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Property sector’s recovery spearheaded by London investment

Commercial property investment in the UK has seen a resurgence in the last year, with the IPD UK Property Index reporting returns of 3.9% in the first quarter of 2014. These impressive figures continue the positive trend of investment that the commercial property sector experienced in 2013. Notably, March 2014 has proven to be the […]

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Treasury announces ‘radical’ review of the business rates system

The business rates system in the UK is set to undergo a ‘radical’ review, according to the Treasury. The review will not affect the amount that a business is charged, however will attempt to create a “fair, efficient and effective” system, according to chief secretary of the Treasury, Danny Alexander. Alexander asserted that the review […]

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Investment in London’s commercial property hits a 6-year high

Investment in London’s commercial property in 2013 has totalled £19.9 billion and marks a six-year high for the capital city. In a recent report by property consultancy, Cushman & Wakefield, the impressive figures were revealed and indicate a 47% increase in investment over the previous year. Naturally, investment has still not turned to its pre-recession […]

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