March 2017


Savills Secures Times Graduate Employer of Choice Title for 11th Year

Savills Secures Times Graduate Employer of Choice Title for 11th Year

31 March 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has secured its position as The Times Graduate Employer of Choice for Property for the eleventh consecutive year, a position it has held since the category’s inception in 2007. 

 
 
Flexible workspace occupiers' top frustrations revealed

Flexible workspace occupiers' top frustrations revealed

30 March 2017

The availability of quiet spaces, good quality wireless technology and the environmental performance of the office are the elements that are most likely to fall short in terms of meeting the expectations of workers based in flexible workspaces, according to Workthere and Savills.

 
 
Trio of coastal hotels buoyed by new owners after £12.5 million sale

Trio of coastal hotels buoyed by new owners after £12.5 million sale

30 March 2017

The Duchy Hotel Group, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has sold three hotels in Torbay to Fairtree Capital. The Headland Hotel in Torquay, The Palace Hotel and The Queens Hotel, both in Paignton, were sold for £12.5 million.

 
 
Popular holiday village in north Wales brought to market for £3.495 million

Popular holiday village in north Wales brought to market for £3.495 million

29 March 2017

Savills, on behalf of a private client, has brought Trawsfynydd Holiday Village in Snowdonia National Park to market with a guide price of £3.495 million.

 
 
Historic Peak District hotel comes to market at £1.75 million

Historic Peak District hotel comes to market at £1.75 million

29 March 2017

International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of a private client, has brought to market The George Hotel in the village of Hathersage, Derbyshire for a guide price of £1.75 million. 

 
 
Gourmet Burger kitchen on the menu at Lockmeadow, Maidstone

Gourmet Burger kitchen on the menu at Lockmeadow, Maidstone

29 March 2017

Kames Capital, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has let restaurant space at Lockmeadow in Maidstone to Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK). 

 
 
2017 Q1 investment volumes set to comfortably beat long-term average as prime yields harden for sixth successive month

2017 Q1 investment volumes set to comfortably beat long-term average as prime yields harden for sixth successive month

28 March 2017

Average UK prime yields sharpened to 4.79% in February 2017, with the UK now in the longest sustained period of decreasing yields since early 2014. 

 
 
TFL seeks long-term partner to restore and develop South Kensington Tube station and deliver vital step-free access

TFL seeks long-term partner to restore and develop South Kensington Tube station and deliver vital step-free access

28 March 2017

• TfL launches search for property partner for South Kensington development • Improvements to commercial and retail units will restore and enhance the heritage of this iconic destination • Development will deliver revenue to reinvest in transport and unlock millions of journeys with step-free access

 
 
Large lots dominate 2017 West End transactions as average deal size hits £132 million - Savills

Large lots dominate 2017 West End transactions as average deal size hits £132 million - Savills

28 March 2017

London’s West End saw a total turnover of £475million across just four transactions in February 2017 as the average deal size reached £132million, says international real estate advisor Savills.

 
 
Prime UK housing markets begin to stabilise

Prime UK housing markets begin to stabilise

28 March 2017

The rate of price falls across London’s prime housing markets has slowed significantly since the beginning of the year and there are early signs that values are bottoming out, says international real estate adviser Savills. At the same time, the prime regional markets continue to see modest price growth, according to the firm’s quarterly prime market indices.

 
 

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