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News 01/12/20

Allsop launches December residential auction catalogue, bringing 269 lots to the market

Residential Auction

Catalogue for 17th December auction is 15% bigger than this time last year, despite latest Covid restrictions 11 lots have ...

Blog 13/11/20

Why the world needs offices?

Office Leasing | Offices

As we now sit in the aftermath of a lockdown period, the one question I am asked almost daily is; what is your view on the fu...

Blog 11/11/20

Creativity in property management is key in difficult economic times

Letting & Management | Build to Rent

The outbreak of COVID-19 clearly took the business community by surprise, and it soon became clear that those who had robust ...

Blog 09/11/20

The reform that can redefine the real estate sector

Lease Advisory | Owner Lease Renewals

On 1 September 2020 two radical changes to the planning system came into effect in England. The first one is focused on an o...

News 06/11/20

Commercial auction raises over £42m as investors rush for quality assets

Commercial Auction

November auction raises £42.6 with 72 lots sold Largest lot of the day (Grade II listed office building in Windsor, located ...

Blog 06/11/20

COVID-19 and the creation of the Country House bubble

Valuation | Residential Property

Prior to lockdown the ONS reported that UK average house prices increased by 2.1% over the year to March 2020 however, annua...

Blog 04/11/20

The Investment Case for BTR

Build to Rent

There is little need for an introduction to set the scene for this article. We have all been through an extraordinary six mo...

News 03/11/20

Allsop raises £38m at October residential auction as competition for quality assets intensifies

Residential Auction

Leading UK auctioneer raises £38m on 156 lots, with a success rate of 77% Most popular lot (a former health centre and site...

Blog 02/11/20

Changing consumer habits help revive interest in film studios as an asset class

Commercial Development | Commercial Central London Investment

The streaming services industry which has grown to include Netflix, Disney +, Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, Hulu, HBO Go, and a h...

Blog 30/10/20

Knowing your onions saves investment tears

Commercial Investment

The outbreak of the pandemic and the subsequent lockdown proved to be a challenging time for the global economy, but neverth...

Blog 28/10/20

Residential Ground Rents – Still a risky asset class in 2020

Residential Investment | Ground Rents

A lot can happen in a year but 2020 has been unlike any year in recent human history. Less than six months ago the investmen...

Publications 27/10/20

Allsop Q3 2020 Property Market Update

Property Market Updates

Take a look at our Q3 Property Market Update 2020 outlining our thoughts on the market, looking at its varying performance, ...

Blog 26/10/20

Business Rates Review: Call for Evidence

Occupier Business Rates

At the spring budget the Government announced it would conduct a fundamental review of business rates due to the widespread c...

Blog 23/10/20

Student housing and the importance of wellbeing during a global pandemic

Student Housing

Going to university for the first time can be daunting enough with the multitude of pressures: deciding which university to ...

Blog 21/10/20

Accelerating the property market with a bit of help from COVID-19

Commercial Auction

The first six months of 2020 saw some of the biggest changes in the property market to date. Whilst a large portion of the se...

Blog 19/10/20

Is now the time to invest in residential?

Residential Auction | Residential Property

In a totally unique climate, auctioneer Gary Murphy looks at the opportunities and risks for the smaller residential investor...