Union Street Partners advises LCR on exciting proposals for new dining destination at Waterloo
27 August 2015
A planning application has been submitted by LCR to Lambeth Council for the refurbishment of the Leake Street Arches in Waterloo. LCR’s proposals, designed by Union Street Partners appointed as development consultants and architects Corstorphine + Wright, involve creating distinct spaces that will attract original and exciting restaurant, bar and cultural tenants to the area.
Investment in South Bank
14 August 2015
Earlier this month Almacantar exchanged on its commitment to forward purchase the Shell Centre at Waterloo. This is a significant piece of business for the South Bank and is indicative of the appetite that currently sits in this market.We believe that there would be further investment transactions of this ilk but, this is stock dependant. Blue Fin is in play and this will again highlight the strength of Investor appetite for South Bank.
Are you registered to the Northbank CSR forum?
5 August 2015
Corporate Social Responsibility matters and the Northbank BID would like to help your business to support employee engagement and get to know your local community better.
London waterfront to take on new look with Italian backing
3 August 2015
“The biggest single factor that has held back Waterloo as a business location is planning bureaucracy. The Shell Centre and Elizabeth House together deliver 1.5 million sq ft of office space, which will be transformative for the market, but both have been stalled for too long. In addition, Waterloo has suffered from too many changes of land uses, and from the inertia of large occupiers. Once some of the longstanding office occupiers move on, some other interesting development opportunities will come into play.
South Bank rents soaring as Demand outstrips Supply
17 July 2015
A chronic lack of supply in South Bank and fierce occupier demand is driving unprecedented rental growth across the market. South Bank remains Central London's tightest market, with Availability at 2.8% across SE1, SE11, SE17 and SW8.
Midtown defies low vacancy levels with standout Take-up
10 July 2015
London’s Midtown market defied its historic low vacancy levels in the 2nd Quarter to record a standout 733,424 sq ft of Take-up. The 2nd Quarter saw strong rents achieved across the market, with United Artists Media Group paying £83.00 at Orion House, 5 Upper St Martins Lane, WC2, and ACCA completing a standout transaction for 38,000 sq ft at The Adelphi, WC2 at £75.00.
Hatton Garden to prepare for the additional commuters that will be brought in by Crossrail
16 June 2015
This month sees the first meeting of the Hatton Garden BID – an association of businesses trading in area that want to play an active part in its future.
London starts spinning on a new axis
27 May 2015
Anyone that works, lives or simply visits London will testify that our capital is changing rapidly, possibly more rapidly than at any time in its history.
Occupational trends driving expansion of Midtown
14 April 2015
Occupational trends are driving the expansion of Midtown, with Smithfield, Clerkenwell and Farringdon all now within the market’s parameters according to new research by Farebrother.
Introducing our Farebrother Street Guide
30 March 2015
We are delighted to launch our Farebrother Street Guide – a showcase of the most popular retail and leisure destinations in London’s Midtown. Our new site is dedicated to providing the latest news and event information for some of Midtown’s best retail destinations - Lamb’s Conduit Street, Leather Lane and Great Queen Street. We will be highlighting the local’s favourite dishes, new product launches, openings and hidden gems!