Monthly Review London West End Offices - May 2015
Take-up in the West End reached 0.147m sq ft in April, bringing take-up for the first four months of 2015 to 0.818msq ft. This is 18% down on the same period last year.
Monthly Review London City Offices - May 2015
Despite some commentators expecting a slowdown in demand due to the election, take-up in the City reached 0.50m sq ft in April. On the other hand, supply saw a slight uptick in April, reaching 5.55m sq ft, equating to a vacancy rate of 6.2%.
UK Retail Focus - April 2015
UK retail sales continue to grow in Q1; with 24 consecutive months of positive growth, this is the longest period of sustained growth since May 2008. Furthermore, vacancies dropped in every region of the UK.