Tag: Industrial Property

Industrial Growth set to boost Demand in Property Sector

Posted on 13 May, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Economy

Growth in the industrial sector has fallen somewhat since its stellar performance during 2014, with experts citing uncertainties due to the general election along with a drop in demand for Britain’s major exporters for the lull. However, the industry posted... Read More

Speculative Industrial Development expanding throughout UK

Posted on 8 May, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Developments

According to DTZ, speculative development of industrial space over 50,000 sq ft, expanded outside the M1/M6/M25 corridors the first time since development recommenced towards the end of 2013. Two units totalling 138,000 sq ft in Chandlers Ford, Hampshire... Read More

Stoford cashes in on upturn with Impressive Project Pipeline

Posted on 4 May, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Stoford, the privately owned development company, has amassed a project pipeline of 18 commercial and industrial warehouse schemes totalling more than 10-million sq ft. If laid side by side the sites would cover 700 acres. The Birmingham-headquartered... Read More

Bond Car Maker targets two Potential Production Sites

Posted on 14 April, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Business News

Aston Martin has confirmed it has been talking to both Westminster and the Welsh Government over its plans to open a new plant to build its new eco-friendly sports car. Headquartered in Gaydon, Warwickshire, the company behind James Bond’s prefered... Read More

IM Properties completes and fully lets Solihull Business Park in just 18 months

Posted on 8 April, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Top Properties

IM Properties has completed and fully let its Solihull Business Park scheme only 18 months after initially acquiring the site, the award winning developer has confirmed. Marketing group Innerworkings is the latest company to take up space at the park,... Read More

It’s time for the Industrial Sector to speak up and be heard says BPF

Posted on 18 March, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy

At a parliamentary reception, the UK's largest industrial landlords have warned that the shortage of new industrial property will cause long term obstacles on the path to economic recovery. According to research from the British Property Federation... Read More

Supply shortage threatens recovery of North East Industrial Market

Posted on 6 March, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Industry News

Yesterday we reported that a dynamic year lay ahead for the UK industrial and logistics market where transactions, take-up and investment are hitting pre-recession levels. This is certainly the case in the North East where demand is intensifying but,... Read More

“Dynamic” Year Ahead for Industrial & Logistics Markets

Posted on 5 March, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

Last year was a record-breaking year for the UK industrial and logistics sector — with transactions and take-up reaching new heights, investment hitting record levels, and speculative builds finally returning to pre-2007 numbers. The good news comes... Read More

Restricted Supply leads to fall in North West Industrial Property take-up

Posted on 28 February, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Industry News

As manufacturing firms continue to seek expansion opportunities, industrial take up levels in a number of regions have seen records broken, with the West Midlands enjoying high levels of interest. But in the North West a lack of quality supply has begun to... Read More

Industrial Property and Skills Shortages threaten Manufacturing Reshoring

Posted on 16 February, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News, Economy

As the UK becomes an ever more attractive destination for businesses, manufacturers are increasingly choosing to “reshore” their operations from overseas. But while a new report indicates that this could boost GDP by around £15 billion, a shortage of... Read More