UKIT Q1 2018: Flying Start
£13.6bn of assets changed hands in the first quarter of 2018, up 5% on the same period in 2017 and the second strongest first quarter for a decade, according to our latest UK Investment Transactions report.Read more
Commercial property investment activity set to bounce back in second quarter
The opening quarter of 2018 has seen the commercial property market in Northern Ireland experiencing a slow start to the year, however, the forecast for the second quarter is stronger with an above-average £82.3m of deals currently under offer, according to our latest ITNI report.Read more
Record year for office market activity across Ireland
After a slow first quarter, 2017 was a record year for office take-up across Ireland, breaking the four million sq ft mark for the first time to reach a combined annual total of 4.3m sq ft, according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s Ireland Office Market Report 2018.
Industrial and Logistics Market Report 2018
A heady cocktail of structural change, tight levels of supply and increased confidence vis-a-vis other sectors is fuelling insatiable investor demand for industrial & logistics, reports LSH. Can the sector’s position at the front of the pack be sustained?Read more
Delivering a long-term transport strategy for the North
Transport infrastructure is a critical catalyst to economic growth. Aside from improving accessibility, infrastructure development will create countless trade, investment and employment opportunities that could transform the North of England beyond recognition. Getting the strategy right is therefore central to achieving the Northern Powerhouse vision.
IIM H2: Property investment in Ireland rallies in the second half of 2017
Property investment activity in Ireland increased significantly in the second half of 2017, however the total annual volume remained 35 percent below the five year average, according to our latest Ireland Investment Market Bulletin.Read more
Bricks and mortar retail are back en vogue
As technology continues to change the way we shop, the in-store environment will become a retailer’s point of differentiation. Stephen Proudley, Director of Retail Agency, explains.Read more
UKIT Q4: UK regions drive 'boom-like' investment
Almost £17bn of property assets changed hands in Q4 2017, the highest since Q2 2015. The end of year flourish pushed the annual total for 2017 to £58.8bn, up 25% on 2016 and 38% above the 10-year annual average. Read more