All Analysis Features articles

  • City skyline climate change
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    Zeroing in on net zero

    2021-05-06T00:00:00Z

    Property Week asks our three new Climate Crisis Challenge supporting partners to outline the practical next steps companies should be taking on their journeys to net zero carbon.

  • Climate protest
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    From Covid tunnel to net zero funnel

    2021-05-06T00:00:00Z

    The race to COP26 is on. A year and a half after Property Week  and UKGBC first launched the Climate Crisis Challenge campaign, the much-anticipated – and long-delayed – conference is finally visible on the horizon.

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    Taking the road to COP26

    2021-05-06T00:00:00Z

    Property Week asked UKGBC’s 10 built environment climate ambassadors to answer the following question: ‘What do you think the main priorities should be for businesses ahead of COP26?’ This is how they responded:

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    ​Industrial and logistics sector abuzz with activity

    2021-04-30T00:00:00Z

    The industrial and logistics sector is abuzz with activity at the moment and many of the key issues are covered in this supplement.

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    Improved ventilation is vital as workers return to the office

    2021-04-29T00:00:00Z

    As many parts of the UK workforce gear up for a return to the office, Property Week reveals how better ventilation can play a vital part in keeping workers safe from Covid-19.

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    The best things in life are free

    2021-04-29T00:00:00Z

    LandAid and Newcore Capital explain to Property Week how their Pro Bono Programme can help real estate firms build a more caring society – and challenge entrenched negative perceptions of the industry.

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    The PW/UKGBC Climate Crisis Perceptions Survey 2021: Results

    2021-04-23T00:00:00Z

    How has Covid affected the property industry’s attitude towards climate change? Property Week reveals the findings of our second annual survey.

  • CS Yardi think tank 16April
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    Evolution is key in the flex space market

    2021-04-16T00:00:00Z

    Last month, Property Week in association with Yardi hosted a digital think tank to discuss the flexible workspace market with the title: ‘Commercial landlords need to rethink their way of working or become obsolete’.

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    The changing needs of logistics occupiers

    2021-04-16T00:00:00Z

    Last month, Property Week and St. Modwen held a one-hour webinar in which a panel of experts discussed sustainability and design in the industrial and logistics sector, and asked the burning question of how developers can meet the changing requirements of occupiers while still making a scheme viable.

  • A shed deal that changed Ireland
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    A game-changing deal for Ireland?

    2021-04-15T00:00:00Z

    As Ireland’s industrial and logistics sector recovers from its decade-long recession, Noella Pio Kivlehan looks at what is driving the demand for space and asks whether the market is in danger of overheating

  • Donegall Place
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    Belfast is ready to bounce back

    2021-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Belfast’s office sector looks primed for regeneration post pandemic, with its biggest investment deal having just completed and many new sites under way.

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    Why Costa is still nifty at 50

    2021-04-08T00:00:00Z

    As Costa Coffee celebrates its 50th year, Noella Pio Kivlehan looks at its journey from London roastery to global chain, its history of expansion and franchising and what the future holds for the ever-popular brand

  • Hot 100 WFH
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    Hot WFH index 2021: UK

    2021-03-31T00:00:00Z

    The hottest working from home locations across the UK and London, compiled exclusively for Property Week by CACI.

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    Hot WFH index 2021: London only

    2021-03-31T00:00:00Z

    The hottest working from home locations across the UK and London, compiled exclusively for Property Week by CACI.

  • London's West End
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    How will retail fare post-Covid?

    2021-03-26T00:00:00Z

    Property Week hosted its second ‘In Conversation with Dentons’ exploring the changing relationship between landlords and tenants which has evolved dramatically due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Design challenge feature cover index
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    The great design challenge: the department store reborn

    2021-03-25T00:00:00Z

    Property Week set eight of the UK’s leading architectural practices the challenge of reinvigorating a redundant department store building.

  • Green finance
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    Green loans take root in the real estate debt market

    2021-03-18T00:00:00Z

    As green loans take off in the real estate debt market, we take a look at the main guidelines in place and gauge the industry’s views on sustainable finance.

  • Councils investigation
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    London councils cash in on community infrastructure levy (CIL)

    2021-03-11T00:00:00Z

    Infrastructure funding statements from London planning authorities show £1.3bn of contributions from developers in 2019/2020 has yet to be spent. Property Week asks why the money is being stockpiled.

  • Urban planning index
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    Why we must let birdsong be heard in our cities again

    2021-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Urban planning expert Timothy Beatley believes designing bird-friendly cities is not only good for nature but has economic and social benefits too.

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    Members share their wishlist for RICS review

    2021-02-25T00:00:00Z

    Property Week asks past presidents, current members and senior industry figures what went wrong at RICS and what they want from the review into its ‘purpose and relevance’.