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The case for rotation in Placemaking

By, Nigel Parsons Vendors using the StreetDots platform bucked the trend of flat to negative revenue growth, and reported average year-on-year growth in August 2019 of 22%. The east of London faired particularly well, up 26%, driven by the perfect storm of increasing office relocations, and a shortfall of desired amenities. This positive news prompted […]

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Chapati Man a successful international franchise story!

Chapati Man to begin mobile unit roll-out in New York:  London-based street food Indian wraps concept Chapati Man will begin rolling out mobile units in New York this month. Founded by husband and wife Chris and Andrea Rai in 2007, Chapati Man sold the master franchise rights for New York earlier this year to The […]

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Seasonal Placemaking Offer

StreetDots are experts in seasonality.  What comes to mind when you think of Christmas? Gifts? Mince Pies? Champagne? Wreaths? Ornaments?  Why not avail of our free seasonal placemaking services to spread the Christmas spirit across your site(s)?  Give your tenants and something to remember this year. We can give you so much more than just a […]

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Kang Foo Noodles – A StreetDots success story!

Husband and wife duo, Mike and Chun have been expanding their business via the StreetDots platform. They create authentic street food. Delicious noodles made the Chinese way. The vibrant flavours whisk you away to Chengdu, China – the land of spices and pandas! Their noodles are quickly gathering a reputation of being the best in […]

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Omni-channel retailing and placemaking

With the rise of e-commerce elevating consumer expectations of the traditional shopping experience, how can brick-and-mortar retailers compete? We believe it is by focusing on what online shopping cannot do — create a sense of place. Enter the art of placemaking. The evolution of placemaking: Combining power of technology with real physical experiences “More retailers […]

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StreetDots introduces: Food Retail and Artisan Produce

More and more land operators are asking us to help with with retail offerings for their tenants and residents. The high street may be seeing a downturn, but it has never been easier for independent brands to get their products in-front of consumers. Our platform enables creative people to focus on what they do best […]

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Loneliness in the City – A property industry problem

By, Rob Marten – Founder & CEO of SPACE UK When Jonathan Emery first suggested the topic of Loneliness for SPACE UK, I was intrigued. After meeting with Vanessa Pilla, I am now convinced that the property industry has a role to play in tackling this epidemic. Here’s my first article on loneliness and the property industry: […]

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Data-driven walkability & placemaking for the masses

This week’s expert: Maria Alfonzo Mariela Alfonzo has over 20 years of expertise in the field of urban design and behaviour research. In 2014, Mariela was recognised as one of Urban Land Institute’s 40 under 40 best young land use professionals around the globe. In 2013, Dr. Alfonzo was awarded a Fulbright to examine walkability in […]

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Residential Real Estate requires humanising through placemaking

Real estate is shifting from being a fixed physical product towards a flexible, tenant focused service. Even the residential market is shifting. Homes which are available on flexible terms and provide a positive, and attractive, experienced based living experience, we believe, will be in greatest demand.  StreetDots are here to help support new housing delivery, […]

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A few of our forward-thinking land operator partners

We work with hundreds of the UK's top real estate firms and transportation organisations to activate dormant land.

We do this free of charge. We do not charge our partners anything for this service. In fact, our land operators make money by collaborating with us. The most which can be made from a single dot is £90,000 per annum, if fully activated.

  • Abredeen Asset Management
  • Blackstone
  • British Land
  • Brookfield Asset Management
  • CBRE
  • Derwent London
  • Great Portland Estates
  • Grosvenor
  • Here East
  • New River
  • Savills
  • Schroders
  • Segro
  • Stanhope
  • TIAA Henderson Real Estate
  • Transport for London
  • Wembley
  • Westfield
  • Wework
  • u+i