Logistics market set for record recovery
The UK industrial and logistics sector is set to see record demand and the return of meaningful speculative development for the first time since 2008, according to new research from national property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton.
Ezra Nahome in Britain’s Best Investment Agent win
Ezra Nahome, CEO of Lambert Smith Hampton, has been recognised as one of Britain’s best agents by Property Week.
LSH grows its Manchester Building Consultancy team
LSH’s has welcomed two new members to its Building Consultancy team in Manchester, with the appointment of Senior Surveyor Ian Johnson and Graduate Surveyor Stuart Carr.
LSH secures 20,000 sq ft office letting for myhomemove
LSH was appointed by Leicester-based conveyancing firm myhomemove earlier this year to source the right location for its first Northern based office.
Commercial property investment jumps 50% in 2013
Investment in the UK commercial property sector increased to £44.9bn in 2013 – a 50% rise on the previous year and the highest volume achieved since 2007.
LSH brings Waters Corporation sites to market
LSH has started to market two buildings on behalf of client Waters Corporation, as the US owned manufacturer of mass spectrometers, consolidates its operations into a new purpose built 220,000 sq ft headquarters in Wilmslow, which will be ready for occupation in February 2014.
UK property investment market set for bumper 2014
Lambert Smith Hampton is predicting a bumper year for the market in 2014. Investment volumes will hit £40bn for the first time since 2007 and the market will see total returns of 12-14%, after a very strong finish to 2013 for the UK commercial property investment market.
LSH advises Bury Council on largest asset
The Public Sector team at LSH has been appointed to assist Bury Council on its latest redevelopment at Bradley Fold Trading Estate, the council’s largest non-operational property asset.
Autumn Statement 2013: Chancellor's business rates cap too little too late
As predicted, Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the rise in business rates bills from 01 April next year will be capped at 2% instead of being linked to RPI inflation at 3.2%.
Investment activity across the North West continues to rise
Findings from our latest UK Investment Transactions (UKIT) report show that the total value of commercial property investment transactions in the North West increased in Q3 2013 to £313.2m from £292.46m in the previous quarter, continuing to exceed 2012’s total.