Bristol and Edinburgh top for rental growth

Bristol and Edinburgh have experienced the greatest hike in regional grade-A office rents over the past year, according to Colliers International. Both cities saw an 8% increase in prime office rents from £32.50 per sq ft in 2018 to £35 per sq ft in 2019, according to the agent’s National Offices Rents Map for 2019. For grade-B space, Glasgow saw the greatest growth in 2019 with a 19% increase to £25 per sq ft, compared with £21 per sq ft the year before. Edinburgh followed closely behind with an 18% increase from £22 to £26. Outside of London, Manchester is