South East | Offices
At a glance Q3 2017
South East Offices – Q3 2017Investment transactions totalled £1.15 billion in Q3, propelling volumes to the highest Q3 figure on record. Rental growth has extended into Q3, albeit at a slower pace, with new headline rents being set in several towns.
- Thames Valley offices continue to perform well, with 562,000 sq ft take-up in Q3 17, pushing take-up to date to 1.37m sq ft, in line with the same period over 2016.
- Based on data from industry benchmark MSCI, Total Returns for South East Offices stand at 9.6% (12 months to September 2017), surpassing All Office returns of 8.1%.