All Analysis Features articles – Page 14

  • Cities green
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    Cities are key to a green recovery

    2020-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Property Week editor Liz Hamson talks to Savills’ director of world research Sophie Chick about how cities can be more sustainable in a post-Covid-19 world.

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    Covid-19 has redrawn the landscape for later living

    2020-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Property Week and Dentons assembled a panel of leading figures from all sides of the sector to debate how Covid-19 has affected the development of retirement living in the UK and its prospects for post-pandemic growth.

  • Office
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    The grey space conundrum

    2020-10-29T00:00:00Z

    As the volume of office space to sublet in London soars thanks to the pandemic, Property Week asks how big a problem it poses for the sector in the long term and what can be done with all that unused space.

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    Q&A: Johnny Caddick on the future of BTR

    2020-10-23T00:00:00Z

    Moda Living’s chief executive talks about how the business has weathered Covid-19, the outlook for the BTR sector, the progress of its pipeline of new homes, its ESG strategy and what the future holds.

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    Future-proofing assets post-covid 19

    2020-10-23T00:00:00Z

    Earlier this month, Property Week and Yardi hosted a digital think tank to discuss the challenges that are facing asset managers and how they can best future-proof their assets in a post-Covid-19 world.

  • Finance
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    The rise of the bridging loan

    2020-10-22T00:00:00Z

    As traditional lenders tighten their criteria during the pandemic, investors have increasingly turned to bridging finance. Property Week looks at the pros and cons of this alternative borrowing option.

  • Finance
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    It’s make or break time for property debt

    2020-10-22T00:00:00Z

    Covid-19 poses the biggest threat to debt markets since the 2008 crash. Property Week ask whether new lenders and private equity firms will plug the gap made by the major banks and seize emerging opportunities.

  • Rita Rose Gagnes
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    Can Rita-Rose Gagné win at Hammerson?

    2020-10-15T00:00:00Z

    Hammerson’s new chief executive, Rita-Rose Gagné, is a relative unknown. Property Week assesses her track record and what she has to do to turn the troubled retail giant around.

  • Working from home
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    We should give office workers the freedom to work flexibly

    2020-10-08T00:00:00Z

    In the latest part of our ‘Save the office’ campaign, the heads of two leading flexible workspace operators speculate on the future of their sector now that many of us are working from home again for the foreseeable future.

  • Offices
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    The government needs a new approach to get Britain safely back to work

    2020-10-08T00:00:00Z

    There can be no question that the increase in Covid-19 cases in recent weeks necessitates the absolute prioritisation of public safety. However, the recent government policy U-turn on returning to the office does not serve this.

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    Offices vs Politics: How the work from home policy is shaping the workplace

    2020-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Many thought talk of the death of the office was exaggerated, but that was before the new WFH directive.

  • The Tabularium
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    Work history: how the office has evolved

    2020-09-25T00:00:00Z

    As Covid-19 reshapes the future of the office, Andrew Saunders looks back at how it has evolved over the centuries and asks what it is likely to look like in the post-pandemic era

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    Universities are back on course

    2020-09-17T00:00:00Z

    As Covid-19 measures create uncertainty for universities and their students, Helen Crane looks at what this means for the £50bn purpose-built student accommodation sector

  • Diversity
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    Why diversity matters

    2020-09-10T00:00:00Z

    As the Black Lives Matter movement continues to spark debate, Property Week  asks what the industry should do to encourage greater ethnic diversity.

  • CS Freeths think tank panel
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    Freeths think tank: will tech change the way we work?

    2020-09-04T00:00:00Z

    Earlier this summer, Property Week in association with Freeths hosted a virtual roundtable to discuss the findings of the fourth annual Power of Proptech survey and look at the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had on the digital transformation of the property industry.

  • Hot Housing Index 2020
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    Hot Housing Index 2020

    2020-09-04T00:00:00Z

    Revealed: the best locations for residential investment across the UK based on data compiled exclusively for Property Week by CACI

  • Hot Housing Index 2020
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    Hot Housing Index 2020: top five locations in the UK

    2020-09-04T00:00:00Z

    Despite all the turmoil this year, one thing remains the same – Aberdeen is still a highly desirable place to live, according to the latest Hot 100 housing index, collated exclusively for Property Week by location specialist CACI.

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    Modular housing hits fast forward

    2020-09-03T00:00:00Z

    Before last year’s RESI Convention we asked: is mass modular a pipe dream? Since then, major deals have been signed and the government has ramped up its support. So could factory-built homes be the future?

  • Ireland sign
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    From Hong Kong island to Ireland?

    2020-08-27T00:00:00Z

    Hong Kong billionaire Ivan Ko has set his sights on Ireland as the location for ‘Nextpolis’, an autonomous city for displaced Hong Kongers. Noella Pio Kivlehan sizes up the proposal and asks how realistic it is.

  • Cork's Oliver Plunkett Street2
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    Green retail shoots in the Emerald Isle

    2020-08-27T00:00:00Z

    Lockdown has hit Ireland’s retail market hard, but with less oversupply than the UK and deal activity starting to pick up there are signs of recovery.