Ware Garage (Renault Dealers, just before the A10 viaduct) and the associated and cunningly monikered "Used Car Centre" have closed. This means that there is a potential huge swath of of brown field development between this site and the old Alfa Romeo dealers (Desira) divided by a few units between the two sites, which include Sam Centre (car parts), Roy Carter (car mechanics) - don't leave! - et al. How long before more "stunning" "luxury" apartments are built?
There's a planning application currently in with East Herts Council for the site (3/15/1118/FUL). Taylor Wimpey North Thames looking to redevelop the site with 34 homes, a combination of flats and houses.