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£68.5m secured by Dominvs for two flagship properties

UK: Almost £70 million of new funding from Coutts and Clydesdale Bank Plc has been secured by Dominvs Group for two hotels in London and Oxford. £48 million from Coutts will fund the development of a Hampton by Hilton hotel in London’s Aldgate. Construction is expected to be completed in

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Dominvs and DMA win planning consent for York hotel

UK: Dominvs Group and Dexter Moren Associates (DMA) has won consent to develop a 132-bed hotel at the heart of York’s Central Historic Core conservation area. The project is estimated to create between 50-70 full and part time jobs during the construction and once the hotel is in operation. DMA’s

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Cairn and Dominvs joint venture takes over UK Vapiano chain

UK: Cairn Group, Dominvs Group and Fico Group have formed the Savour Group, a joint enterprise that’s acquired the Vapiano UK restaurant chain, safeguarding 209 jobs. The Italian fast-casual dining chain went into receivership in April. Former Vapiano director Mario Bauer acquired the global brand and franchising rights of the

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Dexter Moren secures planning win for Dominvs Group

UK: Dexter Moren Associates has secured a second central London planning win for Dominvs Group Dexter Moren Associates has announced the securing of a second central London planning win for Dominvs Group with a new-build boutique hotel. The design centres on a 1990s office building to construct a 29,525 sq

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Dominvs Group to launch The Dixon

UK: Dominvs Group set to develop Autograph Collection hotel in London Real estate investment, development and asset management company Dominvs Group has announced plans for a new hotel at Tower Bridge, London. The boutique style hotel, The Dixon, will be part of Marriott International’s AutographCollection Hotels portfolio. The property was

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The Curtain launches co-working space

UK: The Curtain, a lifestyle hotel and members club in east London, has opened a co-working space designed by Dexter Moren Associates. A year on from its opening, The Curtain has launched The Design Studio, described as “an innovative new co-working space that mixes business with pleasure”. Open to The

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Hilton launches Motto budget lifestyle brand

US: Hilton has announced the launch of Motto by Hilton, an “affordable urban lifestyle brand”. Hilton says the brand “will empower guests by giving them the freedom to create their own experiences in the world’s most sought-after cities”. It says it evaluated the emerging lifestyle hostel model globally to understand