CSR were retained to obtain planning permission for a Strategic Housing Development of Build to Rent apartments on a prominent site at the South Link Road, Cork. The development proposes a modern approach to city centre apartment living. It includes 118 no. high quality apartments in two connected blocks ranging in height from 4-17 storey's. The proposal includes resident’s facilities and amenities such as communal kitchen/ dining area, a gym, workspaces/ hot desks, a TV/lounge area and a bookable party room. The proposal also makes provision for improvements to local footpaths, roads and the public realm including a connection to an existing pedestrian bridge over the South Link Road. These improvements are intended to enhance the pedestrian and cyclist environment and access to the proposed development which is almost car free. The project is currently at planning stage.