MIDTOWN AVAILABILITY AT ALL TIME LOW AS RENTS HIT RECORD HIGHS
9 October 2015
Availability in Midtown has dropped to an all-time low 2.5% with occupier demand driving rents to unprecedented levels.
MIDTOWN AND SOUTH BANK OUTPERFORM WEST END AND CITY AS LONDON’S MOST ATTRACTIVE INVESTMENT MARKETS
7 October 2015
Midtown and South Bank are once again the two leading office investment markets according to our latest research with Union Street Partners and MSCI for the first half of 2015 using the industry standard IPD UK Annual Property Index.
Lack of Supply puts brakes on South Bank Take-up growth
6 October 2015
The acute lack of supply of quality office space in South Bank is stalling what has been central London’s fastest growing market for the last two years, according to the latest research on the London South Bank Office & Retail market for the 3rd Quarter 2015 from our joint venture company, Union Street Partners.
Farebrother wins three Midtown awards at the CoStar Agency Awards ceremony 2015
2 October 2015
Farebrother was delighted to pick up three Midtown awards at the CoStar Agency Awards ceremony 2015 last night for Top Agent by Number of Disposals, Top Agent by Number of Instructions and Dealmaker of the Year which was awarded to our Head of Leasing & Development, Jules Hind.
Farebrother launches Rowan Asset Management’s 89,000 sq ft Aldwych House, WC2, with World Cup theme
15 September 2015
London-based property company, Rowan, today unveiled the redevelopment of its iconic, 168,000 sq ft Aldwych House, WC2, building in the heart of Midtown. The building was showcased with an exclusive VIP reception attended by around 150 senior property professionals, who were given a first tour of the new building by Rowan and joint letting agents, Farebrother and CBRE. On the eve of the Rugby World Cup, guests were joined over lunch by former rugby internationals Simon Shaw, Tom Shanklin, Gavin Hastings and Phil Scrivener, who entertained the audience with their insights into the tournament.
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.