Our history of successful acquisitions across London has enabled us to develop strong relationships with land owners and developers.
Established in 1989, bridge has had a prominent presence in the land market for over 25 years. Bridge has successfully brought together land owners and developers in both off-market and open market conditions in central and greater london.
Bridge has over 25 years of experience in identifying and acquiring land for development in London, primarily in East London.
Our market experience enables us to identify potential sites for our comprehensive range of clients. Bridge prides itself on its ability to identify sites with strong potential for profit gain.
The land team at Bridge sets itself apart from other agents by working to assess the viability of any potential scheme before approaching our clients, ensuring they receive a considered opportunity. This experience and expertise has resulted in us acquiring countless sites for our clients.
Tredegar Road, Bow, E3 - 90 apts
Bridge acquired this site directly from the owner who was using it as a warehouse. Delivered successful planning for 90 residential apartments including successfully minimizing the social housing within the scheme. Sold to a major house builder. Approximate Project Value £1.8m.
Pitfield Street, Shoreditch, N1 - 9 apts
Bridge acquired this former church on behalf of a client and helped to deliver planning for 9 luxury apartments and a ground floor retail unit. Approximate Project Value £3.1m.
Corleys Tavern, Islington, N1 - 9 apts
Originally a pub, the site was purchased unconditionally from the vacating owners. detailed planning planning was delivered for 9 luxury apartments. Scheme re-branded as The Canonbury Apartments and all sold by Bridge New Homes. Approximate Project Value £4.3m.
Suttons Wharf North, Bethnal Green, E2 - 650 apts
Acquired Suttons Wharf North for a client. A stunning 4 acre site bordered by the Regents Canal in Mile End. Bridge helped to gain detailed planning consent for 650 flats with commercial space and community uses. The North section of the site was designated as social housing and was sold to a housing association and has been built out. Approximate Project Value £175m.
Commercial Road, Limehouse, E14 - 300 apts
Bridge assisted a client to gain detailed planning consent for 300 apartments and office/retail space. The scheme incorporated a 15 storey tower and a central courtyard. Delivery of planning permission was dependent on complex negotiations with adjoining property owners regarding rights of light and neighboring development proposals. Approximate Project Value £90m.
Suttons Wharf South, Bethnal Green, E2 - 650 apts
Bridge acquired part of a 4 acre site in Mile End. Bridge helped to secure detailed planning consent for 650 flats with commercial space and community uses. Being such a large proposal an Environmental Impact Assessment was required. Approximate Project Value £175m.
Bridge can provide accurate valuations of properties with or without planning permission. Bridge can value the potential of a site, this is based on our track record of successful planning applications , providing site owners with an accurate idea of what they can achieve. Bridge has fostered a strong relationship between both land owners and developers, we have a network of reliable diverse buyers looking for a wide range of development opportunities.
Andre Street, E8 - 9 apts
Bridge worked with a partner land agent to value and agree a sale on this site. Subsequently worked with the buyer and their architect to rework the plans and increase the desirability and value of the residential element of the site ready for development sales. Approximate Project Value £5.1m.
48 Leytonstone Road, Stratford - 9 apts
Bridge were instructed in the off market sale of this site close to Maryland station in Stratford. Approximate Project Value £1.2m.
Crown Wharf/Iron Works, Fish Island - 77 apts
Bridge were instructed to market this site with planning permission, selecting the best buyer and negotiating a prompt exchange of contracts. Approximate Project Value £19m.
Burford Wharf, Stratford - 65 apts
Bridge were instructed by the vendor to market this site with planning permission and negotiated a prompt exchange of contracts. Approximate Project Value £14m.
Collent Street, Hackney, E9 - 54 apts
Bridge were instructed to market the site by the vendor and we approached a selected group of clients. We identified a client who offered an acceptable exchange. The deal included overage payment which was achieved to the satisfaction of the vendor and the purchaser. The scheme was value engineered and the target rate per sq. ft. was raised to over £700psf, a record in this location. Contracts were exchanged within 28 days and completion 28 days after. Approximate Project Value £20m.
9-19 Caroline Street, E1 - 6 apts
Bridge were instructed to sell this unique heritage building in Limehouse. We were instructed to sell this site off market without planning permission, selecting the best buyer and negotiating a very prompt exchange. A scheme has been drawn up for 6 apartments. Approximate Project Value £7m.
Bridge help to acquire planning permission by assisting in the preparation and consultation with a knowledgeable planning team, in order to get the best possible outcome as swiftly as possible.
Peterley Business Centre
Bethnal Green, E2
200+ number of units
Bridge assisted the vendor to obtain consent on this collection of industrial units for over 200 apartments and commercial space.
Bridge evaluates the best use of land and creates bespoke strategies to maximise value. We take care of the sales/development process from start to completion, making sure value is added wherever possible.
New Cross, SE14
Bridge worked with a client to successfully win the tender on this site which had permitted development and advised on a re-worked PD application and subsequent planning permission to increase the number of apartments.
Bridge land work hand in hand with the new homes team in launching a number of developments and can help make sure your development reaches the right buyers.
Bridge were brought in to sell this development after the vendor had secured their own planning. An un-inspiring scheme, Bridge New Homes used a sophisticated approach to brand and market the development, achieving high £/sq ft.