Liz Hamson

Liz Hamson

Liz Hamson has been the editor of Property Week since July 2014 and writes a weekly leader column as well as other features across the property sector.

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020 8253 8745
Email:
liz.hamson@propertyweek.com
  • Liz Hamson
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    This will define us all

    2020-04-03T00:00:00

    I had thought we would see more companies start to “buy the dip” by now. But even those with the cash to splash must first make difficult decisions, as every business must, about pay cuts, furloughing staff, even making people redundant.

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    Life in lockdown

    2020-03-27T00:00:00

    There have been many dire warnings over the years about the threat of a global pandemic, but who seriously thought that when World War III broke out it would not pit nation against nation in nuclear Armageddon but the entire globe against a common enemy of a rampant and deadly ...

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    We are here for you

    2020-03-20T00:00:00

    OK, strictly speaking, that’s not true. We’re not physically here in Croydon. Like the rest of the UK, indeed global, workforce, we are adapting to the new norm that is working, or trying to work, from home (other halves, kids and pets permitting), so we are all over the place, ...

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    Co-living in the USA

    2020-03-06T00:00:00

    Liz Hamson takes a tour of The Collective’s New York City co-living sites and finds out more about its ambitious plans to open 100,000 new units by 2025.

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    There are bigger issues that transcend coronavirus

    2020-03-06T00:00:00

    This week’s issue was supposed to go to Mipim. That’s why it has an international focus. Like everyone else who was going, we have had to make some last-minute changes to our plans.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Could Cannes be canned?

    2020-02-27T11:25:00

    The fear surrounding coronavirus is spreading faster than the virus itself – and could ultimately have more serious implications.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Be kind. Be the solution

    2020-02-21T00:00:00

    Will people suddenly start to ‘be kind’ in the national press and on social media in the wake of Caroline Flack’s suicide? I’m not holding out much hope, but I’d like to think so.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Don’t believe the HS2 hype

    2020-02-14T00:00:00

    What an HS2 hullabaloo… err, not.

  • The Climate Crisis Challenge: be the solution
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    The Climate Crisis Challenge: be the solution

    2020-01-31T00:00:00

    There has been plenty of talk about the climate crisis. Now its time to walk the walk, says Liz Hamson, as Property Week and UKGBC join forces to launch the Climate Crisis Challenge.

  • Be the Solution
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    It is time for the industry to rise to The Climate Crisis Challenge

    2020-01-31T00:00:00

    Property Week and UKGBC join forces to launch campaign calling on industry to cut its carbon footprint

  • Liz Hamson
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    Will we see a Brexit bounce?

    2020-01-24T00:00:00

    This time next week, we will be officially leaving the EU – or, more accurately, entering a fraught transition period with a frighteningly tight deadline.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Can retail rise from the ashes?

    2020-01-17T00:00:00

    Last year was the worst on record for UK retail and the new year has not exactly got off to a flying start.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Beware echo chambers

    2020-01-10T00:00:00

    Is that… is that light I see at the end of the tunnel? Since the EU referendum in 2016, it feels as though we have been in perpetual darkness.

  • Liz Hamson
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    The end of a year and decade

    2019-12-20T00:00:00

    Wow, what a month, what a year… what a decade. I don’t know about you, but I’ll be glad to see the back of all three. It’s been exhausting.

  • Liz Hamson
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    It’s time to build bridges

    2019-12-13T00:00:00

    So how is everyone feeling? Bleary-eyed after staying up until the early hours glued to the TV? Shocked? Relieved? Confused?

  • Nigel Robin
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    Interview with Urban & Civic’s Nigel Hugill and Robin Butler

    2019-12-06T00:00:00

    To mark Urban & Civic’s 10th anniversary, Nigel Hugill and Robin Butler show Liz Hamson around their crowning glories in Alconbury and Rugby

  • Liz Hamson
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    The final countdown – or is it?

    2019-12-06T00:00:00

    There is less than a week to go until the general election and still no one has a Scooby-Doo what is going to happen.

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    James Andrew International celebrates 45th at Claridge’s

    2019-11-29T00:00:00

    The industry’s great and good gathered at Claridge’s Hotel in London last Thursday to celebrate the 45th anniversary of James Andrew International.

  • Liz Hamson
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    Party manifestos: three very different visions

    2019-11-29T00:00:00

    Two weeks today, the general election will be done if not dusted.

  • Liz Hamson
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    From the ridiculous to the sublime

    2019-11-22T00:00:00

    What was British Land thinking?

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