December 2017


Income set to account for 60%+ of UK property returns to 2022

Income set to account for 60%+ of UK property returns to 2022

05 December 2017

Savills releases trend forecasts for the commercial, residential and rural sectors.

 
 
Take-up 45% ahead of long term average shrinks West End office vacancy rate to 3.8% - London

Take-up 45% ahead of long term average shrinks West End office vacancy rate to 3.8% - London

04 December 2017

Strong occupier demand sees vacancy rates in the West End office market continue to fall, pushing rents on all grades of office space upwards according to Savills. The international real estate advisor says following 291,118 sq ft of office lettings in October, total take-up for the first ten months of the year reached 4.3 million sq ft, 26% above the same period in 2016 and 45% above the historic average.

 
 
Savills advises Laine Pub Company on Distinct Group acquisition

Savills advises Laine Pub Company on Distinct Group acquisition

04 December 2017

Regional pub operator and craft brewer the Laine Pub Company announced today (Monday 4 December 2017) that it has acquired the four-strong, leasehold pub estate of the Distinct Group.  Savills licensed leisure team acted on behalf of Laine in the acquisition

 
 
Take up of industrial space by online retailers grows by 731% in under a decade

Take up of industrial space by online retailers grows by 731% in under a decade

04 December 2017

According to Savills, take-up of industrial & logistics space by online retailers has grown by 731% since 2008, as occupiers continue to build their supply chains to keep up with consumer demand. The firm predicts that this is set to increase further still as events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday continue to transition from in-store to online.

 
 
The Georgian Group Architectural Awards 2017, winners announced

The Georgian Group Architectural Awards 2017, winners announced

01 December 2017

The winners of The Georgian Group Architectural Awards have been announced at a ceremony hosted and chaired by Dr John Goodall. Now in their fifteenth year, the awards recognise exemplary conservation and restoration projects in the United Kingdom and reward those who have shown the vision and commitment to restore Georgian buildings and designed landscapes. In addition, the awards also commend new buildings in the classical tradition; a testament to the continued popularity of Georgian design.

 
 

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