWN FOOTBALL ACADEMY 29 OCTOBER 2014 E20 Football Academy staged its first tournament this weekend for residents and the local community. HERE EAST ANNOUNCES START DATE FOR CONSTRUCTION OF A CREATIVE AND DIGITAL CLUSTER ON QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK 12 SEPTEMBER 2014 Here East, London’s home for making and the company selected by the London Legacy Development Corporation to transform the former Press and Broadcast Centres on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park into a w... EAST VILLAGE GOES 3D TO CELEBRATE OLYMPIC ANNIVERSARY 17 JULY 2014 Former London 2012 Athletes’ Village collaborates with acclaimed street artists 3D Joe & Max to create London 2012 inspired artwork. GET LIVING LONDON WELCOMES 500TH RESIDENT TO FORMER ATHLETES’ VILLAGE 19 JUNE 2014 Since handover in November 2013, east London’s newest neighbourhood, East Village E20 has begun to flourish into a thriving community. HERE EAST AND LONDON LEGACY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION COMPLETE LEASE FOR CREATIVE AND DIGITAL CLUSTER ON QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK 14 MAY 2014 Here East and the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) have today completed the lease agreement to develop a world-leading creative and digital cluster at the heart of Queen Elizabeth Olympic... JAMIE RITBLAT, FOUNDER AND CEO OF DELANCEY, NAMED ‘PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR’ AT THE RESI AWARDS 2014 15 APRIL 2014 Jamie Ritblat, founder and CEO of Delancey, named ‘Personality of the Year’ at the RESI Awards 2014, as Get Living London wins ‘Newcomer of the Year’ and East Village wins ‘Development of th... iCITY PLANS APPROVED AS OLYMPIC LEGACY MOVES ONE STEP CLOSER TO REALITY 26TH FEBUARY 2014 iCITY, the company selected by the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) to transform the former Press and Broadcast Centres on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park into a world-leading creative and di... MINERVA SELLS RAM BREWERY DEVELOPMENT IN WANDSWORTH, LONDON SUCCESSFULLY TO CHINA’S 7 JANUARY 2014 Minerva, the property investment and development group acquired by clients of Ares Management LLC and Delancey in 2011, has exchanged contracts to sell its Ram Brewery development site in Wandsworth,... MINERVA SELLS ST BOTOLPH BUILDING IN £464 MILLION TRANSACTION 27 NOVEMBER 2013 Minerva, the property investment and development group acquired by clients of Ares Management LLC and Delancey in 2011, has sold its long leasehold interest in the St Botolph Building, London EC3, for... WAYNE AND GERARDINE HEMINGWAY TEAM UP WITH GET LIVING LONDON TO BRING THE ‘BEST OF BRITISH’ DESIGN TO EAST VILLAGE 25 JULY 2013 Award winning designers to lead interior design of private rented homes at East Village. GET LIVING LONDON LAUNCHES AND GETS READY TO TRANSFORM THE WAY LONDONERS RENT 15 MAY 2013 No Fees, No ‘Middleman’, Superior Service & Homes in East Village, London’s Newest Neighbourhood. WANDSWORTH TO GET FIRST DEPARTMENT STORE AS DEBENHAMS SIGNS TO ANCHOR £40M SOUTHSIDE REDEVELOPMENT 25 OCTOBER 2012 Metro Shopping Fund, the Land Securities and Delancey retail joint venture, can confirm today that Debenhams has signed to anchor the £40m phase of redevelopment at its Southside Shopping Centre in ... EAST VILLAGE LAUNCHED AS THE NEW, LEGACY IDENTITY FOR THE ATHLETES’ VILLAGE 6 DECEMBER 2011 London’s new neighbourhood that breaks the mould for UK residential developments and directly responds to the capital’s critical need for new housing.