Tag: building

Central London construction costs most expensive in the World says Report

Posted on 16 January, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Developments

According to the 2014 International Construction Costs Report, the cost of construction within Central London is the highest in the world. Construction consultant Arcadis has compared building costs in a total of 43 countries and discovered that the... Read More

Commercial Construction growing at Fastest Rate Since 2007

Posted on 6 January, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Developments, Economy

Construction firms enjoyed a hugely successful 2013, with the Help to Buy scheme introduced in the latter part of the year contributing significantly to the number of projects underway. However, the latest data released by the Markit/CIPS Purchasing... Read More

CBRE Group Announces Start of Real Green Research Challenge

Posted on 29 September, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

CBRE Group, Inc. has recently announced that it is launching the Real Green Research Challenge (RGRC), which is a four-year, US $1 million commitment from the commercial real estate services firm to fund sustainability research and innovation.... Read More

Terrorism Insurance for Commercial Buildings

Posted on 17 September, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

The cost of the attacks on September 11, 2001, cost Americans deeply, not only in human terms, but also a blow to feelings of personal security.... Read More

Not Got a Place at your Local School, Try the High Street

Posted on 5 September, 2012 by MOVEHUT under Industry News

As parents desperately try to get their child into their local school, many local authorities are turning to unusual methods to ensure there are enough places available.... Read More

Green Building Certifications Becoming More Common

Posted on 2 September, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

Over the past three years, the number of new office building projects in Hungary has decreased. New projects which have gotten off the ground are going green and seeing certification in higher numbers than ever.... Read More

LSH Takes Control of Regional Office Portfolio

Posted on 1 August, 2012 by Neil Bird under Top Properties

Commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has been appointed to oversee a portfolio of regional office buildings, the company reports.... Read More

Europe’s Tallest Building Unveiled in the Capital

Posted on 13 July, 2012 by MOVEHUT under Commercial Developments

Last week saw Europe’s tallest commercial property building in central London revealed to the public with a spectacular laser light show.... Read More

Office Building Transactions Dominate Shanghai Real Estate Market

Posted on 11 July, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Between January and June of 2012, over 435,000 sq m of commercial office space changed hands in Shanghai.... Read More

Commercial Property Landlords Targeted to Raise Awareness of Sustainability Issues

Posted on 17 June, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

Sustainability issues are having an impact on the commercial property sector, and landlords are being targeted in the latest campaign to raise awareness of these issues.... Read More