May 2017


St. Modwen & Tilstone agree £3.9 million investment sale at Newport's Celtic Business Park

St. Modwen & Tilstone agree £3.9 million investment sale at Newport's Celtic Business Park

26 May 2017

Tilstone the specialist warehouse investment firm, represented by Savills, has acquired the investment for Amazon’s new warehousing unit at Newport’s Celtic Business Park in a £3.9 million deal from St. Modwen. This represents a net initial yield on the investment of 6.325%.

 
 
Savills makes retail hire in Scotland

Savills makes retail hire in Scotland

25 May 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has bolstered its retail agency team in Scotland with the appointment of Victoria Freed who joins as a surveyor in the firm’s Glasgow office on 19th June 2017.

 
 
Higher education workers' desire for quiet challenges universities move towards open plan - Savills

Higher education workers' desire for quiet challenges universities move towards open plan - Savills

24 May 2017

80% of higher education workers say that having a quiet space for focused work is important to them, but only 34% are highly satisfied with the current availability of quiet areas in their offices, according to research from Savills.

 
 
The all round sporting dream on the Isle of Lewis

The all round sporting dream on the Isle of Lewis

24 May 2017

One of the last truly wild and unspoilt natural environments left in Britain, the Isle of Lewis, is a land of stunning coastline and dramatic landscapes.  Its standing stones, deserted beaches and, at times, Caribbean-blue sea, have captured the imagination since Neolithic times, and now there is an opportunity to be part of it, with the sale of Barvas Estate.

 
 
Admiral Insurance building in Swansea sails into new ownership

Admiral Insurance building in Swansea sails into new ownership

23 May 2017

PHG Capital, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has sold an office building, fully let to Admiral Insurance, in Swansea to Perfect Estates for £1.5 million.

 
 
Epsilon House at Gloucester Business Park fully let

Epsilon House at Gloucester Business Park fully let

23 May 2017

PHS Group, represented by international real estate advisor Savills, has let 9,907 sq ft (920 sq m) at Epsilon House at Gloucester Business Park to Club La Costa World (CLC World) and Speller Metcalfe Malvern Ltd.

 
 
Intimissimi deal sets new zone a record for Oxford Street

Intimissimi deal sets new zone a record for Oxford Street

23 May 2017

International real estate advisor Savills, on behalf of a private Hong Kong investor, has agreed a new lease with Intimissimi for its Oxford Street store.  At £1,153 Zone A, the deal has set a new record rent for Oxford Street.

 
 
Cambridge Business Park launches first available office space for two years

Cambridge Business Park launches first available office space for two years

23 May 2017

Savills and Carter Jonas, on behalf of The Crown Estate, are marketing a premium office suite at Newton House, the first space to become available at Cambridge Business park in almost two years.

 
 
Savills promotes two to head up European Retail

Savills promotes two to head up European Retail

23 May 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has promoted Larry Brennan to Head of European Retail Agency. Dublin based Larry has been one of the driving forces behind the growth of Savills in Ireland, where he was chairman for four years. As well as continuing to head up Savills Ireland’s retail team, over the last twelve months he has been co-ordinating mandates between Savills individual country teams on the continent, with a focus on the core markets of Spain, Germany and France.

 
 
Almost 1,000 acres of Lincolnshire farmland launched to the market

Almost 1,000 acres of Lincolnshire farmland launched to the market

23 May 2017

A unique opportunity to acquire two highly productive arable farms producing an existing income of £87,146 per annum has come to the market through Savills Lincoln.

 
 

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Victoria Buchanan

Victoria Buchanan

Director
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Jamie Jago

Jamie Jago

Director
Residential Press Office

Savills Margaret Street

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