Manchester City Centre – Refined Luxury Living in New Jackson – Contour

Manchester Property Event Highlight

As the leader of the Northern Powerhouse and a thriving global city renowned for its growth, diversity, culture and opportunity. Manchester has it all. An expansive economy and 5 world-class universities attracting a huge student population spur continued demand for new property, creating a lucrative and dynamic property market. 

10 Reasons why you should invest in Manchester

  • Manchester is voted as the ‘Most Liveable City in the UK’
  • Extensive Technology Hub | 80% of FTSE 100 companies have a presence in the city including BBC, ITV, Google, Sky, Adidas, Unilever, KMPG & Deloitte
  • New City Centre Regeneration | St John’s neighbourhood is home to the £1bn investment project of Enterprise city – a new technology, media & creative cluster, just minutes away from New Jackson; which is creating 10,100 new jobs in the area
  • Vibrant Culture Destination | With the world-class museums and art galleries, eg. Manchester Art Gallery, The Whiteworth and HOME.
  • Best Education Hubs | Five universities and higher education establishments draw 116,000 students from all over the globe
  • Exceptional Connectivity | The integrated London-style smart transport system – The Bee Network, bringing together buses, trams, cycling and rail by 2030. The existing Metrolink system provides 99 stations across 64 miles 
  • Leading Shopping Destination | There are lots of international designer brands in the North West of England, with Harvey Nichols and Selfridges and top brands including Vivienne Westwood and Hugo Boss etc
  • Strong House Price Forecasts | Over the next 5 years, the North West property market will continue to outpace some of its regional counterparts. It is substantially ahead of the UK average (17.9%):
    • +20.2% Five Year House Price Forecast (Savills Research 2023)
    • +5% Annual House Price Growth (JLL Big Six Residential Report, August 2023)
  • Prime Rental Growth And High Demand | Manchester continues to outperform other Big 6 cities’ annual rental growth.
    • +20% Annual Rental Growth (JLL Big Six Residential Report, August 2023)
    • +6% Rental Yields (Based on local agent rental predictions)
  • Supply and demand imbalance | Manchester is experiencing increased demand and significantly fewer homes under construction than in 2018: 
    • 2018 – 15,000 homes under construction
    • 2023 – 10,000 homes under construction

Introduction of Contour 

Ashton Hawks proudly presents to you Renaker’s newest development – Contour is a brand new 51-storey residential tower set within New Jackson – a world-class skycraper district located at the southern gateway of Manchester city centre.

10 Major Project Features

❖ Price from £264K* (HKD 2.6M) | Downpayment £53K* (HKD 520K)
❖ Rental Yield Estimated of 7% p.a.* | up to 60% mortgage 
❖ ”The Renaker Difference” – Beautifully considered interiors and amenities within a premium development, built and developed by Renaker, Manchester’s leading developer in the city

❖ ”The Renaker Effect” – Price uplift so quick with the proven track record
❖ Superb location in the city center of Manchester 
Limited supply and strong demand for quality & pet-friendly residences
❖ Contour is part of the New Jackson neighborhood – a world-class district home to Deansgate Square, Elizabeth Tower, Victoria Residence, The Blade and Three60
Unmatched amenities, including access to HOME – a housekeeping brand, offering 5* hotel services directly to you your home

Exclusive 1st launch in Hong Kong | Est. completed in Q1/Q2 2027
❖ Limited foreign quota with 1st price list | Quick capital gain potentials

0 min walk to New Jackson’s restaurants, bars and shops

3 mins walk to First Street

14 mins walk to the Manchester Town Hall

20 mins walk to Exchange Square Shopping District (Harvey Nichols/ Selfridges)

3 mins walk to Sainsbury’s Local 

4 mins walk to Deansgate Castlefield Metro Station

14 mins walk to University of Manchester

10 mins drive to St. Mary Hospital

Contour offers a choice of beautifully considered one, two and three bedroom apartments.

At Contour, residents have access to deluxe communal amenities which enhance residents’ lives. This includes: 

  • The Green – Golf Simulator
  • The Club – State-of the art gymnasium
  • Urban Tails – a self-serve dog spa
  • Peloton Studio
  • External Terraces – a dining and relaxation area (The Piante Terrace), plus a table tennis and games area (The Greenery)
  • Residents’ Bookable Suites – The Chamfer Suite 
  • Residents’ Bookable Suites – The Contour Suite
  • The Studio – Podcast Room & Content Creation Room
  • Concierge Lounge
  • The Faldo Lounge
  • The Concordia Lounge
  • The Works – Co-working space

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    What is New Jackson?

    New Jackson is a world-class skyscraper district located at the southern gateway to the city centre of Manchester. The vision is for New Jackson to become a sustainable and attractive neighbourhood, with a thriving new community within the city centre. 

    New Jackson comprises of 15 towers,  a smoke-free city centre park with children’s play park, Crown Street Primary School, a secure public car park, an NHS medical centre, private health clinic & dentist and shops, bars & restaurants.

    Renaker has taken what was underutilised brownfield land within Manchester city centre to create a unique area through working with leading architect, SimpsonHaugh. They aim to develop an aspirational new neighbourhood, delivering high-quality, spacious homes and desirable amenities, where communities can thrive. Renaker are currently 7 years into a 15-year masterplan and once complete, the masterplan will see over 6,400 high-quality homes delivered, alongside local, independent restaurants, cafes, shops, health and wellness services, a cookery school, and a primary school for the local community.

    Developments at New Jackson currently comprise of the below, with more in the pipeline:

    • Deansgate Square
    • Crown Street Victoria Residence & Elizabeth Tower
    • The Blade
    • Three60

    New Jackson Park with Children’s Playground

    Crown Street Primary School

    Deansgate Dental Studio

    Chit’ n’ Chaat




    General Store


    Introduction of First Street

    Just a 3-minute walk from Contour, New Jackson, First Street Manchester stands as the vibrant neighbour – a unique city centre area seamlessly blending office space with a rich cultural, leisure, and residential environment. 

    Serving as the passage from New Jackson through to the Oxford Road Corridor, First Street is an integral part of the dynamic and diverse urban experience at Contour:

    • Restaurants, cafes, bars, supermarkets, hotel, student accommodation
    • HOME – a £25m independent cinema, theatre and art gallery
    • No.1 & No.8 First Street – 
        • 350,000 sq ft of completed office space.
        • 4,000 current employees, with a target of 10,000 in 2028.
        • Four further phases of development are planned, providing an additional 750,000 sq ft of Grade A office space.

    Introduction of Spinningfields 

    80% of FTSE 100 companies have a presence in the city

    Introduction of St. John’s Neighborhood

    St John’s is Manchester’s latest technology hub, located just 12-mins walk from Contour. With a distinct character and focus on the media and tech industries, St John’s has been designed to enable natural innovators to work and play together in a vibrant and culturally diverse environment.

    Home to workspaces, film studios, businesses, restaurants and retailers, a key part of St John’s offering are eagerly awaited openings from world-renowned names including Manchester Goods Yard, a new £80 million head office for travel and technology giant,, the £200 million Factory International arts centre and prestigious private members club, SOHO House.

    St. John’s is a unique place to work, create, learn and enjoy. According to the report from Deloitte, 68% of the total 700,000 sq.ft. of office space brought to market in 2022 is in St John’s and is predominantly pre-let. There is a strong demand of rental, which is expected to continue in the coming years.

    Introduction of Education in Manchester

    Education in Manchester is highly regarded, making the city a renowned destination for students and scholars from around the world. With a rich academic heritage and a diverse range of educational institutions, Manchester offers a wealth of opportunities for learning and personal growth. 

    The city is home to prestigious universities such as the University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, and the Royal Northern College of Music, among others. These institutions offer a wide array of programs across various disciplines, including arts, sciences, engineering, business, and more. Manchester’s educational landscape is characterized by innovation, research excellence, and a strong emphasis on practical skills development. Students benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, dedicated faculties, and a supportive learning environment. Beyond university education, Manchester also offers a range of high-quality schools, colleges, and vocational training centers, catering to students of all ages and backgrounds. With its thriving academic community, Manchester continues to shape the minds of future leaders, innovators, and professionals, making it a hub of knowledge and intellectual growth.

    The demand for student accommodation in Manchester is at an all-time high, with approximately 90% of students eagerly awaiting their rooms. This surge in demand can be attributed to the city’s reputation as a leading educational hub, attracting students from both domestic and international backgrounds. Manchester’s vibrant academic scene, coupled with its diverse cultural offerings and thriving job market, make it an appealing destination for furthering one’s education. As a result, the competition for accommodation has intensified, leading to a higher number of students eagerly anticipating their housing assignments.

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    Date: 2-3 March 2024 (Sat – Sun)
    Time: 12pm (Eng) | 2pm (Canto) | 4pm (Canto)
    Venue: 27/F, The Park Lane Hong Kong, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

    Enquiry: 5226 1138 

    Limited seats available. By RSVP only.

    Why Renaker Project Are Worth Investing For?

    Monthly Update from Renaker

    Home – offering 5* hotel services

    All-in-one services during handover

    4 Core Reasons You Should Invest With Ashton Hawks

    Ashton Hawks is honored to be awarded the Outstanding Overseas Property Agency Award by Business Focus Award 2023 and HKCT Business Award 2023. It is highly professional and recognized in the overseas property market.
    Ashton Hawks works with reputable renowned developers, such as Sansiri, Renaker, Barratt London, Select Property Group, with their exceptional quality, attention to details, and commitment to delivering exceptional living experiences, we are glad that to secure your dream home or investment property before the general public. 
    Ashton Hawks has our own team of experienced professionals will handle all aspects of property management, from finding and screening tenants to maintenance and repairs. With our comprehensive services, you can sit back and relax while we take care of everything for you.
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    Invest in Manchester Properties Today!
    Give us a call! 

    Date: 2-3 March 2024 (Sat – Sun)
    Time: 12pm (Eng) | 2pm (Canto) | 4pm (Canto)
    Venue: 27/F, The Park Lane Hong Kong, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

    Enquiry: 5226 1138 

    Limited seats available. By RSVP only.

    Disclaimer:The information, text, photos contained herein are provided solely for the convenience of interested parties and no warranty or representation as to their accuracy, correctness or completeness is made by Ashton Hawks or the sellers, none of whom shall have any liability or obligation with respect thereto. These offerings are made subject to contract, correction of errors, omissions, prior sales, change of price or terms or withdrawal from the market without notice. Information provided is for reference only and does not constitute all or any part of a contract. Ashton Hawks and its representatives work exclusively in relation to properties outside Hong Kong and are not required to be nor are licensed under the Estate Agents Ordinance (Cap. 511 of the Laws of Hong Kong) to deal with properties situated in Hong Kong. Digital illustrations are indicative only. *Rental yield is projected by the agency and not guaranteed by the developer.