IM Group, the Midlands-based property, car and finance business and one of the UK’s most successful mid-size companies, has moved to its new £30m headquarters at Fore Business Park, Solihull, which it believes rivals any offices previously seen outside of the capital.
IM Properties (IMP) has secured planning to create an exciting new food and beverage offering in Mell Square Shopping Centre, Solihull, as part of its vision for a more vibrant town centre.
Expansion in the US and significant pre-lets in the Midlands, continue to underline IM Properties’ position as one of UK’s largest privately-owned property companies according to its latest results.
A fast-growing brand looking to revolutionise the underwear and apparel industry is relocating from Bromsgrove to Connexion at Blythe Valley Park (BVP) Solihull, in a mission to double its size in the next 12 months.
Opportunities to become qualified in the construction sector have been given a boost following the launch of an initiative that will see jobseekers gain hands-on experience of roles in groundworks.
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College, working in partnership with IM Properties and Hinckley based groundworks specialists WK Construction Ltd, are creating a Sector-Based Work Academy which will deliver a fast track training programme and provide job seekers with the skills they require to take on groundwork roles.
Four community groups have benefited from the first round of grants awarded from IM Properties (IMP) Peddimore Community Fund. These include Bethany Community Outreach in Erdington, the Square Peg Foundation in Sutton Coldfield, and St Mark’s Community Hub and Digikick, both based in Birmingham.
Nearly £7,000 will be shared across the organisations to help fund new and existing community projects from a choir and walking group to a lego-based therapy club and a history project to record local people’s lives and experiences.
IM Properties (IMP) has submitted plans for a new neighbourhood centre and apartments at Blythe Valley Park (BVP) – on the outskirts of Solihull – as part of its strategic vision to create a new high quality and sustainable mixed-use community.Read More
When Gymshark, one of the UK’s fastest growing companies approached IM Properties (IMP) about relocating from Redditch to a new 42,000 sq ft headquarters (GSHQ) at Blythe Valley Park (BVP), there was an air of excitement about what they proposed.
Ben Francis, the 26-year old founder, announced on social media that he wasn’t going to create just any office, but the world’s greatest workspace! A bold statement from the young entrepreneur, however £4m and a lot of hard work later and the end product is every inch as inspiring as those created by some of the world’s most forward-thinking companies.
Six months later, Gymshark continued its journey with the IMP team, investing in a further 31,000 sq ft on BVP at its nearby Connexion scheme.
We caught up with their Chief Strategic Officer, Paul Richardson, to chat about how BVP’s sense of space, parkland setting and focus on wellbeing sat well with its brand beliefs and how Connexion was ‘meant to be’, helping Gymshark to create the campus-feel they ultimately wanted to achieve.
One of Birmingham’s most successful employment locations is now all-but full – as the last three speculative units complete at IM Properties’ (IMP) The Hub.
IMP acquired the 90-acre Witton site in 2013 and transformed it into a thriving employment park employing circa.1500 people and attracting big name occupiers including Argos Online, EEF, TNT and Kitchencraft.Read More
IM Properties (IMP) has submitted a reserved matters planning application for a new
15,500 sq ft, Grade A office building, at Blythe Valley Park (BVP).
Having successfully let its FIRST spec built office building to Solihull based accountants, Jerroms in September of last year, IMP is now pushing ahead with its proposal for a second self-contained, headquarters quality office scheme.Read More
IM Properties is building on the success at Blythe Valley Park (BVP), delivering the largest stand-alone Grade A office building currently available on the M42.Read More