May 2017


Quality of life and value for money drives property market in Scotland's heartland of Perth, Fife, Stirling & Clackmannanshire

Quality of life and value for money drives property market in Scotland's heartland of Perth, Fife, Stirling & Clackmannanshire

31 May 2017

The heartland of central Scotland, which includes Fife, Perthshire, Stirlingshire and Clackmannanshire is witnessing steady growth, attracting second home owners and downsizers from outside the region.

 
 
Parisian childrenswear brand Bonton to open first UK store in West London

Parisian childrenswear brand Bonton to open first UK store in West London

31 May 2017

Brathew Limited, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has let 233-235 Westbourne Grove in W11, London to Parisian childrenswear retailer Bonton for its first standalone UK store.

 
 
Government-let headquarters in Leeds comes to market at £16.4 million

Government-let headquarters in Leeds comes to market at £16.4 million

31 May 2017

Warwick Capital Partners, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has brought to market Castle House in Leeds with a quoting price in excess of £16.4 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.25%.

 
 
Cook Court investment in Cardiff serves up new ownership following £1.8 million sale

Cook Court investment in Cardiff serves up new ownership following £1.8 million sale

30 May 2017

The Charnwood Group, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has sold Cook Court a multi let office and industrial scheme in Cardiff. The property sold for £1.825 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 8.70%.

 
 
Savills celebrates 30 years in Suffolk

Savills celebrates 30 years in Suffolk

30 May 2017

In July 1987 Savills first opened its doors in Princes Street, Ipswich with Mark Oliver and Peter Start leading a team of six selling country houses and advising farmers and landowners across the county.

 
 
St. Modwen & Tilstone agree £3.9 million investment sale at Newport's Celtic Business Park

St. Modwen & Tilstone agree £3.9 million investment sale at Newport's Celtic Business Park

26 May 2017

Tilstone the specialist warehouse investment firm, represented by Savills, has acquired the investment for Amazon’s new warehousing unit at Newport’s Celtic Business Park in a £3.9 million deal from St. Modwen. This represents a net initial yield on the investment of 6.325%.

 
 
Savills makes retail hire in Scotland

Savills makes retail hire in Scotland

25 May 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has bolstered its retail agency team in Scotland with the appointment of Victoria Freed who joins as a surveyor in the firm’s Glasgow office on 19th June 2017.

 
 
Higher education workers' desire for quiet challenges universities move towards open plan - Savills

Higher education workers' desire for quiet challenges universities move towards open plan - Savills

24 May 2017

80% of higher education workers say that having a quiet space for focused work is important to them, but only 34% are highly satisfied with the current availability of quiet areas in their offices, according to research from Savills.

 
 
The all round sporting dream on the Isle of Lewis

The all round sporting dream on the Isle of Lewis

24 May 2017

One of the last truly wild and unspoilt natural environments left in Britain, the Isle of Lewis, is a land of stunning coastline and dramatic landscapes.  Its standing stones, deserted beaches and, at times, Caribbean-blue sea, have captured the imagination since Neolithic times, and now there is an opportunity to be part of it, with the sale of Barvas Estate.

 
 
Admiral Insurance building in Swansea sails into new ownership

Admiral Insurance building in Swansea sails into new ownership

23 May 2017

PHG Capital, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has sold an office building, fully let to Admiral Insurance, in Swansea to Perfect Estates for £1.5 million.

 
 

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