April 2016


Prime new retail space available at The Brewery Quarter, Cheltenham

Prime new retail space available at The Brewery Quarter, Cheltenham

29 April 2016

Acting on behalf of NFUM, joint letting agents Savills and KLM have formally launched the marketing for the new retail extension at The Brewery Quarter in Cheltenham.

 
 
GPE sells Mortimer House, London W1

GPE sells Mortimer House, London W1

29 April 2016

Savills, on behalf of Great Portland Estates plc (“GPE”), has sold the vacant freehold of Mortimer House, 37/41 Mortimer Street, London to a private investor for a price of £26.95 million.

 
 
Steel framework in place at North West's largest industrial spec dev

Steel framework in place at North West's largest industrial spec dev

28 April 2016

Exeter Property Group and First Industrial have completed the steel framework of 360 at Logistics North in Bolton, the North West’s largest industrial speculative development.  Savills and JLL have been instructed as joint letting agents for the major new unit.

 
 
Tech and R&D occupiers create new city centre cluster in Cambridge

Tech and R&D occupiers create new city centre cluster in Cambridge

28 April 2016

According to Savills, take-up of office space in the centre of Cambridge has increased in the past six months marked by a flurry of sub 10,000 sq ft  (929 sq m) transactions.  This is largely due to tech occupiers seeing the benefits of relocating to the city’s central business district.

 
 
Savills appointed to sell SG House in the City of London

Savills appointed to sell SG House in the City of London

27 April 2016

Financial services group Societe Generale is set to sell its current London headquarters at 41 Tower Hill, EC3, also known as SG House, through international real estate advisor Savills.

 
 
Rental growth picks up slack as capital value growth slows

Rental growth picks up slack as capital value growth slows

25 April 2016

Average prime commercial property yields rose to 4.69% in April 2016, up from 4.62% last month; the largest upward movement since June 2010, according to Savills latest Commercial Market in Minutes report. Average prime yields are now at their highest level since July 2015.  

 
 
Successful leisure business in Wirral comes to market

Successful leisure business in Wirral comes to market

25 April 2016

Savills, on behalf of a private client, has brought to the market Church Farm in Wirral, Merseyside. The property is being sold as a going concern from a guide price of £2.25 million.

 
 
Bristol could become

Bristol could become "victim of its own success" unless new offices and homes developed

22 April 2016

High demand from office occupiers has led to commercial values catching up with residential values in several areas of Bristol, according to new research from Savills. This is leading to some schemes in the city now being more profitable as office use rather than residential, despite increasing demand for housing. 

 
 
The Sheepwalk Tavern in Acton toasts new occupier

The Sheepwalk Tavern in Acton toasts new occupier

21 April 2016

Wellington Pub Company, advised by Savills, has let The Sheepwalk Tavern in Acton.

 
 
The Crown Estate appoints Savills as advisor to Strategic Land Portfolio

The Crown Estate appoints Savills as advisor to Strategic Land Portfolio

21 April 2016

One of the UK’s leading real estate businesses, The Crown Estate, has appointed Savills as professional advisor to its Strategic Land Portfolio.

 
 

Key Contacts

Victoria Buchanan

Victoria Buchanan

Director
Commercial Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 7870 999 653

 

Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7016 3880