November 2017


Planning Division holds on to top spot in consultancy survey for the third year running

Planning Division holds on to top spot in consultancy survey for the third year running

17 November 2017

Savills Planning division has maintained its position as the No.1 national planning consultant in Planning magazine’s annual consultancy survey for the third year in a row.

 
 
Lilswood Holiday Park, Northumberland, under new ownership

Lilswood Holiday Park, Northumberland, under new ownership

14 November 2017

Savills, on behalf of a local park operator, has sold Lilswood Holiday Park in Hexham, Northumberland to a private individual from a guide price of £225,000.

 
 
Luxury retailers streamline portfolios to focus on destination markets & larger stores - Savills

Luxury retailers streamline portfolios to focus on destination markets & larger stores - Savills

14 November 2017

Destination cities in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific markets beyond China have all seen a proportional increase in share of global luxury store openings in 2017, according to Savills, as brands refocus on these markets in response to slowing growth in personal luxury goods spend.  The firm’s new Global Luxury Retail report states that, by contrast, the proportion of global luxury openings in China and Middle East fell to 9% this year from 17% in 2016.

 
 
Boom in European 'multifamily' investment paves way for continued growth across core and emerging markets - Savills

Boom in European 'multifamily' investment paves way for continued growth across core and emerging markets - Savills

13 November 2017

Multifamily (or PRS as it is known in the UK) now accounts for 14% of total real estate investment in Europe and half of all real estate investment activity in Denmark, a third of the activity in Sweden, 23% in Finland, 22% in Germany and 17% in the Netherlands, according to Savills.

 
 
£1million woodland fund could benefit landowners from London to the West Midlands

£1million woodland fund could benefit landowners from London to the West Midlands

13 November 2017

The government has announced a new £5m fund as part of the HS2 project to create and restore native woodlands. The scheme will open in January 2018 and Savills forestry team is urging landowners to submit applications as early as possible to avoid missing out. 

 
 
Virginia Woolf’s former home and birthplace of the Hogarth Press has been converted into two exquisite townhouses in the centre of Richmond

Virginia Woolf’s former home and birthplace of the Hogarth Press has been converted into two exquisite townhouses in the centre of Richmond

13 November 2017

Two painstakingly restored townhouses, Virginia and Leonard, which together form Grade II listed building Hogarth House in Richmond, Surrey, are now for sale through Savills for £3.75m each.

 
 
Betfred backs a winner with new store in Darlington

Betfred backs a winner with new store in Darlington

10 November 2017

Firstpost Limited, jointly represented by Savills and Brassington Rowan, has let retail unit 54a-58 on Northgate in Darlington to Betfred.

 
 
Savills hires National Car Park Manager

Savills hires National Car Park Manager

10 November 2017

Savills continues to grow its property management team with the appointment of Gary Lee who joins as National Car Park Manager in the firm’s Margaret Street office.

 
 
New occupier energises Bishop Bateman Court, Cambridge

New occupier energises Bishop Bateman Court, Cambridge

09 November 2017

Savills, on behalf of Trinity Hall, has let Suites One and Two at Bishop Bateman Court on New Park Street in Cambridge to Element Energy Ltd.

 
 
Savills retains position as No. 1 shopping centre management agent in the UK

Savills retains position as No. 1 shopping centre management agent in the UK

09 November 2017

Savills has been crowned top shopping centre managing agent by Trevor Wood Associates for the second consecutive year.

 
 

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