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Blog 08/10/18

Build to Rent: Mobilisation

Build to Rent

In the last issue of All Magazine, Andy Pointon explained the delicate juggling acts required to balance the challenges of i...

News 13/06/18

Gray’s shopping centre sells for £20.2m

Commercial Investment | Retail

Gray’s shopping centre in the popular Essex commuter town has been sold by Allsop for £20.2m on behalf of Lone Star and Ella...

Blog 31/05/18

Time to put the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation myth to bed

Student Housing

There is a growing consensus that the UK has too much purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). Widespread stories of empt...

Blog 12/05/18

Charity Auctions

Charity

I was standing in the confined space of Christie’s rostrum wondering how to break the ice. The guests from the Story of Chri...

Blog 08/05/18

“Can we really Google that?”

Receivership

As Fixed Charge Receivers we are appointed on hundreds of properties each year from burnt out sheds to multi-million-pound h...

Blog 30/04/18

The art of mitigation: empty rate act prompts novel solutions for landlords

Owner Business Rates

Research conducted by Northumbria University revealed that 90% of all empty commercial properties across the country are eith...

Blog 12/04/18

Headingley: from studentification to inclusive communities

Student Housing

Studentification is the process of social, economic and environmental change affected by large numbers of students congregat...

Blog 06/04/18

Build to rent – juggling the challenges of investment and development

Build to Rent | Residential Investment

In the last issue of All Magazine, my colleague Emma Hart discussed the importance of research in designing a build to rent ...

Blog 23/03/18

Allsop bolsters build to rent offering with new senior hires

Build to Rent | Letting & Management

Allsop is delighted to announce the appointment of Kelly Smith and Matt Smith, who have joined the company’s Letting and Man...

Blog 12/03/18

Area Focus: Vauxhall, Battersea & Nine Elms

Valuation | Residential Property

Regeneration project continues to power on in spite of a market downturn and oversupply concerns. With over 30 development s...

Blog 05/03/18

An investor’s view of the thriving serviced office sector

Lease Advisory | Offices

Why would you buy an investment property with a serviced office occupier as your sole tenant? The traditional answer would h...

Blog 28/02/18

Area focus: Elephant & Castle

Valuation

London’s Elephant & Castle derives its unique name from a local coaching inn that dates back to 1765, although the menti...

News 20/02/18

Pinesgate site in Bath sells for £26.5m

Commercial Investment

Planning consent to re-develop with Grade A offices and international college Europa Capital and Ediston Real Estate has sol...

News 07/02/18

Allsop expands its reach to target big Asian investors in new tie up with Millennium Group

Commercial Investment | Commercial Central London Investment

Asian capital continues to pour into London as UK leading property consultancy Allsop forges an alliance with Hong Kong base...

Blog 26/01/18

The evolution of student accommodation: A graduate’s view

Student Housing

During my five years at university I noticed a significant change in the provision of accommodation for students. In 2012, w...

Blog 06/01/18

Area Focus: White City

Land & Development | Valuation

The area now known as White City was, until well into the 19th century, desolate farmland bisected by a singular track: Wood...