Four reasons London office values are about to rise

There has been a lot of doom and gloom reported around the second quarter of 2019 investment numbers for London. And understandably so, given there was only £1.5bn of transactions completed, compared with £4.7bn for the same period last year. This is 60% below the long-term average, and the lowest level of investment turnover since 2010.  The Brexit uncertainty is largely to blame, of course, with many overseas investor groups taking a wait-and-see approach, mainly due to currency volatility. However, there are four reasons this market weakness will be short-lived. 1) The London office leasing market is in remarkably