Urban Splash to build up pioneering modular business

Modular projects are likely to form the majority of Urban Splash’s business in the years ahead, chairman and co-founder Tom Bloxham has told Insider, as the developer steps up the rollout of its pioneering housing concept House.   Urban Splash originally made its name by acquiring unwanted Victorian mills and transforming them into apartments and… Read More »

Development partners submit first phase of Birmingham canalside regeneration scheme

The joint venture behind the regeneration of one of Birmingham’s most important brownfield sites has submitted plans for the first phase of redevelopment.   Icknield Port Loop promises hundreds of new homes plus a mix of supporting amenities on a 43-acre site fringing the city centre. The partnership leading the redevelopment comprises Urban Splash –… Read More »

The first Urban Splash Town Houses have been delivered to Irwell Riverside

Award winning regeneration company Urban Splash has delivered the first modular Town Houses to its site at Irwell Riverside in Manchester.   The customisable Town Houses, available in two or three storeys, were launched for sale last year with customers designing them to their own specifications. Urban Splash has since been preparing the site for… Read More »

First modular homes arrive at new Manchester waterside development

Award-winning regeneration company Urban Splash has delivered the first modular town houses to its site at Irwell Riverside close to Manchester city centre.   The town houses, which were launched for sale last year, are customisable and available in two or three storeys.   Urban Splash has been preparing the site for the arrival of… Read More »

ShedKM completes modular townhouses in North Shields

A crescent of 24 three-storey modular townhouses at the historic Smith’s Dock site is the first phase of an 800-home development by Urban Splash, which will also include houses designed by TV presenter George Clarke and apartments by SimpsonHaugh   These are the third iteration of ShedKM’s ’hoUSe’ concept, which first hit ground in New… Read More »

Top TV architect George Clarke reveals his favourite North East buildings

The host of programme’s such as Channel 4’s Restoration Man and George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces was born in Sunderland and studied architecture at Newcastle University. He has now taken on a project to design 10 factory-built houses at the Smith’s Dock site in North Shields   The star says he likes a lot of buildings… Read More »

Looking for a new home? These townhouses are now up for sale along the River Tyne

A new neighbourhood of townhouses situated in a development on the River Tyne has opened its doors to buyers. A celebration will take place to mark the transformation of Smith’s Dock in North Shields, as well as the completion of 24 townhouses which have beautiful views of the river and allow househunters to visualise how… Read More »