Regeneration of former Leicester shoe factory

Conveyancing in Leicester News – The first phase of a £17 million historic regeneration project in Leicester has officially opened.

Conveyancing in Leicester has commenced for the first homes that were built as part of a multi-million-pound development scheme at the site of the former British United Shoe Machinery factory.

The new site includes 65 houses and 54 apartments, and is situated in the vicinity of Ross Walk, Belgrave, Leicester, LE4. The final project will see the construction of over 1, 200 new dwellings which will not only provide affordable housing but will also significantly transform the local area.

More than £2 million was provided to support the new construction from Leicester City Council’s ‘New Growth Point Fund’.

The council, located at New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG, is also a vital link for Solicitors when carrying out the standard searches for Conveyancing in Leicester.

The second phase of the development, Belgrave Riverside, is being carried out by Westleigh Developments and will begin later this year.

Robert Orr, new homes manager at Westleigh Developments, said: "Work has recently been taking place to clear a further part of the site on Ross Walk ready for construction work to begin by the end of this year. We expect the first 14 homes, which will comprise three, four and five-bedroom properties, to be ready by spring 2012. "

Conveyancing in Leicester for new-build dwellings

While there are many advantages to buying a newly built property, it is advisable to instruct a Solicitor that has experience managing the purchase transaction. They will able to negotiate with the builders on your behalf and will ensure that any problems are reconciled before completion.

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