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The latest news, views and debates from the commercial property industry. A mix of regular short interviews and the weekly news round-up, covering the whole of the commercial property industry.

The latest news, views and debates from the commercial property industry. A mix of regular short interviews and the weekly news round-up, covering the whole of the commercial property industry.
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The latest news, views and debates from the commercial property industry. A mix of regular short interviews and the weekly news round-up, covering the whole of the commercial property industry.

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English


Episodes

Retail vacancy rates at lowest in four years

2/19/2014
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Retail vacancy rates have dropped to the lowest rate in four years. According to the Local Data Company, the number of empty shops dropped in 2013 below 14% but Matthew Hopkinson, director at the company, warned there was a stark north south divide. In February's monthly market update podcast, he told EG: “London, the south east and the midlands are getting better but the north and north east are getting marginally worse,”

Duration:00:11:08

Mountgrange talks spec at 1 West Regent Street, Glasgow

2/13/2014
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Stewart Forsyth, development director at Mountgrange talks to Estates Gazette about the firm's first joint project with M&G Real Estate - the 143,000 sq ft spec office block 1 West Regent Street in Glasgow. With the official tour last week, activity is hotting up at the scheme...

Duration:00:02:03

Argent says Kings Cross rents will keep climbing

2/11/2014
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David Partridge, managing partner of Argent, tells Estates Gazette that commercial rents in King’s Cross, N1, are set to keep on climbing.

Duration:00:04:40

IPD: UK property exceeded expectations in 2013

2/3/2014
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UK property exceeded the industry’s expectations in 2013, returning 10.5% in 2013 according to IPD’s UK’s quarterly index. Not only are values moving in the right direction, but the recovery is starting to look more broad-based, with value and rental growth coming through in the regions as well as central London. Phil Tily, executive director and head of UK and Ireland, IPD, talks Estates Gazette's finance reporter Sophia Furber through the numbers

Duration:00:05:04

Innes England's Tim Garratt gives a Market Insight into the East Midlands

1/27/2014
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EG talks to Innes England director Tim Garratt about its latest research into the East Midlands market, which last year saw the industrial sector hit record take-up levels, while offices struggled.

Duration:00:06:09

Late burst helps Savills snatch office title in EG's Q4 London Office Marke

1/24/2014
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Savills pipped CBRE to the top of EGi London Offices Research’s first annual investment agents league table. Despite being more than £2.2bn behind CBRE at the end of Q3 2013, Savills finished top by a single percentage point after acting on three of the four largest deals in Q4.

Duration:00:04:51

BNP PRE talks about King's Cross and plans for further UK expansion

1/9/2014
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The chairman of BNP Paribas Real Estate, Philippe Zivkovic, was joined by non-executive UK chairman Steve Norris, and UK chief executive John Slade at the launch of 6 Pancras Square, King’s Cross, N1. They talk to Estates Gazette about how success at King’s Cross will contribute to group plans for increasing UK turnover.

Duration:00:07:27

Greenland invests in Wandsworth resi scheme

1/7/2014
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EG talks to Ravi Govinder, leader of Wandsworth Council on the investment of Chinese developer Greenland into the Ram Brewery project in Wandsworth

Duration:00:01:48

Ed Lister on Chinese investment in the London residential market

1/7/2014
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EG talks to Deputy London mayor Ed Lister on the £1.2bn investment of Chinese developer Greenland into two residential sites in London and what this means for the rest of the capital

Duration:00:03:15

JLL 2014 predictions

1/7/2014
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Guy Grainger, UK chief executive of JLL, talks to EG about growth predictions for the UK property industry in 2014.

Duration:00:06:02

EG talks to Bill Duguid, Managing partner at Ryden

12/10/2013
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Ryden's recently appointed Managing Partner Bill Duguid talks exclusively to Estates Gazette's Lisa Pilkington about the firm's three year strategy for growth, the general state of Scotland's property market and the hot topic of the moment - Scottish independence. Last month, Ryden reported a 7% increase in turnover to £11.3m in the 12 months to 30 April 2013, with annual accounts also showing an 8% increase in profit. The Scottish agent's balance sheet showed £2.9m in cash and no external...

Duration:00:03:36

Sentiment Survey: Cautious optimism

12/9/2013
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The industry has enjoyed an upward trajectory for some months now, but what issues remain and how will they play out over the coming year? Our latest sentiment survey roundtable asked the experts whether the good times will continue to roll beyond central London.

Duration:00:30:44

Market Update: how merry will this Christmas be for retailers?

11/28/2013
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In the last of this year’s monthly market updates we look at just how merry Christmas might be for retailers and if landlords should be worried about the approaching final quarter day. Local Data Company director Matthew Hopkinson said trading on the high street is still challenging and landlords probably should feel uneasy about the prospects.

Duration:00:04:56

Portsmouth development to feature 2,400 homes and 600,000 sq ft of commerci

11/27/2013
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David Williams, chief executive at Portsmouth city council, is joined by James Brounger, managing director South Central region at CBRE, to talk about developer opportunities for 2,370 homes and more than 600,000 sq ft of mixed-use space. The opportunities have been made available following the release of two major Ministry of Defence sites.

Duration:00:04:42

Emotional Finance: How emotions impact on investment decisions

11/20/2013
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Estates Gazette's Sophia Furber talks to David Tuckett, professor of economics and sociology at UCL. He was speaking at the IPD/IPF conference in Brighton on the topic of ‘emotional finance’ – looking at how emotions impact on investment decisions. Tuckett argues that property investors should use their emotions as well as the market data when making decisions.

Duration:00:06:12

Almacantar unveils Marble Arch vision

11/20/2013
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Mike Hussey’s Almacantar has unveiled proposals for a 408,000 sq ft mixed-use redevelopment of Marble Arch Tower, W1. Kathrin Hersel, development director of Almacantar, talks to Estates Gazette about the firm’s plans.

Duration:00:02:58

MAPIC 2013: Spain sees new investment

11/13/2013
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Estates Gazette talks to Stuart Rough, chairman of international architect firm, BroadwayMalyan at MAPIC 2013 on new investment in Spain

Duration:00:03:13

Amsprop Estates on Old Street

11/13/2013
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Daniel Sugar, managing director of Amsprop Estates, reveals that the company has bought three properties on London’s Old Street roundabout. He discusses why the firm is investing heavily in the City Fringe success story

Duration:00:01:56

IPD: Commercial property confidence returns in Q3

11/5/2013
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UK commercial property returned 2.8% in Q3 this year, with capital value growth making up 1.3% of the total figure, according to IPD UK’s Quarterly Property Index. Estates Gazette's Sophia Furber speaks with Phil Tily, head of research, UK and Ireland at IPD about the results.

Duration:00:05:48

Market Update: Budget supermarkets and London offices boom

10/31/2013
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In October’s monthly market update we look how the recovery is taking hold in both the retail and London offices market . In retail budget supermarkets are stealing a march and we find out why Christmas trading has lost it’s importance. Meanwhile in offices, we look at what’s behind the capital’s bumper Q3.

Duration:00:11:30