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.
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.
New data shows Leeds office take-up highest on record for 15 years
A surge in occupier demand for office space in Leeds last year has resulted in the best take-up figures for over 15 years providing further evidence of the recovery in regional leasing markets as economic conditions improve according to newly released data from the Leeds Office Agents’ Forum (LOAF).
LSH grows Building Consultancy team
LSH has bolstered its northern Building Consultancy offering with the appointment of Jon Anderson as Director and Richard Prior as Senior Surveyor.
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.
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%.
LSH facilitates sale of Granary Wharf House in Leeds to Lhasa Limited
The 20,805 sq ft building in Leeds city centre will function as the educational charity’s new HQ.
Tom Burlaga joins LSH's agency team in Sheffield
Tom Burlaga has joined our agency team in Sheffield as a surveyor to support Guy Gilfillan in servicing the office's new and existing landlord and occupier clients.
Yorkshire's cumulative investment volume highest since 2010
A total of £301m was invested in commercial property across Yorkshire in Q3 2013, according to our latest research, UK Investment Transactions (UKIT) Q3 2013. This takes the total for the year-to-date to £727m; a 21% increase compared with the same period in 2012 and the highest cumulative total since 2010.