September 2016


Price adjustments needed to rebalance post Brexit prime London

Price adjustments needed to rebalance post Brexit prime London

21 September 2016

Post referendum uncertainty has compounded the impact of successive tax rises on values in London’s prime housing market and will delay the sector’s return to growth, according to international real estate adviser, Savills, which today issued revised five year forecasts. 

 
 
Success for Savills at the Estate Gazette Awards

Success for Savills at the Estate Gazette Awards

21 September 2016

Savills won the coveted ‘Residential Adviser of the Year’ at the Estates Gazette Awards last night (20th September).  

 
 
New Look signs up for Market Street, Manchester

New Look signs up for Market Street, Manchester

19 September 2016

British Steel Pension Fund, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has let retail space on Manchester’s Market Street to New Look Retailers Ltd. 

 
 
Flodrive Holdings launches sale of two Isle of Skye hotels

Flodrive Holdings launches sale of two Isle of Skye hotels

19 September 2016

Flodrive Holdings, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has brought to market the Dunollie Hotel and the Kings Arms Hotel on the Isle of Skye for an undisclosed sum.  The properties are available to purchase separately or as a pair.

 
 
Savills celebrates 20 years in Manchester as city's global appeal continues to grow

Savills celebrates 20 years in Manchester as city's global appeal continues to grow

16 September 2016

Savills is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Manchester after first opening its doors in the city in 1996.  From an initial team of three, comprising Mark Ridley who is now CEO Savills UK & Europe and senior directors Peter Mallinder and Patrick Joynson, staff numbers have increased to more than 200 making Manchester the firm’s biggest office outside of London. 

 
 
Savills opens in Luxembourg with new agency team

Savills opens in Luxembourg with new agency team

15 September 2016

International real estate advisor Savills has today announced the opening of a new office in Luxembourg which, after Brussels, will be its second in the Belux region. Since 2008, Savills has established a strong reputation within Belux’s investment advisory market and has successfully developed its valuation and property management services. Savills has now recruited an experienced office agency team of four and from September 2016, the new Luxembourg based team will work alongside the Belgium office to provide additional  leasing advisory and tenant representation services.

 
 
Newcastle & Birmingham top UK ranking for fashion spend

Newcastle & Birmingham top UK ranking for fashion spend

15 September 2016

Shoppers in Newcastle and Birmingham spent more on fashion over the last 12 months than those in any of the UK’s other top 10 cities*, averaging £304 and £313 per head respectively, according to new research from Savills and intu.  By contrast, shoppers in Bristol spent the least at just £184 per head.

 
 
Regional office market remains buoyant post Brexit, says Savills

Regional office market remains buoyant post Brexit, says Savills

15 September 2016

According to Savills latest Regional Office Market Spotlight, office take-up across the UK hit 4.4 million sq ft (408,773 sq m) in the first half of 2016, 11% above the long term first half average of 4 million sq ft (371,612 sq m), despite ongoing market uncertainty.

 
 
Manchester sees booming demand from aspirational and luxury retailers

Manchester sees booming demand from aspirational and luxury retailers

15 September 2016

Manchester’s retail scene is booming, with approximately 600 brands now present in the city centre including seven retailers which have arrived in 2016, according to international real estate advisor Savills.

 
 
Scottish value card is trumping politics in the post EU Referendum housing market

Scottish value card is trumping politics in the post EU Referendum housing market

15 September 2016

The value card is trumping politics in buying decisions in the post EU Referendum era in Scotland and the market is performing better than predicted, with more buyer activity compared with the same period last year, according to new research revealed at Savills Scottish Property Outlook in Glasgow, attended by 350 property specialist from across Scotland.

 
 

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