August 2017


Cross-border investment in Nordics surges 23%

Cross-border investment in Nordics surges 23%

09 August 2017

Cross-border investment into Europe's Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) rose to €5.5billion in the first half of 2017, 23% up on the same period in H1 2016. This represents a 29% share of the total volume invested in the Nordics in the year to date. 

 
 
Savills grows rating team with new recruits

Savills grows rating team with new recruits

09 August 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has recently expanded its rating team with the appointment of associate Richard Garner, who will be based at the firm’s Finsbury Circus office in the City of London.

 
 
World renowned raconteur to help raise funds for air ambulance charity

World renowned raconteur to help raise funds for air ambulance charity

08 August 2017

World renowned raconteur, Rob Caskie will visit Lincoln in October this year to tell the heroic tale of British explorers, Scott and Shackleton and tickets are now on sale. The motivational talk, which will take place at The Engine Shed at the University of Lincoln on Monday 16 October, will tell the tale of the two great polar explorers and the human struggle they faced during their Antarctic expeditions.

 
 
Savills appoints Shaun Rhodes head of POP Marketing

Savills appoints Shaun Rhodes head of POP Marketing

08 August 2017

Savills has appointed Shaun Rhodes to head POP Marketing, a service within its property management division which provides event management, PR, digital marketing, strategic marketing and social media advice to clients.  POP launched in early 2015 and is now instructed on more than 30 properties including shopping centres; retail, leisure and business parks; outlets; and Business Improvement Districts. 

 
 
Milk price volatility a key driver in Farm Business Income

Milk price volatility a key driver in Farm Business Income

07 August 2017

A new piece of joint research from Savills and the Duchy and Bicton College’s Rural Business School shows that milk price volatility has been the main driver in the considerable fluctuations in Farm Business Income* (FBI) over the six trading years 2010/11 to 2015/16.  Although dairy FBI in the sample performed at a higher level in the South West, including milk price, than the average across England, similar changes to income patterns were followed.

 
 
Delta Properties instructs Savills retail team in Southport and Bradford

Delta Properties instructs Savills retail team in Southport and Bradford

07 August 2017

Delta Properties has appointed Savills as the letting agent at Marble Place Shopping Centre, Southport and the retail units on Bank Street, Bradford. 

 
 
Savills appointed to Birmingham’s Brindleyplace as new owner prepares for investment run

Savills appointed to Birmingham’s Brindleyplace as new owner prepares for investment run

07 August 2017

The office agency team from international real estate advisor Savills has been appointed as joint commercial letting agent at Birmingham’s landmark Brindleyplace estate.

 
 
London hotel market accounts for 55% of total UK hotel investment in H1 2017

London hotel market accounts for 55% of total UK hotel investment in H1 2017

04 August 2017

The London hotel market has remained buoyant in the first half of the year according to Savills, as investment reached £1.1 billion; 55% of the UK’s overall total of £2 billion. International investment accounted for 68% (£756 million) of investment into London’s hotels. A strong tourist market, narrowing yields and a weaker pound have all boosted investment into the capital.

 
 
NHS Wales Informatics Service moves into new offices at 5 Castlebridge, Cardiff

NHS Wales Informatics Service moves into new offices at 5 Castlebridge, Cardiff

03 August 2017

Savills, jointly with JLL, has let a total of 4,573 sq ft (425 sq m) of office space at 5 Castlebridge to the NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS). NWIS has signed a new eight year lease and will occupy two floors of the building. This forms additional office space for the Informatics Service, with the head office located nearby in Cowbridge Road East.

 
 
The Range seals deal for 40,000 sq ft store at Castle Retail Park, Nottingham

The Range seals deal for 40,000 sq ft store at Castle Retail Park, Nottingham

03 August 2017

International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of the Triton Property Fund managed by UBS Global Asset Management, has let a unit at Castle Retail Park in Nottingham to The Range.

 
 

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