Developer Urban Splash signs up TV architect George Clarke

Developer Urban Splash has signed up TV architect George Clarke as an investor.   The star of programmes such as Channel 4’s Restoration Man, The Great British Property Scandal and George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces, will bring his design skills to the Manchester-headquartered firm.   Clarke said: “I have known the talented Urban Splash team for… Read More »

Urban Splash buys modular housing construction business

Urban Splash has agreed terms to acquire modular offsite construction business SIG Building Systems and has announced two new investors in a show of commitment to modular development.   The acquisition includes SIG’s modular factory in the East Midlands, all the IP and patents of its modular housing system and around 70 staff. The factory… Read More »

Duo of new investors for Urban Splash as its acquires SIG

Regeneration specialist Urban Splash has agreed terms to acquire modular offsite construction business SIG Building Systems.   A second announcement sees two prominent figures join the Urban Splash Modular Ltd business – as both architect and Channel 4 presenter George Clarke and North West tech entrepreneur and founder of WeBuyAnyCar.com, Noel McKee announce their investment… Read More »

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   Urban Splash originally made its name by acquiring unwanted Victorian mills and transforming them into apartments and… Read More »