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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.

Savills suggests London's biggest commercial investors of 2015 will be from China and US

Savills suggests London's biggest commercial investors of 2015 will be from China and US

29 January 2015

According to international real estate advisor Savills, Chinese and US money is set to dominate London’s commercial property market in 2015. The firm says that in 2014 Chinese investors accounted for more inward investment than all European buyers collectively at £2.2 billion.

 
 
Baring Vostok Capital Partners opens new office at 25 Burlington Street, London

Baring Vostok Capital Partners opens new office at 25 Burlington Street, London

29 January 2015

Baring Vostock Capital Partners, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has taken office space at 25 Old Burlington Street, London W1 from landlord O & H Properties.

 
 
Savills appoints Apple's Mark Simms

Savills appoints Apple's Mark Simms

28 January 2015

Savills has recently expanded its retail team with the appointment of Mark Simms who will be based at the company’s Margaret Street office in London.

 
 
Public sale of farmland slows while private sales grow

Public sale of farmland slows while private sales grow

28 January 2015

Savills research shows that only 131,000 acres of farmland were publicly marketed in Great Britain last year; 8% less than 2013 and the lowest number of acres since the end of the Second World War when some 650,000 acres were traded in England alone. However, it should be noted that this figure excludes the sale of the Co-operative Farms Portfolio, which extended to 17,800 acres of freehold land.

 
 
 

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