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Hardly a day goes by without discussion about property, finance or a major development getting on to the news agenda in some part of the world. This section of the website brings you all the news about Savills from the United Kingdom.

Heathrow's third runway will create demand for 3,500 new hotel rooms

Heathrow's third runway will create demand for 3,500 new hotel rooms

03 July 2015

Savills has forecast that the Airports Commission’s recommendation for a third runway at Heathrow will see demand for hotel rooms soar by 42%, equating to an additional 3,500 beds. 

 
 
Prime residential property has led the way, with a 33% annual increase in acitivty

Prime residential property has led the way, with a 33% annual increase in acitivty

02 July 2015

Prime residential property (above £400,000) led the Scottish housing market during the year ending March 2015, with a 33% annual increase in activity.

 
 
Commercial forestry outperforms other asset classes

Commercial forestry outperforms other asset classes

01 July 2015

Commercial forestry is increasingly sought after as part of a diversified portfolio, according to Spotlight Forestry Investment 2015, a report published by Savills and Scottish Woodlands.

 
 
Further improvements to planning policy anticipated in Scotland

Further improvements to planning policy anticipated in Scotland

01 July 2015

Alex Neil MSP, the Cabinet Secretary with responsibility for Planning, will shortly announce a consultation on further policy improvements aimed at better supporting development in Scotland.

 
 
 

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Victoria Buchanan

Victoria Buchanan

Director
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Savills Margaret Street

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Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

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