HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Taipei

Taipei dominates the headlines this week in the property & architecture world, with news of MVRDV's Times Square for Taiwan, and the architecture world braces for the results of Brexit on the industry. _______________________________________________________________________ Architecture firm MVRDV have released their plans to create Taiwan's Times Square in the city of Taipei. The twin towers made [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Taipei 2019-01-14T13:01:49+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds

This week in the world of architecture and property, we saw some new buildings gain plaudits from RIBA, aswell as the announcement of the City of London's newest skyscraper - The Tulip. Click here to read HEKKTA's latest piece on Foster + Partners' new addition to the London skyline. ________________________________________________________________________ The winner of this year's [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds 2018-11-26T09:56:45+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid Architects have dominated the past week's headlines for both good and bad reasons, and the new UK architectural commission comes under further scrutiny. Read on to find out more. ________________________________________________________________________ Zaha Hadid Architects have unveiled their plans to create a 'people-centric' smart city to the west of the Russian capital of Moscow. Joined [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Zaha Hadid Architects 2018-11-19T08:28:08+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Lord’s

A new UK government commission, which aims to protect 'good design', has come under attack by architects; and the designs of the new Lord's stands have been revealed in this week's property and architecture headlines. Read on to find out more. Designs for Lord's new stands have been revealed, created by Wilkinson Eyre. The new [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Lord’s 2018-11-13T11:45:19+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Budget

In this week's property portal, we take a look at how the budget will impact UK property, aswell as a round up of all the latest news stories concerning global property & architecture. _______________________________________________________________________ This week, the Budget was announced where the country takes a collective breath in, in preparation for another inevitable squeeze. However, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Budget 2018-11-05T07:37:36+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Brentford Regeneration

In a slightly quiet week in the world of property & architecture, we take a look at the new regeneration plans for the Greater London area of Brentford, and we also look into Brexit's toll on the property market. ________________________________________________________________________ As London expands outwards, more and more periphery areas are undergoing regenerations, and Brentford appears [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Brentford Regeneration 2018-10-22T11:18:37+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bloomberg HQ

This week was a week of awards, as this year's Stirling Prize winner was revealed as Foster + Partners' Bloomberg HQ in London and the winner of the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize was also revealed. Carry on reading to find out the rest of the week's events concerning property & architecture. _______________________________________________________________________________ Foster + [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bloomberg HQ 2018-10-16T08:18:38+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Amazon

Brexit weariness continues to dull the UK property market, as May continues to dance around answering the proper questions surrounding the UK leaving the EU, and Amazon make a bold move stepping into the world of property. _______________________________________________________________ Amazon has invested a lot of money into Californian prefab home company Plant Prefab, who use a [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Amazon 2018-10-08T12:54:43+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bergen Colosseum

As the summer draws to a close, we enjoyed quite a quiet week in the property world. A new colosseum project in Bergen by 3XN was announced, as well as the UK's worst building being crowned. ___________________________________________________________________________ Extraordinary images reveal the first glimpse at 3XN's new modern-day colosseum for the Norwegian city of Bergen. Built [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bergen Colosseum 2018-09-10T05:31:08+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Crossrail Delay

Headlines in the property world this week is the continuation of the stuttering UK housing market and the news that Crossrail has been hit by a nine month delay in a rather downbeat week. __________________________________________________________ Crossrail has been hit with a nine month delay, despite bosses stating that the project was on budget and time. [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Crossrail Delay 2018-09-03T12:18:44+00:00