London Hilton Metropole

London & Regional close in on £600m hotels portfolio

19 January 2017 5:53 am

London & Regional Properties is set to splash out £600m on two of the largest hotels in the UK - the Hilton Metropoles in London and Birmingham.


Blackstone to embark on European urban logistics push

18 January 2017 3:00 pm

Private equity giant Blackstone is planning an assault on the European urban logistics sector after acquiring a portfolio of French assets managed by M7 Real Estate.

101 Embankment, Manchester

Manchester office take-up on the up versus Birmingham

19 January 2017 5:07 am

Office take-up in Manchester last year was almost double the estimated take-up in Birmingham, according to the latest figures.

Feeding London report

Report warns of looming logistics crisis in the capital

19 January 2017 5:45 am

London is facing an urban logistics crisis - and potential food shortages - because supply chains are “not fit for purpose”, the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has warned.

Sycamore House Croydon

Cheyne swoops for £52m resi in Croydon

19 January 2017 5:03 am

The Cheyne Social Property Impact Fund has acquired a £51.8m portfolio of residential buildings in Croydon, south London, from an overseas investor.

Estate, Paley Street, Berkshire

£6m Berkshire estate bound to lure bidders

19 January 2017 5:31 am

Auction House London has listed a bumper £6m lot in the catalogue for its February sale.

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Bericote secures council approval for a £150m development in St Helens

18 January 2017 11:26 am

Bericote Properties has secured planning permission for its £150m logistics development in the North West.

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U+I and Colony NorthStar join forces on €300m office platform

18 January 2017 10:07 am

U+I, the property regeneration group, has joined forces with Colony NorthStar, to launch a €300m (£260m) joint venture platform to invest in the London, Manchester and Dublin office markets.

The Post Building

McKinsey completes 100,000 sq ft pre-let at The Post Building

18 January 2017 0:01 am

Oxford Properties and Brockton Capital have completed the first major pre-let at The Post Building, with McKinsey & Company committing to 100,000 sq ft.

Intu Lakeside

High business rates putting off 75% of international retailers opening UK stores

18 January 2017 1:03 pm

Almost three-quarters of international retailers are being put off opening stores in the UK because of high business rates, claims a new report.

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Watkin Jones shares soar

18 January 2017

Shares of Watkin Jones climbed 5.26% after the student accommodation group posted strong full year results.

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13 January 2017

Stamp duty impacts - Council investors - Greystar interview - North East focus

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2017 predictions: talk of the death of the high street is overcooked

19 January 2017

Structural change is firmly established in British retailing. We have one of the most advanced ecommerce capabilities for retailing in the world.


2017 Predictions: global capital boom will escalate, politics permitting

19 January 2017

What challenges await our real estate markets this year? I am not sure we can beat last year for obstacles, but despite everything, the market has remained positive.

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2017 Predictions: is Brian Aldridge calling the top of the market?

16 January 2017

“Buy land, AJ,” mobster Tony Soprano counselled his son a decade ago, “cos God ain’t making any more of it.” Now Brian Aldridge, the godfather of Ambridge, is following suit.

More predictions for 2017

Big Interview

Matthew Crichton-Brown and Mark Allnutt

American apparel: Greystar interview

12 January 2017

To some, it is the private rented sector (PRS). To others, it’s the professional rented or build-to-rent sector. With the arrival of US giant Greystar in the market, another moniker is rapidly gaining traction: multi-family housing.

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Liz Hamson, editor of Propety Week

From powerhouses to power councils

13 January 2017

Is it just me or have we been transported back to the 1970s? It’s not just the relentless strike action, growing militancy among the masses or shifting political landscape (in which left is left and right is increasingly right); it’s the councils too.

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Total returns 2016

Signs of recovery in commercial property investment

19 January 2017

The investment market bounced back from the Brexit vote to show tangible signs of recovery in the final quarter of 2016, new data reveals.

Christmas figures a reflect positive end to a turbulent year

19 January 2017

The latest CACI report shows a generally optimistic view of the financial trend across the UK with 9% more of the population believing their finances will get better in the next three months.

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Stamp duty just part of the PRS problem

19 January 2017

As evidenced by three Fizzy Living schemes falling through as a result of the stamp duty surcharge, government changes are hitting buy-to-let (BTL) investors hard.

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