Tag: Docklands

Central London Vacancy Rates at Lowest in over a Decade

Posted on 11 February, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Industry News

According to a report from BNP Paribas Real Estate, Central London has seen one of the biggest declines in office vacancy rates since the year 2000. In regards to take-up, during the fourth quarter of last year, 4.49m sq ft of leasing was recorded,... Read More

London Investment approaches pre-recession peak in 2014

Posted on 21 January, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets

Although the London commercial property market has proven immensely strong since the end of the financial crisis, in the years to 2013 it was yet to reach the heights of the pre-recession peak in 2007. However, in 2014 overseas investors and a growing number... Read More

Resurgent Financial Sector fuels London Office Supply fears

Posted on 2 January, 2015 by Neil Bird under Industry News

London’s resurgent financial sector has increased the demand for office space in the capital to levels not seen for many years, leading to warnings of rising rents and supply shortages in the course of 2015. According to data from Cushman &... Read More

Canary Wharf Bonds fall to Lowest Level in Three Years over Redemption Loss Fears

Posted on 30 June, 2014 by Jodee Redmond under Business News

Bonds secured by commercial property in Canary Wharf have fallen to their lowest level in three years, Bloomberg reports. The fall is due to concerns that the debt may be bought back at a lower value than the market price. The £954.3m class A1... Read More

Central London Commercial Property Investment hits Record High

Posted on 11 April, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets

International investors continue to flock to London with the improving economy and the capital’s “safe haven” status combining to create a lucrative environment. As a result, investment in the central London property market has hit a record high, with... Read More