Archive | July, 2011

This week’s top regional stories around the web

We’ve trawled the web this week for the top regional stories so you don’t have to. Here’s what the local sites have been talking about this week. Naturally London was alive with Olympics talk but the regional cities were keen to put their marks in the long jump sand too and Enterprise Zones made the […]

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Pics: Legal & General unveil Covent Garden office scheme

More development CGI’s have landed in the Focus in tray today, these are of a speculative office development in London’s Covent Garden which Legal & General is developing.The 55,000 sq ft building, 6 Agar Street, is due to complete in September 2012 – just in time for supply shortage the developer reckons. L&G also reckons […]

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Pics: Land Securities’ Buchanan Quarter development

Good to see Land Securities’ Buchanan Quarter development is well underway this week. The scheme completes in 2013 and will add 11 new stores to Glasgow’s prime retail pitch – and remove a long neglected eye-sore to boot. The upper mall in the neighbouring Buchanan Galleries shopping centre, which Land Sec owns jointly with Henderson […]

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London and West End synopsis

PUBLISHED 17 SEPTEMBER 2011 West End officesA look at trends in the marketplace.James Buckley, deputy news editor, 020 7911 1810, james.buckley@estatesgazette.comWest End investmentAnalysis of the market and forecasts Adrian Morrison, freelance writer, 07818 013 233, adrian.morrison@addmor.com  West End retailWhat changes have there been in the UK’s most famous shopping districtMark Faithfull, freelance writer, 0560 286 […]

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Today’s top regional EGi stories

EGi subscribers can read the full versions of the stories by following the links shown below. Some of our news is available free at www.estatesgazette.comRICS: Growing regional divide in UK property performanceCommercial property in London strongly outperformed the rest of the UK, according to the latest RICS UK Commercial Market Survey.Goodman seeks buyer for Leeds […]

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Regional markets head south but investors are heading north (and east and west)

Who to believe? There’s been a smattering of stories over the last few days looking at how well the property market is faring up and down the country. Yesterday Jones Lang LaSalle came out and said investors had shifted their focus to regional assets (EGi subscribers can read the story here.) Today the RICS reports […]

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RICS Q2 report shows gap between London and regions widening

Today sees the release of the RICS UK Commercial Market Survey Q2 2011 and you have to look closely for good news – if you are working outside the capital that is. In fact the conclusion is that the gap between London and the rest of England and Wales’ property markets is growing with RICS’s […]

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Today’s top EGi regional stories

EGi subscribers can read the full versions of the stories by following the links shown below. Some of our news is available free at www.estatesgazette.comJR over Telford Asda thrown outSupermarket giant Asda has seen off a judicial review challenge over its proposed plans in Telford, Shropshire.Alternative uses sought for Manchester’s ‘Whitehall of the North’The government […]

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EG Bristol, Bath & Swindon Focus synopsis

ESTATES GAZETTE BRISTOL, BATH & SWINDON FOCUS Published September 3, 2011 Development Analysis of the next generation of development projectsContact: Simon Jack, freelance writer, 01225 444 780simon@sdjack.freeserve.co.uk  Public Sector Analysis the Enterprise Zone proposalsContact: David Thame, freelance writer 01544 262 896dthame@clara.co.ukAgencyAnalysis of the agency landscapeContact: David Thame, freelance writer 01544 262 896dthame@clara.co.ukMarket health checkIf you […]

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Today’s top regional stories on EGi

EGi subscribers can read the full versions of the stories by following the links shown below. Some of our news is available free at www.estatesgazette.comNama targets Grehans’ personal assetsIreland’s National Asset Management Agency is taking a €270m (£238m) legal action against brothers Ray and Danny Grehan in the first case of its kind against developers […]

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