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Read all the latest news on openings, deals, community work and Merchant Land featuring in the media.

New North West London Site Acquired


New North West London Site Acquired

We are delighted to announce the completion of the purchase of a new site in Northwood. The site extends to 0.442 acres and we are now carefully working on its potential to accommodate new family housing whilst respecting its local … Read more

Merchant Land welcomes new tenants to 33 Creechurch Lane

We are very pleased to welcome Street Child LLP to 33 Creechurch Lane. Ahead of the full relaunch of the remaining floors later this month following refurbishment works over the summer we are delighted to have agreed this deal as … Read more

Aldgate Eats Launch Event


Aldgate Eats Launch Event

Last month we were delighted to launch the inaugural Aldgate Eats event in collaboration with the Aldgate Connect BID Team. The initiative developed by Merchant Land is aimed at supporting local hospitality businesses, as well as encouraging networking and forming … Read more

Merchant Land steps up to Net Zero challenge

We are delighted to have recently published our ‘Interim Statement of Sustainable Practices’ which sets out our pathway to targeting net zero which will be expanded upon in our full sustainability policy which we will launch later this year. We … Read more

Summer in Aldgate comes to 33 Creechurch Lane

Following on from our successful collaboration with the City of London Corporation last winter (https://merchantland.co.uk/aldgate-in-winter-festival-at-33-creechurch-lane/), we are delighted to have collaborated with the City of London again this summer by being a host site for this year’s exhibition which will … Read more

WRK/LDN: Office Revolution?


WRK/LDN: Office Revolution?

The NLA (New London Architecture) recently published a report providing a snapshot of London’s current response to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the capital’s workspaces and their urban context and how offices will need to adapt in the … Read more

Sometimes you have to think small to think big and reach housing targets

I have always worked as an SME developer during my career in the sector and I would not have it any other way but in the last three decades, the share of homes built by SME housebuilders has plummeted from … Read more

Green Horizon Perspectives Summit


Green Horizon Perspectives Summit

We were pleased to have attended the inaugural Green Horizon Perspectives event earlier this month in what has been an incredibly busy and exciting few weeks for the global climate and green finance agenda. The event featured a keynote speech … Read more

Merchant Land responds to the Government’s commercial rents ‘Call for Evidence’

The British Property Federation recently launched a campaign designed to provide the Government with further evidence on the extensive support that has been provided for tenants and the pressure this continues to exert on property owners for all sizes. The … Read more

Merchant Land responds to the Draft City Plan 2036 Consultation

Merchant Land welcomed the opportunity to respond to the City of London’s consultation on the Draft City Plan 2036. The plan sets out what type of development the City Corporation expects to take place and where. It sets out the … Read more

Light at the end of the tunnel for the Residential and Commercial sector?

  We were delighted to have been given the opportunity to feature on Phoenix TV last month, which is a news outlet that broadcasts across Hong Kong, mainland China, Taiwan and worldwide. The purpose of the interview and news feature … Read more

City Giving Day 2021


City Giving Day 2021

We are pleased to announce that we have signed up to take part in this year’s City Giving Day which will take place on 21st September 2021. The annual event celebrates the value of the City to society and showcases … Read more