London’s Midtown market hits new highs
13 November 2018
London’s Midtown has recorded the highest take-up of office space in a single quarter since 2013.
Farebrother appoints Chief Operating Officer
12 November 2018
Farebrother has appointed independent consultant, Jonathan Fox, as its Chief Operating Officer. Announcing the appointment, Farebrother Senior Partner, Alistair Subba Row, said: “These are very exciting times for Farebrother. Jonathan has an unparalleled wealth of experience in the management of professional service firms and his role enables senior management at the firm to focus on client service and business development”.
Lamb’s Conduit Street laughs with the Chancellor
29 October 2018
Phillip Hammond the Chancellor of the Exchequer found time in his budget to laugh at the exemptions he gave to public toilets, but in reality, the laugh is with primarily independent retailers with Rateable Values under £51,000 who get relief on their business rates bills by a third for two years.
South Downs Way Walked!
1 October 2018
A walk they said, 120km they said, South Downs Way they said, easy they said….It was, without question, the toughest thing the team have ever done. The hour upon hour upon hour, the savage, unending hills, the uneven terrain and the injuries and blisters!! The rain on Saturday didn’t help, it certainly made the last couple of hours utterly miserable, but, despite all that, they made it, every single one of the 120km and just inside the 48 hour mark that they had set. Team spirit and comradery kept them going, not to mention the many people they know battling this horrible disease as well as knowing how much of a difference the funds raised would make to the charity.
Why invest in London real estate?
24 September 2018
London is a mature and well-regulated market, which is constantly evolving. Its reliable economy and political stability, combined with growth prospects and good governance, provide a compelling proposition for investors. The following are just a few key reasons to invest:
Supporting the next generation of rugby greats
14 September 2018
Farebrother CORFAC International are, once again, proud sponsors of the London Welsh Rugby Club Minis and Junior groups.
Trio launch new London mixed-use consultancy
17 August 2018
Three leading residential property experts have launched a new consultancy which will target opportunities created by mixed-use development in London. The new consultancy – Sq. One Real Estate – has been formed by Jamie Gunning, Guy Passey and Charlie Philip who together have more than four decades of experience through working with EA Shaw, CBRE and Kier Developments. They have advised on more than £4bn of development in London alone for clients including Legal & General, Shaftesbury, Aviva, Great Marlborough Estates, Capital & Counties, GFZ Holdings and Proma.
Football Tournament raised much needed funds for local charity
16 August 2018
Businesses from across London Midtown gathered to play in the Midtown Business Club's Summer Football Tournament in support for local children's charity Coram Fields. 16 teams entered from a range of local businesses from law firms to accountants. Urban Fitness (Chancery Lane) were worthy winners with Collyer Bristow lifting the plate trophy.
London’s Midtown moves forward on all fronts
27 July 2018
Office take-up across London’s Midtown rose by 43% in the second quarter of the year as the market experienced steady demand and declining supply.
Plant & Machinery Training Day
16 July 2018
David McCausland, Farebrother's Head of Rating hosted and presented the RICS Rating Diploma Plant & Machinery training day at our offices recently. There was lots of interesting debate around real life case studies.