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Severn House

Birmingham City Centre

Overview

Just across the street from Severn House is The Mailbox. The iconic red building is home to the BBC as well as a flagship Harvey Nichols store. The area hosts a range of high end fashion retailers as well as spa and relaxation facilities and a great collection of canal side bars and restaurants.

The business district and canal-side favourite Brindley Place are all easily accessible by foot. Bars, restaurants and entertainment venues are in abundance making Severn House the ultimate living choice for young professionals. This desirable area of the city attracts investors, and tourists alike, with apartment developments attracting higher than average rents.

Key points

  • Property type:
    Residential conversion in the heart of the city
  • Location:
    Birmingham City Centre
  • Units available:
    30 one and two bed luxury apartments
  • Guide price:
    £134,995 - £174,995
  • Predicted yield:
    6.5%

Status: Planning granted

Estimated completion: Q1 2020

Find out more info about the development

It's all about the location

Next door to the Mailbox is the building described as ‘Birmingham’s Landmark’ The Cube is home to IBI Group and Solictors Regulation Authority, as well as a spa and several high class restaurants including Marco Pierre White’s Steakhouse, with its 360 city views from the top floor. The picturesque and historic canal offers quick and easy walking and cycle routes to the rest of the city, as well as connecting other areas such as The University of Birmingham and Edgbaston.

Transport Links 01

Transport Links

At the heart of the UK's road network Birmingham is extremely well connected. The international airport offers direct flights around the world, plus the planned high speed rail link (HS2) will bring the capital even closer.

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Business Investment

Leading European business hub with a regional economy of over £90 billion. The city is home to more than 32,000 companies, including nearly 700 international firms.

Business Investment
Shopping & Lifestyle 03

Shopping & Lifestyle

The city centre offers a world-class retail experience with the Bullring, Grand Central and the Mailbox all offering high quality shopping, eating and drinking.

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Bars & Restaurants

The culturally diverse city makes eating out like a gastronomic tour of the world. With no less than four Michelin Star restaurants and plenty of others excellent choices to tempt, you really will be spoiled for choice.

Bars & Restaurants
Education 05

Education

With six major universities, a host of colleges and award winning schools, the educational future of Birmingham is bright. Over 73,000 UK and overseas students are choosing the city as their place to study and build their careers.

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Property Market

With the youngest population in Europe, Birmingham's transformation into a cosmopolitan city has ensured that property prices remain at a premium and rental demand continues to outstrip supply.

Property Market
Culture & Heritage 07

Culture & Heritage

Birmingham is a vibrant and creative city. Major cultural institutions include Symphony Hall, The Hippodrome, home to Birmingham Royal Ballet, the Birmingham Repertory Theatre and an award winning new library.

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Green Spaces

Birmingham is home to 571 parks, more than any other European city, they total over 14 square miles of open space. Sutton Park is a national nature reserve that covers over 2,400 acres in the north of the city, it is the largest urban park in Europe.

Green Spaces

The property & investment

All homes will offer contemporary open plan living and dining space with oversized windows (where possible) ensuring maximum natural light.

With hardwood veneer floors and stainless steel sockets throughout these high grade specifications combined with custom built kitchens, integral appliances and stylish bathroom designs come as standard for Prosperity clients, offering a home with style, luxury and comfort.

Payment plans

Monthly & Mortgage Plan

Representative of 1 Bedroom Apartment

Purchase Price: £144,995
Reservation Deposit: £4,349.84 plus £850 legal fees
30% Deposit: 24 x £1,812.44
70% Mortgage arranged on completion
Mortgage then covered by rental income from completion
You own an income producing asset for life.

Estimated gross rental income £800 per month / £9,600 per year
Estimated gross rental yield 6.62%

The latest Development updates

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Severn House Site Update

Planning

  • Full planning application for 30 units was submitted in Q4 2017
  • Planning application number 2017/10465/PA
  • Birmingham City Council requested a change to the split of apartments in favour of 2 bedrooms. A new scheme was submitted in Q2 2018
  • Planning granted in Q2 2018

Delivery

  • Detailed design work commenced in Q3 2018
  • Demolition work scheduled for Q1 2019
  • Construction phase scheduled for Q2 2019

Severn House Site Update

  • Full planning approval granted for 30 residential apartments
  • Planning application number 2017/10465/PA
  • Detailed design works to commence Q3 2018
  • Construction work anticipated to commence Q1 2019
  • Estimated completion date: Q1 2020

Planning approved

Severn Street Site Update

  • Planning application was submitted in December 2017
  • Application decision due in March 2018
  • Estimated completion date for this development: Q2 2019
  • You can view details of the registered application by visiting Birmingham City Council’s planning portal and entering the reference number 2017/10465/PA
  • Visit Birmingham City Council’s Planning Portal – click here

Planning application submitted