Private housing repairs, maintenance and improvement (RMI) output grew strongly in February and March 2021 – the highest level for over a decade.
Around GBP2.6 billion was invested into UK commercial property in May, a slight decrease on the previous month, but more than twice the corresponding 2020 figure of GBP1.2 billion, according to Colliers.
Research from The Instant Group finds that suburban office markets are outperforming city centres for the first time in over ten years.
London multi-let industrial property had a total return of 20.5 per cent in the 12 months to end-April 2021, with UK-wide distribution warehouses returning over 18 per cent, according to Gerald Eve’s latest In Brief bulletin.
OakNorth Bank provides GBP50m loan to support Brigid Investments in financing McCarthy Stone’s UK retirement living rental portfolio
OakNorth Bank has provided a GBP50 million loan to Brigid Investments, a special purpose vehicle formed by John Laing, and Macquarie Capital.
More rough sleepers and people at risk of homelessness will be supported into accommodation through a new social investment pilot that will create over 200 move-on homes, Rough Sleeping and Housing Minister Eddie Hughes MP have announced.
Investor and asset manager N A S Invest Group (N A S) is expanding its business into the Nordic region. In partnership with a multi-family office serving prominent Danish business owners, the Frankfurt-based company has established a new joint venture based in Copenhagen with the medium-term objective of building a diversified real estate portfolio in the northern European countries.
The Dutch warehousing and logistics market is undergoing one of its busiest ever periods, as the Netherlands cements its position as Europe's leading warehousing and logistics hub.
A rapid rise in the number of electric vehicles across the UK presents an opportunity to support high street and out of town retail and an additional income stream for landlords, according to the latest research from Knight Frank.
Positive sentiment towards to European flexible offices has increased according to Workthere with data from the flexible office specialist showing that 54 per cent of providers are optimistic or very optimistic about the next three months, rising to 95 per cent for the next 12 months.
Following a quiet 2020, there are signs of recovery in the London office market with new Colliers research highlighting 130 active requirements for office space (of over 3,000 sq ft) across London, totalling over three million sq ft.
According to the latest data from property advisor, Savills Ireland, the total take-up of Dublin office space in Q1 was over 100,000 sq ft, which is low by historic standards but not altogether surprising given the Covid-19 restrictions in place. A total of 15 individual transactions were completed during the quarter.