168 flats available at Edward Street Quarter development

Friday, February 15, 2019

168 new build apartments have been made available to buy or rent off-plan in Edward Street Quarter, the £120 million

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February 5,
2019
Barry Jessup participates at BPF RESI 2019

Emma Rosser from EGI  reports: Regeneration experts pointed to employment space and evolved retail as key components in the housing

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Liam Ronan-Chlond featured on Latest TV in Brighton

Liam met with Latest TV recently to discuss our plans for Edward Street Quarter.  Click here to watch the interview.

January 22,
2019
Commercial agents appointed at Edward Street Quarter

First Base and Patron Capital have appointed Cushman & Wakefield, CF Commercial and SHW as agents for the 150,000 sq

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November 27,
2018
First Base & Patron select McLaren as delivery partner

McLaren is appointed as principal contractor for Edward Street Quarter, a mixed-use development that will deliver 170,000sqft of Grade A

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November 8,
2018
Second public consultation launched for Bridge Close

Following an initial round of consultation in September, local residents and businesses have a further opportunity to share their views

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October 30,
2018
Autonomous vehicles featured in Property Week, written by Barry Jessup

Time to plan our journey to a post-car future Much has been said about the major disruptive elements facing the

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October 25,
2018
The benefits of Social Value

The interest in social value in the world of development has risen dramatically in recent years, primarily driven by the

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October 23,
2018
Architects announced to deliver Romford regeneration

London Borough of Havering and First Base are excited to announce the appointment of Maccreanor Lavington and Allies and Morrison

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October 18,
2018
Richard Hart bolsters the First Base design team

Richard joins First Base as Design Manager from architectural firm PLP, where he spent the past 5 years working on

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October 16,
2018
Our future for public consultation

Effective consultation is integral to successful development, but too often the process is skewed by the views of the vocal

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September 3,
2018
Barry Jessup gives his view on retail reclassification vs. reinvention

This summer, shopping centre body Revo launched a consultation looking into the need to redefine the different types of UK

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August 31,
2018
Native & First Base form £400m aparthotel JV

Leading aparthotel brand Native has formed a joint venture with mixed-use developer First Base to develop up to £400 million

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July 24,
2018
First Base welcomes Liam Ronan-Chlond to the team

Liam joins First Base as Stakeholder & External Relations Manager from PR firm Quatro, where he spent the past 4

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July 20,
2018
First Base appoints Doug Higgins as Project Director

Doug joins the First Base development team from London & Aberdeen Group, where he spent the past 8 years running

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July 19,
2018
Planning consent for £120 million mixed-use development in Brighton

First Base and Patron Capital have received planning consent for the £120 million redevelopment of the former AMEX House in

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July 13,
2018
Property is ready for external revolution

In today’s Property Week, Director Barry Jessup looks into the future and asks how ‘big tech’ could transform the UK

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July 13,
2018
Helping Brighton retain its creative talent

First Base Head of Design, Daniel May, recently out the aspiration to deliver the high quality flexible workspace which Brighton’s

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July 11,
2018
First Base proposed ‘CityTree’ featured in The Argus

First Base tackles pollution head on by bringing innovative CityTree to proposed new development in Brighton   Plans have been

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March 20,
2018
Delivering more than homes in Brighton and Hove

At the most recent Chamber of Commerce Construction Voice Event, First Base joined a panel of others to discuss the

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March 19,
2018
Should we start designing in autonomous vehicles (AVs) into our plans?

At a recent Residential Conference, I listened to the discussions around innovation in the development industry once again, I heard

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February 28,
2018
Are communities getting value for money from Developer Contributions?

At a recent Construction Voice event, organised by Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce,  Lucinda Mitchell, Project Director, discussed Section

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February 16,
2018
Three mentions of First Base in Evening Standard this week

The Evening Standard Homes and Property this week mentioned First Base THREE times in total this week. Phil Wade, First

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January 31,
2018
Final consultation takes place for Edward Street Quarter

Proposals for the former Amex House in Brighton were on display to local residents, stakeholders and businesses last week (24

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January 30,
2018
Ben Reed discusses the future of VR in property

Speaking to a room full of VR enthusiasts at Digital Catapult Brighton, First Base’s Ben Reed discussed how VR is

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November 21,
2017
External landscaping plans for former Amex House site revealed following community feedback

With over 200 residents and business owners attending meetings and events with the developers of the former Amex House site

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November 10,
2017
‘Forget mixed use, let’s talk multiple use’ says Barry Jessup at NLA’s Work/in London Conference

Addressing the question ‘Can we mix resi with productive workplaces?’ Barry captured the attention of industry professionals with a clear

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November 10,
2017
Silvertown is featured in The Evening Standard

An entirely 24 hour town is about to be built in East London says Evening Standard That was the headline

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November 6,
2017
Silvertown is mentioned in Retail Week

Silvertown is mentioned in Retail Week, in a piece on changing retail spaces under the headline, ‘A Radical Rethink’. Please

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October 27,
2017
PC Gamer Net brands Esports Dock at Silvertown as London’s own Coliseum

PC Gamer Net, the online bible for developers and publishers in the Esports industry, have published an article about Silvertown’s

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September 27,
2017
Experience is the new currency, says First Base’s Head of Brand Engagement at REVO 2017

Addressing an audience of retail heavyweights, Ben Reed, First Base’s Head of Brand Engagement talked about the changing needs of

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September 25,
2017
Silvertown throws its doors open for Open House 2017

You can just imagine the experience of the people who used to work here” said one of the few lucky

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First Base and Patron Capital acquire two acre site in Brighton

First Base and Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on property backed investments are pleased to announce that we

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Five years on from the 2012 Games

It’s hard to believe that its five years already since we all celebrated Super Saturday/Sunday in the magical Olympic Stadium.

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Silvertown hosts NLA Summer Academy students

As members of the New London Architecture (NLA), we were honoured to spend time with young people who are currently

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CNN features Silvertown tour for London Festival of Architecture

The popular Derelict London tours which were a big hit during June’s London Festival of Architecture were featured on CNN News

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Happy residents celebrate five years in Prince Charles’s ‘favourite’ London scheme

Highbury Gardens, on Holloway Road, famously visited by Prince Charles celebrated its five year anniversary with a garden party for

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Power 100 List features Elliot Lipton

Managing Director of First Base, Elliot Lipton has been featured in the Property Week’s inaugural Power 100 List. Elliot was

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Elliot Lipton discusses our approach to mixed communities in Inside Housing

Providing homes, jobs and places for Londoners across all income levels is essential to create mixed and balanced communities. Read

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June 26,
2017
First Base granted planning permission for homes and co-work hub in Earlsfield

First Base in partnership with Savills Investment Management have received resolution to grant planning consent from Merton Council for a

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Olaide Oboh blogs about Sir David Adjaye’s Annual Lecture for London Festival of Architecture

Olaide Oboh, First Base’s Head of Marketing and External Relations was announced as one of the bloggers for London Festival

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May 31,
2017
Earle Arney at AFK Studios discusses the inspiration behind the iconic designs for Bermondsey scheme

Following the unanimous planning approval by London Borough of Southwark, we spoke to Earle Arney, Chief Executive of Arney Fender

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First Base and Starwood Capital gain planning consent for mixed-use scheme in Bermondsey

Proposals for a major new development in the heart of Bermondsey took a step forward after a planning application was

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FIRST BASE PARTNER WITH WANDLE VALLEY REGIONAL PARK TRUST TO DEVELOP NEW WANDLE TRAIL MAP

First Base has partnered with The Wandle Valley Regional Park Trust to create a unique new map for local residents

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First Base’s Olaide Oboh announced as blogger for London Festival of Architecture

As part of the London Festival of Architecture taking place throughout June, First Base will be actively supporting a number

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Phil Wade featured in Property Week

Phil Wade is featured in Property Week (22nd May) following a roundtable discussion he took part in on the recent

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Proud to support London Festival of Architecture 2017

First Base and The Silvertown Partnership are pleased to support the 13th London Festival of Architecture taking place throughout June

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April 28,
2017
Silvertown Esports hub reported in Property Week

Today (28/04/17) reports that The Silvertown Partnership plans to build a 300,000 sq ft hub for competitive video gaming as

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Olaide Oboh speaks at Construction Voice in Brighton

First Base’s Head of Communications and External Relations, Olaide Oboh spoke at the Construction Voice Event in Brighton this month. 

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Silvertown and Aecom announcement makes headlines

The Silvertown Partnership (a consortium of First Base, Chelsfield Properties and Macquarie Capital) have partnered with AECOM to deliver a

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