Guests at EG and LREF’s dinner at the Gherkin were positive about the future for the industry
Founder Ross Bailey on his plans to turn the firm into a global retail leader
Last week more than 50 judges deliberated over our awards entries, high up in the BT Tower in London
The industry has a key role to play in Theresa May’s net zero pledge
Intu’s stand against the retailer highlights the unfairness of the CVA process
The agent is transforming Henrietta House into a showcase office space for clients and staff
The deal, rumoured to have cost $400m, is expected to complete in the fourth quarter of this year
EDITOR’S COMMENT: The industry needs to replicate the innovation and creativity of the tech sector
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Pi Labs managing partner Dominic Wilson is leaving after four years with the proptech VC. He will be replaced by Pi Labs chairman and founder Faisal Butt, who will take over as chief executive of the company and look after the day to day management of the fund and its portfolio of 45 proptech companies. […]
New digital certification for the UK residential market could be a boon for switched-on landlords.
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May sale raised over £8m
Hendon restaurant was biggest sale, achieving £1.1m
Larger assets and Scottish lots garnered most interest
Overall sales rates dip as buyers seek security of long-term assets
COMMENT There are always going to be winners and losers but we can’t always predict who they will be
LondonMetric’s purchase of Mucklow will allow it to deliver on its strategy of being a “true REIT”
It’s a question that international investors ask their advisers a lot
Michael Slattery is to join Logicor as interim chief executive, replacing Mo Barzegar.
Uncertainty over regulation and the increasing cost of living in London are the biggest threats to London as a global HQ city, not Brexit. A new report this week from think tank Centre for London shows that while London is overwhelmingly the preferred destination for multinational global HQs in Europe, it should not be complacent. […]
The Cliff Hotel in Penzance was a refuge for the prime minister of Norway in the second world war
In Q1, take-up reached 222,318 sq ft, so the city is well on its way to its five-year average
Savills will offer 164 lots at its next auction at the Marriott Grosvenor Square on 29 May
The next residential auction on 30 May will feature 342 lots, with 19 guided at more than £1m
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Totals raised, lots offered and lots sold all showed double-digit increases, according to to EIG
REITs are increasingly showing their concern for the environment and it’s about time.
LISTEN: Antonia Belcher transitioned years ago, with a positive outcome.
The development will provide 1,500 new homes in the region
Sales data also shows that nearly half of lots sold were via firm’s online auction facility.
Other lots include an amusement arcade and a series of land investments sold by ad agency JCDecaux.
Auction at The Holte Suite, Aston Villa FC, sells 91 of 108 lots on offer.
Auctioneer sells more than £32.8m in its best April on record.
A lack of supply in Bristol has seen Q1 take-up tumble by 53% to 58,141 sq ft year-on-year
Landsec has laid out its social and environmental commitments
The REIT’s revenue was down by 8.8% to £757m
LISTEN: Wordsearch Place’s William Murray and David Twohig talk about the power of placemaking.
Three JLL-owned fit-out companies have been found to have broken competition laws “at least once”
You can play a part in changing the industry by making a pledge – and sticking to it
Depressed capital markets across EMEA failed to bring down Q1 figures for both JLL and CBRE in Q1. JLL saw revenues increase by 7% to $3.8bn (£2.9bn) during the first three months of 2019, while CBRE recorded a 10% uplift in revenues to $5.1bn. Both agencies reported declines in capital market revenues globally. For CBRE […]
The total value of the UK listed commercial property market topped out at $91.7bn in Q1 2019
More than 30 lots with guide prices of above £1m will be offered at Allsop’s 20 May auction
Clive Emson Land and Property Auctioneers raised £14m across its May sales
High-value lots will make up almost one-fifth of Acuitus’s next commercial auction later this month
A busy room and strong competition saw McHugh & Co sell 80% of its catalogue at its 30 April auction
EG Tech Talk finalists meet their mentors ahead of the live pitch
COMMENT Should only experts lead or can all leaders become experts?
A report has questioned whether the price should outweigh the needs of tenants and communities