Improving digital engagement could make high streets billions

A government report has stated that high streets could increase footfall and make billions of pounds by embracing new technology and improving digital engagement with shoppers. The Digital High Street Report 2020, initiated by the government and ... Read more

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The benefits of relocating your business to Birmingham

There has never been a better time to relocate to Birmingham. It was recently recognised as the most investable city in the UK in a report by PwC and the Urban Land Institute (Emerging Trends in Real Estate, Europe 2015). In fact, in 2015 there will ... Read more

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In Pictures: Battersea Power Station’s impressive new offices

Images have been released of London’s newest office host spot, the former site of Battersea Power Station. More than 1m sq ft of new office space is now available for letting, including 470,000 sq ft in the regenerated power station itself. ... Read more

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Retail recovery now more than just a London story

Shopping centres in the UK provided total returns of 14% in 2014, more than double the performance of 2013. The annual UK Shopping Centres Investment Report by MSCI and Colliers called 2014 “an exceptional period for the sector” and stated that ... Read more

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In Pictures: Incredible designs for London’s Nine Elms crossing

If you thought the idea of London’s Garden Bridge was a little bit left field, it’s nothing compared to some of the designs put forward for the capital’s newest crossing. As part of an international competition run by Wandsworth Council to design ... Read more

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Five offices that will make you smile

It’s a growing trend for modern offices to be stimulating and imaginative for employees. However, some companies have taken this one step further and injected a little humour into their surroundings; putting smiles on the faces of us and their ... Read more

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Five things that make a great high street

High streets in the UK face constant challenges to survive and thrive in the modern era. Competition from online retailers and the changing habits of consumers means that it is the most creative and understanding towns that attract people to their ... Read more

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£500m Crystal Palace project stalls as developers face ultimatum

Developers of the £500m Crystal Palace regeneration face a 20th February deadline to retain exclusivity over the project. Bromley Council issued the ultimatum to the Chinese ZhongRong Group, after the original agreement timed out at the beginning ... Read more

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Six buildings that define originality

Without innovative architecture many of the greatest towns and cities around the world would not stir as much interest as they do. This is our tribute to those buildings that define imagination and force you stop and get your camera out. Just imagine ... Read more

The dos and donts of social media property marketing

The dos and don’ts of social media property marketing

Social media is a necessity of modern marketing and something that the property industry is increasingly using in a very positive way. However, considering the importance of social media marketing, we've highlighted some of the dos and don'ts of ... Read more