HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London Festival of Architecture 2019

The biggest architecture festival in the world, the London Festival of Architecture is back in town this month, so HEKKTA take you through some of the top picks of the 400 events going on throughout June, as well as a round up of all other property & architecture headlines. The London Festival of Architecture kicked [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London Festival of Architecture 2019 2019-08-06T17:25:02+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Paris

Paris have announced two new projects, which have been scheduled to arrive for the 2024 Olympic Games. HEKKTA investigates, whilst also summing up the rest of the week's events in a tidy, little bundle. The Eiffel Tower and it's surroundings are set to have a little makeover before the start of the 2024 Olympic Games. [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Paris 2019-08-07T14:59:38+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London

Stories coming from our capital have occupied most of the property headlines this week, so HEKKTA sticks closer to home this week to see what's going on in London. London office work has begun a shift towards major office refurbishment projects, as the commercial property sector in the capital continues to defy Brexit, with construction [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London 2019-08-07T14:54:44+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Grenfell Cladding

The big stories this week is the announcement that the Government will pay the bill to replace the unsafe cladding around hundreds of tower blocks in the UK, and construction on Frank Gehry's stunning new Guggenheim Abu Dhabi gets underway. After an almost two year stand off, the Government have agreed to pay the £200m [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Grenfell Cladding 2019-08-07T14:51:07+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Jakarta

Climate change has dominated the news in recent months, and the same remains within the property & architecture world. Moving capitals, abandoning Jakarta, and drastic new measures, HEKKTA brings you right up to speed with all the latest news. It has been announced this week that Indonesia is moving it's capital away from Jakarta, due [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Jakarta 2019-05-06T16:13:14+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Green New Deal

The big news on everyone's lips this week is the annoucement that New York is moving to ban all future construction of glass and steel skyscrapers in de Blasio's Green New Deal. Could such an architecturally prominent city go through with such a bold move? Or is this the start of a global stance to [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Green New Deal 2019-04-30T14:01:52+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Notre Dame

This week, people from around the globe watched in horror as one of the world's most iconic landmarks, the Notre Dame Cathedral, was up in flames causing irreversible damage. So in this week's Property Portal, HEKKTA takes a closer look at the incident and see how the world has responded. A blaze broke out throughout [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Notre Dame 2019-04-22T12:27:49+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Universities

A swathe of universities in the UK have just announced a host of new projects and investments, so HEKKTA take a closer look at the institutions under construction, aswell as the trusted round-up of all things property and architecture. The University of Liverpool is set for a huge £1bn expansion over the next 15 years, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Universities 2019-04-15T14:30:09+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – New York

It's been a busy week in the Big Apple, so HEKKTA take a closer look at what's going on in New York, aswell as the usual round-up of everything concerning property & architecture from around the globe. Rent regulations in New York City, which have allowed residents with modest incomes to live in the city, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – New York 2019-04-08T14:23:50+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – National Museum of Qatar

Several major projects have made headway this week, with Jean Nouvel opening his new project, the National Museum of Qatar, London's Tulip getting the green light, and Studio Gang winning their Chicago Airport bid. Jean Nouvel has completed his staggering new project, the National Museum of Qatar, which has now opened to the public. A [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – National Museum of Qatar 2019-04-01T11:53:39+00:00