Brexit analysis

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    Online

    Brexit calls for landlord flexibility

    2019-05-13T14:56:00Z

    Brexit is having an impact in the rental as well as the for-sale market. Concerns are growing over changes to regulation; dips in property value; possible interest rate hikes meaning rents will have to increase, affecting affordability for tenants; and the ambiguity around having EU nationals as tenants.

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    News

    VF Corporation to pre-let Midlands distribution centre

    2019-05-09T23:00:00Z

    The US fashion giant is expected to take a 579,000 sq ft unit at Mountpark Bardon on a build-to-suit basis

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    Insight

    No need to be spooked by Brexit

    2019-05-09T23:00:00Z

    Amid all the Brexit anxiety, overseas investor sentiment has cooled towards UK property. Undoubtedly some investors are keeping their powder dry before making significant commitments to the UK. While uncertainty persists, this is likely to remain the case.

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    How widespread has Brexit stockpiling been?

    2019-05-09T23:00:00Z

    Many predicted companies would stockpile in the run-up to Brexit. But to date, only a modest amount of extra space has been taken as companies have made clever use of existing space. Adam Branson asks what happens next

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    Insight

    London is still a magnet for investors

    2019-05-08T13:45:00Z

    Editor: With all the noise surrounding Brexit you would be forgiven for thinking that London is teetering on the edge of economic purgatory, and of being cut off from the supply of cautious global capital. The reality is altogether different. 

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    Insight

    Resi volumes pick up in London

    2019-05-02T23:00:00Z

    Whisper it, but something seems to be stirring in the hitherto moribund London residential market. People have stopped fretting about Brexit and started buying and selling houses again.

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    News

    BidX1 raises less than half the total achieved at February sale

    2019-04-25T23:00:00Z

    Auctioneer puts lower takings from latest online auction down to investors’ hesitancy over Brexit

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    To end Brexit fiasco May must go

    2019-04-17T23:00:00Z

    Liz Hamson commented in last week’s editorial that whatever other impacts Brexit might have had on the UK economy, it doesn’t seem to have damaged the residential sector as much as anyone might have predicted . I’ve always said that this would be the case. 

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    Article 50 should be revoked

    2019-04-17T23:00:00Z

    I am a Brexiteer and have spent a great deal of time explaining and arguing why I believe that leaving the EU was a bold and important move.

  • Financial Investment
    News

    UK commercial investment falls 15% in Q1 amid Brexit delays

    2019-04-17T23:00:00Z

    Investment activity in the UK commercial property market tumbled by 15% in the first quarter of 2019 thanks to uncertainties caused by Brexit, according to data from JLL.