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.
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 secures Nottingham office investment
Marlborough Property Co. Ltd purchases Water Court – a 17,500 sq ft office scheme in Canal Street.
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 secure largest office transaction of 2013 in the Greater Nottingham market place
46,250 sq ft of office accommodation let at Sherwood Business Park in Nottingham.
Developer activity heralds return of confidence
Jane Taylor, Director in Office Agency, considers the findings from LSH's latest East Midlands Office Market Pulse.
Aerial specialist signals start of exciting era
Popular Nottingham industrial estate fully let after national telecoms maintenance company secures final warehouse unit.
Hot property appeals to spa entrepreneur
An ambitious young East Midlands entrepreneur has found a hot property for his booming business.
Spotlight on office market as forum launched
The newly launched Leicester Office Market Forum will aim to increase prime office supply and attract new investment and jobs to the city.
LSH appointed on £284m Local Infrastructure Fund
LSH's Planning and Development Consultancy division has been appointed by the Homes and Communities Agency to advise on bids received for the £284m Local Infrastructure Fund.