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How build-to-rent can help create healthy communities

By Gavin Bridge, executive director at Cubex, the developer of Finzels Reach  If you’ve been following the news of our plans to expand Finzels Reach, you may have seen that we now have planning consent and we’re about to start on site. It’s been quite a journey to reach this point, but we are excited […] View Article


Cubex welcomes green light for next phase of Finzels Reach

Local developers Cubex have welcomed the decision by Bristol City Council’s planning committee last night to approve their plans for a balanced mixed-use scheme to regenerate the former fire station headquarters site in the heart of the city centre. The plans have been designed to help to meet the pressing need for housing in the […] View Article


Cubex poised to start work on next phase of Finzels Reach

    Cubex is poised to start work on the second phase of Finzels Reach this autumn, after agreeing deals with specialist operator Grainger and with housing association Yarlington Housing Group, to buy and operate the build-to-rent and affordable homes, respectively, on the mixed-use scheme. The Section 106 agreement, which covers additional improvements to infrastructure and […] View Article


Innovative wine tasting venue to open at Bristol’s Finzels Reach

Bristol’s Finzels Reach, with its rapidly growing social scene, is to welcome Le Vignoble wine lounge and shop as its latest exciting opening. French for ‘the vineyard,’ Le Vignoble will be offering up to 64 wines in what it describes as ‘wine heaven’ in the atmospheric surroundings of the restored heritage brewery. The changing monthly […] View Article


Next phase of Finzels Reach regeneration recommended for approval

Plans to transform a key city centre site into a high-quality sustainable development of hundreds of new homes and leading-edge offices have been recommended for approval.  The major regeneration project marks the next phase of the award-winning Finzels Reach, a new, thriving neighbourhood already created out of a derelict, brownfield, city centre site on Bristol’s […] View Article


Sneak peek inside Channel 4’s striking new creative hub

Developer Cubex has completed its renovation of the historic space that will house Channel 4’s new Creative Hub at Finzels Reach, with striking new images offering a glimpse inside. Finzels Reach is a new waterfront neighbourhood in Bristol being developed by Cubex with funding from Palmer Capital. Earlier this year, Channel 4 confirmed its plan to […] View Article


Hawkins & George build-to-rent homes launch at Finzels Reach

Hawkins & George, the first major build-to-rent scheme in Bristol, has launched at Finzels Reach. The modern waterside development comprises two distinct buildings – Hawkins Lane and George’s Wharf – providing private, purpose-built rental accommodation with 194 apartments in total, communal areas and a host of amenities including a roof terrace with amazing views over the […] View Article


Left Handed Giant opens new brewpub at Finzels Reach

Independent brewery Left Handed Giant is opening its much-anticipated new brewpub at Finzels Reach this week. Teaming up with Bristol-based pizza pop-up Mission Pizza, Left Handed Giant is launching its new venture from 5pm on Thursday, June 13, in the waterside quarter’s Compressor Building. The ground floor of Compressor Building has been returned to its former […] View Article