Hannah Emanuel

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  • Professional

    A template for town centres

    11 June 2004

    What makes good city centre retail? Government design watchdog CABE has some ideas.

  • Professional

    Palace coup

    21 May 2004

    Two property industry veterans are at the centre of plans to restore King George III's country home at Kew to its 19th century glory.

  • Insight

    Southwark stands accused

    30 April 2004

    Two former nightclub owners blame Southwark council for forcing them out of business. Now the Fraud Squad is investigating.

  • Professional

    Going down?

    8 April 2004

    The methods used to design lift systems in offices are unreliable and out of date.

  • Professional

    No longer carved in stone

    2 April 2004

    The Planning Bill promised radical reform, but have successive defeats in the House of Lords blunted its impact?

  • Professional

    A day’s work in the witness box

    26 March 2004

    Mark Jansen meets a surveyor who relishes his appearances in court as an expert witness. ...

  • Professional

    A gap in the marketing

    12 March 2004

    Landlord and tenants still disagree over service charges for promotion. A newly published guide could help them find some common ground.

  • Professional

    Occupiers stay on top

    5 March 2004

    The latest Total Office Costs survey, produced by Actium Consult and Cass Business School, shows that occupiers still have the upper hand, as rent-free periods lengthen.

  • Professional

    Rebirth of the Royal Albert Hall

    13 February 2004

    The £70m refurbishment of the Royal Albert Hall has provided a lesson in how high-profile restorations should be done.

  • Professional

    Rating's famous four

    30 January 2004

    Questions about new business rate bills, transitional relief, appeals and the spectre of local business rates dominated this week's national conference of rating surveyors.

  • Professional

    The test is yet to come

    9 January 2004

    Mark Jansen previews the big issues that will affect professional surveyors this year

  • Professional

    Welcome to the new era

    28 November 2003

    The Stamp Duty Land Tax is now upon us. Mark Jansen looks at how property owners will be affected by the attempt to close off tax loopholes

  • Professional

    Trouble in the aisles

    21 November 2003

    A court battle between Safeway and Legal & General reflects the struggle between supermarkets and landlords over whether premiums count as rent.

  • Professional

    Getting the measure of market value

    31 October 2003

    Delegates at next week's RICS valuation conference will have to get to grips with three big issues: the meaning of market value, the new International Accounting Standards, and complying with the Carsberg rules.

  • Professional

    It's not just black and white

    4 July 2003

    A black quantity surveyor claims he has been discriminated against by local authorities and the property industry. The national press claims he is abusing the employment tribunals system, wasting money and harassing employers

  • Online

    Savills shares rise 5% on 2002 results


    Shares in Savills, the quoted international property adviser, rose almost 5% in early trading this morning after it reported a 14% rise in recurring pretax profits to £24.7m for the year ending 31 December 2002.

  • Professional

    Making Cannes work

    28 February 2003

    Is next week's MIPIM property show in Cannes a serious place to do business?

  • Professional

    Keeping under cover

    21 February 2003

    Surveying firms have reported rises in professional indemnity insurance of 100%, 200% or even 300% and are having to adopt imaginative strategies to absorb the increases.

  • Professional

    Cleaning up Europe

    14 February 2003

    A tough EU directive to stop money laundering will put property professionals across Europe on alert. But surveyors and estate agents in the UK will be relatively unaffected.

  • Online

    Tesco moves on Streatham mixed-use scheme


    Tesco Stores Ltd has submitted a detailed planning application to the London Borough of Lambeth for redevelopment of Streatham ice rink and adjoining lands.

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