Factory Estates

Factory Estates comprises of personnel with a wealth of experience within the construction and development industry working on projects from inception and feasibility to construction and completion.

The team includes Architects, Landscape Architects, Urban Designers, Master-planners, Developers, Estate Agents, Project Managers and Cost Consultants.

They are able to work with landowners to create value on sites or find exit routes for landowners looking for capital receipts on their land.

Factory Estates are backed by large national design & development firms who also provide financial input and specialist advice on Factory Estate projects.

Key Personnel includes:

  • Chris Bowman – Managing Director
  • John Haynes – Development Director
  • Naushad Islam – Design & Technical Director
  • Over the last two years, the team have successfully completed two office to residential conversion schemes; Box Apartments in Stockport and Trident in Sale, Manchester.

    Factory Estates are currently developing a surface car park on Great Ancoats St, into 119 PRS apartments and have numerous other city developments in the pipeline.


    Salboy, Ltd is a privately owned equity investment company, backed by Betfred-owner, Fred Done. They provide funding for experienced property developers and investors and will consider proposals for all types of commercial and residential property within mainland UK.

    Salboy Ltd are currently investing hugely in the regeneration of Manchester in the light of the Northern Powerhouse initiative.

    Current investments include:

  • 2 St Peter’s Square, Manchester
  • Trinity Way, Salford
  • Astley Point, Wigan
  • Townhouses, Stanley Road, Walkden
  • icon