The Crossrail Effect: The Trainline Boom is Realised

The Crossrail Effect: The Trainline Boom is Realised

Comprising 60 miles of track with 41 new and existing stations, the Elizabeth line is more than 90% complete and on schedule to open in December 2019, providing services running from Reading and Heathrow in the west (including Terminal 5) through the central tunnels...
Build-to-rent is a growing market opportunity for developers

Build-to-rent is a growing market opportunity for developers

The scale of demand in the UK’s rental sector is huge, motivated by several factors including difficulties for young people getting onto the property ladder and changing generational attitudes towards renting, creating what is becoming known as “Generation Rent”. Over...
UK construction showing signs of recovery

UK construction showing signs of recovery

The UK’s construction sector experienced stronger than expected recovery in June after struggling for the past year, with activity increasing at its fastest level in seven months. New orders at the fastest rate since May 2017 and the pace of job creation accelerated...
Record Year for Commercial Investment in UK

Record Year for Commercial Investment in UK

Expectations of UK commercial property at the beginning of 2017 were that it would be challenging for values, yields and take-up due to uncertainty and confusion caused by the negative impact of Brexit. However, investment in the first three quarters of 2017 was up...