May 2016


Watford office market makes a come back

Watford office market makes a come back

23 May 2016

According to Savills, take-up in the Watford office market hit 104,678 sq ft (9,733 sq m) in May of 2016, a 40% increase on last year’s total take-up of 74,683 sq ft (6,938 sq m), driven by continued corporate commitment to the town.

 
 
York's residential property price growth outperforms the north

York's residential property price growth outperforms the north

20 May 2016

New research launched by Savills this week reveals that property price growth in York has significantly outperformed the rest of Yorkshire and the north of England since the credit crunch, and buyers from outside the region are moving to the area from all over the UK.

 
 
County Durham's housing market to strengthen as a result of positive employment growth

County Durham's housing market to strengthen as a result of positive employment growth

20 May 2016

New research by Savills reveals that the housing market in County Durham is on the rise and will be boosted further by the region’s positive employment growth, with prime property values across the north of England expected to rise by 18.2% over the next five years.

 
 
Sale completes on Chicago's Old Post Office

Sale completes on Chicago's Old Post Office

20 May 2016

International Property Developers North America (IPDNA), a company owned by the late Bill Davies of Liverpool and represented by Savills, has completed the sale of the Old Post Office on Van Buren Street, Chicago and adjacent sites to New York-based investment group 601W Companies for a net price of $130 million. 601W Companies was represented by HFF.

 
 
Savills putts Oadby Golf Course on the market in Leicester

Savills putts Oadby Golf Course on the market in Leicester

19 May 2016

Savills, on behalf of Leicester Racecourse Holdings Limited, is marketing the opportunity to lease Oadby Golf Course in Leicester.

 
 
JD Wetherspoon appoints Savills and CBRE to dispose of 45 pubs

JD Wetherspoon appoints Savills and CBRE to dispose of 45 pubs

19 May 2016

Pub operator JD Wetherspoon has appointed Savills and CBRE to handle the disposal of 45 of its pubs.

 
 
Savills healthcare team expands with two new appointments

Savills healthcare team expands with two new appointments

19 May 2016

International real estate advisor Savills has expanded its healthcare team with the appointment of Jon Lee and Ben Nield, who are both based at the firm’s Margaret Street office in London.

 
 
Two new retailers sign up for Idlewells Shopping Centre, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Two new retailers sign up for Idlewells Shopping Centre, Sutton-in-Ashfield

18 May 2016

International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of Eisinger Limited and its fund manager Ellandi, has let two retail units at Idlewells Shopping Centre, Sutton-in-Ashfield. 

 
 
Three deals in the bag at Trinity Walk, Wakefield

Three deals in the bag at Trinity Walk, Wakefield

18 May 2016

Orion Capital Managers, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has let two retail units at Trinity Walk in Wakefield.

 
 
New care home to come to Kingston Vale following sale and pre-let

New care home to come to Kingston Vale following sale and pre-let

18 May 2016

Following a pre-let to Care UK, Savills, on behalf of AK Property Investment Ltd, has agreed the off market sale of a new purpose built 59-bed care home, Sherwood Grange, in Kingston Vale, London to LaSalle Investment Management.

 
 

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