February 2016


UK Income & Growth Fund repositions with £47 million of deals

UK Income & Growth Fund repositions with £47 million of deals

29 February 2016

Savills Investment Management, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has completed £47 million of retail warehouse and industrial transactions as part of a repositioning of the UK Income & Growth Fund.

 
 
Cereal maker moves into Peterbro200

Cereal maker moves into Peterbro200

25 February 2016

On behalf of a fund managed by Clearbell Capital, Savills jointly with Bidwells has let Peterbro200 on Southgate Way in Orton Southgate,  Peterborough to Bokomo Foods (UK) Ltd.

 
 
Fashion retail HQs take the catwalk west as central London rents continue to climb

Fashion retail HQs take the catwalk west as central London rents continue to climb

25 February 2016

According to Savills, office occupiers in the fashion retail sector are expected to see a 39% rental uplift when it comes to  renewal, causing a migration out of central London into more affordable office locations.

 
 
Under a year's supply of offices will see rents climb in regions: Bristol and Cardiff predicted to see largest rises in office rents at 12% and 9% respectively

Under a year's supply of offices will see rents climb in regions: Bristol and Cardiff predicted to see largest rises in office rents at 12% and 9% respectively

25 February 2016

The lack of supply of Grade A space in the UK’s regional cities is currently driving significant demand for value-add office refurbishment opportunities, according to new research published by Savills.

 
 
10 new retailers secured at The Galleries, Bristol

10 new retailers secured at The Galleries, Bristol

25 February 2016

Savills, the appointed letting agent, has let space to 10 national retailers at The Galleries shopping centre in Bristol over the past nine months.

 
 
Scottish Energy Minister and Savills Energy Director address delegates at the Solar Trade Association Conference

Scottish Energy Minister and Savills Energy Director address delegates at the Solar Trade Association Conference

25 February 2016

Savills Energy Director Thomas McMillan will be sharing a platform with the Scottish Energy Minister Fergus Ewing MSP on 15 March 2016 at the Solar Trade Association’s (STA) forthcoming conference entitled Solar in Scotland: The Future and the Opportunity. 

 
 
Motives of buyers and sellers of farmland remain diverse

Motives of buyers and sellers of farmland remain diverse

24 February 2016

Farmers made up 50% of farmland sellers last year – the highest proportion in seven years. For some this may be due to low commodity prices and the short term outlook for UK agriculture, others and in particular those without successors will undoubtedly have been prompted by the chance to capitalise on high land values and retire.

 
 
Savills Leeds appoints planning director and senior planner

Savills Leeds appoints planning director and senior planner

23 February 2016

The Savills planning team in Leeds has been bolstered by two senior appointments this month.

 
 
Savills expands Cambridge property management team

Savills expands Cambridge property management team

23 February 2016

Savills has added to its property management team with the appointment of Will Brown who joins as a surveyor in the firm’s Cambridge office.

 
 
Heathrow has only 1.4 years of remaining warehouse supply says Savills

Heathrow has only 1.4 years of remaining warehouse supply says Savills

23 February 2016

According to Savills, total take-up of warehouse space around Heathrow Airport amounted to 1.14 million sq ft (105,909 sq m) last year, a 17% decrease from 2014, due to a tightening of good quality supply in core locations.

 
 

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