Economy


In the Economy category you will find all the latest news concerning the economic picture and its impact on the UK commercial property market. This includes the wider effect on businesses, employment and consumers.


Former Pottery Works Offers Opportunities For Commercial Property Developers

Posted on 17 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Business News, Commercial Developments, Economy, Industry News

A recent BBC documentary told the story of the rise and fall of Stoke-on-Trent’s once mighty pottery industry. It was in equal part a tribute to craftsmanship and a lament for a ruined empire.... Read More

Tenants ‘Try It On’ With Commercial Property Landlords

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

A vast majority of commercial property landlords all over the UK have been approached by tenants, who have tried to negotiate the terms of the lease that they originally signed.... Read More

New Commercial Property and Job Creation For Jaguar Land Rover

Posted on 16 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Following the announcement in September that Jaguar Land Rover is to create 750 jobs at a new factory to be built as commercial property on the Staffordshire-Wolverhampton border.... Read More

Plans for Sexy New Office Block in Manchester

Posted on 15 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Business News, Commercial Developments, Economy, Industry News

Developers in Manchester are planning to demolish a 50,000 sq ft office block, in order to replace it with a brand new 80,000 sq ft ‘sexy’ office tower in Manchester city centre... Read More

Businesses Oblivious to Olympic Impacts

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

According to recently conducted research, more than half of London’s Small and medium enterprises (SME) do not believe that the games will have any impacts, neither positive nor negative on their businesses during the London 2012 games.... Read More

Unemployment Rising as Businesses Ride Out Recession

Posted on 14 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

According to research conducted by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), many businesses are choosing to ‘wait and see’ what happens in the economy, before hiring more staff.... Read More

Businesses Anxious About Claiming Riot Relief

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

After the riots in August this year, which affected a large number of commercial properties in cities all over the UK including London, Birmingham and Manchester, many businesses are still struggling to pick up the pieces.... Read More

What Implications will York Developments have on the Rest of the City?

Posted on 13 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Commercial Developments, Economy, Industry News

The City of York is to undergo a major commercial development, involving a community stadium and a new shopping centre, on the outskirts of the city.... Read More

MK Dons Bring Big Name Commercial Brands to the Stadium

Posted on 12 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

Recent details have come to light about the development of Stadium MK, including plans to bring big named UK brands into the area.... Read More

The Gloomy Picture of Britain’s Economy

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Sales at UK clothing and footwear commercial property retailers plummeted during the month of October, adding weight to the uncertainty that Britain will follow the euro zone into a possible recession through the winter.... Read More

Learn more about our Economy category

The economy affects us all. It can make or break Governments, prove a factor in the success or failure of a business and dramatically influence consumer confidence. Our articles focus on its impact on the commercial property market in the widest sense.

This means that we cover stories on how the economy affects the prospects of commercial property occupiers and their employees. We also carry the latest company, financial and consumer news.

So if you want to read about the latest corporate developments or keep up to date with recent openings and closures on the high street then this is the page for you.