The Government reaffirmed its commitment to home ownership in 2016. We’ve seen renewed promises of affordable homes, more initiatives to help first time buyers save and a booming buy-to-let market.
Ask anyone and the chances are either they or someone they know will have stayed in an Airbnb property but, as data has revealed, the main barrier to entry is simply those who have not heard of Airbnb.
More and more people are renting in the UK: a trend that is expected to continue as home ownership is increasingly unaffordable and lifestyle choices are changing, particularly amongst the 20-39 years old.
Commercial office occupier requirements are evolving – and quickly. As well as expecting shorter lease lengths and co-working trends, occupiers are looking beyond traditional sector ‘districts’.