GMI Construction Group PLC has been appointed by leading property developer HBD to construct a new residential-led scheme in Birmingham’s iconic Jewellery Quarter. The development, titled ‘Setl’ is HBD’s first city-centre development in Birmingham and has been designed by leading architects BPN. 101 apartments will be accompanied by an array of residential amenities and 2,350ft² of ground-floor commercial space. The scheme will feature a courtyard, workspace, a lounge and a gym, along with a rooftop garden on the upper floors of the six-storey building.
Speaking about the announcement Andy Bruce, Divisional Managing Director GMI Construction Group, said: “We are very much looking forward to seeing this contemporary new development coming out of the ground, which will transform a redundant site into a modern, attractive development right at the heart of Birmingham’s iconic Jewellery quarter. GMI is proud to be have been trusted by leading developer HBD to deliver its first city-centre development in Birmingham in an area with such a strong commercial history.”
Simon Raiye, Director at HBD, said: “Setl is one of the city’s most exciting new developments, creating high-end, design-led apartments in one of Birmingham’s most sought after areas. We look forward to working with GMI to bring our vision to life.”