Deeside Regeneration Limited, a joint venture between Maple Grove Developments and Trebor Developments, has submitted a detailed planning application for a new speculative industrial development of 46,100 sq ft, to be located adjacent to Junction 35 of the M4 Motorway, on Pencoed Technology Park.

The scheme, which sits within a Tier One grant assisted area offering the highest level of grant assistance for qualifying projects, is being supported by the Welsh Government and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). (more…)

Deeside Regeneration Limited, a joint venture company between Maple Grove Developments and Trebor Developments has exchanged contracts with Ifor Williams Trailers Limited for the sale of all three new industrial buildings upon practical completion.

Built by Eric Wright Construction, the three units provide 84,000 sq ft of accommodation in total, within a quality multi-unit development.

The development has received financial support from the Welsh Government’s Property Development Grant, without which the project would not have proceeded. (more…)

Maple Grove Developments, part of the Eric Wright Group, working in a joint venture with Kier Property Developments and Yorvale, has reached practical completion at Artis Park, a new speculatively developed industrial scheme in Winsford, Cheshire. The announcement has coincided with two lettings to Screwfix and Tool Station.

Built by HP Construction and designed by Fletcher Rae Architects, the 121,220 sq ft new trade and industrial scheme comprises 13 units. Well known trade operators Screwfix have taken 6,000 sq ft on a 10-year lease and Toolstation have signed up to 3,000 sq ft on a 10-year lease. Opening in early November, these are new stores for both occupiers demonstrating the quality of the location and development. (more…)

Maple Grove Developments, part of the Eric Wright Group, has secured planning for the new AEW-designed £18million Pioneer Place leisure and retail scheme in Burnley, Greater Manchester.

Funded by Burnley Borough Council with support from Lancashire County Council, the 36,477 sq ft leisure-led scheme is anchored by an eight-screen Reel Cinema, as well as restaurants, bars, retail units, a public realm and a 125-space car park. Smith & Love Planning Consultants advised Maple Grove on the planning application. (more…)

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The Powers That Be

5th July 2019

Insider’s Property Power 100 recently revealed who they thought had the biggest impact in the North West region. The feature gave a snapshot of how Insider sees the world of North West property right now and the Eric Wright Group were lucky enough to have two of its team members ranked.

To arrive at the list, Insider invited nominations, trawled through back issues as well as news reports for the new deals and developments.

The power brokers, in which Eric Wright, Chairman of the Eric Wright Group placed at number 12, are the industry stalwarts, the figureheads and the inspirational leaders. Eric Wright Group was founded in 1923 as Brown & Jackson. For the last 40 years, the headquarters have been based at Bamber Bridge (more…)

Joint venture developers Trebor and Maple Grove Developments, have held a ground breaking ceremony with local dignitaries to mark the official start of construction on site at a new, speculative, industrial scheme in Deeside, North Wales.

Ken Skates, North Wales Minister for the Economy and Transport, Chris Wheeler (Property Surveyor) at Welsh Government, Glen Cooke (Trebor Development’s Project Management Director) joined Eric Wright Construction on site. The scheme, which is grant aided via Welsh Government will comprise three, speculative, high-quality, industrial units measuring, 10,000 sq ft, 24, 000 sq ft and 50,000 sq ft. Units will be available to purchase freehold or lease. (more…)

Downtown in Business celebrated the very best of the Red Rose county at the annual Lancashire Business Awards on Thursday 20th June 2019.  The event comprised a spectacular gala dinner to celebrate the best of the Lancashire Business community, during which Eric Wright Group were absolutely delighted to have been awarded ‘Property Business of the Year 2019’.

In addition to this award, Downtown in Business named Eric Wright Group as ‘Business of the Week’ on 17 June 2019. (more…)

Maple Grove Developments, part of the Eric Wright Group, has been selected by Blackburn with Darwen Council as the preferred development partner for the former markets’ site in Blackburn town centre.

Following the demolition of the covered market building in 2013, the 3.75-acre site is currently used as a public car park. Designed by DLA Architecture, the proposal is for a retail-led mixed-use scheme which will help to strengthen Blackburn’s existing shopping offer by providing a small number of large retail floorplates in the town centre. Brady’s have been appointed by Maple Grove Developments as letting agent. (more…)