The Rising Demand of Warehouse Space

On last week’s June quarter day commercial landlords were paid just 18.2% of what they were owed. That’s even lower than the 24.3% collected on March quarter day and reflects the hardship that non-essential retailers have felt with months of lost income since they were forced to close on 23rd March. It is, then, perhaps […]

London’s Office Market: 2020 Update

Despite Brexit uncertainty for much of the last few years office space leasing in London hit an all-time high in 2019, rising to 43% (6.4 million sq ft) of all take up across London. Demand for office space predominantly comes from the financial sector which accounts for 25% of all office take up, with rising […]

What Tenants Want In Their Office Space

Commercial property investors want to know that when they invest in an office space it will be full with tenants. That means investing in a location and space that employers think will be a desirable place to work for their employees. Therefore this week I take a look at the needs and wants of workers […]

Is now the time to invest in Liverpool property?

For my article this week I want to put the spotlight on Liverpool as a promising investment option, having read several reports recently looking at its economy and property sector and how well they seem to be performing – especially when compared to the rest of the UK. Liverpool’s regional economy is reportedly worth approximately […]

Is there investment potential in the UK senior living market?

I’ve recently come across several reports highlighting the huge investment potential in the senior living property market. One of them, PwC’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2019 Report, says that investing in senior housing is one of the best bets for real estate investment and development for 2019 and 2020.  For those unfamiliar with the senior […]

London…the world’s top city for hotel investment

According to Cushman & Wakefield London is currently the world’s most popular city for hotel investment. Overcoming Brexit uncertainty, the figures suggest that investors are confident in London’s long-term growth prospects and with a high number of institutional investors in the market right now, there is a reduced risk profile and surge in liquidity.  London’s […]