UK News

Hardly a day goes by without discussion about property, finance or a major development getting on to the news agenda in some part of the world. This section of the website brings you all the news about Savills from the United Kingdom.

Savills sells historic office building in Bath

Savills sells historic office building in Bath

27 January 2015

The Bath Institute of Rheumatic Diseases (BIRD), advised by Savills, has sold the freehold of 1 Trim Bridge, Bath to BCPC Ltd for £775,000. The office building was sold with vacant possession.

 
 
Savills bags Poundland instruction

Savills bags Poundland instruction

27 January 2015

Savills has been instructed by Poundland to advise on acquisitions, disposals and re-site/store extensions throughout the South West and South Wales.

 
 
Lewis sets out Conservative housing plans

Lewis sets out Conservative housing plans

26 January 2015

Modern house building will be sped up to just ‘2-3 weeks’ and regenerated inner London estates will help meet the capital’s housing need, under a future Conservative government

 
 
The new LBTT is on average 2% lower than the rates previously suggested, but 27% higher than the rest of the UK.

The new LBTT is on average 2% lower than the rates previously suggested, but 27% higher than the rest of the UK.

22 January 2015

Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT) will replace Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on Scottish property transactions from 1 April 2015.

 
 
 

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Victoria Buchanan

Victoria Buchanan

Director
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Savills Margaret Street

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Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

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