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.


Manchester’s Ranking in the UK Commercial Property Market

Posted on 22 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

If you’re in the UK and seeking some warmth this autumn, the advice is to head for commercial property in Manchester, where it is said to be hot, hot, HOT!... Read More

Government to Encourage Business and Commercial Property Investment With Four More Enterprise Zones

Posted on 21 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

Commercial property owners and investors look set to benefit from the announcement that the government is to establish four more enterprise zones throughout England,... Read More

The Cost of Rioting on Commercial Property in the North West

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

It seems that Manchester has settled back into ‘work as usual’ mode despite the considerable amount of retail commercial property damage that occurred during the riots last month in the city centre.... Read More

SEGRO and UKCPT Results Point to North–South Divide in Commercial Property

Posted on 20 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

Reports from two leading UK commercial property companies have recently highlight further and growing evidence of the oft-discussed north–south divide in the commercial property market.... Read More

Attractions Abound in the City and Beyond

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

The present economic difficulties may have taken their toll on the UK’s commercial property market in recent times;... Read More

The Opening of a New Shopping Centre Next to the Olympic Park in London to Rock Economy

Posted on 19 September, 2011 by Ryosuke Watanabe under Economy, Industry News

Thousands of people turned up to the official opening of the Westfield Stratford City shopping centre last Tuesday 13 September.... Read More

European Commercial Property Offers Better Value, Index Shows

Posted on 18 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

Despite a worsening economic outlook and renewed uncertainty in the Eurozone over the debt crisis,... Read More

Investor Optimism in UK Commercial Property Rising

Posted on 17 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Economy, Industry News

The UK commercial property market is showing renewed optimism, according to new research in the Commercial Property Confidence... Read More

Is Momentum Building for Reform in the Commercial Property Industry?

Posted on by MOVEHUT under Commercial Developments, Economy, Industry News

The issue of planning reform, a common thread in commercial property circles, rumbles on.... Read More

Empty Commercial Property Rates Relief Cut Unfair

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

The government’s decision to cut the Empty Property Rates Relief threshold this year has caused a great deal of concern within the commercial property and industrial property sector,... 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.