With an average of 16.6 per cent occupancy, there was no significant increase in the number of office workers returning to their desks last week, according to the latest nationwide research from Remit Consulting.
Hybrid working strategies will trigger new investments across space and workplace software, says Verdantix survey
Independent research firm Verdantix has released its annual global survey of 285 senior corporate real estate & facilities management executives in the position to influence corporate real estate and facilities management decisions at their respective firms. The survey respondents – Heads of Real Estate, Directors of Facilities Management, Vice Presidents of Real Estate and Senior Managers of Facilities Management – reveal that firms are planning new technology investments across employee workplace experience, asset management and cloud-based security solutions.
Supercity Aparthotels, a specialist in luxury serviced apartments, is to launch at a new location in the heart of Leeds. Due to open in 2023, work will begin this winter to transform the former Jubilee Hotel into a signature new Supercity Aparthotel.
DC Byte, a data centre research and analytics platform, has shared the latest statistics and insights from its most recent ‘Data Centre Report’, published in partnership with Knight Frank, the leading global property adviser.
Panattoni, the largest logistics real estate developer in Europe, has signed a lease with Ocado Retail Limited, the online grocer, for a 346,132 sq ft speculatively developed logistics facility in Luton.
The UK healthcare sector has seen stifled supply growth in care home beds in the past year despite ever-increasing demand, with data from leading global property adviser Knight Frank revealing that UK care home supply has grown by only 6 per cent in the last decade, while the UK’s over 65 population has increased by 22 per cent over the same period.
Results from the latest pan-European INREV Quarterly Asset Level Index reveal the strong performance of European non-listed real estate. Total returns hit 3.01 per cent in Q2 2021, driven largely by capital growth of 2.10 per cent (up from 0.42 per cent the previous quarter) and marking the fourth consecutive quarter of positive performance, and the best quarterly result in three and a half years.
New data from market overseas property portal Kyero.com has outlined the latest changes in the European overseas property market during Q2 2021, as the company highlights growing potential in France.
Blackstone and Hudson Pacific Properties are to create a major new centre for film, TV and digital production in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire.
The Morris Project in partnership with DesignLSM has unveiled 22 Bishopsgate’s Market, managed by Rhubarb Hospitality Collection.
Henderson Park and Hines have started construction of their unique T3 Diagonal Mar building, located in 22@ North in Barcelona. Measuring 3,610 sq m, it is an office building made entirely of wood, with ambitious ESG credentials and fitted out with the latest technology.
Allianz Real Estate has completed a forward deal to acquire Tower 1 (pictured, ©Gross & Partner) of the new FOUR development in Frankfurt on behalf of a joint venture between several Allianz group companies and a Universal-Investment fund domiciled in Luxembourg, administered on behalf of German pension fund Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK-Fund).