Chord notches up biggest Jewellery Quarter Office let of 2010

 Chord Developments has secured the biggest office letting in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter this year.

Global insurance brokerage Willis Group Ltd has taken 10,000 sq ft/ 929 sq m on the ground floor on a ten-year lease, including 12 car parking spaces, at Chord Developments’ 40 St Paul’s Square. The company moves from 30 St Paul’s Square. Continue reading


First office tenant at Chord’s St Paul’s Place

Property developer Chord has secured its first office tenant at 40 St Paul’s Square, in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.

Construction and fit out business ISG, has taken 3,314 sq ft/307.87 sq m at the mixed-use scheme. Continue reading

Penthouses launched at St Paul’s Place

View of St Paul's Church from penthouse

Chord (St Paul’s Square) Ltd has released the three penthouses at its St Paul’s Place scheme in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.

The trio of penthouses were added to the roof of the former Thomas Walker buckle-making factory, creating a contemporary extension to the former red brick façade. 

Each boasts floor-to-ceiling windows and a roof terrace which runs the length of each apartment. All apartments overlook the city’s only Georgian Square, offering views of the churchyard and the city skyline. Continue reading

Open house at St Paul’s Place

Welcome to St Paul's Place - developer opens doors in series of public open days

Chord (St Paul’s Place) Ltd has announced a series of open days at its St Paul’s Place development in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.

The developer is to open the doors at the £35m 148-apartment scheme for four extended weekends over the summer.

To date, viewings at St Paul’s Place have been by appointment only, through sole agents Savills. Continue reading

First new build offices in Brum this year go to market

New office space at 40 St Paul's Place, overlooking the scheme's central courtyard.

Property developer Chord has released 25,400 sq ft/2,360 sq m of new office space at its 40 St Paul’s Square scheme in the Jewellery Quarter.

The first new build office accommodation to be completed in Birmingham city centre this year, the space is available on the ground and first floors of the mixed-use scheme overlooking St Paul’s Square. The development offers the biggest floor plates in the Jewellery Quarter. Continue reading