Tag: Manchester Office Market

Record Breaking Manchester Office Take-Up Fuelling Northern Powerhouse

Posted on 26 October, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

Manchester city centre office take-up this summer was almost 50 per cent above the five-year-quarterly average, according to research from Bilfinger GVA. In its ‘Big Nine’ review of the regional office occupier markets the commercial property agent... Read More

Boultbee adds Trio of Manchester Office Properties to Portfolio

Posted on 15 July, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Boultbee Brooks Real Estate (BBRE)  —  the privately owned investor and developer which has the core of its portfolio in the Shoreditch and Clerkenwell areas of London  —  has paid £16m for three Manchester office properties. Local property... Read More

Rental Growth reflects demand for Manchester’s older Office Stock

Posted on 29 May, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

Rents for older office buildings in Manchester have risen by more than a third as businesses compete to secure city centre space. According to one leading commercial agent the trend has driven up rents for older floorspace in the 10,000 sq ft-plus... Read More

Manchester Office Rents heading for End of Year High

Posted on 23 April, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

The shortage of ready-to-occupy office space in Manchester is likely to push rents to record levels, a new commercial survey has warned. Outside London, Greater Manchester was the best performing office market of Britain’s six biggest cities. Last... Read More

Manchester Office take up set to top 1 million sq ft by End of Year

Posted on 4 November, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Industry News

Manchester is becoming an increasingly popular destination for businesses, with the number of office developments beginning to climb within the Greater Manchester area providing affordable space for firms of all sizes to expand. This has seen office demand... Read More

Chancery Place Sale demonstrates Demand for Exposure to Regional Office Markets

Posted on 4 September, 2014 by Neil Bird under Commercial Sales and Lets

Manchester’s Chancery Place office building has been sold to NFU Mutual in a deal worth close to £60m. The 15-storey city centre tower, in the Upper King Street Conservation Area, was designed by award-winning HKR Architects and was completed in 2008.... Read More

Manchester Office Take-up set to hit Three-Year High

Posted on 4 December, 2013 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

The latest research from Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has found that Manchester office space is being snapped up at a rapid pace. The year started off slowly, but Q3 saw city centre take-up reach 198,766 sq ft. This figure represents an increase of 77... Read More