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Perspectives

Thought-leadership essays from some of the biggest names in the industry.

Winter 2016 special

Interserve shopping centre

How to get the most value from your shopping centre

22 November 2016

For retail park landlords, having a data system in place is no longer just a luxury option, it’s a requirement.

Manchester Airport

Why airports are key to the future of the UK economy

24 November 2016

Airports are far more than just transport hubs - they bring a wide range of economic benefits to the country.

Friars Walk, Newport

What can we do to save our struggling town centres?

23 November 2016

High streets must up their game if they are to compete with out-of-town destinations and the rise of online retail.

Person jumping

The lending option that is quick, flexible and cheap

25 November 2016

As rates continue to fall following the Brexit vote, borrowers are increasingly opting for bridging finance.

Technology

Should the real estate industry fear proptech?

23 November 2016

Companies must embrace technological change if they want to cut costs, improve efficiency and stay relevant.

Info strip - technology is changing the way we use buildings

Success in the cities: the secret is all in the sharing

23 November 2016

The widespread impact of a sharing economy is transforming cities and the role of the built environment.

Summer 2016 special

Creative office space

The office of the future: the tech is already here

9 June 2016

The saying ‘work is something you do, rather than a place you go’ is ringing increasingly true for many of us, particularly for those who work in office-based roles in the service sector.

Yardi_technology

Can the property industry rise to the tech challenge?

9 June 2016

It seems that almost anything is available to us now at the click of a mouse - or more often a tap on the screen of our phone.

Jersey's Mont Orgueil and Gorey harbour

The effect of global drivers on investment into the UK

7 June 2016

Long-term macro trends suggest that cross-border property investment will continue to rise in the coming years.

Luton Airport

Think Luton: ambitious and ready for business

8 June 2016

An ambitious transformation is well under way in Luton.

Admiral House, Windsor

Sometimes commercial is simply the smart choice Video

8 June 2016

It has been well documented now that residential prices in central London took off like a rocket after the depths of the downturn, but are now describing a different trajectory.

Chiswick Park, London

With offices, it all comes back to the fundamentals

8 June 2016

Footloose is the new mantra for office occupiers in London.

Perspectives on property-Winter 2016



When talk turns to the sharing economy, most people think of Zipcar, Uber, Airbnb or some other hip new digital services.

But is that really the limit of what the concept entails?

This question is among many explored in our fourth issue of PW Perspectives.

The aim of Perspectives is to step back from the day-to-day and look at the bigger picture through a series of thought-leadership essays.

This issue contains insights from:

  • Martin Betts (Yardi)
  • Lynda Shillaw (MAG Property)
  • Stephen Wasserman (West One Loans)
  • Dr Steven Norris (Carter Jonas)
  • Mark Bruno (Datscha)
  • Gareth Lewis (PwC)

We hope you find their insights thought-provoking.

If you would like to get involved in the next volume, do get in touch.

Read deputy editor Allister Hayman's introduction in full here.

Perspectives on property-summer 2016

We have become used to everything being available to us at a click of a button or, more commonly, a tap on a screen.

Indeed, we have come to expect it. But is the property industry ready for this revolution?

And if not, can it rise to the challenge?

These questions are among many explored in our third issue of PW Perspectives.

The aim of Perspectives is to step back from the day-to-day and look at the bigger picture through a series of thought-leadership essays.

This issue contains insights from:

  • Richard Gerritsen (Yardi)
  • Darren Yates (Carter Jonas)
  • Geoff Cook (Jersey Finance)
  • Trevor Holden & Laura Church (Think Luton)
  • Andy Jansons (Jansons)
  • Shaun Simons, Ed Betts, Guy Grantham (Colliers)
  • Robin Squire (Acorn)
  • Colin Cottage (Glenny)

We hope you find their insights thought-provoking. If you would like to get involved in the next volume, do get in touch. Read deputy editor Allister Hayman's introduction in full here.

Perspectives on property-MIPIM 2016

The aim of Perspectives is to step back from the day-to-day and look at the bigger picture through a series of thought-leadership essays. We hope you enjoy this latest issue, and if you want to get involved in the next volume in the series, do get in touch.




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