Archive for September 2010

Hines launches West End offices at record rent

US real estate investor/developer Hines launched its new West End office building One Grafton Street today with a quoting rent of £97.50 a sq ft, a record for Mayfair in this part of the property cycle. The 26,702 sq ft […]

Demand for West End office investments remains high

German fund manager Deka has placed a part let office building under offer to Danmerc, an overseas buyer for £42 million. The deal highlights once again the strong appetite for West End investments, where rents are predicted to rise significantly […]

Office Double letting for MEPC in Basingstoke

MEPC has secured a double office letting at its Chineham Park in Basingstoke, once again proving that the business park reigns supreme in the north Hampshire town. IT company Micro P has taken 17,500 sq ft on the scheme’s Elmwood […]

Croydon office occupier giant Nestle considers relocation

One of Croydon’s largest office occupiers is considering a move. Nestle, which employs almost 1000 staff, feels its St Georges House office block has outlived its usefulness. Previously the food giant was keen to stay in the borough but there […]

Exemplar to redevelop Rio Tinto’s St James’s Square

Exemplar Properties is to partner Rio Tinto in redeveloping the mining giant’s former HQ in central London’s St James’s Square. Run by the dynamic duo of Clive Bush and Dan van Gelder, Exemplar plans to create a high quality residential […]

Bray Fox Smith appointed agents for Gainsborough, Dunstable

Bray Fox Smith has been appointed to market the Gainsborough office building at Houghton Hall Office Park in Dunstable. The building offers potential occupiers the last available chance to become part of the successful 35 acre business park, joining other […]

M4 Office Market Gets Triple Boost

It may only be early September but the portents for the next few months look promising for the M4 office market. After a quiet summer period three important announcements have set a positive tone for the sector – a letting […]

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