October 2019 - News

Safety First

Hunters is now officially a Corporate Member of the Association for Project Safety. They are a leading professional institution in construction, health & safety and safety risk management. Tom Branagh heads up our CDM and Principal Designer team – Stay safe!

June 2019 - News

New Hunters Shareholders

Hunters are delighted to announce that Tim Ashton, Kate Henry-Aston, Mark Baines and James Wallace have become Shareholders of the practice.

Susan Pasint-Magyar, Managing Director commented ‘This is part of our commitment to planning and preparing the business and its people for the future. After Neil and I became owners of Hunters in early 2018 we have focused on developing our teams and at the end of 2018 we promoted several of our key staff, we are a people business.’

Neil McCabe, Managing Director commented ‘The four new shareholders bring a range of skills and experience. All have been promoted from within the business and continue to remain on our board. Since we took over the business Sue and I have seen succession planning as a key strategy, leading to an improved and cost-effective business which fosters a culture of internal promotion, development and career opportunities.’

April 2019 - News

Hunters goes Scandinavian

Our architects are working with Vastint, IKEA’s development arm on the Olympic site in Stratford, designing homes for the future. This important addition to the Olympic legacy brings 211 affordable homes within a mix of tenures.

March 2019 - News

Aylesbury Exchange Nearing Completion

Nestled between listed buildings, The Exchange is Aylesbury’s first purpose-built mixed-use scheme. Flats, shops, restaurants and a new ‘town square’ serve the local community and visitors to entertainment and arts venues in town.

The vision of simplicity and elegance takes hints from the historical courts and lodgings. In keeping with the charm of the town, the project is expected to finish in Spring.

March 2019 - News

EA’s Moreton Close Takes Shape

The EA teams new extra-care development has 53 one and two bedroom self contained flats with a range of supporting dementia-friendly facilities. Easy access to shops and services, the popular scheme is part of Barnet’s wider housing development programme which will see over 700 new homes built on council owned land.

March 2019 - News

Copley Just Keeps Winning

Hunters masterplan and design of the complicated Copley Estate in West London has won a range of awards.

  1. Best Conceptual Project at the London Planning Awards
  2. Grand Prix Award for Regeneration of Housing Estates at the Place West London Awards
  3. Best First-Time Buyer Home at the London Evening Standard New Homes Awards
  4. Best Show Home at the First Time Buyer’s Awards
  5. Best Partnership at the IHDevelopment Awards
  6. Best Starter Home at the WhatHouse? Awards

It’s great for the whole project team to get the recognition this transformative design sets out to do.

November 2018 - News

A World Record for Dementia Design

Going for Gold and collecting a world record? With our clients, OSJCT, we are leading the way in dementia design, striving for excellence.

The Dementia Centre, part of Stirling University, has awarded us GOLD for The Lakes and GOLD for Goodson Lodge with the highest score ever recorded – 98%.

We care about dementia and we care about design, it’s great to see that being recognised.

November 2018 - News

Double Win for our Healthcare Teams

Our Healthcare Team is celebrating a double win having received planning permission for the refurbishment of the Haematology Clinic in Kingston Hospital and The Froud Centre, a new GP with a community centre in Manor Park, Newham.

January 2018 - News

Hunters Announce a Change in Ownership

Susan Pasint-Magyar and Neil McCabe of Hunters are pleased to announce details of a change in ownership of the company.

With this announcement, we would like to confirm that the provision of all of our current services within each sector will remain unchanged. We are looking forward to building on the reputation, relationships and growth that Hunters have established over the last 63 years.

Edward Keelaghan and Ian Hurlstone have relinquished their shareholdings in Hunters, which has been wholly acquired by Susan Pasint-Magyar and Neil McCabe, joint Managing Directors, who will continue to lead the multi-disciplinary practice.