Guy is Property Week's deputy editor with specialisms in news and finance. He covers: general news; banks and lending; property companies; fund management; mergers and acquisitions; and forecasts.
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New lending in the UK commercial property market in the first six months of 2018 increased sharply even though the investment market was largely flat, the Cass Business School UK Commercial Real Estate Lending Report has revealed.
LXi REIT has completed a £175m capital raising – well above the target fundraising size of £100m.
Industry questions proposal to suspend property funds where there is ‘material uncertainty’ over values.
Senior partner Alistair Elliott and UK commercial head Stephen Clifton tell Guy Montague-Jones how the firm managed to bounce back after a dip in profits
Could lower forecasts for new households threaten scale of the government’s housebuilding push?
Property funds for retail investors will have to suspend trading when the independent valuer expresses uncertainty about values under proposals outlined by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Report urges banks to learn lessons of ‘irrationally exuberant late-cycle lending’.
Arlington has secured one of the West Country’s largest office pre-lets for over a decade, signing a 15-year leasing deal with Ecclesiastical Insurance Office for 65,000 sq ft at Gloucester Business Park.
Tesco has continued its programme of buying back stores with the purchase of its Cirencester Extra for £57m and its Stroud superstore for £35m, it said in half-year results this morning.
A US flexible office company that has raised $100m from investors is looking to break into the London market.
Chief executive says traditional rivals are no longer the biggest threat in a candid Chatham House talk.
Minister says ‘innovation and disruption’ could cause some housebuilders to go the same way as Kodak.