November 2017


Savills announces new Head of Office in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Savills announces new Head of Office in Edinburgh and Glasgow

24 November 2017

Savills has today (24 November 2017) announced the appointment of directors Craig Timney, as Head of its Edinburgh office, and David Cobban, as Head of Glasgow, with effect from 1st January 2018, working alongside Nick Penny, Head of Scotland at Savills.

 
 
52 acre Glan-Y-Môr Leisure Park near Aberystwyth sold

52 acre Glan-Y-Môr Leisure Park near Aberystwyth sold

23 November 2017

Savills, on behalf of a private client, has sold Glan-Y-Môr Leisure Park near Aberystwyth to Allens Caravans Estates Limited. 

 
 
Leeds office market has stellar 2017 boosted by Government, fashion and serviced office sectors

Leeds office market has stellar 2017 boosted by Government, fashion and serviced office sectors

23 November 2017

The Leeds office market has remained popular in 2017 with take up levels reaching 784,000 sq ft (72,836 sq m) in the first three quarters of the year, according to new research by Savills. Take up is 60% above the five year average for this time of the year. This increase has been led by key deals including HMRC and NHS taking 378,000 sq ft (35,117 sq m) at Wellington Place, Burberry relocating to 6 Queen St and the serviced office sector expanding their presence in the city.

 
 
Cheese plus gets a slice of Papworth Business Park, Cambridge

Cheese plus gets a slice of Papworth Business Park, Cambridge

23 November 2017

Savills, on behalf of Bash P International Ltd, has sold the long leasehold of Unit C5 at Atria Court on Papworth Business Park in Cambridgeshire to Cambridge Food Company Limited.

 
 
US retailer Patagonia chooses Manchester for first UK store

US retailer Patagonia chooses Manchester for first UK store

23 November 2017

US outdoor clothing retailer Patagonia, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has acquired its first UK store at 51 King Street in Manchester.

 
 
Cordium Consulting returns to 130 Jermyn street, SW1

Cordium Consulting returns to 130 Jermyn street, SW1

23 November 2017

Savills, on behalf of Blackstone, has agreed a new lease with Cordium Consulting Group Ltd at 130 Jermyn Street, London SW1.

 
 
CMS lease disposal success at 125 London Wall and 90 High Holborn, London

CMS lease disposal success at 125 London Wall and 90 High Holborn, London

23 November 2017

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP has successfully disposed 213,032 sq ft (19,791 sq m) of its offices at 125 London Wall and 90 High Holborn, following its consolidation into Cannon Place, EC4 in May 2017.

 
 
New planning and development duo for Savills Leeds

New planning and development duo for Savills Leeds

23 November 2017

The Savills planning and development teams in Leeds have been bolstered by two new senior appointments this month. Rob Crolla has joined as a director in the planning team, whilst Sue Howarth joins as an associate director in the development team.

 
 
Savills responds to detail for housing in today’s Budget

Savills responds to detail for housing in today’s Budget

22 November 2017

It is encouraging to see so much focus on housing in the Budget, with a combination of carrots and sticks designed to boost housing delivery, including to encourage developers to build out more quickly, build more densely, boost land release, etc,” says Lucian Cook, Savills head of residential research.

 
 
Prime Sheffield office building changes hands for £6.85 million

Prime Sheffield office building changes hands for £6.85 million

21 November 2017

ADAPT Real Estate, working alongside Ship Street Advisors, and acting on behalf of UKRO, a Jersey domiciled fund focused on UK regional offices, has acquired Riverside West in Sheffield from Schroder Real Estate Investment Management for £6.85 million. The deal reflects a net initial yield of 7.60%. International real estate advisor Savills, acted on behalf of the purchaser.

 
 

Key Contacts

Liz Williams-Bew

Liz Williams-Bew

Director
Commercial Marketing & Press

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7409 8140

 

Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7016 3880