All Property Week articles in 27 October 2000 – Page 3

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  • News

    Lloyds banking on perfect sale

    27 October 2000

    Hammerson is vying with two joint ventures British Land /Stanhope and Pillar /GE Capital for the proposed redevelopment of Lloyds of London's '58 building at 51 Lime Street in the City. The insurer, which occupies part of the building, is in talks with four ...

  • Professional

    Ask the experts...

    27 October 2000

    A number of recent case rulings have resulted in experts' decisions being final and binding on matters of law. This could lead to negative effects for tenants and landlords alike – but why is this?

  • News

    Top team's bearish analysis hits property share prices

    27 October 2000

    CSFB's Carter and Prew tell investors to sell Land Securities, British Land, Liberty International and Chelsfield

  • News

    Halladale heads for AIM flotation

    27 October 2000

    Halladale , the private Glasgow-based investor headed by David Lockhart, plans to float on AIM next year, subject to favourable stock market conditions. The company, which has two-thirds of its £50m portfolio located in England and the rest in Scotland, had hoped to float this year to raise ...

  • Insight

    Charging ahead

    27 October 2000

    An efficient transport system is vital to the running of London's businesses and therefore the value of its property. Congestion charging is just one of the strategies to be introduced by the new mayor.

  • News

    Hall quits after seven months

    27 October 2000

    Great Portland Estates has taken the market by surprise by announcing the resignation of joint managing director Patrick Hall, just seven months into his job. Peter Shaw has assumed sole control of the company. Chairman Richard Peskin said: 'Patrick has been responsible for handling the current sales programme, ...

  • News

    Prescott admits his block on Brent Cross was a mistake

    27 October 2000

    Hammerson and Standard Life's north London scheme now considered a regional shopping centre

  • News

    Simply Bliss: New York's spa to open at Helical Bar's Sloane address

    27 October 2000

    Cult New York day spa Bliss has signed up to open its first London site at Helical Bar 's 60 Sloane Avenue, London SW3. In New York, Bliss is patronised by pop legend Madonna, who now lives with her film director boyfriend Guy Ritchie in Belgravia. Other Hollywood film stars ...

  • News

    Institutional investors are accused of 'running scared'

    27 October 2000

    Capital & Regional chief executive Martin Barber tells Liz Hamson why he is dismayed by 'herd-like' instinct

  • News

    Beckwith to develop £88m Barcelona business park

    27 October 2000

    Europa achieves its Spanish breakthrough within a year of setting up and is looking to develop data centres

  • News

    Akeler to sell first phase of Portuguese business park for £70m-plus

    27 October 2000

    akeler is to sell the remaining buildings of the first phase of development at its Quinta De Fonte Business Park in Portugal for more than 120m (£70.6m). The Security Capital European Realty affiliate has two additional phases to redevelop at the business park. It seeks to realise the ...

  • News

    Miller locks into £60m Edinburgh canal scheme

    27 October 2000

    Scottish developer to partner British Waterways in mixed-use scheme at city's Union Canal

  • News

    Tesco to spend £50m on new Metro stores

    27 October 2000

    Leading retailer to open 60 new outlets this year and 50 more within three years

  • News

    Benchmark and JER tie up £250m deal

    27 October 2000

    Limited partnership to be set up with US fund to buy six London office buildings

  • News

    Meeting Point draws 18,000 crowd

    27 October 2000

    More than 18,000 property professionals met last week for the fourth annual Barcelona Meeting Point conference. The gathering, which focuses mainly on residential and leisure development on the Iberian peninsular, continues to expand its international and commercial property focus and this year international representatives from the commercial ...