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The Mailbox, Stockport awarded International Property Award.

Wednesday January 13, 2021

RISE Homes are delighted that our development at The Mailbox, Stockport has been awarded Best Residential Renovation/Redevelopment Greater Manchester at the 2020 International Property Awards.

The Mailbox, on Exchange Street in Stockport is a regeneration of the former Royal Mail sorting office that stood vacant from 2010 when the site closed.

Nigel Rawlings, RISE Homes CEO says “This wonderful development was completed with the help of a fantastic team of partners and suppliers and winning this award is a credit to all involved. With Stockport’s new Exchange Area on the doorstep and with so much regeneration and investment in this area, we are delighted to be a part of the future of Stockport, we have even moved our HQ here.”

The Mailbox offers 117 one and two bedroom fully furnished apartments for rent, commercial office spaces for small and medium sized businesses, restaurant unit and serviced apartments for business travellers. The development features a wonderful living wall, a fantastic open atrium and a roof garden where occupiers can enjoy far reaching views. With some of the best transport links within walking distance or a quick drive, The Mailbox is in high demand as a place to live and work.

Key Partners in this development were:

RISE Homes – Developer and Project Manager
The British Strategic Investment Fund – Long Term Equity Investor
Rowlinson Constructions – Acquisition Partner
The Greater Manchester Pension Fund – Joint Development Finance Provider
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority Housing Investment Fund – Joint Development Finance Provider
Mandale Apartments 4 Ltd – Contractor
ANS Global – Living Wall contractor
Pozzoni and Elder Lester McGregor – Architects
Joy Rawlings – Design and Specification Director
Select Interiors – Office fit out contractor and Joint Office Designer

Learn more about this development here >

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